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Two Free Sewing Tutorials Ashley from Make It and Love It shares her design and instructions for stitching this athletic arm band! If you like running or walking with empty hands, this free sewing project is for you. You can also use it as a cash/security wallet under a shirt sleeve when you travel or commute. Sewing Supplies: scrap water resistant fabric such as Neoprene, or PUL fabric. hook and loop tape (Velcro) 1″ wide soft elastic thread (UV resistant thread?) scissors o
By Kelly Bryden for Brit+Co. Kelly Bryden from Brit + Co. shows us how she re-created running belts with her free sewing DIY. Kelly explains that the key to making these colorful running bands stay in place, is to use high-quality, wide width Velcro. Wide hook and loop tape (Velcro) provides plenty of surface area for Velcro to stay together holding your belongings securely. See how Kelly sewed these wonderful athletic bands to carry your phone and cash/cards. Go to the Runn
+ How to Sew Lycra Without Puckered Seams The Crafting Chicks’ Nikkala shows us how she created a running pouch that is worn as a belt around the waist with this free sewing tutorial. Nikkala uses spandex due to its exceptional elasticity and comfort experienced while wearing and running. “The stretch of the spandex allows the belt to fit securely around the waist, and holds the contents close to your body to prevent bouncing.” Spandex is said to be stronger and more durable