Wood bead garlands with jute tassels are such a fantastic piece of accent decor and they’re very easy to make so I’m going to show you how I make mine in this tutorial.
If you’re not into DIY, here are a few ready-made options: Amazon | McGee & Co | Crate & Barrel.
If you just need one garland, it might just be worth it to buy one ready-made and save yourself the time and trouble of making them. But I wanted several lengths of them for various uses over the holidays, so I decided I might as well learn how to make them and it was actually a very relaxing and fun DIY project!
MATERIALS & TOOLS:
- Wood beads (I used 1″ raw wood beads): Amazon (100 pack) | Amazon (150 pack)
- Jute twine: Amazon
- Piece of cardboard around 6″x3″
For the instructions, I’m going to use pictures rather than words to explain how to make them because I just think that it’ll be easier to follow and in this case visual instructions may be more clear. Here goes…
Again, if you prefer not to DIY, here are some ready-made wood bead garlands: Amazon | McGee & Co | Crate & Barrel.
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Laure Bohn says
Okay, this I can do! I wanna make some of these for my Christmas tree:) Thank you for these tutorials
You’re very welcome! 😀
Made 2 of these using your instructions. I love them.
How fun! 😀
Jessica Westbrook says
I love that jar / vase! Where can I find it?
It was just an old vase I had that I painted like this: https://www.ahousewebuilt.com/how-to-texture-bowls-vases/
How long is this garland?
It can be any length you want it to be.