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Old 04-11-2011, 07:05
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Default Re: How to make this petti tutu?

Originally Posted by deanew View Post
Ok ladies, I justed tried one of these for my daughter and it turned out super cute.I took 6 - 6inch stripes of tulle that were about 5-6 ft long and stacked them, pinned them together, and then ran a gather stitch down the center of them.I them gathered the tulle to the length needed to go around the size 6 skirt i purchsed and pinned in place. Then I just ran in through my machine sewing it directly onto the skirt. Then I just fluffed one layer at a time. Mine turned out full and fluffy just like the pic in the original post.
That's how I've made them in the past except I hand sewed the layers together because the tulle was catching on the feeder foot on my old machine. It's how you make the socks too Thanks for sharing Deanew!
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