Examples of the use of ruffles. Left: Lingerie waist dressmaking pattern, Ladies’ Home Journal, January 1912, p. 33. Middle: Bonwit Teller & Co. ready-to-wear dress, Harper’s Bazaar, May 1915, p. 49. Right: Homemade dress, Ca. 1916, courtesy of the Kansas City Museum, Kansas City, MO, 1962.91.12. Photography by Y. Whang on November 12, 2008.