Inspiration: Tassel-Making Ideas

Make your own tassels with Dritz® tassel caps + yarn, floss or leather strips.

It’s tassel time! Luckily, with a few simple supplies, these of-the-moment adornments are easy to DIY. Have fun making tassels out of a variety of fibers and fringes, then finish them off with a metal Dritz® tassel cap. Your custom tassels can then be used in so many ways: hang them on bags, necklaces, key rings and boots. Let’s not forget the opportunities for home decorating. Curtain tie backs? Yes. Pillow accents? Why not. So, are you ready to talk tassels?

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New Dritz Labels for DIY Jewelry, Accessories & More

Give your original creations the credit they deserve. 

How will you use our new Dritz® labels for handmade items? The ideas really are endless. Our design team has had a blast applying them to new sewing and DIY projects. They’ve also gone back and added them to favorite handmade items that they want to claim as “original.” Take a look and get inspired.

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Fabric Easter Basket

Dritz® supplies + your sweet fabric = one super cute basket.

This cute-as-can-be fabric basket is easy to sew, and fun to fill with Easter treats and goodies. Perfect for kids and adults, too, this is a basket you can use year-round in your sewing room, bedroom or kitchen to store all kinds of things. Best yet, all you need to make it are two fat quarters and a length of belting. Finish it off with Dritz® cover buttons for added detail. 

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From Sew4Home: Make a Weekender Duffle Bag

New Dritz® hardware provides function and flair.

We’re really pumped to see the creative sewing projects that are being designed using our newest pieces of Dritz® hardware. This recent canvas weekender duffle bag from Sew4Home™ is one such project. Yes, it’s good looking. But take a closer look – can you spot the 8 different kinds of hardware it uses?

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From Sew4Home: Make an Adjustable Apron

Add dynamite details with Dritz® copper finish hardware.

Our friends over at Sew4Home™ shared this sewing project earlier this week, and we want to make sure you didn’t miss it! Take a look at their adjustable cotton apron, and take note of that copper hardware! The new Dritz® copper collection includes swivel hooks, slide adjusters, a hook/D-ring set, plus a variety of rings – all the parts to ensure that this apron is packed with utility and fashion! Find the full sewing tutorial and product information …

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