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Old 01-23-2012, 09:21 PM   #1
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elastic for diapers???

I suck at sewing lastin. So which elastic do you think holds up best for homemade dipes besides lastin??? I usually use swimwear elastic in a casing, but I'd like to use a three-step zig-zag and am wondering if braided elastic would be better for that???



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Old 01-23-2012, 09:58 PM   #2
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Polybraid or cotton swimwear elastic. I still suck at lastin. must find tutorial!

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Re: elastic for diapers???

I've used stretchrite braided in all of my 3 step zig zagged diapers and they have great stretch and none are shot. I stretch it as much as possible when I sew it. I make 3 layer fitted diapers.
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