May07 How To: Ribbon Ruching Posted in Arts & Crafts, Sewing / Notions, Videos with 7 Comments. This is a tutorial showing how to ruche ribbon. May Arts ribbon is hand sewn and gathered making petal-like pleats. This trim can be used to create flower embellishments for quilts, cards almost anything! Blog post by: Leah Farrar-White Check out our Disney Birthday Giveaway for a chance to win!