Insert unfinished end into the end you originally folded over. Stitch along the finished edge until you get to the elastic back stitch both ends see picture 4.
Make a backstitch and start sewing at 5.
How to make scrunchies with elastic. Wrap the inner strip with the outer strip leaving the right sides of the fabric on the inside. Stitch seam gap closed overlap the ends of the elastic and stitch them together. Next turn the fabric right side out.
Make sure not to lose the elastic end inside. Fold the 3 x. Watch this super easy tutorial on how to make a scrunchie.
Cut an 8 long piece of elastic. Cut a piece of fabric 4 wide x 20 or 22 long. Thread the safety pin or bodkin through one end of the elastic and feed the elastic through the ringtube.
Cut and press the pieces. Hide the thread by taking a stitch into the middle of the tube between the two pieces of fabric and snipping the thread close to the fabric. Cut a 22 by 3 rectangle 2.
Next fold the fabric in half lengthwise so the printed side is facing inward and sew the edges together. Using a rotary cutter or fabric scissors cut a 3 x 22. Cut a piece.
If you are sewing by hand knot both ends. How do you make scrunchies with elastic. Sew the smaller ends at 3.
You can use either knit or braided elastic either will work for a scrunchie. Then cut your piece of fabric so its 8 inches long and 4 inches wide. I found the easiest way to do this was to thread your finger into the fabric.
Diy scrunchies are a great way to use up some of your fabric scraps and only take a few minutes to. Sew the main scrunchie tube. Fold the fabric in half right side in and.
Either length will work. How to make a scrunchie step by step 1. To make a hair scrunchie start by cutting a piece of elastic thats about 4 inches long and 12 an inch wide.
Stop sewing when you are left with about 2 open.