Surely you've heard of this in the lastTime popular gift for the newborn, like a cake of diapers. What could be better than a useful gift?
And it's better than useful and at the same time beautiful, unusually designed, the more nothing is found. Perhaps you will be surprised, but such a cake can be done on your own. Time will take a little, and the process of creating such a beauty is very exciting.
Diaper cake for a girl
What features of a similar gift for a girl?
As for the color range, it is worth choosing gentle shades, which are also called pastel. These include pink, green, yellow, purple
Contrast can be brought in with the help of ruches and earrings
, which, despite their airiness, will make the gift vivid and interesting
Paints can also be adorned with dragonflies, butterflies, flowers. If you want something more moderate, then limit yourself to small beads and satin ribbons of restrained colors.
IMPORTANT: Especially brightness is appropriate if the baby was born in the summer or in the spring - in such a case, juicy colors are simply necessary.
Jewelry is not necessarily limited to ribbons, beads, and flowers or dragonflies.
You can add pupae, bunnies or cubs, graceful elves - in general, any toys to your taste. If you want to come up with a practical side, decorate the cake with socks, booties, use combs, creams, clothes as a filler - a young mother will definitely appreciate such help.
A cake for diapers for the boy
As for the boys, the best color range for them is blue, beige, Light green. Brightness here should not be the same as in the case of a gift for girls. However, even thus it is possible to create an amazing gift, which is sure to be remembered by
. Something about decor, it can be the most diverse - for the future football player, sailor, scientist, pilot, cosmonaut. Toys here are also appropriate, only with the amendment to "boyish" predilections. You can even make the very shape of the cake in the form of a typewriter, a locomotive or a ship. The lovers of the practical approach will show their approach to decorating the gift with sliders, caps, ruffles, combs, booties, lotions and creams, towels
Cake from diapers is a step-by-step wizard class
You can make such beauty yourself, anybody can do it. Let's see what it will take:
Pampers - it is recommended to purchase 1-st or 2-nd size, depending on the age of the baby. In general, it is better to take diapers for growth, if you are afraid to lose. The amount of this material depends on the size of the cake you plan to make
So, for a large product from three tiers you will need an average of 80 to 90 pampers. In some cases, even about a hundred. It is recommended to buy the products of three kinds - thus will achieve visually smooth transitions between layers
IMPORTANT: As for the brand of diapers, it is best to ask the parents what brand they prefer to buy - so you will not go wrong.
stand cake - ideal piece of wood fiber webs square shape, sides of which would be approximately 37 centimeters. To it it is necessary to pick up and a packing paper of slightly larger size. From ordinary cardboard refuse immediately, as it will surely bend under the weight of the finished gift
Polyethylene for packing
Take care of the material that will be stapled - tapes, double-sided scotch, elastic bands, clothespins,wire. As for tapes, it is better to take at least 3 meters, but it is desirable to have a stock. Stock up and thread, rubber band or by narrow ribbons to bind to each other directly diapers
Baby stuff for decorations and toppings, if you liked the practical approach. These are booties, ryazhonki, diapers, nipples, teethers, children's cosmetics, anti-scratch. And, of course, toys are welcome
Now let's get down to the process of creating a cake:
hygiene - above all, so each diaper twist to the food film. Do not put this hygiene item on the table, even if the table seems clean. Twist the gloves. How to wrap
It is thus possible to process each diaper individually, and several pieces can be used at once. A bit of advice: start folding from the rubber band - in this case, the side fold will be neat
And if you also fill the rubber band itself - it will be generally great, because nothing will stick out. Make sure that the diaper tube tightens tightly. Fasten each tube with an elastic band or temporarily a clothespin.
IMPORTANT: Be sure to thoroughly wash your hands and the materials that you are going to work with.
Now place the diapers in a tier. As for the quantity, you can not wait for clear recommendations, because it's up to you to decide what size the cake will be - maybe it will consist of one tier
One tube can be inserted in the middle, and you can leave the middle for something else - things, For example, or even a bottle of champagne for the joy of parents. You can twist as one tier or several, each of which is smaller than the previous
Now wrap storeys - as a coating can partially close the circle and completely. Even the partial will already look pretty festive, besides the bands with which the diapers are bandaged, you will hide
Tapes here will be very even appropriate. If you want to completely wrap the diapers, it is recommended to use special wrapping paper for this purpose or, even better, a diaper
. Fasten the edges of the diaper with pins. Recommended special pins for diapers - they are more, and more elegant. Now remove the pegs of diapers, if you have them hitched
IMPORTANT: if the option of diapers you liked the most, fold it diagonally - so edge for fixing will be thinner and hold them will be much easier.
When all the so-called cake floors are ready, you can start collecting it in a single composition. If you did not put anything inside, except for rolls of diapers, it is advisable to insert a thin stick there. Without anything in the center of the whole composition in danger of collapse
Do not forget that the cake should collect on a solid basis, as a useful and we stand. Just wrap it in a gift paper - it will be much more aesthetic.
Arrange toys and clothes as your imagination tells. Things can also be interesting issue - for example, socks strung into rectangles of cardboard, with the result that turn out candles for the cake
If confused look through the top layers of diapers, you can disguise them with something - perfect for this suitable special decorative grass
Now you can, if you want to pack the entire cake in a transparent film, tighteningits top beautiful bow - it is convenient and hygienic, and practical
Cake of diapers: tips and reviews
Reviews of such a gift the most positive - and beautiful, and applyPractice is possible. As many women note, a cake can be presented as in addition to anything, and as a completely independent thing.
As for the sizes, then the opinions diverge - one seems a lot of cumbersome, and for others it is an excellent opportunity to present as many necessary things as possible.
Whatever it was, but it is necessary to listen to the following advice:
Keep the not only the hands, tools, materials and wallpaper. It is necessary that the whole room be clean, dust free. Pets during the process of needlework attend next just do not have
On the number of diapers you can argue for a long time, because everything depends on the individual ideas, but please be at least 60 diapers
In no case do not remove diapers inside out - it is very unhygienic. If you do not like excessively motley coloring, it is always possible to disguise
improvised materials With respect to sterility, be sure proutyuzhte things that will decorate a cake. If, however, the decoration will be present something made of glass, handle this thing antiseptic
Toys choose only quality, free from foreign smell
Eraser associate diapers should carefully - it should not squeeze the ranks, but fall apart rolls also should not
From the side it seems that it is very difficult to create such beauty, however, if there is adequate knowledge, it is absolutely impossibleitelno. In addition, the process is so addictive that it is an excellent way to spend leisure time. And what is the gratitude of the parents! For the sake of such moments, and worth working.