How To Make Scrunchies At Home | Easy and simple DIY

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The scrunchies are back!

If you lived the years 80s and 90s you must remember them, they were all over the place!

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And with this fashion revival, of course they had to go back.

I love it because I think they embellish a lot more than a regular hair band and gain a fashion accessory status. They can be of various colours (and prints, why not?) and materials.

Another advantage is that they are made of scraps of fabric, so they are a great solution for those who do not know what to do with what is left over after a sewing project.

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So what are you waiting for to make these scrunchies? What I’m going to teach in this post has a bow!

Material for scrunchies

You will need two fabric rectangles: 9cm x 45cm and 6,3cm x 63cm (for the loop), a piece of 0,5cm wide elastic, pins and a head pin.

The ideal is to sew with sewing machine, but you can try sewing them by hand too!

How To Make Your Scrunchies (Footsteps)

1. Make a sheath on the smaller sides of the two rectangles.

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2. Fold the shorter rectangle in half and sew the side inside out to wipe it out.

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3. Attach a head pin to one end and use it as a guide to turn it inside out.

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4. Use the same pin to pass the elastic band.

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5. Sew the two ends by closing the circle.

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6. Do the same process of sewing the side and turning to the right side to the other rectangle.

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7. Fold the two smaller tips inside and sew.

8. Tie it in the scrunchie with a bow tie.

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