How to make a heart out of paper clips. Bookmarks for books from improvised means
Trinkets and nice bright little things make our life more fun. Today we will talk about how to make a heart tab from a clip. For those who like to read or just want to decorate their work notebook with pleasant and economical detail, this method will be useful. By the way, this bookmark is a stylish and cute romantic gift on the eve of Valentine's Day.
What is required
So, how to make a bookmark from a clip "heart", and what is needed for this? You will be surprised, but for this you do not even have to run to the nearest store and spend money. Everything you need to work is at hand.
Surely, in every home there is a pack of ordinary paper clips. Exactly they will be needed for business. You can choose the usual paper clips, and you can purchase the same stationery accessories in bright colors or with a pattern.Here only your imagination will limit the action.
Let's get started and figure out how to make a clip in the form of a heart. The method is very fast and simple. The main thing is to bend the clip in the right place. First, determine where the longest part of the product is located. Try to bend the clip in such a way that other parts will not bend or deform. As a result, you should have a blunt angle.
It only remains to give the final shape of the heart with your fingers, and a bright unusual bookmark is ready. That's all. Now you know a quick and easy way to make a heart out of a clip.
Tip: do not be lazy and make a few hearts. The more you train, the smoother and neater they will be. Later, already "by eye" you will determine where to bend the clip. If the clip bends too hard, then do not injure your fingers, but simply use pliers.
Variants and ideas
We have already said that such homemade items are perfect in order to decorate a book or notebook, a working notebook or diary.In addition, you can easily attach such hearts to a greeting card, photo or gift bag. They will look unusual detail on the bag or school backpack.
You now know how to make a heart out of a clip, so try experimenting. Having made several such details of different colors, it is possible to form absolutely any decorative elements from them. For example, a garland of hearts on a wall in the bedroom of a romantic young girl will look very advantageous.
Tip: if ordinary metal clips are suitable for making bookmarks, then for the production of interior decorations it is better to take colored plastic-coated shells. They are more convenient in work, especially, if it is required a lot of details.
Separately, I would like to dwell on this version as a curtain. Surely, in many homes there are similar decorations for doorways. It is very easy to make a similar interior detail yourself, if you know how to make a heart out of a clip.
You need quite a lot of clips to work. Take measurements of the doorway. Prepare a wire that matches the color.We will fix hearts on it later. Next, we stock up on a huge amount of patience, connect children and close relatives, and proceed to hard work.
When a sufficient number of clips, hearts will be made, you can start to fasten them together. This is done very easily. We pass one part of the clip into another. We get a garland. Such garlands need from forty to one hundred pieces. Everything will depend on the size of the doorway and the desired thickness of the curtain. You can make all rows the same, but you can build the central part of the shortened threads.
In conclusion, we fix all the garlands of paper clips on the wire, drive in a pair of nails on the sides of the door and fasten the curtain.