DMC Tassel Flip Flops

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by DMC Design Team

DMC Tassel Flip Flops

Easy DIY accessory!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the glue.
  • 2
    Wrap Turquoise ribbon around each flip flop strap, adding drops of craft glue between flip flop strap and ribbon to secure ribbon as you go. Completely cover flip flop straps. Fold ends and secure with glue. Let dry as you make the tassels.
  • 3
    To make tassels, leaving wrapper in place and pull a 24 inch length of Dark Turquoise floss and cut in half.
    Tie one piece of floss around the center of the skein and secure in an overhand knot.
    Fold skein in half and tie the other piece of floss around both halves and secure with an overhand knot 1/2 inch from fold.
    Remove wrapper.
    Using sharp scissors, cut neatly across the bottom of the folded skein to create the tassel.
    Thread a pearl bead on one floss strands at top of tassel and secure in an overhand knot.
    Secure all knots with a drop of craft glue.
    Repeat process for all skeins until you have 4 tassels each in Dark Turquoise, Medium Bright Turquoise and Light Parrot Green.
  • 4
    Tie beaded tassel to front of flip flop strap in an overhand knot .– Be sure to duplicate color placement on both flip flops. Secure with drops of craft glue.
  • 5
    Randomly add pearl beads to front of flip flop strap using jewelry glue until you achieve desired look. Be sure to place beads only on top of straps to ensure comfort when wearing.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • DMC #117 Six Strand Embroidery Floss 3845 Medium Turquoise Blue 104230302 (4)
  • DMC #117 Six Strand Embroidery Floss 3844 Dark Bright Turquoise 104230301 (4)
  • DMC #117 Six Strand Embroidery Floss 907 Light Parrot Green 104230737 (4)
  • Lime Green Flip Flops
  • Morex Grosgrain Ribbon 5/8 inch x 10 yard Turquoise 104796540
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bead It Jewelry Connection™ Pearls 8 mm White 330 pc. 104240726
  • Aleene's Quick Dry Tacky Glue 4 oz. 104147956
  • Aleene's Jewelry & Metal Glue 0.70 oz. 104145410
  • Scissors
  • Ruler