Tutu Sewing Tutorial

from Heather Wielding Designs

Tutu Sewing Tutorial Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • using your sewing machine
  • taking simple measurements

Pattern Description:

Originally, the tutu was created for the world of classical ballet. Making a real tutu is a process few master, but turning a tutu into a modern garment... well, that's not so difficult.

This tutorial will guide You through layers of tulle, and help you create a tutu-esque skirt in Your own size. With the tutorial, You'll be able to create a super-puffy tutu for Halloween, or a bit more modest tulle-skirt for everyday wear. The tutorial also includes a few tips on modifying a basic tutu for different uses.

The tutorial is written in Finnish and English, all in the same .pdf-file. Note, that this tutorial does not include a pattern, but will help You make Your own.


  • at least four meters of 150 cm wide tulle. if calculated correctly, that's about 4,4 yards of 1,64 yards wide tulle.
  • waist's length of elastic band
  • a bit of matching fabric to make a waist band from
  • optional: bias tape for binding (amount depends on how thick a hem You wish to create)

You Will Also Need:

  • sewing machine
  • pins and scissors and things

About Designer

About Designer

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I am a Finnish indie author and designer, self-taught seamstress with a degree and a passion to create. I run a small business in fashion, offering both unique, one-of-a-kind pret a porter garments and sewing, knitting and crocheting patterns. As the Gothic style is close to my heart, most of my designs feature elements of dark fashion.

As the environment is very dear to me, I try to include ...

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