Carrot costume for a girl with her own hands (photo)
What could be simpler than a carrot suit? You can buy ready or rented. But after all, nothing can compare emotions from a common cause - the joint manufacture of a suit on a Christmas tree.
Masquerade costume helps a child developimagination, imagination, imaginative thinking. And with what you can compare the pleasure of the result - a colorful New Year's costume, which certainly no one will.
With the help of a carrot suit you can attacha child to a healthy diet, popularize a healthy lifestyle, explain the benefits of vegetables, the amount of vitamins in them. Even if the baby has never eaten carrots before, after working together to create a New Year's costume, he can not help but love the vegetable.
In addition, it is a universal outfit: a carrot suit for a girl and for a boy. After all, its bottom, rhizome, can be made as a skirt and panties or a cape.
Where to get ideas?
The source of inspiration is the carrot itself. You can take a vegetable, consider it with the baby. Pulling the child into contact, the mother will be able to consolidate his knowledge about the taste and benefits of carrots.
You can read books together, watch cartoons, and look through pictures.
You can also cook delicious dishes, bake a carrot cake, so that the child can understand for sure that the carrot is a real hero, worthy to visit the New Year's party.
The idea of the preparatory stage is interactivetalk about carrots and its use. Let the child describe the vegetable, what color it is, its shape, what its components are, differences from other vegetables. And the main question is how he imagines a carrot suit.
I dazzled him of what was ...
As a result, the child himself will say that the carrot costume needs two basic colors: an orange bottom to make a rhizome, and a green top.
Surely there are things in the girl's wardrobeThis color: orange dress, sarafan or skirt and green blouse, cap, scarf, scarf, bow. All this, including imagination, can be used in the preparation of a suit.
Bottom of the suit
Sewing a carrot suit with your own hands is easy. You can find examples of works and even patterns for them, as well as instructions and tips for cutting the model and tailoring the costume.
To make the bottom of the costume, that is, the very root, you can use any shape. You can leave the existing outfit unchanged or trim it with a red, yellow or orange garland.
Foam can serve as the basis of a three-dimensional suit. From a piece of the desired size along the length and width, the cone-shaped bottom of the carrot is made.
Above you can put a sewn fabric or lushskirt, sarafan or cloak in full height. From below, you can insert the elastic and pull it off a bit. Or the fabric from below is cut from both sides by a wedge, similar to the root of a vegetable.
Miracle material foam rubber
Foam - an excellent material for making the basis of the costume. An important step in the work is the correct cut of the material. It is important that the cutting site is perfectly flat at the right angle.
For gluing, universal adhesive"Moment-1". Having smeared both sides, give 5-7 minutes to dry, and then slightly press and twist, so that the glue is evenly distributed and grabbed. You need to do everything quickly and accurately.
Work on gluing foam should be done by an adult, so as not to harm the health of the baby.
Will only cover the costume with a cloth.
To carrot costume was completed, as a greenery you can use the finished thing of the girl's wardrobe or from any fabric of the desired shade to sew a toad, scarf, bow.
The plant can be placed on the head as a green hat, bow or hoop with visually similar leaves, which can be prepared from any material: cloth, cardboard, garlands of green color.
Simplified version of a carrot suit
Used clothes that are available. Traditionally, the bottom is orange, the top is green. And on the head with the help of a hoop or a cardboard rim, a crown to place a drawing or an application - an image of a carrot. You can also attach a carrot stitched from the fabric to a green cap. Or on the chest and back attach colorful pictures of the vegetable.
Option in the basket
You can make a carrot suit in a basket of three main parts.
A brown skirt with a foam base and a harness-handle over the shoulder will resemble a basket. The carrots themselves can be an orange blouse. Green top - cap, scarf or bow.
Turn upside down
And you can completely simplify the carrot suithands. As a rhizome will make a headdress. It can be a tapered cap or a cap made of foam rubber, colored cardboard or painted.
And the tops serve as a green dress or a set of blouses and panties that will be decorated with green garlands or bows.
Carrot costume for the little ones
It became fashionable to arrange photo sessions. This is especially true of young mothers. You can imagine your long-awaited child in any way.
It's easy to make a carrot suit for a girl with your own hands. It can be knitted with knitting needles from orange yarn or sew an ordinary carrot envelope from any fabric.
As a top, use a hat with pompoms.
And what do we say to Santa Claus?
On New Year's holiday the kid can adequately present his carrot suit. The photo will show the bright emotions of the child. The main thing - do not forget to capture.
For the presentation of the costume you can come up with a fun fairy tale, a scene with other heroes, for example, beets, cucumbers, green peas or read a rhyme:
I was born with a carrot
I got angry with the kids,
I do not want to eat,
Everyone looks at sweets.
And in me all the vitamins
Only they can not be seen from above.
If you love me -
That's healthy and strong will be!
I grew up beautiful
And on New Year's holiday
To the kids came today
Christmas tree on the Christmas tree.
I want to tell you a secret
I live with everyone for at least a hundred years.
I'll treat you to vitamins,
To grow you smart and strong.
The main rule of making a carrot suit is to withstand a combination of two colors: an orange rhizome and a green top. And what materials, sizes and proportions to use, depends on imagination.
And then on the New Year's matinee, the Feast of Autumn or the photo session, the beloved will be the most beautiful.