Elastic ends must be joined for waistbands or headbands. A zigzag stitch is all that is needed! Read this sewing tutorial to learn how to finish elastic when elastic is visible and when elastic is pulled through a casing.
NEW 1/4" Braided Elastic Item #: 11530XW
Dritz® hanked 1/4 inch braided elastic in white is ideal for DIY sewing and repair projects; it is used for necklines, sleeves, waistbands and leg bands.
- Lightweight elastic narrows when stretched
- It has slight ribs and is thinner than woven elastics
Insert into casings or stitch directly to wrong side of fabric
Care: Machine washable and dryable in temperatures up to 200º F
Chlorine bleach safe