How to Embellish a Basic Top and Skirt with Fringe

Embellishing a Shirt and Skirt with Fringe

Try this easy fringe trim application to upcycle your existing wardrobe. Follow Leslie Padoll from the 7th Bone Tailoring team and learn techniques for using double needles, fringe trim, and sewing on knits.

B 1008 and embellishing with fringe - materials

Materials Needed to Embellish a Shirt and Skirt with Fringe

  • BERNINA 1008 sewing machine
  • Camisole top
  • Skirt
  • 6” Fringe trim
  • Grid ruler
  • Wax chalk
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Double Needle – ¼” stretch

Leslie Embellishes a Shirt and Skirt with Fringe

Leslie will teach you how to apply fringe tape with a double needle. She also shares how to easily release the fringe once sewn on. Leslie creates an entire outfit by adding the fringe to a cami and sparingly to the skirt top and hem.

This style is a great way to add movement to a variety of garments already in your closet. Leave your comments below and tell us what you fringed!

Embellishment with Fringe

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