How to make a diy scrunchie out of a t shirt step 1. My most commonly used fabric strip.
Fold this strip of fabric in half lengthwise with the right side facing then pin this in place.
How to make a scrunchie with a shirt. Cut a strip of fabric about 4 12 x 20 inches. Fold over the short edge of the fabric about 14 inch and sew in place. Fabric t shirt baby blanket etcelastic 14 flat elastic or elastic.
Step 2 cut one piece of elastic 23cm 9 in length. Pull the elastic to work the the. Fold the fabric lengthwise over the elastic and pin the end together where the elastic is even pinning through the elastic.
Diy scrunchies hey peeps. Especially if you are working with an expensive top like me. How to sew a scrunchie start by cutting a strip of your scrap fabric to be 3 4 inches wide by 22 23 inches long.
Think of the variety of fabric patterns and designs from shirts. Cut off about one inch from the bottom of the shirt and discard. Pin the lengthwise edge to sew.
Use a length of elastic a little longer than the fabric you make the scrunchie. 22by 35 you can use the bottom of an old shirt or a simple piece of fabric for this. Old shirt or a piece of fabric measuring tape scissors pins elastic sewing machine textile glue safety pin.
Remove the seams from the sides of the shirt. This is one of the most fashionable ways to do so. Fold the fabric in half lengthwise and sew with right sides together.
If youre using the rough edge of the fabric be sure to either trim that off or include it in your seam allowance. In todays video im sharing diy scrunchies with old or thrifted t shirts this how to is no sew and super easy to make. Step 1 you will need one piece of fabric in the size.
Cut a long rectangular fabric strip and a piece of elastic. Want to shorten your t shirt. There are various ways to scrunch the sides of a t shirt but this is what i feel is the easiest fastest and least destructive method.
Make scrunchies out of a t shirt following these easy steps. The knit fabric from t shirts make great scrunchies because theyre already stretchy. Sew across the pinned end first making sure that you sew the elastic firmly in place then sew the length edges together.
Fold rectangle in. Fabric can be expensive especially when my girls want to make scrunchies every day why not use the fabric from old t shirts to make them. Lay the elastic on the right side of the fabric even at one end and extending over the other end.