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Old 10-01-2009, 08:29
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Default Re: Elastic stretching when making tutus

Originally Posted by mxrod4 View Post
don't use a loopy knot like most tutorials show you. use a square knot. that has saved my life, and my elastic! mine don't stretch out at all. you just got to do it tight enough that it's close to the elastic, but not stretching the elastic. you can always double up the tulle or go back around and tie on more tulle in between what you already have. this is the best thing i could've read somewhere [can't remember where i got this tip]. i had given up on elastic until i tried this!
The tutu seems more fluffy with the square knot too doesn't it? Or is it just me?
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