How to make a dream catcher?

Alena Mikhailova
Alena Mikhailova
August 31, 2014
How to make a dream catcher?

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How to make a dream catcher?

A dream catcher is an amulet that hangs over a bed and helps scare nightmares. Also, according to belief, this talisman is able to get rid of sleep disorders. It looks, however, not very presentable: it is a circle on which the threads are wound, like a web. However, it helps many people to have positive dreams, so you can try to make a dream catcher for the house with your own hands.

How to make a dream catcher at home?

If you decide to make a dream catcher yourself, you will need the following materials:

  • wicker;
  • thick cotton thread (suitable for leather lace);
  • scissors;
  • light colored feathers;
  • beads from various natural materials;
  • thread.

For the dream catcher to work, you need to find a real wicker. It is allowed to make this talisman in summer or spring, only this way it will be automatically endowed with magicalDreamcatcheractions. Find a willow, break off a branch and soak it in a container with water. So the material will become soft, and it can be bent.Turn the rod into a circle so that its diameter is at least 30 cm. This will be the frame of the talisman. To fix the ends you need to tie it with threads. For this purpose, the ray of all use floss, so the design will be durable.

After that, you can begin to weave in a circle like web. To do this, fasten the thread on the rod, take it to the side and transfer the end through the rods. As a result, you get a semicircle through which you can easily stretch the thread. The above steps should be done until you reach the initial nodule. According to Native American beliefs, you must make eight touches of thread with a talisman frame. Thus, inside you get a diamond.

After that, start making the second circle, just make the first knot in the center of the previous thread. As soon as you have a real web, fasten a bead on the tip of the thread in the middle of the trap. Then, in the upper part of the talisman, tie a thread by which you can hang the structure on the ceiling or bed. To the bottom, you can also tie 1 or 3 threads, which are attached feathers, beads, pebbles. That's it, the talisman is ready. As you can see, it is easy to make a dream catcher, moreover, it will take very little time to make it.