how to make the circular ruffle
$ sewing & pattern drafting
The Makers' Journal: HOW TO attach lingerie elastic
Tips for sewing ruffles. She gives multiple suggestions for gathering--one is using cording and another using zigzag over dental floss. Why have I never thought of this? Tons nicer than breaking a hundred threads trying to do it the "correct" way.
Skirt - DIY Idea
This easy to sew tunic pattern only has two pieces and is free in women's size L! Quick, easy sewing tutorial, perfect for spring.
A Modern Thread
Free pattern for this fit and flare dress with princess seams. Full video tutorial too - yup, this is perfect for me :-)
Crafts - Sew Adult Full
7 of my favorite Sewing Tools and Notions - great list if you're learning how to sew.
How to make a circular ruffle. This tute shows you how to calculate the diameter of the circle you need to make a ruffle any length you want.
DIY Sewing Projects for Women - How to Sew Dresses, Blouses, Pants, Tops and Fashion. Step by Step Tutorials and Instructions http://diyjoy.com/diy-sewing-projects-for-women
Crafts To Make and Sell
How to Sew Tulle - Melly Sews