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Quilled Rakhi Tutorial

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Quilled Rakhi Tutorial:

With Raksha bandhan coming up, surprise your brother by making handmade rakhi for him. Here is an easy tutorial on how to make a handmade rakhi.

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To make quilled rakhi, you will need:

1) 3mm Quilling strips
2) Quilling slotted tool
3) Glue
4) felt
5)rakhi thread, pearls n other embellishments
6) varnish

Procedure:
1) Roll quilling strip and make a basic closed coils. Pinch the basic coils at both ends to form a marquise shape. Stick them together as shown in image below.


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2) Wrap the marquise shapes with a quilling strip to form a petal.


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3) Arrange the petals and make a flower. After making a flower, apply 2 thin coats of clear varnish to make it water resistant. To make a base of rakhi, take a piece of felt. Draw two circles on it according to size of your rakhi.


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4) Cut the circles drawn on felt.


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5) On one circle, draw to small parallel lines at centre. With cutter/scissor make slit on those lines.


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6) Pass the thread through the slits. Adjust you thread.

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7) Overlap the other cirle and glue them. ( I use glue gun). Your rakhi felt base is ready.


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8) Now glue quilled flowers on felt base. Here is your handmade quilled rakhi. 


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Here are some more ideas to make your quilled rakhis.


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Please feel free to contribute and suggest any of your ideas. Your suggestion and comments will always be welcome. Hope you enjoy my blog.
Happy Quilling!


3 comments:

  1. Wow..pretty rakhis...thanks for sharing the Tut...

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  2. Thant's very nice. I like the idea of sticking the quilling part of the rakhi to the lace. It's amazing. Thanks for sharing. Cheers!

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