Introduction

A simple twine-wrapped wreath is the perfect canvas for displaying colorful tassels. Use as many tassels as you like and incorporate a color palette that matches your style.

Step 1

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Make the Tassels

Gently pull out 6 to 8 inches of embroidery thread and cut it off of the skein. Cut the piece in half and tie around each end of the skein. Tie a knot, wrap around a few more times to create a pretty binding and tie off again with another knot.

Step 2

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Cut Skein in Half

Make sure both ends are wrapped tightly. Trim ends if needed. Cut the skein right in the middle to create two tassels.

Step 3

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Wrap Wreath Form With Cotton Twine

To do this quickly, take 8-foot lengths of twine and fold in half before wrapping. Secure the twine to the form with double-stick tape. Once the entire form is covered, add extra twine to areas that are thinner to emphasize the texture and reduce bald spots. Tie with knots to secure on the back side of the wreath and trim off excess pieces.

Step 4

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Tie Tassels

Cut small pieces of twine to attach tassels onto the wreath form. Knot it around the top of the tassel, then use the excess to wrap around the form.

Step 5

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Add More Tassels

Continue to attach the tassels to the wreath. Add as many or as few as you like.

Step 6

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Braid Twine to Hang

Braid three pieces of twine to form a rope and attach it to the top of the wreath. We added a bell and a little gold ribbon to give it a touch of Christmas cheer.