How do I restore my tassel?
Turn the tassel over and thread the suspension cord end up through the middle of tassel head and pull completely through the head. Then, use the needle to go back through the tassel head. Tie the two ends of the suspension cord into a knot which will be invisible under the tassel body. Re-hang your repaired tassel.
Why does my embroidery thread keep twisting?
The thread length is often the crucial factor when it comes to thread tangling and if you fix this problem, it can be the main game-changer! The formula is simple. The longer the thread the more possibilities for the thread to twist on itself. The shorter the thread – the less prone it is to kinking up.
Can you fix embroidery?
As you’ve read, fixing embroidery mistakes can be easily done. You can remove stitches based on the stitch type used, fix embroidery mistakes by using scissors or other embroidery tools, or if you’ve stained your garment or embroidery, there are stain removal techniques based on the supplies you’ve used.
Why does my embroidery thread keep shredding?
The most common reason why thread shreds, frays, or breaks at the needle is because the eye is too small to accommodate the thread, causing stress and friction, which results in shredding or breaking the top thread.
How do you straighten a leather tassel?
Place the fringe (wrapped in a towel if necessary) between two blocks or other heavy objects to help straighten it as it dries. If the fringe is not that kinked and looks like it’s already straightening out, then you can just stand the object upright and let the fringe dangle, letting gravity do the job as it dries.
How do you straighten a mala tassel?
There’s an easy way to straigthen your silk tassel if it has become frizzy and tangled over time. Carefully untangle it with a soft comb or your fingers first, then place it near a medium warm radiator (never on a hot surface like a stovetop or burner!