DIY: Colorful Elastic Hair Ties

Have you seen the newest rage in hair accessories? When it comes to your daughter's do, it's all about these Colorful Elastic Hair Ties. Best of all, it's a little known fact that the material used for these trendy bands is a simple sewing trim: FOE (fold-over-elastic), which is stretchy and economical! DIY a couple dozen for under 5 bucks.

Supplies:

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Supplies

Instructions:

Step 1: Measure out 9 inches of fold-over-elastic and cut.

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 1

Step 2: Fold the elastic in half.

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 2

Step 3: Make a loop, keeping the elastic in half.

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 3

Step 4: Bring the middle, uncut end up through the loop

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 4

Step 5: Pull the loop all the way through, making sure to keep the tails at a nice length.

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 5

Step 6: Snip the tail at a diagonal

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 6

Step 7:Make some precious pig tails for your sweetie

DIY Elastic Hair Ties - Step 7