The beads on the Christmas tree: the basic rules of decorating the Christmas tree
Now very fashionable decoration for Christmas attributes are multi-colored glass beads. On the tree these products hang back in the last century. Nowadays this tradition is returned. Very popular are also the products that are made from beads. More details about these decorations please read on!
Kinds of glass toys on the Christmas tree
Glass decorations for Christmas trees are the following:
- balls — the most safe and easy option
- top Christmas tree (dome, star, spire)
- beads revitalize and complement the composition
- figures and figurines (angels, cute animals, characters from cartoons).
Experts warn that all of the above products, the largest weight is marked at the beads. Decoration of them have a decent length. In addition, beads are sometimes too big, so are in most cases very heavy. Overloading forest beauty is not worth it.
Glass beads: description
The homeland of the above jewelry is ancient Egypt. Due to its color and transparency effects that is glass is a great material with which are made the beautiful beads on the tree.
These products are manufactured to firing technology. Around the metal rod is wound melted under the influence of the gas lamp material. By using the method of "stamping" as a result of the use of the press of heated glass is cut to the desired form of beads. We also used other methods for the manufacture of the above products — with the help of the tide, the process of stretching, steklomassa.
Modern manufacturers offer their customers a wide range of the above products made in different shape and various color painting. In Russia, the beads on the tree produces enterprise JSC "Tree". But consumers are popular and foreign, especially Czech beads.
Mounting the toy of beads – what is it?
This product represents the same beads – small and large that gathered gently at the wires in a variety of forms. Very popular and beads on the tree, and mounting the toy they used in the 60-ies of the last century. Alternative to them almost was not. In each house one could observe the picture as hanging on the Christmas tree beads are the most colorful of stains. At that time it was very fashionable decoration.
Glass mounting toy from beads and today is quite original and elegant decoration. It emphasizes a particular style of tree, its elegance and grace. This decoration is simple enough to do yourself. Many publications on their pages offer a variety of schemes of manufacture of the above products, especially New year's eve. Delightful starlet or a delicate snowflake of beads will perfectly decorate the Christmas tree.
Decorating Christmas tree with beads: basic rules
The tradition of decorating the Christmas tree with a variety of toys came to us from Germany. In the last century the Christmas tree was decorated with old beads, pieces of colored paper, sweets, nuts and glass balls. In our time, this fashion is back. It's no wonder the saying goes, everything new is well forgotten old!
So, there are some rules, experts say, the tree decorating with beads:
- These products should be placed around the trunk. Hang them vertically is not advised.
- Beads for Christmas tree decoration, you can use any color. However, keep in mind that they don't have to go far from the General idea of decorating a Christmas tree.
- To make the tree look more impressive, no need to overdo it with colors. It is better to use beads of two or a maximum of three basic colors. So this Christmas tree will have a sleek and elegant look.
- Do not overload the tree above glass products. Because these decorations will not be well seen fluffy branches of a tree and other toys.
- Although our time very trendy are shades of precious metals, experts still do not advise to combine beads with Golden and silver colors.
Christmas tree decorating with beads is a great idea to create original and sophisticated design for your wood beauty.