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~Ruffles And Stuff~: Shirring: a Tutorial! SewUNeek writes: With elastic thread every machine sews different. I have. husqvarna Viking and it takes 4.5 length and 3.0 width right my other machines but the trick is longest length stitch and then play with the width on scraps of course.
: Shirring: a Tutorial!UPDATE: Some of you have had trouble with shirring, because you have a drop-in bobbin. I don't have one of those machines to play around with, but Prudent Baby recommends using your bobbin winder to wind the elastic with those machines. She says it gives her the perfect shirr, so it's worth trying! :o)