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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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empressjad
Jun. 11th, 2009 01:47 pm (UTC)
Maybe use nylon netting, which is stiffer. It does have a smaller mesh, though, so perhaps it wouldn't look as "solid", but you could always use a bit more to get the opacity....

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