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How to Sew a Corded Ruffle: Free Video Tutorial

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Gathering a ruffle using two rows of long stitches works great for most projects, but what if you’re using a fabric with some “oomph” to make a long ruffled piece for a sofa skirt or window treatment?

Ruffled Towels by Ilse Heine #sew #diy

Ruffled Towel Set

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Here’s another quick serger project from Ilse Heine – a set of pretty ruffled towels!

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Easy Serged Ruffles

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If you haven’t tried a serger for fun creativity yet, you’re missing out! I used a narrow 3-thread overlock on my BERNINA 1300 MDC,  to create the edges on the ruffle that I created with the gathering attachment.