Originally Posted by Maxine
Adding lining to anything is a step up from beginning sewing (imo). I've been sewing since I was 9 years old and lining wasn't something I learned immediately. Best advice? Go to a fabric store and purchase a pattern.
I would be sewing a dress with a tulle overlay.
Disclaimer: I've never made a tutu (tied or otherwise), so maybe there's a technique of which I am unaware, but I agree with Maxine -- you may be moving into more advanced sewing here.