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View Poll Results: Which Knot do you use for your tutu's
Square Knot 56 31.82%
Loop Knot 109 61.93%
I sew my tutu's 11 6.25%
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Old 03-20-2011, 02:57
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I use the loop knot (that's also a slip knot right? lol), but I've recently started doing a square knot on top of my loop knots by using one of the pieces from the one next to each other. Does that make any sense? I loop knot one piece, then I loop knot another and use one piece from each to make a square knot going all the way around like that.

I actually haven't had any problems with just the loop knot, but I was always worried about it so I tried something different. It actually looks almost the same when I add the extra knots; which is a good thing.
What a novel idea Tina That certainly sounds very sturdy.

The first few I made I used the loop knot and the last few I've made I've used the square knot. To be honest, the square knot goes much faster for me.
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Old 03-20-2011, 06:41
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I double knot mine.

Are there any good tuts on how to do a sew tutu?
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I use the loop knot (that's also a slip knot right? lol), but I've recently started doing a square knot on top of my loop knots by using one of the pieces from the one next to each other. Does that make any sense? I loop knot one piece, then I loop knot another and use one piece from each to make a square knot going all the way around like that.

I actually haven't had any problems with just the loop knot, but I was always worried about it so I tried something different. It actually looks almost the same when I add the extra knots; which is a good thing.
Can you add a photo of this style?
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Can you add a photo of this style?
You just take one strand from one bunch and one strand from the next bunch and square knot them together

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Does anyone know of anyone that sells a tut for empire waist tutus?
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What is a square not? no idea
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I've never had a problem with the slip knot and I love the way it looks,but I like to use a double knot.
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What is a square not? no idea
The net has a lot of different places that show you how to make a square knot (the pic below shows the knot using 2 different colored threads).

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Old 03-24-2011, 07:57
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people that sew your tutus, do you mean that you sew a tutu like how traditional tutus are sewn where you cut the tulle in a circle... or are you still cutting the 6" strips and sewing them individually to the waistband?

I've always been curious when I hear people sewing them i wasn't sure if they were just doing the normal sewing old fashion tutu way or a new spectacular way that i have to try
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The net has a lot of different places that show you how to make a square knot (the pic below shows the knot using 2 different colored threads).

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