Learn the art of passementerie tassel making with the third edition of the Total Trimmings Project book from Gina-B Silkworks.
Included with this edition is a mini tassel board set and 2m of fine gimp cord
Ever wanted to try your hand at fancy tassel making, but thought it was too complex? Now is the perfect time to get started! This project book will take you through a variety of tassel making techniques. From soft tassels to multi-element confections, you’ll learn how to create beautiful embellishments. The tassel projects range from the traditional to more modern ideas using fabric, paper & ribbons. Each will help you to improve your skills so that you can go on to create your own tassels for any purpose.
Techniques include: cord twisting - soft tassels & tufts - binding - pompoms - wired skirts - bullion skirts - wired ruffs - satin wrapping - rolled covering - barre - grappé - limacé - cartouchage
The project book comes with a mini tassel board set - perfect for those little tassels and pompoms. Just about anything can be embellished with a little tassel - from jewellery and cards, as well as larger tassels.
As an added bonus, the project book also comes with 2m of hard-to-find fine gimp thread* - specially made here in the UK for us.
The Project Book refers to tassel moulds made using the Paperlathe system
*gimp thread colour may vary