Beginner | 36 min
Taught by 100LayerCake
Learn how to make an assortment of tassels, big and small, with Jillian and Kristina – the creative masterminds behind 100 Layer Cake. Using a variety of materials, learn how to make festive cake toppers, napkins, wall hangings, and boutonnieres -- all featuring your pretty handmade tassels. This class provides endless inspiration to help you custom-create DIY wedding and party décor essentials.
Learn how to:
  • Make small embroidery thread tassels
  • Make large yarn tassels
  • Make tassel cake toppers
  • Attach tassels to cloth napkins
  • Make a tassel boutonniere
  • Make a tassel wall hanging
 
What you’ll get:
  • Lean how to make an assortment of tassels for wedding and party décor
  • 7 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by the expert instructors of wedding site 100LayerCake
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students


Chapters
Introduction
00:36
Materials
01:49
How to Make Tassels
06:23
Tassel Projects
05:40
05:47
04:25
07:08
Styling Tips
04:21
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • Hot glue gun
  • Scissors
  • Embroidery thread in a variety of colors
  • Paper embroidery spools
  • Small scrap of foam core
  • Thread
  • Brooch backings (for boutonnieres)
  • Large safety pins (for boutonnieres)
  • Belt buckles (for boutonnieres)
  • Small bits of suede or gold leather (optional; for boutonnieres)
  • Wooden beads (optional; for boutonnieres)
  • Baker’s twine (for cake topper)
  • Bamboo skewers (for cake toppers)
  • Cloth napkins (vintage or new)
  • Large wooden dowel (for wall hanging)
  • About 1200 yards of bulky yarn (Jillian and Kristina used about 10 skeins of Patons Roving for their wall hanging)
  • Basic craft or acrylic paint and paintbrush (for wall hanging)
Discussion
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