MATERIALS: Old shopping bag or a canvas tailor made bag
Thick canvas piece
Two or three sequins for decor
PROCEDURE: Draw the elephant on the thick canvas piece. Paint it with
Fabrics colors and stick the sequins for decoration. Cut the elephant
leaving a little border on all sides. Stick it on your old Shopping bag and you have created a new look!
MATERIALS: Hobby ideas store or a craft store : stone clay and air drying clay packets
Small round magnets available in stationery shops
Shell and Flower Molds from Hobby Ideas or any Chocolate molds.
Hobby ideas Pearl Metallic colors
Few drops of oil any.
Glitter glue tubes.
PROCEDURE: Open the clay packets and put them into the moulds
After slightly greasing molds with a drop of oil. Stick one round magnet at the back of each one with the glue.
Remove when dry and paint it with bright metallic colors as shown. Can apply glitter glue (optionally)
Make any shape of your choice by molding the clay , like hats, animals, birds, cartoons…
or even Eiffel Tower. go ahead and show your creativity!
MATERIALS: Thick cord thread roll
Golden stones lace
Slightly wide eyed needle
Resham/Silky thread multi color or any color
PROCEDURE: Cut the cords into rakhees size approximately 12 inches
For as many Rakhees as required. Take the golden stones
Lace and cut pieces counting 8 stones for length and 3 stones
Wide for each piece. Take the wooden beads and with the
Needle and resham thread pass them into the golden stones
lace. Look at the lace and there is one line of stones and one
line empty. So the empty line is where you will pass the wooden
beads in an up and down stitching movement.
In the end stitch the piece from both ends on the thick cord.
Make a knot on both ends of the cord.
Make all the rakhees you require in the same way.
Take soldiers from toys and any other ideas you can to create your own band for a brother or a friend.