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  • Sonia Morales

    Easy and clever gathering technique from The Family Homestead. I need to try this; I always fear the thread breaking when I gather with a running stitch! #craft #sewing #technique

  • Carise Karshner

    How to Easily Gather Fabric for sewing ruffles (my ottoman cover!)

  • 5za Kazi

    Easy way to #gather #ruffle. Wish I had known this a long time ago! Brilliant!

  • Vijay Nijhawan

    How to easily gather fabric. Wish I knew this a long time ago!

  • deborah

    Sewing Tip: Easy way to gather/ruffle. Wish I had known this a long time ago! Brilliant!

  • Fabric Essentials

    How To Easily Gather Fabric Set your sewing machine to a large size zig-zag setting with a long stitch length. Set your presser food on the very edge of the fabric and put crochet thread between the feet of the presser foot. slowly begin to sew a zig-zag stitch with the cotton crochet thread in the center of the stitch. Pull the crochet thread to gather.

  • Mary Mueller

    How to Easily Gather Fabric: A Sewing Tutorial

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