This year, flower wreaths have become a real hit of the season! What used to be regarded as children's spring fun and as a symbolic ritual object has become a current attribute of weddings and friendly parties in nature. A wreath of flowers on the head makes it possible to create a romantic image, give it lightness and brightness. There are a lot of options for creating this accessory. The wreath is woven from fresh and artificial flowers using various frames and wires.
A wreath on the head: the secrets of creating their own hands
Any wreath on the head with their own hands is made taking into account the same rules:
- Think over the composition of the accessory. It is better to combine flowers of different sizes - large, medium and small. It is also worth including the interweaving of herbs and flexible green stems.
- Consider the style of the exercise. In accordance with it you need to choose the type of flowers. For example, roses, peonies, garden buttercups, lilies, gardenias will do for a wedding.
- Do not try to make a wreath on the head of the flowers, which emit a lot of pollen or various oily substances. So you will risk to spoil your outfit.
- Consider the duration of wearing a wreath. To bring an accessory longer, you can do it the night before and then put it in the fridge. For a wedding, it is worth using special sprays that are sold in floristic stores. They sprayed flowers. As a result, they do not fade long time.
- Consider the design of the wreath. If you use a lot of colors, then it just falls apart under its weight. Therefore, it is recommended to pre-wire the wire frame. Suitable flexible thick wire. You can buy it at any handicraft shop. Pay attention to the thickness - optimally - 3 mm.
- Use extra décor. The wire frame is decorated with a floral ribbon. It makes it noticeable. Many women of fashion decorate wreaths with satin tapes, fix flowers with unusual invisible beads and rhinestones.
- If the celebration is due to having cold time, then you can buy fresh flowers in the store. Dr. option - to make a wreath of artificial. It can be imitations of polymer clay, cloth, holodfarfor.
- Use the form for attachment, otherwise Vashvenok will periodically fall from the head. Invisible, better to use inconspicuous or, if there is any possibility, to match the hair.
A wreath of flowers: making
Creating these accessories requires a sense of style. This is due to the fact that the best looking wreaths from a few plants. They are intertwined with small flowers, green leaves. All this must be harmoniously selected in size and color.
You will need:
- Medium wire
- Floral ribbon
- Satin ribbon
- To begin, measure the volume of the head. To do this, attach the centimeter tape to the back of the head. Directing it above the middle of the forehead. Tear off a wire cutter from the wire, equal to the volume of the head plus 2 cm. Connect the wire into a ring. To do this, out of excess 2 cm make hooks - 1 cm on each side. Bend them or just twist the loose ends together.
- Each plant is pruned. The length of the stems should be 5 cm. Take a floristic or satin ribbon. Apply each flower to the wire base. Stalk position horizontally along it and wrap it around the tape. Take this step with each flower almost to the end of the wreath. Wrap the remaining section with tape.
- Wreath on the head of flowers can be a few transform. For this, the plants are grouped into small bouquets. Then each is attached to the wire in the manner indicated above. In order for the wreath to be lush, such bouquets should be made about 10-12 pieces.
How to weave a wreath of dandelions?
Wreaths of dandelions - this is what symbolizes spring. Bright flowers look very provocatively and cheerful. Learning how to wrestle is not particularly difficult. It is necessary to choose the correct copies of flowers and learn only 1 movement.
You will need:
- Long stem dandelions
- Medium thickness cut
- Dandelions better not to tear. While you will be weaving, some flowers will wither. It is necessary to tear them directly when weaving. For the wreath you will need specimens with a long stem (about 15-20 cm) and large flowers.
- The weave boils down to the fact that each subsequent stem encircles the previous one. Begin to make the wreath by taking 2 of the largest blowers. Fold them so that the stem of the left "lay down" in the right direction. Right dandelion is placed on top of it vertically. Go to the loop. Right stalk stretch under the left. Then the movement is over it to form a loop. Pull it to the right side. Both dandelion stalks lie together. Carefully hold them and place the right dandelion blossoms to the left. They must be placed next to each other. The loop looks tight.
- Take the next dandelion. Again, we place it vertically on top of now 2 stems. Then drag it under them, forming a loop. The resulting movement - the stem goes upward crosses itself. It is directed to the right and lies along with the 2 previous ones.
- This stage is repeated a few times with other dandelions. Periodically we have a head wig. It should stop at that moment when the length of the strip of flowers will be equal to the volume of the head.
- Then the wreath must be fastened. To do this, take its end and the beginning and unite with the help of a thread.
- The main thing to remember when creating a baby izoduvanchikov is a strong weave. Flowers should fit snugly together. They can be strengthened with the help of woven long grasses.
Unfortunately, the dandelion wreaths have their drawbacks. If you want to dirty your hands and clothes with milk, then it is better to refuse such occupation. Besides, this wreath will not be suitable for allergies. a lot of pollen is falling off the flowers.
Wreath of artificial flowers
You can make a wreath on your head not only from fresh flowers. Many designers recommend using their imitation. The easiest option is artificial flowers. Now the stores are selling interior compositions that look like real ones. It is better to choose quality options - they should not look too unnatural.
You will need:
- Artificial flowers - 1-2 bouquet
- Medium wire
- Floral ribbon
- Silicone glue or glue gun
- From the wire, form a ring that is equal to the grip of your head. Take bouquets of artificial flowers and cut the stems. The segments should be no more than 5 cm. Divide each bunch into several pieces. The amount depends on the initial pomp.
- Apply small bouquets to the wire so that the stems are located in one direction. Wind each floristic tape. For larger volume, arrange the flowers in different directions.
- Continue to fasten bouquets. If it is not enough flowers, then it is possible not to reach the end. Pay more attention to the front and side. Wrap the remaining wire section with tape. Gently hide the tips inside.
Diversity of ideas
A wreath of flowers on the head can make a real queen of a thematic celebration. To produce it, flowers of different sizes, leaves of plants, floristic tape and wire for the frame will be needed. To the wire ring, equal to the girth of the head with a tape attached cut flowers. The length of their stems is about 5 cm. In this way, they cover the entire wire, forming an elegant and exquisite product.