TURBAN-SHAPED HAIR BAND
If for aÂ personalizedÂ lookÂ especially suitable for the summer, we intend to make a band to keep theÂ hair in placeÂ , we can create one that looks like a realÂ turbanÂ .Â The operation is not at all difficult, but nevertheless requires aÂ certain skillÂ in wrapping theÂ chosen fabricÂ .Â Regarding this, here is a guide on how to make a headband with thisÂ original shapeÂ .
CREATE A HAIR BAND
The bands are certainly among the most used accessories not only by women, but also by many men.Â Their widespread diffusion is due above all to the fact that they satisfy a need forÂ personal comfortÂ without sacrificing the appearance of the wearer.Â Practical and useful to keep the hair in order (usually when they are long), they are in fact used to give an extra touch to yourÂ daily lookÂ .Â The bands are commercially available in different materials and colors, but make them independently makes them unique and original.Â In this guide two very simple methods will be illustrated, which can be put into practice.Â Here is how to create aÂ headband.
First of all you need to get the fabric you want to use to make your own band, choosing it according to the model, the material and the color you prefer.Â The fabric can easily be bought at any specialist retailer or comfortably obtained from old knits or rags at home.Â During this first phase of purchase, however, it is good to remember to look for a fabric that is as cheap as possible, but of a sufficiently large size, in such a way as to be able to remedy it, in case the cut was wrong
WOOL HAIR BAND
Remember our grandmothers who knit at home?Â They were really good and from their golden hands, they came out, scarves, sweaters,Â woolenÂ shoesÂ ,Â glovesÂ and many other useful things for us children and for the beautification of the house.Â At present, women who work crochet or knitting need to be clearly decreasing, partly due to lack of time and, due to a lack of passion, theÂ handicraft workÂ isÂ falling sharplyÂ .Â But some things are really very easy to make, and even a few skilled people can try their hand at making aÂ hair bandÂ .Â Letâs see how to make a wool hair band inÂ a simple and fast way.
To make this item, use number 3 knitting needles and a medium-sized wool.Â Start 20 meshes to start and then continue with a straight and a reverse until you reach the desired width.Â When you reach the size that you think is right for the circumference of the head to which it is intended, finish the work by crossing the stitches on top of each other and then with hidden stitches, close the two sides of the band you have created.
Cotton cloth and decorations
At this point, fold the rectangle of cloth from the long side in half. Baste the whole length.Â Try the cotton hair band.Â Make sure it is not too tight or too wide.Â Next, sew the basted side.Â Keep the thread a few millimeters under the basting.Â For a precise job, you prefer needle and thread.Â If you use the machine instead, program it on the zig zag stitch.Â After each stitch, pull the thread.Â