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Scrunchie DIY

Learn how to make a classic scrunchie from scrap fabrics with this easy Scrunchie tutorial
Active Time25 minutes


  • Fabric - 12cm x 45cm
  • Elastic - 12cm (or long enough to comfortably fit on wrist with enough to tie a knot)
  • Sewing equipment


  • Cut your fabric 12cm x 45cm (approximate)
  • Measure your elastic by the size of your wrist and leave some space for a knot
  • Turn over the short ends and sew
  • Fold your fabric length wise – right side inside, wrong side out. And sew 0.5cm from the edge – either by sewing machine or by using a back stitch (nice and strong)
  • Turn your tube right side out
  • Secure your elastice to ONE end of the long tube with a safety pin
  • Attach the second safety pin to the other end of the elastic and use this to fid the elastic through the tube
  • Knot the two ends of elastic together
  • Overlap the two ends of the fabric and sew shut