Free Technique Monday: How to Make Binding Tape

Custom-made binding tape adds a gorgeous finishing touch to your quilts, allowing you to play around with colors and prints. Ashley Nickels demonstrates how to create your own binding tape using any fabric you like. You will learn how to properly cut strips of fabric at a 45-degree angle and sew them together to create one long strip — perfect for binding quilts. 

How to Make Binding Tape with Ashley Nickels

Ashley Nickels is a quilter, crafter, and teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area. Ashley teaches in-person and online sewing and quilting classes and runs a handmade craft business, Alphabet Summer Handmade.