Spanish Dancer Tassel
by Colour Streams
The Spanish Dancer Tassel by Colour Streams is one of the Bloom Tassel Kits which were designed by Robyn Alexander, the original owner of Colour Streams.
The Spanish Dancer Tassel is a vibrant and fun decorated Tassel created to enliven up any dreary decor.
When making this Tassel you will play with different textured fabrics, crafting them to create blossoms and backgrounds and finishing with some simple embellishment techniques. Using the skills you will learn with this Tassel Kit, you will be able to create your own style and color variations to suit any decor.
Bloom Tassel size is approx 12cmL x 5cmW
The Bloom Tassel Kit contains everything you will need including detailed colored assembly instructions.
Additional notions and tools required:
- Sewing machine for zigzagging chiffon edges
- Gold Machine embroidery thread
- Size 8 Crewel needle
- Beading Needle
- Matching machine sewing threads
- Gold acrylic craft paint and paint brush
- Fine crochet hook or piece of wire to hook cord up through the tassel head
A little about the origins of Colour Streams
Colour Streams have produced a unique range of hand-dyed silk and cotton embroidery threads, specialty threads, silk ribbons, fabrics and fine Merino wool tops provide a diversity of materials for collage work, hand stitching, crazy quilting, mixed media work, ribbon embroidery, and felting.
The founder of Colour Streams, Robyn Alexander appreciated the style and flair that unusual embroidery threads could add to your textile arts. For over 20 years, Robyn crafted an extensive range of colours, in various thicknesses of silk embroidery thread and widths of silk embroidery ribbons and quite a few specialty threads.
Colour Streams textile arts and embroidery supplies and designs aim to inspire and ignite the textile artist in you – to help your imagination take flight and to
‘let the colour do the work while you play.’
This has been their mantra right from the beginning!
The full range of Colour Stream Hand Dyed Silk Ribbons can be found HERE
The full range of Colour Stream Hand Dyed Threads can be found HERE