Thread: Tutu help?
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Old 04-10-2011, 08:38
Kalliesmama Kalliesmama is offline
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Default Re: Tutu help?

Originally Posted by nurseshomber View Post
have you tried to layer two or three stripes of tulle on top of each other and tieing them on like that together?
I have not tried this yet....I was afraid it would make the elastic waistband too bulky and uncomfortable? Does it not do that?

Originally Posted by FromMyasCloset View Post
When I make a tutu I use at least 5 strands per inch of elastic.

So on a tutu where it's 20 inches (which I cut the elastic 3 inches shorter than desired length as it will stretch) I use 100 strands of tulle.

Here is a pic of one of my tutus.
Thanks, your tutu is very nice

Originally Posted by noahsmom8497 View Post
I was where you are two years ago. It was WELL worth it to me to buy a tutorial for under $10 that taught me SO much. Just a thought.
Thanks I did buy one, but it still didnt really have the fullness that I was hoping for....

Thanks to everyone for the welcome and help
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