The festival of Rakhi celebrated every year is about to be celebrated a day after tomorrow on 22nd August this year. This festival is dedicated to brothers and sisters and is considered one of the most important Hindu festivals. You all must know that on this auspicious occasion sisters pray for the well being of their brother, tie rakhi on their wrist and brother promises her protection throughout the life. Although there is a crowd in the markets to buy Rakhi, but this Rakshabandhan you can make Rakhi at home by using your creativity. Let's tell how?
Photo Rakhi– On the day of Rakshabandhan, you can tie a photo rakhi on your brother's wrist. For this choose a good picture and stick it on a piece of thick paper or cardboard. Now after that cut the cardboard and paper into square or round shape as per your wish. Now if you want, you can decorate it with beads and stick it with glue on the ribbon.
Rakhi made of wool– For this you need red and yellow wool, scissors and some beads. Now you have to wrap the red wool around your fingers about twenty times. After this, it has to be taken out slowly and tied in the middle. Now cut off the ends with scissors and spread. After this make a flower and press it. To make a woolen rakhi, tie a wooden bead in the middle and another thread at the back.
Floral Rakhi– For this, take the help of colored paper and make small flowers of it. After that sew them on a satin ribbon with thread and needle leaving enough ribbon on both sides.
Cartoon Rakhi– You can make this Rakhi with a satin ribbon and circle stickers.
Airplane or Car Rakhi for Kids– You can make Rakhi of Airplanes and Cars for kids. For this you need foam sticker set (airplane or car), satin ribbon in red color, circle stickers and black and red markers and you can use them well to make an airplane or car rakhi.