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          3h 39min intermediate Resources

          Finish your quilts in satisfying style with beautiful edgings: simple, piped, scalloped, prairie point, ruffled and more!

          Episode descriptions

          Using Backing as the Binding
          1. Episode: Using Backing as the Binding
          27min

          Meet Mimi Dietrich and learn a simple method for turning your quilt's backing into a binding.

          Making Bindings
          2. Episode: Making Bindings
          54min

          Learn how to create a new binding from scratch, and measure and cut accurate amounts for any quilt size. Next, Mimi walks you through the steps for making a diagonal seam, working with a double-fold binding, and creating elegant mitered corners. You'll finish the lesson by connecting and finishing your bindings for a gorgeous completed project.

          Adding Trim to Your Bindings
          3. Episode: Adding Trim to Your Bindings
          35min

          Let your creative side shine as you explore various ways to apply decorative trim to your bindings. Learn how to work with purchased covered cording, or select fabric from your quilt to accent the cording. Then discover the fun of working with flat folded piping, lace, rickrack, and three different ways to use striped fabric edging.

          Round Corners & Scalloped Edges
          4. Episode: Round Corners & Scalloped Edges
          41min

          Learn how to easily create rounded corners, and make and apply bias binding to both round and scalloped corners. Mimi shows you cutting techniques, ways to use ordinary household objects as helpful tools, and professional sewing methods that will make your edges stand out from the crowd.

          Prairie Points & Ruffles
          5. Episode: Prairie Points & Ruffles
          35min

          Learn two different ways to create prairie points for your quilt's edges and how to create a ruffled binding. Mimi walks you through ways to attach separate and continuous prairie points, and offers sewing pointers that will help make your process faster and more fun!

          Sleeves & Labels
          6. Episode: Sleeves & Labels
          27min

          Learn simple methods for creating rod sleeves and corner pockets with Mimi's up-close instruction. Then you'll learn how to create an elegant label to finish off your quilt before you display it or give it away as a gift.

          About the Teacher

          Mimi Dietrich
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          Winnie Fleming
          Winnie Fleming
          Finish UFOs and future projects with borders that bring out the best in your piecing. Learn essential techniques to succeed with basic, mitered and pieced borders!
          Debbie Caffrey
          Debbie Caffrey
          Master your rotary cutter and rulers to create the projects you desire — faster than ever. Learn to cut all the units you need swiftly, accurately and safely.
          Susan  Cleveland
          Susan Cleveland
          Give your quilts the flawless finish they deserve! Confidently complete any project with beautiful binding and perfect piping. It's easier than you think.
          1. Episode: Using Backing as the Binding 27min
          3. Episode: Adding Trim to Your Bindings 35min
          4. Episode: Round Corners & Scalloped Edges 41min
          5. Episode: Prairie Points & Ruffles 35min

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          Finishing School: Edges & Bindings

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