Creative Easter egg decoration out of silk
Every year in spring a secret competition in every household – the competition for the most beautiful Easter eggs decorationstarts. Today we will introduce an incredibly original and effective craft technique, which gives you the best chance this competition to win – the silk technique.
What do you need for the Easter eggs decoration from silk ties?
colorful silk – best old silk ties
white cotton fabric
Elastic cord or yarn
To achieve a better contrast when dyeing, use the best white eggs. Be sure to use real silk at this Easter eggs decoration !
The technique of silk is not complicated. You need only patience and crafting pleasure. And this is how it’s done.
Find colorful patterned neckties of silk and cut them to a silk cloth to get. Then put the egg on the right side. This is the printed page, so the colors are stronger. Smooth the fabric as much as possible and tie to the rubber band, or with the yarn firmly. You fold, you will reach Easter eggs decoration with a blurred effect, which can be of course also quite exciting.
For the next step, you will need the white tree fabric. An old pillowcase can serve perfectly. Then wrap the tree fabric eggs already covered in silk and bind it to set. Next, put the eggs in a saucepan and fill water until the eggs are covered — so much. Add a quarter Cup of vinegar and Cook 20 minutes. The only thing remains is the cooling and drying out.
Their Easter eggs decoration with silk is ready. You need to cut only the material carefully and to admire your creations.
Below are some results look at and get inspired. Already remember, where you have stored the old silk ties last time?
Beautiful patterns on silk
Carefully cut the tie
Fine winding work
Half is already done
Cotton and tinsel
Artful and elegant with a Paisley pattern
Masculine and proud
If you are on blue
As a magnificent oil painting
Rustic with flowers
Majestic with elegant patterns
The handicraft of a successful