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Mandala Crafts Flat Elastic Band Braided Stretch Strap Cord Roll for Sewing and Crafting 1 4 inch 6mm 50 Yards White

Last Updated: June 1, 2020 (Refresh Now)
7.6
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Review Summary - 482 recent, verified reviews

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Build Quality
 107
masks, iron, apart, quality, fabric
+49%
-51%
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" ...  These four rolls are hard, stiff, tight, inflexible .  ...  "
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" ...  I didn’t realize until I was done that the elastic had become stiff. ... I wish I would have know that while ironing the face masks to create the pleats I needed, the elastic was going to become unusable the way it did.  ...  "
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" ...  It breaks and cracks when it comes even a little close to a hot iron.  ...  "
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" ...  However parts of the elastic is flawed throughout .  ...  "
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" ...  2) It starts raveling, stretching or separating into strings before the garment is completed.  ...  "
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" ...  when I stretched the elastic, it broke to pieces.  ...  "
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" ...  also, the elastic looks dirty in some places and has a distinctly bad smell .  ...  "
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" ...  Some of it was so poor it completely fell apart after working with it, and it was damaged on the spool.  ...  "
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Delivery
 70
delivery, shipped, fast delivery, elastic, may
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Received the roll of elastic earlier than the estimate, in 3 days!  ...  "
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" ...  Shipment was smooth.  ...  "
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" ...  Item arrived right on time!  ...  "
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" ...  Product arrived quickly and in good condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived without problem and product was great  ...  "
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" ...  I received this 2 days ago and made a couple masks with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipped right away and arrived quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for the prompt delivery of elastic.  ...  "
Comfort
 70
masks, mask, making, make, iron
+60%
-40%
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" ...  The elastic is nice and soft.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the softness of this elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  This is fine elastic. ... Have been making face masks as fast as I can, and this is the right elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  When couldn't get elastic for mask ordered this excellent got on time and a great value.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this elastic. ... Much softer around your ears for masks.  ...  "
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" ...  I have bought more I love this elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  Very strong and stretchy.  ...  "
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" ...  Making masks has become a daily duty and with the challenge of finding elastic locally I was happy to find this elastic when I did.  ...  "
Marketplace
 57
product, white, thank, shipping, order
+88%
-12%
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" ...  I was happy with my product and would order it again.  ...  "
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" ...  just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Good product and happy to support a “local” store.  ...  "
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" ...  Product is as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Otherwise great quality and will definitely buy from seller again in the future  ...  "
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" ...  Picture shows the color compared to actual white elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was just as described and came on time.  ...  "
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" ...  received really fast will order again!!!!!!  ...  "
Fit
 37
apart, masks, iron, stretch, spool
+46%
-54%
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" ...  Very cheap elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  I didn’t realize until I was done that the elastic had become stiff. ... I wish I would have know that while ironing the face masks to create the pleats I needed, the elastic was going to become unusable the way it did.  ...  "
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" ...  Some of it was even shredded.  ...  "
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" ...  the elastic disintegrates.  ...  "
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" ...  Most of the yardage I couldn’t use because when you stretched the elastic out it would fray, then eventually break.  ...  "
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" ...  It says heat fusible yet it literally falls apart when you iron it.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought to make facemasks, and when I ironed the facemask, the elastic disintegrated.  ...  "
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" ...  Won’t buy again falls short for me.  ...  "
Color
 35
white, gray, elastic, grey, dirty
+54%
-46%
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" ...  The color is more of a grey white than pure white, but that's not a big deal.  ...  "
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" ...  Just a little surprised by the color.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a light dove-gray color. ... It doesn't look like white elastic that has become dingy - it's actually rather pretty, and I'm going to keep it.  ...  "
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" ...  Does the color matter?  ...  "
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" ...  Some reviews say the White is off color but It looks just like the color you get in the stores!  ...  "
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" ...  The color is light grey, not white, but otherwise good quality elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  As you can see in the picture I posted, the elastic on the outer portion is new and white and clean in contrast to the dirty frayed elastic further in.  ...  "
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" ...  This elastic is more of a LIGHT GRAY than white, but it's fine for all the masks I am making.  ...  "
Band
 29
apart, masks, band, white, stretch
+38%
-62%
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" ...  Wanted to used this for masks I was making but the quality is so poor just would work, elastic came apart if stretched at all.  ...  "
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" ...  This elastic is worthless as soon as you stretch it, it peels apart  ...  "
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" ...  I started making them and then discovered the elastic pulls apart when you stretch it!  ...  "
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" ...  I made a couple of mask the elastic came apart not good at all.  ...  "
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" ...  But now I am stuck with a roll of useless elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish I would have know that while ironing the face masks to create the pleats I needed, the elastic was going to become unusable the way it did.  ...  "
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" ...  Very poor quality elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  When I place my order it was for 100 yard of the elastic 1/4 band but when the order arrived the spool was only 50 yard I was cheated out of 50 yard that I paid for.  ...  "
Design
 25
elastic, gray, looks, black, masks
+60%
-40%
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" ...  White with lines/ribs  ...  "
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" ...  It's a light gray and looks nice with the dark colored masks I've been making.  ...  "
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" ...  It doesn't look like white elastic that has become dingy - it's actually rather pretty, and I'm going to keep it. ... I also ordered the black, and it's of good quality as well, and is a true black.  ...  "
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" ...  I know some reviews said it looked gray and it smelled but mine was perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  Item looks exactly as pictured.  ...  "
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" ...  I also ordered a black spool and that one looks great.  ...  "
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" ...  The elastic is nice and soft.  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered a previous white elastic and was also sent a grey elastic.  ...  "
Price
 24
waste, money, product, shipping, quality
+63%
-38%
