How to Make Bias Tape
All levels | 4 min 34 sec
Making Bias Tape
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
Learn how to:
  • Find the bias of fabric
  • Cut on the bias
  • Prepare bias tape for sewing
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Linda Thiery
Thank you Ashley, you did a great job in a short amount of time.
March 1, 2023
Ryan Jones
Very easy to follow and understand!
February 10, 2023
I'd like to know how to make it longer by properly attaching another piece.
February 9, 2023