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stiffened tulle

Hi!

So I'm doing some set dressing and I bought a bunch of tulle to drape around. I want it to sort of stand up, billowing around like a fog or cotton candy-like nest. What is the best way to get it to stiffen up and yet be pliable?

I was thinking of making a homemade starch out of corn flour and then spraying it when it's time to dress the set. I have a few hours so it can dry but do I need heat? Like, a hair dryer? Or would this absolutely not work at all and there's a better way to do it?

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t3hlorax
Jun. 10th, 2009 11:07 pm (UTC)
you could also use mod podge. you'd probably need large amounts of it, though...but my mom makes like, pencil holders out of fabric that way. she draps the fabric over a cup, paints mod podge on, and lets it dry - and it holds the shape really well.

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