kanzashi - what is it?

In the traditional Japanese sense kanzashi are female hair ornaments.They come in various types and are worn with a kimono.Kanzashi are not only beautiful decoration but also show the status and underline the woman's age.

kanzashi made from different materials, but the world's most popular purchased hana kanzashi.These clips are performed in a variety of colors and are intended mainly for the maiko - apprentice geisha young.Flowers kanzashi created from numerous small squares of silk on the art of folding. kanzashi These are made of precious metals, wood, turtle shells.Students geishas used to decorate numerous silk flowers and experienced priestesses are a modest but expensive comb.

This technique has gained a lot of needlework fans outside of Japa
n.Products produced unusual and very beautiful, perfect for interior decoration or as a gift.At the same time use the silk is not required.To create a craft Safety kanzashi needlewoman choose satin ribbons, chiffon, crepe and other light fabrics.

Cone Safety kanzashi

Today kanzashi technique used to create unusual and original interior.Very impressive look bumps.Depending on the color of fabric, you can get as a festive Christmas decorations, and modest decorative accessory.

To make a lump, select wide satin ribbon in two colors.Also, you will need:
- ball for the base;
- tweezers;
- transparent glue;
- Nylon / nylon filament;
- scissors;
- bead.

tape was cut into equal squares.At the center point of the ball mark.Glue it one of the squares, aligning the middle.The rest of the blank fold in half so that a triangle. work with the base on a flat surface uncomfortable.To the ball is not rolling away, put his jar / glass, hole diameter which is somewhat smaller.To fix on the table can be used double sided tape.

Details triangle-fold again, and then sew along the long side.Four blank stick on the square, already located on the ball.Add another sharp corners to the center of the base.There will also be arranged the other series, consisting of two parts with 4 parts.

second row of cones in between the first place, pasted below.Close the following four parts formed from scratch.Make sure that the last four triangles were in line with the previous bottom.Subsequent rows create a similar way, by changing color.

When the ball is almost completely hidden under the "petals", turn it over and cover the empty space satin square (in the beginning).Over his stick past rows of triangles, strictly observing the direction of the corner (they have to be sent out, as in all products).Top bumps zadekoriruyte remnants of tape, collecting it into an impromptu flower on a thread.Complete the product of beautiful beads, buttons, or a loop for hanging.