I've read about crochet headbands as waistbands. I've heard they stretch out. I might try it the next time i decide to make a tutu.
Originally Posted by jhendersonmomof2
HERE IS THE ANSWER: Use a crochet headband as the waistband instead of elastic. You can put at least 3 rows of tulle on it and they stay even because of the holes in the band. Just poke through the holes and tie. Easy-schmeezy. When the holes are all filled, you are done. There are other ways too I am sure, but this is what works the best for me.