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No-Sew TuTu with Lined Top (mini tutorial)

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When I decided to make a couple more tutus, I stumble across this ETSY shop that makes custom tutu tops! She also sells Extra Large LINED tutu tops! The tops are more expensive than from the site I usually buy my tutu tops from: source found in this post. However I could not resist I bought an Extra Large LINED tutu top! &That’s the reason for this post!

Supplies:

  • Extra Large LINED tutu top from KissyFaceKreations
  • Tulle of your color choice (I always buy my tulle from bownut)
  • Scissors
  • crochet hook if desired

1. The first step is shown here No-Sew TuTu tutorial

Cut all tulle to desired length

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2. Start adding tulle to the bottom row of holes on the tutu top. You can add them by using a simple slip knot. Directions found here.

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If you can see above. With the lined tutu top you have to put the tulle in at an angle. (side to side instead of up and down shown here)6m7d0wzoqhp34n1vivu09c9cnpgfycmjDSC_0134_zpscafe9ff0

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By using a crochet hook. (which I found much easier than the slip not with this lined top)

Inset the hook where you want the tulle to go.

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Then complete a single crochet. tulle over and pull threw. (used a 6.5mm hook) I would assume the larger the hook the easier it’ll be just becareful not to stretch the holes out to much.

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Continue all the way about, staying in your color pattern.

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These tutu tops are very big! Pictured below is my 3 year old wearing it. It is not stretched at all! So I would assume that these tops have the potential of fitting up to at least  a 10 year old. The good this also is they come lined so no worries of being able to see threw the top when it’s stretched. I am unsure if KissyfaceKreations takes custom orders on the lined tops (to order smalled ones) I have noticed in her shop being able to order custom colors in her not lined tops in all different sizes. I recommend everyone check out her shop!

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I will have more of this tutu this weekend. We are heading to the beach today for the week and I am planning on doing a photo shoot with this tutu ON the beach!

HERE ARE THE BEACH TUTUS JUST CLICK ON THIS LINK!!

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Thanks for reading! If their is any confusing, questions, or request with any of my tutorials please feel free to leave a comment and I will get back to you.

-Lopez Creations

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4 thoughts on “No-Sew TuTu with Lined Top (mini tutorial)

  1. oooh I like that the top is lined!!!

  2. I clicked on your link for bownut and there isn’t a page by that name for tulle. DId you spell the site name correctly? Thanks!

  3. Just so you know haloheaven.com has large lined tutu tops as well for under $4.

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