Baubles from threads - a memorable gift for loved ones
Baubles from threads very often cause associations with hippies or some other informal currents. But today, these cute and beautiful little things have become very popular among the most ordinary people. Beads and bracelets, made by hand, are original and interesting jewelry that every person can safely wear every day
Baubles from threads very often cause associations with hippies or some other informal currents. But today, these cute and beautiful little things have become very popular among the most ordinary people. Beads and bracelets, made by hand, are original and interesting jewelry that every person can safely wear every day.
What does the bauble from the threads symbolize?
Baubles from threads traditionally played the usual and memorable gift from relatives and friends. Due to the fact that wicker jewelry such as baubles, chose hippies, for many people they lost the initial meaning. Now this value has returned to them. Baubles from threads in Western society, as a rule, are called “Friendship Bracelets”. Translated from English, this means “friendship bracelets”.
Therefore, very often homemade baubles are presented as a gift as a token of sincere friendship, affection or love to their relatives, and also to people whose value is being valued. It was a custom that the one who gives is obliged to tie this bracelet on the arm of his girlfriend or friend. Then the gift will constantly remind you of a friend, and who knows, maybe he will make your personal life happy.
How to weave baubles from floss threads?
Baubles from threads can be easily and very easily created at home. Just a couple of hours will be enough for learning this interesting skill - and then patience and effort will be rewarded. Of course, in order to make these original and multi-colored bracelets, you will need scissors and threads. Ideally suited not very thick floss threads. Also search through the lockers and find the safety pin, cushion and centimeter. Do not take at once many colors of floss threads. You are just learning. For the first time, limit yourself to threads of just three colors. Then, with the improvement of the level of skill, you can increase their number. The length of the thread should be about four times longer than the planned size of the finished product. According to the experience of other people, about 100-120 centimeters is quite enough. All threads before starting to work, you must fasten, tied them with a weak knot near the tips. You can pin this knot to the pillow.
Now we describe the process itself ...
After you have all prepared, the threads must be carefully straightened. You can get to work. In order for you not to be very boring, you can turn on soft music. The process of weaving is not so complicated. It consists in the following. First, we take one thread of the floss and carefully tied it with a knot on the next thread. It turned out that the threads slightly changed places. Next you need to continue in the same way to the very edge. The result should be a diagonal strip of knots of the thread floss of one of the selected colors. But pay attention to the next step. The last thread should be of a different color, with which you need to do the same as with the first one. The operation of tying the knots should continue until the bracelet reaches the desired length. Unused thread tips can be braided into pigtails.
In a solemn atmosphere, this bauble, made with love, can be tied to the hand of your loved one or friend.