Since elastic hair ties became all the rage, I started making my own a couple of years ago because of the hefty price tag that came with purchasing them. They are sold everywhere from Anthropologie, Jcrew, and Target for about $15 dollars for 5 hair ties.
These cute little accessories are super easy to make and super affordable. A couple of years ago, I made a whole bunch to last me years. Recently my co-worker asked me if I could provide her with a few black hair ties, so here is a tutorial of how I make them!
5/8 inch elastic (purchased online or local fabric store)
Below are the steps on how to make your own elastic hair ties.