DIY Ghost Tassel Garland

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Every time I make white tassels I always think to myself how much they look like little ghosts, so it’s only fitting come Halloween to make a white tassel ghost garland to decorate your home or Halloween party! This simple idea is so cute and can also be adapted to create little ghost charms to hang around your home or in trees outside to greet trick-or-treaters. Enjoy this fun and festive DIY, and have a very Happy Halloween!

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

YOU’LL NEED:

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Secure exterior and interior tails of white yarn in a notch on the Loome tool. Wrap yarn around Loome 50 revolutions. Secure yarn in the same notch as the beginning tail and cut yarn close to the Loome.

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Take a new piece of yarn and push it through the space in the center of your yarn. Bring the yarn to the top surface of your Loome, opposite the side with the cut tails.

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Tie a single knot (like the first step of tying your shoes) then gently remove yarn from Loome. Tighten knot and secure with a second knot. Trim both strands of tied yarn to be even.

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Cut open all of the bottom loops of your tassel. Open up your tassel and rotate the top strings 180 degree so that the knot is now on the underside of your tassel.

Wrap a new piece of yarn slightly below the top of your tassel 3-4 times. Pull on the yarn as you go to compress and create the tassel’s head. Secure wraps with a double knot and let the excess yarn hang down with the rest of your tassel.

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Comb tassel to make it nice and neat, then trim tassel so that the bottom is even.

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Use your Sharpie to make little eyes and a mouth on each tassel. Press tip of the marker into the tassel so that the ink runs into the yarn and makes the details darker. Have fun and create different faces for each ghost!

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

Last, thread a strand of worsted weight yarn onto your yarn needle and string the heads of your ghosts onto the yarn to create a garland. Hang it anywhere and enjoy this festive decoration!

DIY Ghost Tassel Garland The Neon Tea Party

If you enjoyed this tassel tutorial, you can dive deeper into tassel and pom pom making in our online workshop How to Master Pom Poms and TasselsHave a spooky and safe Halloween!

Peace, love & neon,
Marisa

Leave a Comment





Let's Be Friends!

Friends don’t let friends miss a beat. Drop your info below to be the first to know about new products, awesome events, and content you won’t wanna miss.

It's always a party on our Instagram!

Follow along.

  • On a late night Pinterest binge researching washi tape project ideas 🤩🤩🤩 If you haven’t caught the clues in my IG story, we’ll be adding washi tape to the shop along with our Friendship Bracelet DIY Kit very soon!!!
.
I already have a few exciting washi tape DIY ideas for you guys, but in the meantime I’d love to know, what are your favorite ways to use washi tape?? Tell me everything below!!!!! 💥
.
P.S. You can find more washi tape inspo on my new Washi Tape Ideas Pinterest board at pinterest.com/theneonteaparty 💡
.
P.P.S. Four of these photo sources are unknown to me! If you have any idea whom the untagged photos belong to, please let me know 😊
.
.
.
.
.
#ABMlifeiscolorful#psimadethis #dscolor #crafttherainbow#creativityfound #abmcrafty #dslooking #dstexture#myunicornlife #candyminimal#huntgramcolor #livecolorfully #studiodiymoreismore#bandofun  #thatsdarling #creativehappylife #igers #ABMlifeisbeautiful #ABMhappylife #flashesofdelight#alwayschasingmagic #capturingingcolor #colorcolourlover #theneonteaparty #washitape #mtmaskingtape
  • One of my very first batches of pom bebes!! This was the first pom pom promo pic I shot outside on my front stoop to market our workshops, and it’s still as cute as ever! 💥⠀
.⠀
Speaking of workshops, we have TWO coming up in Maplewood, NJ at our favorite studio @ohcanaryart! 🎨 ⠀
.⠀
Sunday 1/20 Parents-Kids Pom Poms⠀
Thursday 1/24 Adults-Only Pom Poms⠀
.⠀
I’m so excited to teach again on my home turf and really hope to see our NJ Tribe there!!!! Link in bio for more info & sign up!⠀
.⠀
.⠀
.⠀
.⠀
.⠀
#putapompomonit #putapomonit #putatasselonit #wearepommakers #pompom #pompoms #pompon #pompones #pompomcraft #pompomlove #theloome #pompommaker #pompommaniea #pompomartist #ABMlifeiscolorful#psimadethis #dscolor #crafttherainbow#creativityfound #abmcrafty #livecolorfully#bandofun #creativehappylife#ABMlifeisbeautiful #ABMhappylife #capturingingcolor #colorcolourlover #theneonteaparty
  • Raise your hand if you too are in full-on @mariekondo mode 🙋🏻‍♀️ Today we tackled books (among a few other odds and ends) and slowly but surely little corners of our small and totally overstuffed apartment are coming together. 🙏🏼 I wish so badly I could just put life on hold for a week or two and finish all at once 😕 but instead I’m setting aside significant time each weekend + the occasional week night and won’t stop until this place is totally pared down. 👊🏼
.
For us that means there will still be lots of tchotchkes and things BUT everything will be loved and have a home. That’s the plan and this time I’m sticking to it! 🙌🏼 Now you all have to hold me accountable 😂😂
.
If you’re KonMaring your home too, feel free to share below any tips and strategies for getting it all done so we can all help each other out! 💥
.
.
.
.
.
#sodomino #currentdesignsituation #bohodecor #bohemianhome #jungalowstyle #finditstyleit #apartmenttherapy#mydomain  #bohointeriors #bhghome #howlboho #smallspacestar #smallspacesquad #moreismoredecor #hbmystyle #howyouhome #colourmyhome #fearlesshome #showmeyourboho #mydecorvibe #pocketofmyhome #myeclecticmix #bohoismyjam #colourstylehome #thedecorsocial #ggathome #boldbohemians #mariekondo #konmari #konmarimethod
  • My greatest joys as a crafting educator are making new friends and providing others with an opportunity to add a bit of creativity to their day! 💥
.
This was my approach at our first two-day, totally FREE make-and-take activation in partnership with @artistsandfleas! Popping up with our mini God’s Eye workshop was a wonderful opportunity to invite new people into the world of The Neon Tea Party, offer a chance to learn a new skill and continue to get TNTP’s name out there. 😊
.
Swipe through to see many of the gorgeous God’s Eye weavings our new friends made! I just love how each color combo is so different. 😍
.
A HUGE thank you once more to @artistsandfleas for providing TNTP the opportunity to connect with their community!!! It’s been an honor! 🧡 .
.
.
.
.
#abmlifeiscolorful#psimadethis#dscolor #crafttherainbow#creativityfound #abmcrafty #dslooking#makersmovement #dstexture#huntgramcolor #craftbuzz #crafternoon #handmadelove #makersgonnamake
#livecolorfully #creatorslane #makersvillage #thehandmadeparade #crafsposure #handmadeisbetter #favehandmade #handsandhustle #creativehappylife #mycreativebiz #studiodiy#bemakeful #pocket_creative #theneonteaparty