How many bundles do I need for a sew in?
Well, the answer varies based on the hairstyle, cut, length and the size and shape of your head. Usually three bundles for my primary sew-in, that’s typically the magic number for your average sew in.
However, some people prefer two bundles for a more natural look. Bobs are a trendy style, and they only consist of two bundles typically.
With three bundles anywhere from 12″ – 20″ your weave will be full, flowy, and glamorous. If your sew-in is starting with lengths over 22″ you might want to consider four bundles.
A bundle weigh about 2.0 oz to 4.0 oz. Although, all of our bundles weigh the same amount a 10-inch bundle will always be fuller than an 18 inch if doing a sew-in.
A 10″ bundle has a longer weft when compared to a 20″ bundle. The weight of the hair in a 10″ bundle is wide and long on a 20″ bundle.
The reason you might need 5 bundles when using lengths in the 28″ – 32″ range is that the hair weight is going all the way down your back and not sewn around your head. You will need the additional bundles to give a full appearance when using really long lengths.
How many bundles do you need with a frontal?
Hair length past 14 or 18 inches, I would suggest you get 3 bundles, so from a 20 inch, 22 inches to about 24inch, 26inch, 4 bundles will suffice.
How many bundles do you need with a closure?
Usually, you can get three bundles for your primary sew in, that's typically the magic number for your average sew in.
With three bundles anywhere from 8" to 18" your weave will be full, and glamorous. If your sew-in is starting with lengths over 20" you might want to consider four bundles.