Beginner | 21 min
Taught by Elke Bergeron
In this class, Elke shares instructions for making one of her signature creations: a bohemian leather tassel necklace. She begins by teaching you how to make the leather tassel, and then demonstrates how to add the beads and leather lacing. This is a great project for beginning beaders and leatherworkers— experiment with color combinations and styles to make a necklace with boho charm.

Chapters
Introduction
00:37
Materials
01:21
Make Tassel
04:14
String Beads and Finish
06:36
08:24
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • 3 1/2” x 7” piece of lightweight leather
  • Poly board or old cutting board
  • Extra small leather hole punch
  • Poly hammer
  • Leather lacing (approximately 28”)
  • Brass compression nuts
  • Wooden and brass beads (approximately 40)
  • 2 tubular brass beads (optional)
  • Sewing needle
  • Lighter
  • Scissors
  • Strong polycord for beading
  • Pen
  • Fabri-Tac glue
  • Ruler
  • Tin foil
  • Rotary cutter
  • Cutting mat
Discussion
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