No year can not do without matinees andcarnivals, where a holiday dress is simply necessary. Bunnies, squirrels, butterflies and mouses dancing around the tree with Grandfather Frost, touch the hearts of their parents. And for many generations of girls choose a New Year costume for Little Red Riding Hood, which is not surprising, because all children love this tale. And the image of the little heroine in the scarlet cap is so good that her outfit does not remain without attention.
And here every mother is faced with a choice: buy or make the most. Well, if there is at least the slightest experience with a sewing machine, then the answer is definitely "yes". And such a solution will be much more economical and more beautiful than a purchase outfit.
So, how to sew a Red Riding Hood costume, and what does it consist of? In the kit must necessarily be a skirt, hat or cape with a hood, blouse, corset or waistcoat with lacing, handbag or basket.
To begin with, you need to decide on the cloth, and here you need to start with personal tastes and preferences. The costume of the Little Red Riding Hood can be sewn by hand from satin or velvet.
The skirt will be interesting to look with a taffy povyubnikom, it can be made from a strip of fabric with a single seam and in the waist to gather on an elastic band, along the bottom of the main fabric for the decor to sew a strip of lace.
For a beginner in sewing a blouse is best to choose inUkrainian style, with a sleeve of raglan, it's much easier to sew. Sleeves and a neck in it gather on an elastic band, on edge of cuts it is possible to sew a lace that will make model more refined.
Next is the turn of the corset or vest. To cut them, you can take a child's T-shirt and trail it over the shoulder and side seams, and cut the neckline to suit the shape. If you make this accessory from leatherette, then there will be no difficulties with processing the cuts of the neck and armhole. The same applies to the lacing loop. In this material they can be simply cut through without fear of shedding.
The next step is the choice between the cap anda cape with a hood. The cloth consumption for this part of the outfit is approximately the same, so it is better to consult a small fashionista, what will be more comfortable for her and what she wants the costume of Little Red Riding Hood. With their own hands to cut these elements of the attire is not at all difficult.
The costume of Little Red Riding Hood is made bysurprise is simple. The main assistants here will be my mother's fantasy and a little zeal, and the result will be terrific. And it will be appreciated not only by the child, but by others. In addition, the Red Riding Hood costume (made by hand) will be the only one of its kind that will exclude the unexpected appearance of the same outfit.