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" ...  I think it's a good price for the amount of elastic that you get.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the price for the amount received.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product and value for the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Good price for the amount that she got.  ...  "
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" ...  Very good deal for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Value for the money  ...  "
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" ...  Otherwise, it's great for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Fair pricing when other companies are price gouging.  ...  "
Cleaning
 20
white, roll, grey, looks, looking
+30%
-70%
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" ...  Product appeared as advertised until now as I expose the inside of the roll is severely damaged and appears old and dirty.  ...  "
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" ...  Product is not white looks like a dirty white.  ...  "
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" ...  It was dirty with a grey zig/zag stitch through it.  ...  "
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" ...  The white spool arrived looking like it had been dragged across a dirty floor.  ...  "
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" ...  It was dirty.  ...  "
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" ...  it came in dirty. ... They are not white they have a blue’ish tint that make it just look dirty needless to say it was dirty.  ...  "
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" ...  It was not white, more of a dirty gray but I needed to make more masks so just decided to keep it.  ...  "
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" ...  It looked dirty to the point I thought it was grey. ... It had dusty particles.  ...  "
Returns
 13
returning, return, would, seller
+38%
-62%
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" ...  Returned 4 unused spools and only received half of my money back!  ...  "
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" ...  I would not recommend this and I will be sending it back.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to send it back.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish I could send it back.  ...  "
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" ...  I am returning it for refund.  ...  "
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" ...  i don’t even think it’s worth returning, it needs to be trashed.  ...  "
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" ...  Will be asking for a refund.  ...  "
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" ...  I would return but I need it to make mask but I’m so disappointed.  ...  "
Product As Described
 13
product, pictured, pictures, picture, exactly
+54%
-46%
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" ...  just as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture shows the color compared to actual white elastic.  ...  "
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" ...  See the pic, the fabric is a true white.  ...  "
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" ...  Product exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Item looks exactly as pictured.  ...  "
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" ...  As you can see in the picture I posted, the elastic on the outer portion is new and white and clean in contrast to the dirty frayed elastic further in.  ...  "
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" ...  Product is as described.  ...  "
Drying
 10
iron, dryer, melts, put, hot
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Received quickly , but sadly when I was ironing fabric my iron grazed the elastic and it melted.  ...  "
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" ...  When ironing pleats in masks, medium heat melted/damaged the elastic!  ...  "
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" ...  When I pulled on it it became overstretched and its dry like when elastic has been sitting for so long and it’s no longer stretchable.  ...  "
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" ...  I wouldn’t even put it in the dryer.  ...  "
Washing
 9
wash, use, first, elastic, apart
+11%
-89%
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" ...  Not sure if any other mask makers are washing their masks before giving them away, but I did and was sooo disappointed.  ...  "
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" ...  After washing it was totally damaged  ...  "
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" ...  On first washing, the elastic unraveled.  ...  "
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" ...  One washing and it’s coming apart!  ...  "
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" ...  Not going to last in hot wash.  ...  "
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" ...  Do not use this elastic for masks-first washing of mask the elastic is no longer usable.  ...  "
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" ...  But the first machine washing shredded the elastic. ... Now I have to take them apart and use something else or plan to not wash them.  ...  "
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" ...  Unknown how it will fare in the hospital laundry.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 9
months, month, less, got
+56%
-44%
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" ...  I will have enough now for years!  ...  "
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" ...  It lasted for a while.  ...  "
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" ...  I am using for mask making purposes and it is working wonderfully.  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered two spools for a reasonable price and received it within a few weeks at a time when lots of companies were listing months long shipping delays or were priced far off normal elastic pricing.  ...  "
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" ...  You know less people working.  ...  "
Overall performance
 8
+100%
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" ...  It has a good stretchiness and is new and snappy.  ...  "
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" ...  The shipping speed is also excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  Was durable and did the job.  ...  "
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" ...  Does the job and it's a quality product.  ...  "
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" ...  fast ship and good wlastic  ...  "
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" ...  It’s the real thing and it gets here fast!!  ...  "
Ease of Use
 6
use, elastic
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Well-made, easy to stitch, and for sure a bargain price -- you can't go wrong  ...  "
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" ...  It melts very easy.  ...  "
Software Platform
 6
got
+50%
-50%
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" ...  I think it simply is the result of the corona virus .  ...  "
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" ...  Even during the time of the COVID 19 Virus.  ...  "
Heating
 5
-100%
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" ...  Melted when ironed .  ...  "
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" ...  But don't get it near any kind of heat.  ...  "
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" ...  I used it for making a lot of masks until I realized I should be including a warning about the melting from heat.  ...  "
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" ...  Melted and frayed when near heat of iron.  ...  "
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" ...  IT MELTS WITH HEAT.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 4
roll, dirty, damaged
+25%
-75%
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" ...  I recieved this product broken AJ's opened.  ...  "
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" ...  Package was opened.  ...  "
Hair
 4
masks, making, sewn
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Upon making masks went to iron and this ELASTIC MELTS.  ...  "
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" ...  After cutting and sewing the elastic occasionally it just disintegrates the firs time it’s stretched.  ...  "
Capacity
 3
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Made masks for my family  ...  "
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" ...  Used this to make our family‘a pandemic masks.  ...  "
Picture Quality
 3
pictures, picture, elastic
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I have remnants of white elastics (view embedded picture) and have used them for years, including recently.  ...  "
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" ...  As you can see in the picture I posted, the elastic on the outer portion is new and white and clean in contrast to the dirty frayed elastic further in.  ...  "
Size
 3
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Perfect Size and works great!  ...  "
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" ...  It’s the perfect size and durability.  ...  "

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