diy your own christmas gift

I threaded long suede tassles through the rim of the disc plate and tied each tassle in place

Using small pliars, I removed the hanging discs and chains hanging underneath the disc plate
I also removed the chains that hang around the neck and replaced them with more suede tassles. I added random knots along each tassle (I’ll probably add some more)
The final piece.

I left a few chain strands hanging to mix with the tassles
Poncho: Spanish Moss. Suede fringe necklace: DIY
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Inspired by this post showing fringed necklaces, I decided to have a go and make my own.
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I found the tassles years ago and kept them knowing I could always use them one day.
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Anyway Merry Christmas everyone. What are your plans? I’m off to make apple crumble and wrap last minute things. The above necklace is my own gift to me (I’ve always loved fringe necklaces like this) but have a go and make your own.

40 comments

  1. La Petite Marmoset says:

    Wow, that necklace was so nice to begin with, I didn’t think there was much to do to improve it… but I was so wrong! The tassel necklace looks awesome! Have a very merry xmas πŸ™‚

    http://www.LaPetiteMarmoset.com

  2. Style Porn says:

    And way more fun to make your own! I love the finished product, can’t wait to see it on with all your boho-chic pieces.

    Happy Christmas!

  3. priincess emily says:

    This is so CREATIVE!! What a GREAT idea! πŸ™‚

  4. "L" says:

    Merry Christmas! πŸ™‚ And very creative of you btw.

  5. Alice says:

    wow, it´s amazing

  6. Camilla. says:

    Love this idea

    intothefoldfashion.blogspot.com

  7. Sia says:

    O WOW, how cool. Thanks for sharing, love Sia xx

  8. Tiffany says:

    I was on Spanish Moss the other day and saw this poncho. Fell in love, then saw it was sold out! At least it’s in good hands. And the necklace is fierce!

    Tiff
    eclecticmine.blogspot.com

  9. stylorectic under medical treatment says:

    sosooo good.i want one.make more and sell them…to me of course.wish you wonderful holidays dear!
    lotta love from us 3

  10. fashion clocked says:

    stunning- i fell in love with the fringed pieces you posted the other day so this makes sense- awesome gift and one off too! Merry Christmas! Katie.xx
    fashion clocked

  11. Missy Cheeks says:

    Merry X-Mas :=)
    nice idea!!
    kisses

  12. Nickie Frye says:

    This is fabulous. Did you have a spool of leather thong? It’s hard to find long pieces like that. The finished piece is stunning. Great job!

    http://nickienoel.com

  13. Sing says:

    Very cool.

  14. Sarah Dee says:

    this is the sweetest!!! Have you considered opening a shop? You always find the best clothes and jewelry and obviously have a great diy knack! If you opened an etsy shop I would buy everything!

    <3 Sarah
    theantiquepearl.blogspot.com

  15. Karen says:

    Stylorectic – If I do I’ll let you know. ps your latest post is KILLING IT.

    Tiffany – I didn’t think it would be online too long so I jumped on it. Yes, at least you continue to see it but here this time!

    Sarah Dee – thought has crossed my mind…

    Nickie Frye – no spool. I need one though.

  16. Diana says:

    Ooh, so interesting K! I can’t wait to see it in action! πŸ˜‰

  17. Nish Gibson says:

    Now that is beautiful!!!

  18. Anna says:

    Thank looks fancy. I love, love how good it looks.

  19. florists online says:

    The post is sharing diy your own Christmas gift good post

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