How to Make a Ruffled Scarf & Northern Cottage Party Time Tuesday - 3

northern cottage red ruffle scarf

I’ve been on a sewing kick as of late

(now remember I don’t know what I’m doing in the sewing department but have been playing and putting things together with the very limited skills I currently possess!!)

Getting a bit more comfortable but not expecting professional quality results…yet!

It’s FUN to play though!

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I started off with a recent fabric purchase…

this red and white polka dot knit fabric

how fun!

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my fabric was quite wide so I just cut two strips across the whole thing equal to the length that I wanted my scarf to end up to be.

Putting right side of the fabric together
(I know – it seems wrong but it is the correct way for this scarf!)

I pinned & stitched the long sides together

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I pulled the fabric taut as I sewed the edge with a zig-zag stitch…

when released - the edges curled into this flouncy ruffled edge.

I intentionally wanted it to be a bit raggedy and due to this being my first try {ha!} I succeeded!

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But..It needed a little

somethin’ somethin’

so I added this little eyelet trim

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Whip one up for yourself and snuggle up to head outside to play!

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Now are ya ready for 

NORTHERN COTTAGE

Party Time Tuesday!

LINK UP Party!!

Link up your creations:

* Décor

* Crafts

* DIY

* Recipes

* Whatever!!

Here are the rules:

{HATE to be a meanie but can’t be featured if ya don’t follow the rules!}

  • Link to your specific post (not your general blog url)
  • Be a follower of Northern Cottage
  • Please add {my button} or text link back to this site (www.northerncottage.blogspot.com)
  • Link ups must be your creations or renditions
  • Please take a few minutes to browse and comment on others too…
    {Help everyone feel the bloggy-love!}

 

 

I can’t wait to see what
you all have been working on!! 

Here we go…

GET LINKING:

 

Chat soon -

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15 comments:

  1. Hey there,
    We're both on our 3rd linky party!

    Thanks for hosting!
    --Katie
    @ Creatively Living

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  2. Love the ruffled scarf! Thanks for hosting.

    Holly

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  3. Very pretty and creative scarf! :)

    Thanks for hosting!

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  4. Thanks for hosting... I really enjoy linking up with you, and seeing everyone else's creativity!

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  5. Love the scarf...so cute and so easy. I'm hosting a link up party also and would love it if you came by and linked up.
    www.serendipityandspice.blogspot.com
    -Melissa

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  6. Hey,

    My post this week is using my very basic sewing skills too! Your scarf looks great!

    Thanks for hosting and I look forward to following you.

    Catherine

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  7. How cute are you!! Gosh Thanks so much for the sweet little notes about my remodels!! Then when I come over for a visit, I find DARLING inspiration AND a linky party... SO FUN!!! I linked up!

    Thanks again, you made my day!

    Andrea

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  8. Thanks for inviting me to your link party and thanks for hosting!!! Your scarf looks so nice.

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  9. Love the ruffled scarf! Thanks for hosting and have a wonderful day, Gail

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  10. It is fun scarf - ruffles make everything a little more fun!

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  11. Cute cute scarf..love the fabric.

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  12. Thank you for hosting, I'm hoping to be able to come back and participate each week! Little Bit from DecorateWithaLittleBit.com

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  13. Thanks for hosting! Have a great week!

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  14. Thanks for hosting this great party!

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  15. Very sweet - love the eyelet trim! And how fun to check out your party. Thanks for linking up!

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