Today we will not limit our New Yeardecor with a regular fir tree. Especially if it is not real, but artificial. But we will not deprive ourselves of the fresh coniferous aroma of Christmas, too? Let's try to refresh our house, breathe a holiday into it and a joyful mood from the anticipation of New Year's magic, with the help of New Year's Ikeban with their hands from the bark of oranges and fir branches. To create a simple ikebana you will need: cones, pine twigs, mountain ash or cypress. Glue, tinsel and beads. The basis for ikebana can serve any capacity, bottle, basket or even a dense felt boots. In the process of using a floral sponge, then your composition will last longer, and the needles with twigs will not crumble quickly. To fix the branches in the desired position, use a piece of suitable foam plastic, plasticine or polymer clay. After the base of the branches is ready, proceed directly to the design of the ikebana dried fruit. Photo-report, how to make New Year figures from orange peel, read below. Why an orange? Because it is a fruit of the sun, it has a pronounced flavor, and an interesting texture and a warm tint of orange peel in skilled hands turns into a material for creativity. Plus the aroma of tangerines and oranges in the house is a sign of New Year's holidays. You need to take any citrus fruit fresh, and cut a thick piece of it peel. Prepare molds for cutting the dough. Arrange ready cut cuticles on the board. Select the desired figure, and place on the skin of the orange. With a light hammer blow, you get the same figure, but from the citrus peel. You can make two-piece figures by turning the skin. If you want the figure after the drying of the bull to be even, press it with a little book. Sushi on the battery, or in the oven. These figures for an ikebana or a Christmas tree you candecorate with nutshells, cones, seeds, budkian stars or cinnamon sticks, dried fruits or gingerbread. You can come up with the options for decorating yourself with orange peel and slices. Also they can be hung instead of toys on the Christmas tree. Try to make a slice of lobules not only orange, but also lime, mandarin, lemon or grapefruit - then the rings will be different in size and shade. Having looked through our selection of wonderful New Year ideas, you are sure to be inspired by photographs of unusual applications of natural materials and dried fruits in New Year's interiors and ikebans. And your house will be ready to celebrate the New Year with an original interior and an orange and ginger atmosphere!