Tulle is a sheer and often stiffened material that looks like netting, on a very small scale. Tulle can be made with silk, rayon, cotton with the most prevalent being polyester. Most commonly used in veils, gowns, underskirts and ballet tutus.
Benefits of Tulle
- For quilters, Tulle is used to hold tiny pieces in place when doing the machine stitching for Confetti Quilts.
- Tulle can be used in quilts for a shadow or highlight effect.
- Tulle can be used as an accent in applique.
Tools and Supplies for Tulle
- You'll just need Basic Sewing Supplies to use Tulle in your Quilts.
What I Wish I Knew When I Started using Tulle
TULLE adds depth and sparkle when layered over little snippits of fabric before stitching. Tulle comes in many colors to choose from to compliment your quilt.