Ruffler Foot Made Sew Easy It's Hands Free!

If you've ever used a ruffler foot you will know you need to guide your fabric carefully.

I've been making a Victorian Gown. That means lots of ruffley goodness. I have about 150 meters of ribbon I'm using on this project most of which I've been pleating using my sewing machines ruffler foot. 
Carefully guiding that much yardage through would drive me insane!

I needed a way to make it easy and fast without needing a lot of concentration.

I needed to automate guiding that ribbon through.

It's so easy and simple and effective I can't believe I didn't think of this earlier.

My Sunday Shot 18

ISO 400 | f 5.2 | 1/200
lens 50-250mm | flash used

Comments

  1. Your photos always make me exclaim: "Wow!" Out loud. Another beautiful capture. The light is perfect. #MySundayPhoto

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    1. I think that is the nicest thing anyone has ever said about my photos. Thank you.

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  2. Totally stunning, the contrast with the background colour is perfect.

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    1. Thank you. This was my first time trying to take shots outside in the dark so I'm pretty pleased they worked at all.

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  3. Lovely. Just lovely! I am always scared of flash. In this photo flash really helped a lot. Again can I just say, lovely!!!
    #mysundayphoto

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    1. It was outside in the dark, it was my only option. I'm glad it worked out because I've never tried to do that before.

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  4. I know we're not supposed to use flash with flowers but this looks lovely :)

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    1. Really? I didn't know that rule. It's a night flower and this was around midnight so not a lot of options really.

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    1. Shhh, it's a secret but I'm going to to show the fully open shot on Wednesday.

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  6. This is so delicate, the lighting is amazing

    Thank you for linking up

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    1. Thanks Darren, I quite chuffed you think so :)

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  7. That is so beautiful. Great shot. I am jonesing for spring...there it is!

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    1. I'm pleased it makes you think of spring because we're actually coming into autumn here.

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  8. Wow, a wonderful macro-shot.
    I like the water drops on the blossom !
    Greetings from germany , look here please to my post

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    1. Thanks Jutta! I was a bit worried about the camera getting wet, but I managed to dodge most of the rain.

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  9. So lovely! That's a great macro shot.
    Thanks for sharing at http://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2015/03/visiting-saint-kitts.html

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    1. It's easy to take a pretty shot when you have a pretty subject :)

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