All levels | 4 min 34 sec
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.Learn how to:
Here’s what you’ll need:
- Cutting mat and rotary cutter
- Quilting ruler
- Iron and ironing surface
- Woven fabric
- Find the bias of fabric
- Cut on the bias
- Prepare bias tape for sewing
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How to Make Bias Tape Reviews
948 users recommended this class to a friend
Thank you for the brief excellent tutorial. Very clear. I neve understood how to determ8ne the bias of fabric before or that it was important in making my own bias or binding tape.
August 20, 2023