How to Make Bias Tape
Beginner | 4 min 34 sec
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An essential part of any quilter or sewist’s arsenal, bias tape is helpful for creating stretchy, durable edges. Ashley Nickels demonstrates how to find the bias on ordinary quilting cotton, then how to cut, iron, and pin fabric to an edge. This snack-sized lesson packs lots of information into just five minutes.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Cutting mat and rotary cutter
  • Quilting ruler
  • Iron and ironing surface
  • Woven fabric
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Learn how to:
  • Find the bias of fabric
  • Cut on the bias
  • Prepare bias tape for sewing
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Shawanda Brewer
Love the simple explanation!
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Izzy Snider
I don't know how to use this bias tape correctly yet, but now I know how to make it! This is the first sewing course of many that I plan to explore.
More than 3 months ago
P. Ar
This class is the best i have ever seen.
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