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Old 04-18-2012, 10:35
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Default Re: how is this ribbon ric rac made???

Originally Posted by HokieMum View Post
Actually, you can make it yourself if you can sew a simple running stitch.

What you need to do is sewing your running stitch down your length of ribbon in a zig-zag from side to side>

so it is like that down the ribbon. Gently slide the ribbon along the thread to gather. It is easy, I promise!
I came across this looking for something else, it demonstrates the technique that HokieMum is talking about. Just in case anyone else needs a visual.
sahm of 3 wonderful little angels
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