Turn the strip right side out and iron flat, with the seams at the edges. Increase your stitchlength to the maximum on your machine and baste down the center of your strip.6.
Pull on the top thread to create the gathers in your ruffle. Try to gather the strip evenly.7.
Fold the raw edges into the ends about a ¼ inch and place it on top of the solid gray piece. Startsewing it to the base about ½ inch from the end of the gray base. You’ll need a walking foot forthis step. Going slowly, sew the ruffle down the center with a regular stitch length. Turn theends inside the strip, like you did at the start, and finish the ruffle a ½ inch before the end of thesolid gray base.