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Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes
How to Make a DIY Tassel Necklace
You don't have to shell out big bucks or spend lots of time to make a trending tassel necklace! Even inexperienced jewelry crafters can learn how to make a colored tassel out of floss and string it onto a stylish necklace.
Loop 20, 6" strands of floss.
Slide floss through jump ring
Slide floss through a 10mm jump ring. Bring floss ends together, hold jump ring and tug on the floss ends to even them up.
Tie & wrap another color floss
Cut another color of floss about 12". Tie floss around the section of floss below the jump ring. Wrap about 8 times and knot. Trim excess.
Trim bottom section of the tassel so ends are even.
Bead & trim eye pin
Slide an acrylic bead onto an eye pin along with a round bead. Bend pin close to the bead and trim pin leaving 1/4". Bend and loop end with round nose pliers.
Attach jump ring
Twist open an end of the eye pin and attach the jump ring on tassel. Twist the eye pin closed.
Cut a length of chain 18" to 22". Attach a jump ring and lobster clasp to each end.
Attach beaded eye pin
Attach a jump ring to the beaded eye pin and attach to the chain.