Introduction

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Learn to make braided hair wraps for a girl's-day-in spa day. Side note: We wouldn't blame you if you wore it all the time!

Step 1

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Fold Fabric

Fold your fabric from finished edge to finished edge three times.

Step 2

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Cut Strips

Cut a 5-inch strip for each of your guests. Hint: the thicker your material is the thicker the headband will turn out. Cut smaller strips for a skinnier headband.

Step 3

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Make a Small Loop

Hold one end of your strips in your left hand between two fingers. Make a small loop just big enough for two fingers with your right hand.

Step 4

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Complete the Loop

Make sure the fabric is crossed over itself to complete the loop.

Step 5

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Continue Looping

Continue to pull material from the long end of your strip through the small loop on your right hand until you run out of material.

Step 6

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Glue One Side

Roll the end of your material from one side and hot glue the material to itself so it doesn't unroll.

Step 7

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Glue Both Sides Together

Wrap the end of the material from the opposite end around the previous side you just glued.

Step 8

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Glue All the Way Around

Hot glue one corner down and then the other corner on top of that, so the ends are glued to each other all the way around.

Step 9

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Add Ribbon

Cut a 2 inch piece of ribbon, glue one end over the seam on the headband.

Step 10

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Glue Edge Down

Then wrap it all the way around to completely hide the seam. Fold the raw edge of the ribbon down so there is a finished edge and glue that down.

Step 11

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All Done!

You've finished your first hair wrap. Now, it's time to make one for all your friends!