Scrunchies were once popular in the 90s and are fast making a comeback. Fold the seam allowance in and sew the opening closed.
Or for a faster finish sew the opening on your sewing machine stitching about 116 from the folds of the gap.
How to make a hair scrunchie with a sewing machine. How could they not be. Learn to sew scrunchies with this easy step by step tutorial. Fold the fabric in half lengthwise with the right side facing.
They are cheap and easy to make. Start with a piece of scrap fabric and cut it into a rectanglethe standard size for a. Pin this in place.
You can do this by hand with a whip stitch. This way you will be saving lots of money and. Remove the tape and remove the pencil keeping the elastic in place.
Trim the seams at the corner points to reduce bulk then turn the tie right side out and press. Scrunchies are all the rage these days. Bunch the fabric down so you can clearly see each side of the elastic coming out of opposite ends of the fabric tube.
Tie both ends of the elastic together and stitch the excess elastic down on at least one side to make a permanent knot. I walk you completely through the process from start to finish. Theyre super cute super easy to make and save scrap fabric from being needlessly wastedin this tutorial i opted to use my sewing machine but you could just as easily use fabric glue or a simple backstitch by hand with a needle and thread.
Sew along the long pinned edge making sure to stay about inch from the edge of the fabric. Cut a strip of scrap fabric to be 3 4 inches wide by 9 10 inches long. If you enjoy wearing scrunchies consider making a few.
How to sew a scrunchie.