What’s not to love about these stylish little boho inspired adornments? Not only are tassels versatile, perfect as earrings, clipped to your handbag or dangling from a pair of lace up heels, they also bring a playful energy to many wardrobe basics.

 

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Though you may recognise tassels from furniture trimmings and graduation caps, these dangly ornaments are quickly becoming one of the season’s most important fashion accents! Tassel’s are a key feature of Au Jour Le Jour‘s Pre-Fall 2016 collection, these are a few of our favourites…

tassel fashion trend
tassel fashion trend
tassel fashion trend
tassel fashion trend
The key to this trend is moderation. Keeping tassels to a minimum means you can play up the texture of this fun trimming and make them the focus of your outfit. Miroslava Duma’s pretty yellow overcoat is styled perfectly with small tassels along the shoulder line for a minimal yet stylish look.
tassel fashion trend

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Tassels are incredibly easy to make yourself and the best part is you can experiment with a range of exciting colours and sizes to compliment any item in your wardrobe. This DIY tutorial shows how to turn a few leather scraps into a fashion accessory. To view the full tutorial visit Honestly WTF.

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From Kenzo to ASOS you will find an array of tasselled options with varying price tags to suit any budget. Check out how you can incorporate tassels into your wardrobe when planning your next FOTF outfit for the races.

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tassel fashion trend

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SHOES

Even the smallest tassel embellishment on your shoes is enough to give your look a visually intriguing finish. Remember, if wearing tassels on your shoes, keep the rest of your outfit subtle.

BAGS

Bags with tassel accents have been around for a while and their charm continues to be a key trend this spring. The dynamic swinging movement of the bohemian inspired details makes a statement of style and confidence.

JEWELLERY

Whether they’re dangling from a necklace or hanging from your ears, one of the easiest ways to incorporate tassels into your look is with jewellery.


Feature Image: Rebecca Minkoff Sofia Clutch via Posh Classy Mom