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How to Square Up a Quilt for Binding Quilting tips Quilts Hand


Squaring Up a Quilt. After quilting ...

How to Square up a Quilt

Then use rulers for a more precise trim that leaves everything crisp and square.

How to square up a quilt for binding | APQS

You've just quilted a quilt. You're probably already dreaming about your next one. Only thing is, you still need to bind that beauty!

How to square up a quilt

binding a quilt using the backing. Brilliant!

I made a doll quilt before Christmas and realized I'd never posted a tutorial on this quick and easy binding method. Since I know a lot of you are ...

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If your top does not have a border and the piecing extends to the edge, you can use the hand basting process to carefully “gather” an edge and adjust it so ...

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It seems that many beginner sewers aspire to sew a quilt. A lovely, well made quilt has an heirloom quality to it – something to be treasured and past down.

Use a bobbin thread that matches your quilt front and a top thread that matches the binding.

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If you're a quilter, chances are you've got some quilt binding experience—good or bad. Binding a quilt can be difficult; I'll be the first to admit that ...

Which do you prefer: machine quilt binding or hand stitched binding? This is a

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Join the ends of your binding (here's a slick way to do that.) Trim the quilt backing and batting, leaving enough batting to fill the binding once it's ...


(I didn't plan to blog about this, so I didn't take any step by step photos along the way, but I'll try to explain what I did anyway.

Double binding! That little bit of piping makes it so easy to machine-sew into place.

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Binding happens after the quilt is already quilted and the edges are trimmed straight.

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First you'll need to square up the edges of your quilt. I lay my cutting mat on the floor or table and straighten up my edges with my rotary cutter and ...

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Avoid this - rework the binding layout before sewing to eliminate having seams near corners.

I'm not a super-duper-precise piecer, but I am a firm believer in squaring- up blocks – especially half-square-triangle blocks.

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Please note, we trim quilts to two inches, unless requested. If you roll your backing to the front to form your binding, please let us

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The quilt as you go technique (QAYG) simplifies quilting for beginners because it is

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If you're new to quilting or having trouble with your flying geese blocks, here's an easy tutorial on how to sew an accurate flying geese unit that won't ...

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Square up your quilt and remove any excess fabric or batting with a rotary cutter and straight edge if necessary.

Don't slap a quick finish on that quilt you've been sewing for months — learn the fun, fast way to add beautiful binding! Join me, award–winning quilter ...

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Bring the needle to the back again, coming up at the tacked corner or one stitch over on the next side to be sewn.

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After quilting your quilt, pillow or other project, carefully square up the edges. I do this by first getting a good 90 degree angle on one corner of the ...

squaring up a quilt block, trimming a curved piecing quilt block by Color Girl Quilts

If the quilt will compete in a show, I still hand-stitch the binding. But if I'm ever going to truly enjoy my “just because” quilts, I've learned that “just ...

To make your mitered corners look extra-nice, snip off the very tip of each corner. The entire snip should be about ¼" across, and shouldn't come too close ...

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But binding can also feel like a chore until you have learned all the basics. So our Quilter's Planner team has pulled together tons of binding tips and ...

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A great tip on accurately and evenly squaring up a quilt block.

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The second time around, I paid more attention to squaring up my improv blocks, with much greater success.

To square up the quilts with the ruler, use the 10.5 inch Trim-it Ruler from Lori Holt's Cute Cuts ruler series along with her straight Cute Cuts Ruler.

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Hand Tie your Quilt: Some prefer to tie there quilt. Here's a tutorial on how to do this on BluePrint.

Half-square-triangle short-cuts and easy square-up

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The front of my rag quilt features Winter Garden from QT Fabrics

Join and square up backing fabric - £15