I love ruffles, and I've always wanted to figure out how to make them. A blog I just started reading regularly, Evie S., just posted four tutorials on how to create ruffles for belts, shirts or anything else you want to embellish. Check it out!
Cotton is a common fabric for a reason. It's breathable, comfortable, soft on the skin and easy to produce. This year stores are carrying simple tanks and tees with twists. It may be ruffles or braids or pleats, but whatever the embellishment is, it's creatively taking a staple wardrobe piece and adding some flair. Here are some tanks/tees I found on Bluefly.com that I thought were cool.