Previously, the main character of a wedding celebrationrequired self-decorated chests, to lay down their dowry (housewares items, expensive fabrics, decorations). In today's world of Russian brides no longer have to collect a dowry, but a wedding chest with his hands has not lost its popularity. Now the interesting thing plays the piggy bank during the wedding - guests of the event to put money in a gift the newlyweds.
How to make a bridal chest
Beautiful handmade chest will be useful notonly during the festive celebrations, as a collection of envelopes with money. If she diligently create this accessory for the event, it may be useful as a guardian of moving parts to a wedding day - a marriage certificate, the dried petals with a magnificent bouquet of bride, original greeting cards, wedding invitations, cards seedling, small elements of holiday decor.
What is needed to create a unique trunk:
- Canvas or thick cardboard
- Super glue (ordinary PVA and fit, but then the finished product will last less)
- Suitable fabric - silk, fine satin or other opaque material
- Tapes desired shade
- strong thread
- Decorative cord
- openwork lace
- Scissors or a sharp knife stationery
When all the necessary elements are assembled, it's time to start creating your chest. Below is a master class on creating a photo Wedding accessories:
- With scissors or a sharp knife cut of office of two blank canvas double hearts desired size, as indicated in the image below.
- Then cut another a blank from a sheet of paper. It should be more than 3 mm at the edges to cover the width of the web.
- When ready, cut the paper to attach the canvas blank, make cuts, dense paste drawing paper on top.
- Put aside the result obtained.
- Take the second basis for chest tightly obtyanite synthetic padding on the one hand by means of thread. It is tucked away, so do not worry if it looks messy.
- When the canvas is completely covered with strong, top pull silk cloth, flatten it to not appear unsightly folds. Together with silk side attach part of lace.
- The result is secure with tape: a thread can tear delicate silk material. What should happen next, look at the photos:
- Next of drawing paper to be cut a wide strip along the length - it will become the basis for future trunk body.
- Fold the strip in shape of double hearts, forming an overlap.
- Take scissors notch width of about one centimeter, to later be glued to the two basics.
- Arrange lock for easy dostavaniya money, as in the photo:
- Take another sheet of paper clipping, as inparagraph 2, but without the extra millimeters. On the contrary - it should be a little less. This notch is necessary to seal the thread ugly inside. They will not be outwardly visible, but for the accuracy of the wedding chest such action is necessary.
- It's time to connect the pieces together. Grease notches strip of paper with glue, put in the blank of the base adhesive on both sides.
- Take a decorative cord, they outline the resulting obkleyte hearts, as shown in the picture.
- The same is done with the underside of the trunk of the future.
- Glue the bow to the front side - independently choose a suitable place for it.
- Lace, ribbons obkleyte inlet for wedding gifts.
- Enjoy the finished result!
If desired, or a particular theme weddingcelebration, chest handmade can be made using different colors and decorative elements, and the walls - painted with beautiful wedding ornaments. Do not be afraid to experiment - if you create a truly unique wedding accessory!
What could be the chests
Wedding original chests can beperformed with a variety of materials - wood, boxes, paper money with holes for beautiful or lid they can take various forms. For example, see a small overview of home-made gizmos:
- Chest-heart. Will give a romantic, hot hint at relations perpetrators original wedding chest in the form of heart. This beautiful accessory looks great in bright red, and in a different color palette.
- Chest - a form of tiered cake. This kind of wedding accessories made with his own hands, can be richly decorated with decorative elements. The task of the trunk - to be the most appetizing that guests are sure to want to open the cover, and something to put.
- Round chest. This type of accessory for wedding easiest to perform at home. To create fit any round box bought in a specialty store or found somewhere in the attic. All that remains to be done bride - cut a hole for the rustling of notes, and then do the decoration.
- Square or rectangular trunk. This product is a square or rectangular shape has the same origins as the round, only to find a suitable basis easier for him. Suitable any shoe box, which certainly exists at home, and more - it is a fantasy.
- A trunk in a mailbox. This original decoration style wedding is not so easy to make your own hands, as the previous ones, but the guests will certainly appreciate the diligence of newly-made wife. This mailbox is set at the entrance to the venue to invitees can immediately put their gifts of money into it.
- Wedding chest-house - the original and complexto perform, but a nice option ceremonial accessory. This chest is not exactly impress visitors and spur their desire to share with a young family of funds that will be spent on the purchase of this property.
- A trunk in a casket. Popular classic accessory for a wedding-chest, made on the type of casket. The creation of this accessory is classified as medium difficulty, but the result is worth the effort.
- Caskets wheelchairs. Such a wedding chest made immediately using two colors (pink and blue), are not indifferent to the rich guests. During the celebration, you can even hold a divination: guests will be putting money into the crib, which they like, and on the amount of money it will be clear what sex the baby will be born first.
How and what can be decorated
When ready the foundation for the future of the trunk,the question arises - how to decorate your own wedding resulting attribute? Creatively coming to the point, the bride herself will be able to solve it. The main thing to remember when decorating the chest: the colors and decor items should perfectly match with the theme and colors of the coming celebration. Well, if lace or tissue type will be the same with the details of the dress of the future spouses.
The surface of the chest can be decorated by the following elements:
- gift paper
- old wallpaper
- Fabrics - satin, silk, chintz.
Such elements are attached to the surfacegood adhesive. Having an attractive appearance of the trunk, move on to additional decor. Decorate the product contrast color lace, ribbons, decorate a wedding attribute colored ribbons, bows. Add rhinestones, beads or sequins.
Depending on the topic of the event can beuse other types of decor. For example, a chest for sea shells decorate the wedding, pearls, starfish, accessory for thematic Venetian celebration - carnival mask. Contrast detail design highlight hole for money to guests immediately understood what was going on.
A good master class on creating a uniqueWedding accessories will help future wife to create an original decoration. He can become a step by step guide or a source of new ideas - you decide! In the video below clearly visible every step of creating a beautiful lush chest for the wedding ceremony:
Photo of wedding chests with their hands
Chests for the wedding, made by hand, willwonderful decoration of your holiday. Pocherpnuv new ideas from this detailed guide, you can create a truly unique product that is appreciated by all guests of the event.