Tassels, with their Eastern heritage, bring to the fashion forefront an Asian element that highlights the direction in which designers, tastemakers and fashions most wonderfully dressed are looking.
Now although tassels
in jewellery are often slight in size, they hold amazing amounts of impact in the motion that they bring to the solidness of jewellery. Via the way they swing, mimicking both movement and the wearers slight drop in head, or turn or laughter, tassels are an accompany that draws attention to ones intimate gestures - especially when worn as earrings!
This dramatic movement can be represented through various materials.
'DIY' bloggers are well known for their threaded, handmade earrings
- using craft materials and market finds to fasten together what is one of this seasons most fashionable adornment.
Other variations catch the glamour and sophistication of tasseled pendants and earrings via rough cut of faceted gemstones
. This not only brings divine amounts of modernisation to the jewels, but an edgy factor also.
With their slight step away from the traditional string like material tassels, embellished tassels in precious stones
make serious sweeping statements.
Tassels continue their chameleon like ways by not only suiting the 'DIY' crafters amongst us or the edgier more rough cut appreciators, but also the elegant.
Clusters of string pearls
can be seen to be strung together giving this Eastern adornment a very classic look via such ladylike materials.
Whatever your taste in jewels, tassels seem to be able to adopt them all, making this tassel trend one of the easiest ways to stay editorially on key and personalise your jewellery at the same time.