Step 9: Sew the ruffles to the tshirt bystitching over the basting line.Step 10: Fill in the open area in the top middleof the tshirt using the 2.5" wide ruffled strip.Place one end of this strip about 1 inch overthe empty area. Pin along the neckline and cutthe ruffled strip to be about 1 inch over theother side. Pin in place.Step 11: Place a second layer of ruffles underthis layer making it smaller in width andcentering it under the first. (see 2 photosbelow) Stitch both layers of ruffles onto thetshirt.
OPTIONAL: to create a ruffle at the necklineand shoulder area that isn't as "full", cut and or taper the ruffled fabric towards theshoulder seam until you have reached thedesired look.
Step 12: Cut off the hem on each sleevecurving the edge as pictured below.Step 13: Shir 3 lines from the cut edge to theshoulder seam. Sew 2 shirring lines on theunderpart of the sleeve too.