What are scrunchies? How to make homemade scrunchies?
In the Earlier 80s/90s everyone knew what scrunchies are, and at that time scrunchies are liked by everyone from younger to elder. But some time ago it got disappeared. And now these scrunchies are back in trend Before 2020, there were some people who did not know what Scrunchies really are.
How did the most embarrassing hair accessory in history suddenly become cool? this is a scrunchie it’s literally just a round piece of elastic wrapped in excess fabric and from the mid-80s to the mid-90s they were inescapable on everyone.
There are soo many types of scrunchies are available in the market. And there is some website which shows the tutorial of these scrunchies. Some of our small, large jumbo, casual scrunchies, tulle scrunchies, ruffle scrunchies, patchwork scrunchies knot bows scrunchies, bow ponytail scrunchies, etc.
So excited that scrunchies are back in trend again! It is so easy to make homemade scrunchies. Many other websites sell scrunchies, but their price is very high, so I thought why don’t we make scrunchies at home or do we say to make homemade scrunchies. Scrunchies are everybody’s favorite since the 90’s hair accessories.
It is very easy to make homemade scrunchies at home and it is also cheaper.
to make homemade scrunchies All you need is the remaining clothes and a little hard work. Custom hair scrunchies are a great handmade gift idea for friends and family. They too will be happy to see your creativity and your small efforts.
You can make scrunchies with or without a sewing machine. I like to sew this pattern on a sewing machine because it speeds up the process a bit. However, you can sew this scrunchy pattern by hand. So, today in this blog we will learn
How to make homemade scrunchie
You can use almost any type of fabric you like, from cotton quilts to crushed velvet.
• Fabric – woven, velvet, stretch velvet, satin (just about anything will work)
• Pair of scissors
• Matching thread
• Sewing machine
• 3/8″ wide elastic, 8 or 9 inches long.
STEP 1- TAKE A FABRIC
The first step is to take any fabric cotton, velvet anything you want, and Cut it into a rectangular shape of Length 22 inches & breadth of 3 or 4 inches you can increase the length of the fabric rectangle If you want more ruffles. you can decrease the breadth of the fabric rectangle If you want a thinner scrunchie,
Step 2-FOLD & SEW
In the second step Fold the fabric in half lengthwise with right sides together you can also use pins to secure the layers if you want. Now sew a straight line along the long edge. You will get a cylindrical shape fabric now keep it aside. turn fabric tube to right-side out.
STEP 3- TAKE A ELASTIC
In the third step take an elastic and cut it 8 or 9 inches long and with the help of a safety pin insert it into fabric As shown above:
STEP 4-STITCH THE ENDS
In the fourth step take both the ends of the elastic and stitch it. So that it gets fixed from everywhere. Now put one edge of the fabric tube inside the other edge. Stitch down the join nicely. And here is your tutorial on how to make homemade scrunchies ends, Your cute scrunchies are ready!
Reasons why they back in trend and why we love scrunchies
- They are soo light weighted
- They are super cute
- Looks cool
- Damage less hair
- Super cheap
- Easy to make at home
- Also make cute arm candy
Now that you know how to make homemade scrunchies make lots of them and gift them to special ones and make them happy. Hope you enjoyed the tutorial on how to make your own scrunchie. If you have any suggestions related to this post on how to make your own scrunchies you can tell me in the comment section.
You can check my other DIYs also some of them are How to make homemade stress ball- 3 easy methods, How to make bookmark 2 easy methods, How to make sock bunny in just 5 min, How to make sleeping masks in 3 easy steps, How to make Tassel out of yarn. If you want you can check out these too.