You can use either knit or braided elastic either will work for a scrunchie. Fold the fabric lengthwise over the elastic and pin the end together where the elastic is even pinning through the elastic.
Place your tail panel over the top of your sewn line on your scrunchie.
How to make scrunchies with tails. For step by step written instructions go to my diy scrunchie with hair tie post. This is the easiest way to make a scrunchie. Use a length of elastic a little longer than the fabric you make the scrunchie.
This tutorial covers how to make. If youre using elastic or a fabric that doesnt like topstitching eg. Cut an 8 long piece of elastic.
Cut and press the pieces. Using a rotary cutter or fabric scissors cut a 3 x 22. Pin the fabrics together.
Sew a straight line to secure the pieces together and cut closely to finish off. Fold each fabric in half crosswise with right sides together. How to sew a scrunchie to create the bunny tails place the fabrics together with right sides facing each other.
The main scrunchie using a hair tie. Silk use this seamless method instead for the main scrunchie. Give it a trygrab the free add on scrunchie tie pattern piece on my site here.
Fold the 3 x. Align the fold of the fabric with place on fold on the template. Pull the elastic to work the the.
Cut one piece fabric 4 x 20 for scrunchie two pieces of fabric for tails cut approximately 4 x 16fold each fabric in half crosswise with right sides together. Pin the lengthwise edge to sew. With a 38ths inch seam allowance begin stitching the tail together along the straightest part of the fabric.
Lay the elastic on the right side of the fabric even at one end and extending over the other end. Sew across the pinned end first making sure that you sew the elastic firmly in place then sew the length edges together. With your small rectangle panel wrap around the scrunchie and tail.
Sew the main scrunchie tube.