Marjorie's Ruffle Dress Preview


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In this video sewing workshop Connie reveals some of her best construction techniques - both by sewing machine and serger. Connie takes the Marjorie Dress Pattern, adds a ruffle overlay to the bodice and voilà - a new dress is born. It’s all in the details - easy linings, shirttail hems, flawless gathers, tiny piping and Connie's favorite, embellishing with spaghetti bias. Master all of these techniques once you know the secrets. You will love to sew this matching doll and child’s dress, especially after watching just how easy it is!

Techniques Include:
  • Needed Notions
  • Bias Trims Techniques
  • Gathering Tricks
  • Creating the Overlay
  • Attaching Spaghetti Bias 
  • Perfect Piping
  • Bodice Construction
  • Hemming Ruffles
  • Applying Ruffles
*Marjorie Patterns (child and doll) are available from

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