"As you take the normal opportunities of your daily life and create something of beauty and helpfulness,
you improve not only the world around you but also the world within you" ~President Dieter F. Uchtdorf
Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Making a Tutu
I was talking with a friend recently and she asked if I would be willing to make some tutus for her little girl's birthdays. And of course I said yes. I can't be that hard. And I was right. I found the best tutorials online. So I linked you to a great one here.
I used four colors. Four of them were tulle, and the white was organza. But I wont use organza again because it leaves too many stray strings. I intended to make it for Rayelle but It wound up too big. Maybe it's because I didn't actually measure her waist. She was taking a nap so I just measured one of her skirts. But I also think that the elastic stretches out when you're tieing the tulle on.
So I took some pics of it while the little girl that I babysit was wearing it. Rayelle will grow into it :)
I had the hardest time getting a good pic because she didn't want to sit still.
She kept getting up and coming to me and every time I told her to