HOW TO – Use Fold-Over Elastic

Jenny Ryan

Jenny Ryan is an artist, crafter, and maker of things. She lives in Los Angeles with a pack of various animals (including her husband) and writes about her adventures in creating at Exit Through the Thrift Shop.

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By Jenny Ryan

Jenny Ryan is an artist, crafter, and maker of things. She lives in Los Angeles with a pack of various animals (including her husband) and writes about her adventures in creating at Exit Through the Thrift Shop.

3 Articles


Amy from Angry Chicken filmed this fun video explaining how to use fold-over elastic in your sewing projects. She also provides a handy list of tutorials that utilize the stuff, including her 5-Minute Skirt project. (FYI, if the video claims to be unavailable, just try again later–it may be that too many people are watching it.)