New product--2.5' Zebra Printed Grosgrain Ribbon
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/banners/peace-sign-grosgrain-ribbon-ads.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/medium/7-8-grosgrain-ribbon-volleyball-forest-green.jpg
New Instructions--How to make korker hair bow using a korker box hip girl boutique grosgrain ribbon korker for hair bows, hair clips, baby women, toddler, girl, adult, floral design, birthday holiday gift wrapping
New product--star ribbon for cheer bows

Go Back   Hip Girl Boutique Free Hair Bow Instructions--Learn how to make hairbows and hair clips, FREE! > Ribbon and Bows > How to make...

How to make... Hairbows, hair clips, bottlecaps, ribbon shirts, flip flop...

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 05-17-2012, 12:37
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 638
Default tutu help

I am making the kind of tutu that has a small piece of tulle tied to it towards the end. My question is: how do you secure the tied tulle? Despite tying the small piece of tulle on tightly, I am still nervous that it will slip off somehow. I tried tying it, take a stitch, and knotting it again, but my thread isn't holding up like I want it to.
Any ideas?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

wholesale rompers, dresses, bloomers, hat, headbands, leg warmers, flower layers, tulle, boutique clothing and other craft supplies
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 05-17-2012, 01:09
showers7x3's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: council bluffs, IA
Posts: 75
Default Re: tutu help

so you have a picture of what you want it to look like in the end..sorry very visual
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 05-17-2012, 01:25
GelaPoo2's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Iowa
Posts: 30
Default Re: tutu help

Lets say you have a solid purple tutu and you are tying pink pieces on the bottom to make it puff more like a petti tutu tie one end of the pink and one end of the purple once then knot again with both purples, this secures the ends. I don't know if I explained it right or not. Is this what you meant?
http://www.wildflowersandwhimsy.com/2010/11/petti-tutu-tutorial/ <--- this is the pattern I followed.

Attached Images
File Type: jpg 154732_3490887664005_1025894041_3317748_741811469_n.jpg (29.3 KB, 41 views)
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 05-17-2012, 01:31
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 638
Default Re: tutu help

yes that its! Thanks so much!
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 05-17-2012, 01:33
GelaPoo2's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Iowa
Posts: 30
Default Re: tutu help

Quote:
Originally Posted by 5girls View Post
yes that its! Thanks so much!
you are very welcome!! I am good at tutus but stink at hair bows
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 05-22-2012, 10:51
tif_ki's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Sebring, Ohio
Posts: 150
Default Re: tutu help

knot the end of the tulle strip than knot the petti tull above the knot on the tutu.
__________________
Tiffany
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 05-23-2012, 09:48
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 172
Default Re: tutu help

Quote:
Originally Posted by GelaPoo2 View Post
Lets say you have a solid purple tutu and you are tying pink pieces on the bottom to make it puff more like a petti tutu tie one end of the pink and one end of the purple once then knot again with both purples, this secures the ends. I don't know if I explained it right or not. Is this what you meant?
http://www.wildflowersandwhimsy.com/2010/11/petti-tutu-tutorial/ <--- this is the pattern I followed.

Link doesn't work for me
I like your tutu. I think I've read a tutorial on making those before. Do you knot the long strip for the tutu around the smaller one and then knot the smaller strip on top of that knot?

^Nevermind should have read all the way down.

Last edited by belizeancutie; 05-23-2012 at 09:49. Reason: got my answer
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Hip Girl Boutique Free Tutorials ----------------------- Hip Girl Boutique Free Tutorials ----------------------- Hip Girl Boutique Free Tutorials
How To Make A Full Mini Korker Hair Bow How To Make A Double Ruffle Ribbon 'Korker' Hair Bow Korkers Korkers--Testing Different Sizes How To Make Surrounding Loops The Easy Way How To Make 2-Layer Interchangeable Hair Bows With Spike--Part I Double Ruffle Ribbon Scrap Hair Flowers II--Free How To Bottle Caps--Q & A Free Instructions--How To Edit Bottle Cap Images How to Make Watermelon Hair Bow Clips Picture Perfect Tutorial

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:58.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0
Hip Girl Boutique Instructions - Copyright © 2007

Ad Management by RedTyger