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Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes
How to Make a Fringe Tassel Keychain
Always losing your keys? Can't grip your zipper? Make a Fringe Tassel Keychain! These trendy tassel accessories make it easy to key track of your keys and to quickly open a bag or purse. Just make sure to coordinate the color of your tassels with your favorite bag or backpack.
Loop 20, 6" strands of floss for each tassel.
Slide floss through jump ring
Slide floss through a 10mm jump ring. Bring floss ends together, hold the 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 the bottom section of the tassel so the ends are even.
Slide on bead
Slide an acrylic bead onto an eye pin along with a round bead. Bend pin close to bead and trim pin leaving 1/4". Bend and loop end with round nose pliers.
Attach tassel to eye pin
Twist open an end of the eye pin and attach the jump ring on the tassel. Twist eye pin closed.
Attach to key ring
Attach a jump ring to the beaded eye pin an attach to the key ring on the clasp.
Repeat steps with several tassels.