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How to Mend a Tear in Tulle Fabric

What you need

  1. How to Mend a Tear in Tulle Fabric, How to Mend a Tear in Tulle Fabric: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Choose your thread.

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    • Find the tear in your tulle.

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    • Thread your needle by pulling the thread through the eye of the needle.

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    • Put the needle through one side of the tear, and thread it to the other side, making a line of thread through the tear. This will be your first stitch.

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    • Thread the needle back to the original side where you started.

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    • Make your second stitch by going in a criss-cross formation. Think of this like lacing a pair of shoes. Keep repeating steps 4 and 5 until tear is sewn.

    • The "criss-cross" formation that I am referring to is the formation of an X. The "criss-cross" looks like an X.

Conclusion

To fix torn tulle, or tulle with a hole in it, follow these steps. I believe this project can be taken on by anyone, all you need is patience to master this skill. The more practice you have, the better you will get. I believe this project has the ability to help a bunch of people that are in a pickle with an article of clothing. What makes this project great is that these steps are universal for sewing or patching any article of clothing!

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