Make a Beaded Leather Tassel Necklace
All levels | 21 min 12 sec
Make Tassel
String Beads and Finish
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.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 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
Learn how to:
  • Make a leather tassel
  • String beads
  • Use a leather hole punch

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow class on making a bohemian leather tassel necklace
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Elke Bergeron
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
215 users recommended this class to a friend
Marie V
I love the necklace and the creative process in making it.
3 days ago
Quick & easy to follow directions.
January 21, 2023
Cynthia Payton
easy to understand.
January 17, 2023