DMC Tassel Ornaments

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by DMC Design Team

DMC Tassel Ornaments

Tassels put a new spin on Christmas ornaments!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:10 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Cut two pieces of memory thread, each 12 inch long.
  • 2
    Slip memory thread through the floss loop and tie it in a double knot.
  • 3
    Twist tails together until you have either three or four twists.
  • 4
    Tie to end of snowflake opposite snowflake loop.
  • 5
    Wrap second piece of memory thread around floss just below loop (about two revolutions) add a jingle bell and then wrap a third time.
  • 6
    Tie ends in a double knot on back of floss.
  • 7
    Clip memory thread close or wrap tail tightly around a needle to create decorative spirals.
  • 8
    Remove floss wrapper and trim tassel to desired length.
  • 9
    Cut a 24 inch piece of memory thread.
  • 10
    Tie memory thread to snowflake loop in a double knot then twist tails together.
  • 11
    Wind memory thread around a pencil or chopstick to create a spiral. Trim to desired length.
  • 12
    Use a dab of clear nail polish on all memory thread ends to prevent fraying.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:10 minutes

Project Supplies

  • DMC #117 Six-Strand Embroidery Floss in Assorted Colors such as Christmas Red 104230543 and/or DMC #117 Six-Strand Embroidery Floss Blanco 104230519 and/or DMC #117 Six-Strand Embroidery Floss 800 Pale Delft Blue 104230691)
  • DMC Memory Thread Silver 104502803
  • DMC Embroidery Scissors 3-3/4 inch 104232256
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bells 36 pc. 1/2 inch Metallic Silver 104243842
  • Nicole™ Crafts Mini Tree Treasures 5 cm White and Glitter Snowflake 3 pc. 104554848
  • Clear Nail Polish
  • Craft Needle or Pencil (for Creating Spiral Effect)