Using scrap leather cut from an outdated, Goodwill-scrounged purse, even those new to sewing can make this quick and easy tassel. Tassels can be made short or long, depending on your liking, and add an edgy flair to purses, shoes or even pillows.
Leather Fringe Tassel
Things you will need: leather, glue gun and scissors.
Check out Kimthea Layasia's leather fringe tassel tutorial at http://pursuitforvintage.com/2011/03/19/diy-leather-fringe-tassel