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How do you sew tulle on an elastic band?

How do you sew tulle on an elastic band?

What stitch is best for tulle?

Whether you’re sewing tulle with a sewing machine or by hand, use wide zigzag stitches and not looped stitches or short straight lines. If you are stitching with a machine, it’s best to use the longest stitch length setting.

How do you finish tulle edges?

One way to finish tulle is to sew ribbon along the edge of the tulle using a zigzag stitch on the sewing machine. Satin ribbon is a great choice for this since it complements the delicate appearance of tulle. A ribbon-edge on tulle is particularly useful when making bridal veils.

How hard is it to sew tulle?

Tulle is a slippery fabric that can be difficult to sew for the first time. You may want to secure the tulle layers with long pins or safety pins and remove them as you sew. Before you start to sew, it’s a good idea to test your stitches on scraps of the tulle fabric you’ll be working with.

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