Fold the fabric in half right side in and. This diy giant scrunchie was a fun one to make.
Secure the safety pin through one end of the elastic piece.
Giant scrunchie diy. How do you make scrunchies with elastic. Sew the main scrunchie tube. Fold the 3 x.
Cut an 8 12 inch piece of 14 inch elastic. Cut and press the pieces. Cut an 8 long piece of elastic.
In conclusion never again. You can use either knit or braided elastic either will work for a scrunchie. If youre using the bow sewing the scrunchie.
Mini cut 1 2 x 15. This will form your fabric tube into a ring with a 3 opening along the outside edge. Take the two ends of the elastic and overlap them with each other.
Use the safety pin end and thread the elastic through your scrunchie tube. Cut a piece. Cut a piece of fabric 4 wide x 20 or 22 long.
Fold the tube in half and carefully align the open top and bottom edges. Next turn the fabric right side out. Either length will work.
Once your elastic is in place push it back into the tube of your scrunchie and sew the opening closed by hand. Take your scrunchie piece and fold it in half long ways with right sides together. You can use 12 inch elastic if you have thicker hair and need more support from your pony tail holder attach a safety pin and thread the safety pin all the way through the scrunchie.
Overlap each 12 end to complete the elastic circle and pin then sew in place. Pin it in place. Using a rotary cutter or fabric scissors cut a 3 x 22.
Pin these edges together and then stitch them with a 14 seam allowance to secure as seen below. Fold one edge a 12 inch towards the wrong side. Now your oversized scrunchie is ready to use.
Hiummmso i tried making 2 million scrunchies in order to celebrate hitting 2 million subscribers and heres the result. After you have everything cut out you should have one piece of elastic one scrunchie piece and two bow pieces. Fold the whole piece in half width wide long sides together sew down the long side with 14 inch seam allowance.
Cut a piece of elastic that measures 85 long. I found the easiest way to do this was to thread your finger into the fabric. This how to video will show you how i made this giant scrunchie with some fabric i found at walmart on cleara.