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Trim the piping in the corners, but ONLY the piping

2 quilt bindings that add pizzazz: getting creative with the Epic 980Q

Today's the last day of this tutorial for applying the binding to a quilt by machine and exploring the very handy ...
Matching thread for the binding (on both sides) using the Three Step Zigzag stitch

Stitching down the binding: thread color, stitches and stitch length

Welcome back! After talking about the 7 essential tips for binding a quilt by machine, today's the day I share ...
Leave a 6" beginning tail of binding.

7 essential tips for sewing the binding on a quilt by machine

Welcome back! In the last couple of days I talked about several options on how to cut fabric to make the ...
Using the Quilter's ¼" piecing foot to join the triangles

9 steps to making continuous bias binding

Welcome back to another day of awesome binding techniques! As I mentioned yesterday, I like to sew my bindings on completely ...
Chain sewing the seams to join the binding strips

THE formula for calculating the necessary yardage for binding your quilt

Welcome back! I've got a super week lined up for you with one of our favorite things to do - ...
Finished table runner project

3 essential tips for binding a quilt, turning your corners successfully

It's already the end of the week. Why does time go so fast when you're having fun? It's been a ...
Machine set up to embroider a label for the Studio Bird mini quilt. WonderFil Specialty Threads.

Using a little Dazzle and a little Splendor to finish the Studio Bird quilt

My Studio Bird mini quilt is almost ready to grace a wall in my newly-organized sewing space. Yesterday, we used ...
The extension eliminates drag on the quilt

Key tips on sewing your binding by machine and thread choice

Welcome back to day three with the Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 965Q. Did you change your needle? I'm always amazed at ...
The finished Sunflower Quilt

2 bindings that divide quilters into 2 groups

Next step - binding Yesterday I fused down all of my applique pieces and free motion machine quilted the sunflower ...
Facing complete on pink dahlia quilt - a dash of spring color

How to face a quilt in 12 easy steps

Once the quilting is done the next step is to finish the edges. I could use the traditional method of binding a ...
The finished details in our Laughing Flowers Wall quilt are revealed today.

2 sewing tools to make binding a quilt easier

Yesterday we created a pretty woven heart basket, using interfacing for support, to fill with tulip blooms for our Laughing ...
Applying binding with my PFAFF Passport 3.0, the ¼” foot and IDT system.

Consider these 4 before binding your quilt

The ultimate finish to any quilt—binding! These are the last few days of the year and I'm celebrating the past ...
I prefer to sew the binding onto the back of the quilt by hand.

Ready to quilt the Pockets Full of Blessings

It's always so satisfying when you've finished a quilt top -- like reaching the finish line of a long race ...
Delicious fabric will bind the Cafe Comforts Cozy Quilt together.

Blest be the bindings that tie this quilt together

All this week on QUILTsocial, I've been putting together a lovely quilt, made possible by a wonderful group of women ...
Attach binding ends with a bias join

The 3 Most Important Tips for Binding

Wow, it's Friday already! The week has sure flown by and has been packed full of all kinds of tips, ...
Binding a Quilt

Binding a Quilt

Today we are going to address another very grey area in the quilting world - binding a quilt. There are ...
The finished tablerunner

Do You Know How to Bind a Quilt?

Our applique shapes are all secured and look awesome with the Dazzle threads couched along the edge. I've never used ...
Binding a Quilt with a Herringbone Stitch!

Binding a Quilt with a Herringbone Stitch!

What to do with all of those magazines???  Variegated thread  + herringbone stitch = an 'out of the ordinary' finish ...