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 3/8" Braided Elastic Item #: 11531XW
Dritz® hanked 3/8 inch braided elastic in white is ideal for DIY sewing and repair projects; it is used for sleeves, waistbands and leg bands.
- Lightweight elastic that narrows when stretched
- For sleeves, swimwear, waistbands, and leg bands
Insert into casings or stitch directly to wrong side of fabric.
Care: Machine washable and dryable in temperatures up to 200⁰ F. Chlorine bleach and salt water safe.