These Binding Tips Work Like Magic

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Create a Polished, Professional Finish!

Binding is the final step to a finished quilt, and the one that is most likely to be put off. There are many reasons why quilters tend to delay binding, one of which is that it’s easy to produce puckers and unsightly bulges.

Fortunately, there are easy ways to tackle the problem areas while creating a polished finish. In the following video, Tammy from Shabby Fabrics demonstrates her “magic” binding method.

While she does not go through the entire binding process, she does highlight the areas where problems are most likely to occur. You may be as amazed as we were to see how she produces perfect results. It works like magic!

If the video above does not play for you, try this link.

The next video shows the method being used to bind a full quilt. You’ll find more detailed instructions for all of the tricky parts, especially for joining the ends of the binding.

Click here to watch the video at YouTube if it doesn’t play on your device.


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