How to make body bees
As a basis we can take an ordinary black dress. What style it will be – to solve to you, it doesn't matter. Now take a bright yellow fabric and cut from it strips, of a thickness of approximately two centimeters. Gently tab the stripes of the dress, so to get the dress in black and yellow stripes like the body of the bee.
Instead of the yellow fabric, you can sew on the dress lush yellow boa, and even better black and yellow, alternating, that would bee turned out evenly fluffy. Under such a suit, wear black, opaque tights and yellow shoes or ballet flats. The head will look good on a headband with a mustache on a spring.
You can take as a basis not dress, top or turtleneck in black, and also sheathing her yellow stripes. To the top to make a skirt out of organza or garbage bags black in color. To do this, take a short mini skirt and chaotic tab on it pieces of material of various shapes and sizes to make a layered skirt with ragged edges. This costume complement black-and-yellow knee socks or tights.
And yet, it is possible to associate the bee costume from the furry thread, this suit will turn out fluffy and heartwarming, but it will be hot as it is warm.
How to make the wings of bees
Wings – a mandatory attribute of the bee costume. They can be made of different materials. For example, try to twist the frame of the wings of durable, elastic wire, cover it with translucent cloth and decorate with sequins, beads and sequins.
You can make wings out of ordinary garbage bags black in color. To do this, cut out of the waste package bees wing, and attach it to the basis of the suit in the area blades. Better if the wings are wide and long, for example, to the thigh, then in your movement, they will scatter and have a good rustle. By the way, there is an option to attach the lower wing to your little fingers on the hands. When you raise your arms, the wings will move with you. For wings from garbage bags, too, can make the frame of the wire. In this case, to rustle they will not, but will look impressive thanks to its black gloss.
Make bees wings from cellophane packages. They were flying, transparent. Glue together with a glue gun, a lot of small packets, forming thus two wings. It is very important that the glue was fully transparent and was not noticeable. Do not try to straighten the packages before you put them together, let them be, even crumpled and rumpled. It will look very unusual and creative. By the way, for such solutions it is recommended to make the wire frame.
Advice 2: How to make wings with their hands
The wings are made of fabric
The easiest way is to buy wings at the store and to decorate ready made suit. However, love made crafts will never compare with the product of mass production. Make the wings with your hands can be a very simple way. Buy a small piece of beautiful nylon, cut and sew one of the wide tape. The edges of the part gently and quickly sear so that the slices do not crumble, then form a bow and attach the wings on the back of costumes.
Wings out of stockings and wire
A little imagination – and can home make the wings improvised. You will need womens nylon stockings corresponding tone lurex and flexible wire. Bend the frame in the form of drops, loop the wire ends, make a second detail on the model and connect the elements.
If you are a craft angel wings, one pair is enough, while the fairy wings or butterfly wings (as an option – dragonflies) will require tie down has two parts a smaller size. Keep doing wings with your own hands: stretch the frames in the stocking, remove with scissors the excess fabric. The ends of the nylon tie tight. The center of the product lock is quite wide, elegant ribbon of the right color.
Angel wings from real feathers
Purchase a sufficient number of white tail feathers and downy feathers, which are sold in the departments of art supplies, online stores. Cut out the plastic covers stationery folder a couple of angel wings and the pattern – two pairs of parts of a white fabric.
The edges of the plastic products put on the glue "Moment-crystal" wire in the insulation, after which the two sides of the wings glue the fabric workpiece. Lubricating "in the Moment" rods tail feathers, charge the tip in a cloth and lay them closely in several rows from the "face" and the inside of the wings. On top of the glue layer of fluff.
Useful tip: attach the wings to the dress (shirt) angel is with the help of Velcro, sewn to the underside of the product and the back of the clothes, as well as copper wire, wrapped in a white fluffy material. Tape the wire ends to the underside of the wings, the opposite edge of the lock the shoulder seams of the suit.
Note: always use the shoulder pads out of foam rubber, so as not to injure the young owner of a fancy vestments!
Make the feathers out of the thread
If you decided to make angel wings with your hands, but to get these feathers did not work, come to the aid of white threads iris embroidery. Cut into billets with a length of 12-15 cm of stiff wire. Soak the thread in white glue and tightly wrap her skeleton pen the first one, then the other side. Tie a strong knot and cut off the unnecessary "tail".
Cut the thread of the workpiece 10 cm in length and each tie to the wire, forming a pen. Preparing the right amount of feathers, completely soak them in a mixture of two parts PVA glue and one part water. Gently comb out billet comb, put on a horizontal surface (with film!) and dry. The dried threads are cut with scissors to make a homemade feathers resembled in appearance the real.
Useful tip: if you want to give natural cotton Peru, part of the preparations spread over the inverted top of the bottom of the pelvis – the product will accept a slightly curved shape.
Learn the optimal way of modelling fancy-wings, and you have wonderful children "angels", "fairies, butterflies, and other winged fantasy creatures.