Originally Posted by kelmac
In my case, even after shifting the elastic around it was still pretty full, (which is one of the reasons it was too short on DD1, even though the strips were 15" long) and the elastic I'd apparently over stretched only bounced back so much. My guess is that you may wind up needing to shorten the elastic.
Have fun with it.
I labored over exactly how long to make the strips. When I first cut them, I made them 22" long. I tied a few on and then saw that the tutu would be too short. So, I increased the length and now it seems to be long enough. But the question of fullness is still an issue.