Thursday, January 20, 2011
Quilt Binding Tip: Making Ends Meet!
The real key to working around the awkwardness of this part of the process, is creating a folded "pleat" in your piece. You simply fold it in and lay it over, to give some extra room to work with the two ends of your binding:
One of the (dis)advantages of doing smaller pieces, is that I have gotten a lot of practice doing my bindings! I have tried many ways of finishing the edges of my pieces, but I still prefer the perfect binding method!
It turns out that great minds must indeed think alike! Monika over at My Sweet Prairie posted about binding on her Tips on Tuesdays post this week! Check it out!
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