Everyone knows that New Year not only prepare certain dishes and decorate the room in the theme colors. Very often all want to come in costume. Especially different costumes like children, who are to wear them not only on holiday but also any other day to introduce yourself to the evil fire-breathing dragon. The land of the Soviets offers to sew for baby new year dragon costume.

Of course, the children's dragon costume is easy to sew. The main thing is to have a little patience and imagination. So, what does it take to sew a New Year dragon costume with your own hands?

You will need the following materials :

  • main fabric (most often used green fabric, but can take any other color)
  • contrasting silk breast, the back and mane (offer beige)
  • braid beige
  • hard mesh for the spikes, mane and hood
  • transparent fabric for wings
  • fabric for lining
  • a heater for the shaping of the tail, the spikes and the additional volume of the abdomen
  • snake corresponding to the color of the suit
  • two adhesive tapes
  • thread in the color of the suit

The Foundation of any costume is a jumpsuit. Naturally, for the manufacture of overalls You need a pattern of a dragon costume. For this purpose can use the pajamas of Your child as templates. You can also use the patterns that are provided on our website.

Based on the growth of Your baby, calculate the amount of fabric needed to sew new year dragon costume. So, for more 100 cm is enough for 1.5 meter of the main fabric. Use a lining, so that the suit does not strongly stick to the body and look more voluminous.

Sew all four parts of the costume: the front and rear portions, sleeves. In front, insert a snake, with which you can zastegivat suit. Leave the seat behind to insert the tail and the crest of the dragon.

A tail comb to produce quite easily. In the comb you want to insert only hard mesh. so he is not broke. But the tail is stuffed with a thin insulation. To make the dragon costume believable, the comb is inserted not only along the line of the back, but also the tail.

Of course, what the dragon abdomen without light? Use the oval as a pattern for abdomen. Fold the oval and iron a few ribs to mimic the real belly of the dragon. To the abdomen on the suit was voluminous, you will just have to beat it with the same thin insulation.

At the bottom seam of the sleeves, insert the wings of transparent fabric. To simulate folds on the wings, you can use a beige braid. Lead the braid from the same point from the armpit.

The hood needed to sew quite hard to keep in shape. Therefore, it is inserted into the rigid grid. Below the grid is not injected, it is desirable to make the lining of the hood made tight enough old matter. Thus, the hood will consist of four layers: lining, thick lining, mesh, the front part of the hood. Stitching all four pieces can be inserted into the seam fangs and nostrils of the dragon. Canines can be made in the same way as thorns.

Now You only have to decorate the hood with spines and crest. Comb You already know how to sew. And the spikes make it very simple. Enough mesh to make a cone that is stuffed with cotton wool. Cone same size you want to sew beige fabric and dress on top of the grid. Now You just have to sew the spikes.

If you can not boast of a good ability to sew,can make weight new year dragon costume. It will consist of a cape with a hood. Also on it are wings and a comb.

When you sew a New Year dragon costume, your child can take part in the carnival. After all, the carnival costume of a dragon is no different from a New Year! Besides,the dragon costume can be supplemented with mittens and soft Slippers in tone. Using thick fabric, you can sew on their claws.