Don’t throw away those leftover fabric binding strips by Paul Leger March 19, 2022 written by Paul Leger March 19, 2022 219 When I finish binding a quilt there is normally some binding fabric leftover. I join all those binding leftover strips together to make bindings for future scrap quilts. Join leftover binding to create bindings for future quilts. Joining leftover binding fabric right away and saving it for scrap quilts, saves time, and keeps your fabric organized! Check out last week’s tip: The best way to organize your sewing machine needles Print this page or save as a PDF notionsorganizing sewing roomquilting tutorial FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditWhatsappTelegramEmail Paul Leger I took my first quilting course in September 1994 in Barrie, Ontario, near the armed forces base where I was stationed. After moving to Ottawa in 1996, I joined my first guild. I took more courses and began to buy quilting books and lots of fabrics. Quilting has become my passion. I have made over 150 more quilts since then, and have never looked back. I now share my knowledge of quilting by teaching and doing presentations, and blogging! previous post Use your quilt rulers for quilt marking! next post Lost in the jumble? Here’s how to organize your sewing machine accessories YOU MAY ALSO LIKE... Stitch regulation on the PFAFF powerquilter 1600 Don’t miss it! Courtepointe Québec celebrates its quilting... Finishing a quilt block to size: Here’s what... Half filled bobbins and spools: what are they... Twin needles: the smart way to store them The hardest part about making a memory quilt:... How sock hangers ‘work’ in your quilting space The best way to organize your sewing machine... In quilting, a worn-out cutting mat is still... 2 comments Christi March 20, 2022 - 5:12 am I hope no one throws the small binding pies away. I use these on my charity scrap quilts. Reply Paul Leger March 28, 2022 - 6:50 pm Hi Christi, I keep everything 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ or larger. Everthing frpm 1/4″ to 1 1/2″ goes to a friend. Everything else goes to another friend who makes cat toys. No waste. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.