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    Finally someone who explains the ruffle ratio:

    how to ruffle

    Cascading ruffle skirt tutorial with template (could also use ruffle template to make a cascade from the neckline of a blouse or dress)

    Ruffle 101

    Origami fabric ruffle tutorial

    Another pinner says: I think one of the most asked questions is how I gather with clear elastic. It has changed the way I sew. NEVER ever ever use basting threads again. Nope clear elastic is the only way to go. You'll never have to mess with pulling threads or scratching your head about ruffle ratios to make gathers. You'll get PERFECT gathers that are exactly the right length ... EVERY time !!!

    Vertical ruffles

    how to ruffle knits and jersey, the easy peasy way!

    Ruffles: Set the tension as high as it will go, and select your longest stitch length. It should atomatically ruffle for you. Best part: no string pulling:)....oh. now you tell me lol

    zippers made easy

    fantastic post about altering the crotch curve-a must read

    how to use the gathering foot

    How To Sew A Ruffle Dress – A Quick 3 Tier Ruffle Dress Tutorial For A Little Girl: www.familyfriendl...

    I love this trick! Learn our trick to sewing straight with a sewing guide.

    Interfacing 101

    Better way to sew seams and facings

    How to Sew Piping from Country Woman -- shared by Beth Huntington of The Renegade Seamstress

    The Amaryllis Dress - 1950s inspired wrap or walkaway dress PDF Sewing Pattern by Blank Slate Patterns

    Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at

    How to sew a wedding dress