Hope youll find it helpful. Use the safety pin end and thread the elastic through your scrunchie tube.
Pin these edges together and then stitch them with a 14 seam allowance to secure as seen below.
How to make satin scrunchies. How to make scrunchies in 5 easy steps step 1. Secure the safety pin through one end of the elastic piece. Fold the tube in half and carefully align the open top and bottom edges.
They always seem to stretch out too fast or they just arent big. This will form your fabric tube into a ring with a 3 opening along the outside edge. Length anything from 15 to 25 inches width anything from 3 to 6 inches.
Overlap each 12 end to complete the elastic circle and pin then sew in place. Cut a long strip of fabric fold it lenghtwise right sides together and pin. You can use leftover fabric from your project and reduce the fabric wastage.
A wider piece of fabric will make a scrunchie larger and fluffy. Once your elastic is in place push it back into the tube of your scrunchie and sew the opening closed by hand. Now your oversized scrunchie is ready to use.
It is nearly impossible to find a satin scrunchie adequate enough for my thick natural hair. To make a hair scrunchie start by cutting a piece of elastic thats about 4 inches long and 12 an inch wide. Next fold the fabric in half lengthwise so the printed side is facing inward and sew the edges together.
Use a shorter fabric rectangle to make scrunchies smoother and less bunchy. Sew the long edge so that you create a tube and leave a 1 inch gap near both ends. Make a bunchier scrunchie by using a longer fabric rectangle.
With my recent update to the booklets i decided to add a free scrunchie pattern at the end as a small thank you from me to you. Then cut your piece of fabric so its 8 inches long and 4 inches wide. For a wider scrunchie just make the rectangle wider.
Some of you asked me to make a tutorial on how to sew that scrunchie so here is it. In general adjust the scrunchie to your preference by changing width more or less puffy and length amount of scrunch or ruffles.