Introduction: How to Make a DIY Hairbrush

I taught myself how to make a hairbrush from scratch. The video shows the process of making the hairbrush.

Step 1: Making a Body and Handle Part

Picture of Making a Body and Handle Part

Tools required:

  • Saw
  • Chisel
  • Rubber mallet
  • Sandpapers


  • Bamboo (300mm x 40mm x 10mm)
  • Wood glue

Step 2: Making a Brush Part

Picture of Making a Brush Part

Tools required:

  • Utility knife
  • Rotary tool
  • Screw punch
  • Cup burr
  • Sandpapers


  • Bamboo (Φ2mm)
  • Wild boar bristles
  • Fishing line
  • Rubber (100mm x 100mm x 3mm) *Olefin elastomer
  • Olive oil

Step 3: Assembling

Picture of Assembling

Set the brush part in the frame. Now it's finished!


Mihsin (author)2016-11-11

Very nice hand work. It's a unique house hold item.

Thank you!

rachel (author)2016-11-06

Lovely! It would never have occurred to me to make a hairbrush, I'm so glad it occurred to you. And it's gorgeous.

Thank you for saying so. It's really worth making it.

About This Instructable




Bio: I am a Japanese inventor who is specializing in hairbrushes.
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