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Old 04-22-2010, 05:56
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Default Re: how to make this flower - round fabric flower

Originally Posted by roxiej View Post
I think someone said you could do it with your sewing machine but I can't figure out how. Something about a loose stitch....anyone know how to do it with the machine?
Sure, you just make your stitch length setting longer and sew a straight line across your fabric near the edge that you want to ruffle. Make sure you leave long threads at the start and finish. You just take the threads and pull tight until you get the amount of gathering that you want.

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