DMC Pearl Cotton Shabby Chic Tassel Christmas TreeBack to category
DMC Pearl Cotton Shabby Chic Tassel Christmas Tree
Use tassels as the foundation for a Christmas tree!
- Time:4 hours
1Cut 6 pieces of Dark Pistachio Green floss, approximately 6 inch long.
2Remove wrapper from Pearl Dark Pistachio Green skein and unfold skein. Cut into three 6 inch sections.
3Wrap a piece of Dark Pistachio Green floss around the middle of a segment of Pearl Dark Pistachio Green. Tie in a double knot.
4Fold Pearl Dark Pistachio Green segment in half, smoothing floss tails into segment. Tie segment tightly with floss in a double knot. (Note: because the colors match, ends can be smoothed into tassel)5Trim tassel to even out lengths.6Pin tassels to bottom of Styrofoam cone.7Create a few White tassels, repeating steps 1 through 6.8After completing bottom row, move up the tree to the second row. Pin tassels into position to cover pins of row beneath. Add White tassels randomly through rows for snow effect.
9Repeat steps 1 through 9, making as many tassels as needed to achieve desired thickness.10Top tree with snowflake, poking snowflake loop into top of Styrofoam cone.