wikiHow to Wrap a Towel Around Your Waist

Wrapping a towel around your waist properly can mean the difference between confidence in the locker room and an embarrassing situation. A successful technique will be shown to ensure the towel stays around your waist.

Steps

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    Hold the towel length-ways behind your back with adjacent corners in each hand.
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    Wrap the towel around yourself with the right hand side overlapping the left, or vice versa.
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    Use both hands to hold the overlapping corner against the overlapped edge.
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    Roll down the top edge over the corner.
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    Continue rolling the entire top edge all the way around your waist. Voila. It will now stay securely on your waist.

Tips

  • Roll the edge IN instead of out to hide your method.
  • For an expert demonstration, see Harrison Ford's shower scene in "Frantic" (1988)
  • Roll the edge over twice for an even tighter hold.
  • Fold the edge down for a more aesthetically pleasing look.

Warnings

  • Folding may not result in as good of a hold as rolling.

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