1. Wrap microspun yarn around 4 inch piece of cardboard 8 times. Then wrap the lame around 25 times or until tassel is as thick as you want
2.Cut 24" length of yarn, fold it in half, and thread through top of tassel and tie tightly. Cut other end open to remove cardboard.
Bind the tassel at the top as shown at right. Use different colors of Lamé and Microspun for a decorative effect. You can also use other yarns -- even embroidery floss to get bright and attractive colors.
4. You can optionally use beads or small washers for decoration on the cord at the top.
5. Lamé has a natural tendency for the strands to separate.