May 9 is one of the happiest and happiest days for our compatriots. After all, on this day, our country got rid of the fascist power, defeated Germany and returned such a long-awaited peace and tranquility to the space of the Soviet Union. The symbol of victory is the St. George ribbon, putting on which we express our gratitude and respect to those people who defended our country many years ago. St. George ribbon is not just a piece of cloth, it is a symbol of victory, which must also be worn appropriately. After all, it expresses in itself the whole range of experienced emotions and memories. It is customary to tie it on Victory Day, symbolizing recognition and love of country. We offer you ten ways to beautifully knit St. George ribbons on clothes or accessories.
The traditional option is to tie a ribbon in the form of a loop. This method is not only the most common and easy, but also has its own history.It is believed that the loop is one of the parts of the infinity sign. That is, the loop symbolizes that hostilities have ended, and a peaceful sky has reappeared above the country. The scheme of tying in this way is very simple. It is enough to take the ribbon and roll it in the form of a loop. The middle can be stabbed with a pin or brooch.
The St. George ribbon tied with a bow looks very original. To do this, you need to expand the ribbon horizontally, take both ends and cross them in the middle of the fabric. In this case, the ends of the ribbon should be directed to the bottom slightly tilted. In order for the ribbon to look like a bow you need to tie it in the middle between the two ends. This can be done with the help of ordinary threads or even a thin elastic band.
Another very popular way of tying is a tick. It fits perfectly under any clothes and looks quite simple and discreet. The scheme of its manufacture is in the bend of the ribbon in the middle. In this case, the ends of matter must be of different lengths. Outwardly, it resembles the letter “L”, but only with ends of different length. The left edge should be lower than the right.
The zigzag method is not always practical, but it has its advantages due to its unusual nature. In order to tie a ribbon in this way, it is necessary to fold the ribbon three times, then it came down to stretch its ends to the sides. In appearance it resembles the English letter "N" in the slope.
From several St. George ribbons you can make a complex bow. For its manufacture will require 3 tapes: 2 identical and one smaller.
The manufacture of the bow gradually includes:
Another of the most difficult ways of tying is the image of a little man. It is impossible to fully display this in detail, but if viewed from afar, the product really resembles a human figure.
Production scheme in stages:
Video instruction how beautifully to tie a St. George ribbon
The St. George ribbon folded with a flower looks very elegant. For its manufacture it is necessary to fold the tape in the form of a figure eight, while fastening the edge of the joints or tying it with a smaller tape. It turns out the flower. Next, you need to take two short ribbons of black color and fold each into a circle, and then press in the middle so that the edges are the same. These ribbons will serve as flower petals. Folds them diagonally, it turns out a cross "X". We lay our flower on it and fix it with a thread.In order to ribbon, tied with a flower looked more beautiful in the center, you can attach a stone or sew rhinestones or beads.
Another very original way is the “tie”, but in this case the ribbon will be required long enough, since its pattern of tying is completely identical to the tie.
Simple, but tasteful will look "butterfly". For its manufacture it is necessary to make a knot on the ribbon, but not too tight. Cut the edges of the tape to make one of the diamond pieces.
From the St. George ribbon you can make a very elegant bow. It is necessary to take the tape at least 40 cm in length and lay it on the table in the unfolded form in a horizontal position. Fold the ribbon in a zigzag pattern with respect to the lower base, retreating a few cm with each level. In the end, you should have 3-4 layers. Secure the middle of the junction and close it with another tape folded. In the middle of the loop space there should be a puff of tape. If the edges are lifted and folded overlap, then you will get a ribbon tied with a “rose”.
St. George ribbon is a symbol of honor and victory, so it should not be used as laces or somehow treat it with disdain.St. George ribbon has its symbolic colors. It can serve not only as a sign of respect, but also completely organically complement the whole appearance of a person.