How To Make Scrunchies

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To be honest, I’ve never worn scrunchies. Still I always admired how they could effortlessly be stretched, twisted, and popped to hold hair in place. The process of learning how to make scrunchies was not nearly as easy as using them. It was like perfecting a recipe. Through much trial and error, I finally got the “formula” right! Keep reading to learn how to make scrunchies.

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How To Make Scrunchies 

Supplies

  • Scrunchie pattern
  • Fabric (at least 1/4 yard)
  • Hair ties
  • Tailor’s chalk
  • Scissors and thread
  • Sewing machine

Instructions

Use the scrunchie pattern to cut the necessary amount of fabric. Then, with the pattern’s guide and Tailor’s chalk, mark a line at each end of the rectangle.

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Fold the rectangle in half, wrong side out.

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Place the hair tie in the fold and pin at the line.

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Stitch the raw edge length together with a ⅝” seam allowance, starting at the line. The fabric will scrunch up as you sew, so straighten the edge along the way. Stop sewing at the opposite line and back stitch.

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Flip the scrunchie right side out.

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Sew the raw edge width together.

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Stitch the opening closed.

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8 thoughts on “How To Make Scrunchies

  1. I absolutely love this tutorial. It’s very detailed and it’s not done so quickly so I can actually see and understand what you’re doing. So so so happy I found this. Excellent work! Will be supporting and following your content!

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  2. Thanks for the tutorial! I just finished 4 and they are so cute! A little “fiddle-y” to make but it got easier with each one! I signed up for your news letter! Let’s get crafty!

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  3. Thank you so much for the tutorial. I have been trying to figure out a way to make a scrunchie for some time but it always turned out not so good. But your tutorial was very helpful. 🤗 Shivangi

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  4. My grandaughters have been at me for a while to make them some schrunchies and I’m so glad I found your video. Your schrunchies are so cute and quick to make, Thank You

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