The pattern How to Make a Turban



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Turbans can be used for a variety of reasons. It is used in many cultures, some for protection against the environment or even to cover the head when hair is lost due to chemotherapy. Whatever the reason, wrapping a turban around your head is easy to learn. You simply need to get accustomed to the pattern and you're all set. Here is the pattern in making a turban.

How To / Instruction

Difficulty: Normal
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    Choose your cloth or turban wrap.

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    Fold the cloth lengthwise and put it over your head covering your ears.

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    Grasp both sides with your hands and pull behind your head.

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    Change hands and pull cloth around both sides to the front of your temples and change hands again.

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    Repeat until your desired length is reached and tie a knot at the end.

Tips and Warnings

  • You can sew your turban double sided so that the insides won't show. It will make your turban look more fashionable. This piece can accentuate your sense of style.

  • If you can't find a cloth vendor for a ready made turban wrap nearby, you can easily search and purchase one from the internet. You can also look for different styles and wrapping techniques.

  • Make sure you wrap your turban tightly so it doesn't fall over time. Thin cloth like silk may be slippery to maneuver. It can be lined with chiffon to give a better grip.