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Old 08-13-2010, 09:32
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Default Tutu Bow holder HELP!!!

I am making one of these... I have the body all done, just working on the tulle now.. I know I am suppose to clue it etc.... I get all that.. but how are you gathering your tulle? Do you sew a stick at the top, gather it that way then glue? OR are you making it like a tutu, cutting little strips and attaching it to a ribbon or something, knoting it around that? Stuck on that part.. I am wanting it full, so alittle confused!!! Help would be appriciated, trying to finish it today!!! THANKS!
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Old 08-13-2010, 09:51
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Default Re: Tutu Bow holder HELP!!!

I haven't made one of these yet but I have read that you use elastic (just like a regular no-sew tutu) and glue that on. Hope this helps.
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Old 08-13-2010, 09:54
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oh ok, that is what I was wondering!!! Thanks so much!
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Default Re: Tutu Bow holder HELP!!!

i've only made 4 so far, so i'm by no means an expert. but i JUST posted pictures of 3 of mine in the hairbow gallery. the first and last pictures i took elastic and did a no sew tutu, knotting the tulle (i buy the 6" rolls). the middle one, i took 3 yards of tulle from the bolt, wrapped it around the back of on of my daughter's floor-sized coloring books, then cut the bottom. i then took the top folded part of the tulle, gathered it on my needle and tied off, then glued that to the form. i tend to like the no-sew method best, and can get a really full skirt, but the other way i found gave me a more gown like look. hth!!!
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Old 08-13-2010, 02:59
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Thanks for all the help.. I finished my first one today and added picture to the hairbow gallery... I was so proud of how it turned out!!!!
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Default Re: Tutu Bow holder HELP!!!

I have made over 50 of these I am working on a tutorial but I will tell you I sew my tulle with the sewing machine straight across then I gather it. I use 3 sections of tulle so it is extra full
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