Christmas decorations Christmas tree toys: Tips and ideas from the photo
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What is the most widespread Christmas tree decoration? Typically, these are ordinary Christmas balls made of glass, plastic or other materials. Such decorations can be found in every house, but you will agree that gradually boring monotony.
So it's time to think about how themake unusual Christmas decorations with felt on their New Year's themes that can surprise your relatives and guests. To make such toys look neat and professional, you need to use handy materials. One such material is felt.
For those who have not heard about such material, we say: felt is fibrous material, obtained by fading down .There are several types of felt, differing in width and structure, but they all have two main properties: durability and quality .
Fetcher is great for use in decorative purposes and is already used when creating hair, toys, accessories and other items. That is why the felt fits perfectly for as the basis for Christmas tree toys and other Christmas decorations .
Soft soft toys
These glorious miniature toys are made from the remnants of felt
You probably already saw such toys in special stores selling hand-made products. But because the toys made by hand, the is not expensive , it is best to sew them on their own.
Christmas tree toys in the form of traditional fir trees
The manufacturing process does not take you a lot of time, and the procedure is breathtaking and seem easy even for young children.
All of this zoo is made of felt: create your favorite animals with your own hands!
Let's find out what you need:
- ready-made stencils of various shapes ( snowflakes, snowballs, fir trees and others);
- itself felt ( it is desirable to take a few colors);
- scissors ( since the toys will be small, it is easier to use manicure scissors);
- pencil ( in order to transfer the stencil to the base);
- threads and needle ( to connect parts of toys among themselves);
- cotton, foam or other materials for internal filling;
- beads, beads, buttons, tapes and many other materials to decorate your toy.
Very simple decorations: they can be hang on a fir tree for the loop
Once all the necessary materials are ready, you can begin to create Christmas tree toys. First, you need to move the drawing from the stencil to a prepared piece of felt .This is done very simply: the stencil is superimposed on the top and is circled with a pencil. Then the parts are cut and sewn together by .You can do this manually or with a sewing machine.
By the way, it is possible to connect two parts of the toys using the stapler.
Remember! Sewing the two halves of a future toy, you need to leave a place to fill it with cotton wool or other related materials.
Christmas toys from felt on a Christmas tree can be done with your own hands
When the toy is ready, you can begin to decorate. For example, the Christmas tree can be decorated with small beads or buttons , which will look like Christmas tree toys. And the colored threads along this tree will replace the New Year's garlands.
If you sew Santa Claus, make a beard from wool or sintepon, and replace your eyes and nose with beads or buttons.
Tip: can make embroidered original patterns of bright threads on homemade feather toys.
We do garland
Elements of Christmas tree garlands can have a different shape
The advantage of the New Year garland made of felt is explained by the following:
- , first of all, it's easy and quick to make a garland with your own hands;
- , secondly, due to the strength of the material, the edge of the figures is not necessarily obmetyvat( seam is made only for decorative purposes);
- thirdly, the felt perfectly holds its shape and practically does not wrinkle.
The simplest garland - the circles cut and joined by the machine stitch
Making such garlands easier than sewing toys : you just need to to cut beautiful figures and attach the loop to them .Sticking felt one color to another and decorating toys with decorative elements, you will get an unusual garland, which will surprise your guests. What can you think of as a Christmas tree ornament? The easiest way is for the to cut a large number of bright colored hinges and skip over a broad or strong thread .
You can cut hearts, snowflakes, asterisks, miniature socks out of felt .Attach the loop to such shapes - and hang around the entire room or decorate a Christmas tree. You can use single-layer decorations, or you can hang up on the thread ready-made volumetric Christmas toys from felt to the fir-tree. With your hands, with the availability of materials and free time, you can make so many surprisingly beautiful and original New Year Christmas decorations and toys!
Tip: In order for your garland to look original, alternately alternate New Year's toy with felt and products from other materials. For example, combining them with large beads or ready-made Christmas tree toys made of plastic or glass. You can also come up with the original fixture.
Tie Christmas Ornaments with felt on the thread - the original garland
will come out. It is not necessary to make a large number of identical toys. For example, make an unusual New Year composition .Let your garland consist of toys in the form of Grandfather Frost, his gifts, several deer, Snow Maiden, clouds, stars and other elements. Such a composition will be an excellent decoration for a free wall or window, not crocheted.
Festive Table Decorations The feature of the felt is that this material is very stable : if you fix the toy with threads correctly, felt does not break apart and will not lose its shape .Thanks to this material ability, you can make original decorations on the New Year's table. It can be decorative cakes, stable toys and even small trees.
Tip: decorations you create can be used as New Year presents for guests.
You can make toys with felt resistant in several ways. If they have a wide bottom, can be pasted onto cardboard or other dense material that will create the basis for the toy. If these are two-piece seams, attach the to the toothpick or pencil ( depending on the size of the toys) and secure it on small caps from bottles or other supports.
You can also make lush trees : just think of a base in the form of a cone, and from above sewn or paste a large number of green stripes of felt. As a base you can use foam or plastic bottles, pre-giving them the necessary shape.
Christmas trees on a stable stand will be decorated with a chest of drawers and a festive table
It is desirable that the elements of felt should have a few shades. It can be not only stripes: to give originality to your Christmas tree, cut from them drops or elongated triangles.
Tip: You can use dense cardboard to create a base for a tiny tree, making it a cone of the right size.
Another way to create a small felt felted tree will be useful if you did not find the materials for the base. This is done very simply: cut a large number of sharp stars ( the more, the more brighter the tree will turn out).Such stars should have different sizes: it is necessary that each next star is smaller than the previous one.
Decorative Christmas trees can make an interesting decorative garland
When the elements of the Christmas tree are ready, add the in order and connect the with a sturdy thread. By the way, it is not necessary to make stars: you can make beautiful trees and with the help of circles.
Important! If there are not many such elements, the tree will not get high enough. You can raise it with beads: they should be pulled into a thread after each layer of the fir tree.
After the fir tree is ready, decorate it with beads or beads and attach the bow or a small asterisk at the top of the .It can be made from salty dough, cardboard or also cut from felt yellow or orange.
Photo of decorative Christmas trees, decorated with
beads. There are also more complex ways to create a small Christmas tree for decorating the table. Elements of felt can be wrapped in different directions and glued to a conical basis. And if the elements of a Christmas tree are pre-made with a toothed, a Christmas tree will seem even more luster than .
For a miniature tree you can take a felt of any color or make the Christmas tree multicolored - from the remnants of the material
By the way, such Christmas trees are not necessarily put on the table. They will decorate any cabinet, book shelf or even a floor and create a new year atmosphere in your room.
In order to make decorative felt cakes, think carefully about their shape. They can be round, square or triangular, like bits of cake.
You can make cupks or fruit baskets : for this, the outer shell is connected to the felt thread, so that the walls get the shape of the wave. After choosing the right shape, proceed to the wreath and start sewing the toy. Cakes can be decorated with fruits made of cloth or bright buttons.
Decorative cakes from felt
This is far from all the options for using felt in the decoration before the New Year holidays. It can be used to create thematic magnets on the fridge, ornaments for circles, name bracelets for guests. Show fantasy - and you will come up with a lot of ways to use it. And still New Year's Christmas decorations from felt with their own hands can be presented to friends or decorate them with a schoolchild.