CosStitch: Wig Tutorial: Wefts
Anyway, wig tutorial about wefts. Properly, probably not a tutorial however simply a really quick, temporary methodology on creating wefts, just so you guys can get a tough idea on easy methods to create wefts in the first place.
So what are wefts in the first place, you could ask.
Properly wefts are.
. basically wig hair that you may add to your wig for quantity, style, length and color/ highlights.
So wefts might be bought on-line but it will be tough to match the wefts to your wig colour unless you are buying from retailers with mounted shades.
There’s a few methods you can use to create wefts, for instance, cutting a wig and utilizing whatever you cut up to create wefts, gluing wig strands together to create wefts or reducing up your complete wig to get the wefts.
Here is the sewing technique that I use essentially the most when creating wefts from wigs. Bear with me, images are from google photographs.
– A relatively long, thick wig
– Sewing Machine
– Thread in the color of the wig
– Netting fabric (get those with the smallest holes as possible)
Reduce the wig. Mainly you cut your wig to the length you need however keep no matter you simply minimize off. We’ll be utilizing these for the wefts.
If you simply need a bit of for sideburns or hairdressing tips and tricks issues like that, lower from the bottom few layers if you don’t want to create a layered effect. Else, simply minimize from the highest.
2) So now you’ve gotten wig strands and i wager they’re messy and annoying. Tie them up for now.
Seize your netting and cut it as much as about as long as you want (Observe: This is talking concerning the size). Be certain that your width is at least three inches huge.
3) This is able to get a bit messy. Get prepared your sewing machine and switch off all followers and stay away from wind!
Grab your wig strands and spread them out on the underside half of the netting that you’ve cut. Ensure that it is unfold evenly and that the strands are roughly of equal size. To avoid wasting your self a serious headache, additionally be certain that the wig strands are usually not tangled when you are doing this.
4) Fold the highest a part of the netting over. Utilizing the smallest/ closest stitching on your machine, sew two or three traces across the half you folded down.
Aaaaaaaaand you principally obtained yourself a weft!
Now you can use this weft to add into your wig and so forth. Handsew the weft instantly into your wig. This can be coated in one other tutorial completely.
Have enjoyable! It is a irritating course of but it would pay off, trust me!
Excuse the messy footage, feel free to remark if in case you have questions. This tutorial was accomplished during college hours on a laptop computer with no mouse.