bias binding

bias binding

n
(Knitting & Sewing) a strip of material cut on the bias for extra stretch and often doubled, used for binding hems, interfacings, etc, or for decoration
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Last Wednesday alone, sales of sewing supplies were up by 24%, with sales of the bias binding tape maker that featured on the programme up 230% compared to the previous week.
Sewing has always been such a big part of my life so doing the Sewing Bee was such an amazing, surreal experience," laughs Lauren, who impressed the judges in the first episode by making her own bias binding on the A-line skirt they had to rustle up in a morning.
Gather together lengths of ribbon, pretty twine, bias binding, pieces of lace and vintage trimmings, and use them to tie up presents.
Of special value, especially for the novice, are the general directions provided on the subjects of fabric, needle and thread, patterns, placement, applique, bias binding, yo-yo circles, embroidery, sashing, and finishing.
All you need is a metre of any floral or patterned material, a metre and a half of contrasting cord, contrasting thread and bias binding.
Step 9: To give a perfect finish at the neck, pin the bias binding to the outside of the fabric and stitch with machine and turn in, or again for speed you can use Easyhem.
A Bias Binding foot feeds Bias binding nicely while
Other capabilities available are ultrasonic lacemaking for pillows, swimwear, draperies and auto trim and ultrasonic sewing services as well as knife slitting and bias binding.
Check out towelling fabric, choose a favourite and customise to make towels edged with colourful bias binding.
You will need half a metre of cotton fabric, sequins, embroidery-framed mirror shapes, bias binding, thread to match your fabric, a sewing machine, glue and an iron.