Fold your strip of fabric in half lengthwise with right sides together and sew along the entire length from end to end using a quarter inch seam allowance. Take your scrunchie piece and fold it in half long ways with right sides together.
How to make scrunchies.
How make a scrunchie. Fold the 3 x. Cut and press the pieces. I found the easiest way to do this was to thread your finger into the fabric.
Fold the fabric in half right side in and. Sew a straight line down the long side. Sew the pinned scrunchie with a quarter of an inch seam allowance.
Sew the main scrunchie tube. Next turn the fabric right side out. Measure and cut the elastic.
I prefer to use a knit fabric but really any kind of fabric will work. Start your seam an inch down from the top and end your seam an inch before the bottom. Cut an 8 long piece of elastic.
Pin it in place. How to sew scrunchies fold fabric in half stitch long edge leaving gap turn tube halfway to the right side match short raw ends stitch around the short ends of the tube turn right side out through seam gap insert elastic stitch seam gap closed. Cut a piece of fabric 4 wide x 20 or 22 long.
To flip your fabric slide a straw inside the tube then secure it to one of the ends with a safety pin. How do you make scrunchies with elastic. Cut a piece.
Measuring and cutting the materials. You can use either knit or braided elastic either will work for a scrunchie. Either length will work.
Use elastic thats between 12 inch 127 cm and 1 inch 254 cm wide. Cut your fabric into a strip that measures 24 long and 3 wide. Using a rotary cutter or fabric scissors cut a 3 x 22.
Now you have a tube of fabric that is inside out. Push the safety pin end of the straw into the hole of the fabric then pull through.