A decorative mobile suspended from the top of the wall always adds charm and grandeur to your room. The feeling will transcend to another level if you have cute little butterflies hanging right above you. Following the Montessori principles, hanging a mobile over your baby’s crib or play mat would help increase his focus, concentration and grasping skill as he is growing in months. Let us take a quick glance at the various ways you can make them beautify your home décor.
Though not difficult, making a butterfly mobile would need some ample patience and time. Make the butterflies by either drawing or cutting them directly from templates, prepare the base for your mobile with a hoop, decorate your butterflies and fix them to the hoop using a ribbon or threads.
Go for beads of different shades to create a colorful effect.
The colors of the rainbow would give the mobile a spectacular look. To add to its decoration, adorn the butterfly with sparkles or glitters.
This pretty pink butterfly mobile suspended from a beautiful satin ribbon would be more than enough to keep your newborn entertained. The fusion of dark and light shades of pink is stunning.
The beautiful crochet flowers gracing the mobile adds to you beauty.
This fantastic mobile hanging from a grapevine wreath would be a perfect Christmas décor. You can wrap a green or red ribbon around it to capture the festive spirit.
If you have twins with a boy and a girl, then make half of the mobile in pink and the other in blue.
Opt for a light pink fabric if you have a princess in waiting.
These colorful butterflies would be a perfect way to teach your budding preschooler color concepts.
The tulle and poms make the mobile even more gorgeous, making it a perfect baby shower gift for your best pal.
Tie a burlap ribbon to the twig for a rustic appeal.
Your little munchkin would indeed sleep peacefully in her crib with these white butterfly mobile hanging high.
Alongside the butterflies, you can also hang cute teddies from the wire ring to beautify it further.
If you have a strong grasp in origami, follow the link to the given tutorial to make fantastic origami butterfly mobile. The twisted pattern of the wire gives the mobile a unique look.
The smooth white color hanging in your plush dining hall would give your room a beautiful look. You can hang two big mobiles on two ends with a chandelier in the middle for a stunning visual impact.
Green and red beads would look fabulous when you are decorating it for the festive season.
If you want an easy and cost-effective gift for your friend’s newborn baby, then this one would be a great option. You can even opt for a triangular or square hoop if you desire to try your hands at making innovative shapes.
If you are planning to hold an outdoor party, then this large chandelier mobile would look wonderful in your garden alongside other decorations.
To teach a preschooler the transition of a butterfly from a larva to an adult, make a mobile comprising of all four of its life cycle and keep it as the main theme of your classroom for a week for the kids to get acquainted with it.
You can increase the length of the beads for a wind chime like effect.
The direction would be similar to the above tutorials, with felt being used for the butterflies. The felt balls in between make it look even more appealing.
If crocheting is your foray, then a wonderful crochet butterfly mobile would be a perfect choice for your kid’s room.
Your kiddos would have a whale of a time in painting on the butterflies a color of their choice.
The given tutorial would help you how to make butterflies that look as good as real ones, after which you would need to hang them from a hoop or rod, the shape being according to your choice.
Rather than discarding off your kiddos worn out clothes, keep a memory of them by designing cute butterfly mobiles. You can even make other designs and hang them in a row to relive her sweet childhood.
The beads hanging below add to its elegance. You can even paint the twig for a colorful effect.
So get geared up to make a galore of these colorful fiestas for your favorite bestie’s baby shower or to welcome your cutie pie home.
Published on July 10th 2017 by Miranda Gibbs