Learn how to make a trendy twisted headband with this quick and easy tutorial that comes to us from Marilyn Clarkin of QTπ Doll Clothing! Once you figure out how to make one, you'll want to make lots more to coordinate with all of your doll's favorite outfits!
Giveaway Update! Our winner is Lori who said her tip for doll hair is to use a wire brush…spray water (gentle mIst ) & comb/brush..gentle hand. Congratulations Lori!
Let's get started...
-10” x 8” scrap of knit fabric
Step 1: Cut two 10” x 4” strips of fabric with the stretch lengthwise.
Step 2: Fold strips in half lengthwise, stitch with a ¼ seam allowance.
Step 3: Turn strips RIGHT side out.
Step 4: Tie a knot in the middle of the elastic.
Step 5: Loop one strip through the elastic.
Step 6: Pin the ends together with the seams centered and facing out.
Step 7: Stitch with a ¼” seam allowance. Clip corners.
Step 8: Flip the strip and line the elastic with the seam, pin.
Step 9: Stitch with a ¼” seam allowance.
Step 10: Loop second strip though the first.
Step 11: Repeat STEPS 5-9 for other side.
You're all done! How cute is this?!?
How'd you like to win one of these super cute headbands for your doll? Marilyn is giving one away to one lucky winner!
To enter, leave a comment below finishing this sentence:
We'll pick a winner randomly from the comments posted on Monday August 8th and be in touch via email. Thanks for entering and good luck!
For Pixie Faire,
Marilyn and the PF Team