Double Fold Quilt Binding Technique

Get those unfinished quilts out of the closet or cedar chest. No need to fear binding your quilt. Watch as Nancy demonstrates her favorite double-fold quilt binding technique. Follow her easy instructions and you'll get perfectly-mitered corners on your quilting projects every time.

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Double Fold Quilt Binding — How To

This traditional binding technique complements almost any size or style of quilt. When complete the finished edge is approximate 3/8" wided with an accurate mitered corner. The binding wraps to the underside and is stitched in the ditch. You'll gain confidence and a professional look each time you use it.

Handy notions for this project and more:
Quilter's Cut 'n Press
Lavender Best Press Starch Alternative
Sewer's Fix It Tape
Curved Basting Pins 1" 100 pkg
Quilting Seam Guide Attachment and Deluxe Walking Foot Set
Extra Fine Point Erasable Gel Pens

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