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Detachable straps

Madeleine | Posted in General Sewing Info on

I want to put some detachable straps on my daughter’s wedding gown.  I have seen these frequently on swimsuits and thought it would be easy enough to purchase some little hooks that slide into ribbon or elastic loops.  However, I have not seen those hook type ends that I’ve seen on the RTW swimsuits.  Can anyone suggest an alternate method for the detachable straps or a resource for those hooks?  Thanks!



  1. GoodFibrations | | #1


    Here is a wonderful resource for all your lingerie & swimsuit needs.  The url above is for the hook you seek.  The general website address is:


    1. Madeleine | | #2

      Thank you for your reply.  Unfortunately, it looks as thought the website only offers the hooks wholesale with a minimum $50 order!

      1. GoodFibrations | | #3

        I also saw them while in a JoAnn's Fabrics store and I am sure they have them at FabricDepot in Portland, Or

      2. SEWSERIOU1 | | #4

        Sewsassy does sell wholesale, but they also sell retail.  If you read the description above the list of hooks here is what it says. "SWIMSUIT  S HOOKS $1.25 package of 12, $10.00 package of 144 Clear Plastic.".

        Just don't click on the wholesale link.  It just lets you know you CAN buy them wholesale IF you want to. 

        I have ordered from SewSassy and they are very helpful and the service was good.

        1. Madeleine | | #5

          Thank you!  I guess I misunderstood the site.  I saw the price for one package, but didn't see how to order them.  I'll check it out again. 

          1. SEWSERIOU1 | | #6

            Here is their home page.  http://www.sewsassy.com

            Ordering information is at the bottom of the page.  They do not have online ordering, you will have to call them.

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