How to make tassel for bookmark
Hy guys, tassels and pom are my favorite things as it works as the cherry on the cake. I mean it gives additional beauty to everything like if you add them on the zip of clutches or bags or in any cloth or scarf it look more pretty. The vessels are of various types, you can make tassels with macrame or clothes or with many things. In the previous post, we had to learn how to make a bookmark. But these bookmark is incomplete without tassels.
So today we will learn how to make tassel for bookmark. With two different types of vessels. I had already given a tutorial on how to make pompom and tassels with three methods you can also check it out. But I think those tassels are big for bookmarks. So I decided to make tassels for bookmarks. Let’s start the tutorial on how to make tassel for bookmark. Before starting the tutorial let’s collect the materials for this.
- Silk thread
- Hard cardboard
- Pair of scissors
These are the material for the tutorial on how to make tassel for bookmark
STEP 1 – CARDBOARD TEMPLATE
The first step is to choose cardboard. You have to choose hard cardboard for this tutorial otherwise you will face problems while wrapping the thread. Now you have to cut the cardboard according to the size of tassels you have to make. The size of the tassels depends on the size of cardboard that to cut. Here I am making tassels for the bookmark so the size of card I choose is 6cm. You can choose your own size.
STEP 2- WRAP A THREAD
Now take a cardboard template that you had made in the previous step and start wrapping thread on it. Wrap until you get the exact thickness that you want. After that thread, the needle now passes the thread from the wrap. Tie it on top double Knott it to secure. Now cut the wrap from the bottom of the cardboard. Now a piece of thread to make a head of the tassel, wrap around the vessel and make a Knott secure it.
STEP 3- TESSEL IS READY
The last step is to trim the bottom of the tassel it will give the perfect tassel look. And here your tassel for bookmark is ready and can choose the length according to you. You can make this with various colors or you can do is to mix all the different colors of thread together and make a colorful tassel. If you want you can add gold end cups at the head of the tassel it will give a more pretty look to it
TASSEL 2: YARN TASSEL
Yarn tassels are everyone’s favorite. You can easily find them everywhere. Also, they are so inexpensive and you can make them easily in just 2 minutes. You can make hundreds of them in just one hour. Also tie can use them for various purposes like you can use them in home decor or wall decor or you can use as curtain tie-backs tassels. So let’s start the first tutorial for this you only need a colorful yarn. You can use as many yarns as you want to use. You can also go with one color.
STEP 1- COLLECT YARN
The first step is to collect yarn you can take as many as you can or you can simply go with single yarn color. The best part of making this second yarn tassel is you have not to buy the whole round of yarn. You can make this with the leftovers. So here I am taking four different colors of yarn. But you can also go with one color.
STEP 2- COW HITCH KNOT
In the 2nd step, take all the yarn together and make a cow hitch knot. To begin this knot take all the yarn together, fold it in half. Now push the folded end through a hole in your bookmark. And put the ends through the middle of the folded loop. Tighten the knot by pulling on the ends of your yarn. The result should look like the title image.
YOUR SECOND TASSEL FOR BOOKMARK IS READY.
Your tassel is almost ready now. If you want you can cut them short equally and straightened them straighter. You can also brush them if needed. And here your bookmark with tassels is ready. Hope you enjoyed my tutorial on how to make tassel for bookmark. If you like my tutorial on how to make tassel don’t forget to share this tutorial with your friends. Also if you have any suggestions you can tell me in the comment section. Thank you, happy crafting.