I'm looking forward to starting a little container gardening project this weekend....it will be completely experimental, but if it's successful, I will be so excited!
Today, I want to share an easy tassel that I made. I love adding a tassel with my purse. I made this one out of a buff-colored leather.
I used my hot glue gun. There are other types of craft glue you can use, but I didn't have anything else on hand!
Next, I cut a piece of leather into a rectangle. I had bought a bag of leather scraps at the craft store for about $8 a few months ago....it will last be a while! I used my rotary cutter to trim the edges and make the skinny cuts to create the tassel. I cut them about 1/4" widths.
As you can see, my piece is only about 3" wide. I laid my scrap onto one of the ends after putting a line of hot glue along the edge.
Then, I started rolling the tassel from the scrap piece end until it is all rolled up.
I made sure to put a little extra glue at the edge and wipe off the excess glue. If you wanted a little more bling to it, you could add an upholstery tack....or a little piece of colored leather for a bit more flair.
I love to add it to my purses.....on my black purse.
And on my current blue metallic blue one.....
Could be useful for some accessories, too! Enjoy the rest of your weekend, you lovelies.
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