What should be the tip on the tree? We decorate the top of the Christmas tree by all the rules!
The main symbol of New Year's holidays - decoratedwood: fir or pine. Green beauties dress up using a variety of toys. At New Year's fairs, you can buy special balls, icicles, garlands and tinsel. In many families it is customary to make decorations with their own hands or to hang candy in a bright wrap on fir. An important decorative element is the top on the tree.
What are the decorations for the top of the Christmas tree?
One of the most popular tip optionsfor the New Year's fir - a five-pointed star. This element has been used since time immemorial as a biblical symbol. It would seem that the Star of Bethlehem should have disappeared from all the Christmas trees in the USSR. However, on the contrary, such a top on the tree was practically in any Soviet apartment. The thing is that the star is a special communistic symbol.
Another traditional decoration for the top of the fir -tip-peak, which often has a base in the form of a ball or cone and an elongated pointed tip. Today in Christmas tree decorations you can see quite unusual tops for Christmas trees. They can be made in the form of large bows or decorative figures. For example, the top of the Christmas tree "angel" or "Santa Claus cap" looks very interesting.
Choose the top for the tree
Dress up a New Year tree can be in variousstyles. Classical involves a combination of two or four colors; country - the use of jewelry created with their own hands from improvised materials; Eco-style is characterized by an abundance of natural materials in the decor. In our country, "Soviet vintage" is also popular-the decoration of a holiday tree with toys inherited from mothers and grandmothers. Whatever option you choose, the most important is that the top of the tree is combined with other toys.
The easiest option is to purchase a large setjewelry, which already has a tip for the crown, and balls, and figures of other shapes. However, you can pick up a suitable tip in the department of New Year's toys, where all items are sold individually. The choice of form and design is a personal matter for every customer. It is important that the tip for the crown harmonizes with at least one set of balls or figures.
And the lights are on!
Today, many manufacturers offer theirbuyers original solution - a tip for a Christmas tree with illumination. Such an ornament will not go unnoticed, especially in the twilight of New Year's Eve. If you plan to hang luminous garlands on the spruce, make sure that they are combined with the topmost decoration. The top on the tree with the backlight can be the only luminous element in your holiday composition. In this case, the choice of colors and glow style is completely free.
How to make a tip for the top of the tree with your own hands?
Lovers of handmade jewelry for surelike the idea of making the top for a festive tree with your own hands. For the manufacture of such crafts, you can use almost any material - cardboard, foil, fabric. One of the most interesting stages of work is the creation of a fastener. Take a roll of foil or food film and cut off a piece of about 8 cm, one edge of the problem and fix it with a stapler. After this, you can proceed to decorating the visible part of the mount. It can be wrapped in a decorative cord, covered with foil or painted.
The top on the "star" tree can be madeof fabric or cardboard. To do this, you need to cut two parts of the same size and sew or glue them together. Then we fasten the workpiece to the base-mount and decorate to your taste. To decorate the Christmas tree top, you can use sequins and rhinestones, sequins, beads and paints. If you want to make a top for a Christmas tree from a thin material, prepare a frame from the wire in advance, on which the fabric is stretched. As a supplement to the homemade tip, you can make several pendant figures in the same technique.