2. They’re little elastic bands that you collect by the thousand and weave into bracelets.
4. People of all ages are going crazy for them.
5. Like, seriously crazy.
6. You can make the bracelets with your fingers, or by weaving the elastic bands onto a special loom thingy using a sort of crochet hook.
8. You don’t have to just make bracelets - someone made a dress out of loom bands and put it on eBay. The current bid stands at £170,100.00.
Seven-year-old Kyle Lawrence was stretching a loom band which then hit him in the eye. He’s waiting to have an operation to restore his sight :(