Upgraded $5 Scarf

comments (5) December 20th, 2008 in gallery     

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I wanted to make something really quick for some fashionable ladies, so I took these $5 scarfs, used some elastic thread and regular thread, and made them all ruffly like.

Pattern or design used: My own design - Upgraded Scarf
posted in: gallery, trendy, fabric, white, wearable, thread, green, sewing, scarf, gift, couture, accessory, present, quick project, elastic thread

Comments (5)

arcangel writes: Hello, I am arcangel and I just signed up with CraftStylish, The scarves are great, I also would like to know how you got them to ruffle up like that. It is a good idea, and it's different. I like it.

Posted: 12:48 am on April 12th
ohsohappytogether writes: Sorry to get back so late. I haven't been on in a while :)
To make it ruffled, I put elastic thread in the bobbin and used regular thread on top. I sewed even straight lines down the long length of the scarf. The elastic caused the material to bunch up like that. Make sure that you sew with the regular thread all on the same side of the scarf, so the elastic will all face the neck when worn.
Posted: 1:48 pm on March 31st
ciao_bella writes: These are really cute! How exactly did you make it ruffled?
Posted: 3:44 am on February 17th
PetitGateau writes: Love this!
Posted: 5:03 pm on January 27th
cmk34 writes: Great project! They most certainly are some highly sophisticated, fashionable scarves!
Posted: 9:29 am on December 22nd
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