Welcome to the Quilting Board!

Already a member? Login above
loginabove
OR
To post questions, help other quilters and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our quilting community. It's free!

Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 16

Thread: TUTORIAL Rick Rack in Quilt Binding

  1. #1
    Junior Member sewmagic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    206
    Here is a website where she shows how to impliment rick rack in your quilt binding. I think it looks adorable, especially for baby quilts.
    http://www.sewnatural.net/Tips-Ric-Rac.htm

  2. #2
    Senior Member hoppyfrog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Yosemite
    Posts
    756
    Very cute and looks easy.

  3. #3
    Senior Member Quiltmaniac2010's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    British Columbia, Canada
    Posts
    937
    Thanks for the great link. I'm going to try this on the baby quilt I'm making. Looks very nice.

  4. #4
    Google Goddess craftybear's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Central Indiana (USA)
    Posts
    31,244
    Blog Entries
    194
    thanks for the link, I saved it

  5. #5
    Member partsalot's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Candor, NC
    Posts
    36
    BEAUTIFUL - word of advice - before using rick rack please prewash and dry because it does shrink and you could ruin your quilt when washed later - hope this saves someones quilt. Quilt teacher and author Michelle Linder told me this when I was working on an embellished Christmas quilt.

  6. #6
    Junior Member sewmagic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    206
    Oh thanks, that's good to know. Wouldn't have thought about it.

  7. #7

    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    32
    Thanks for the idea and tutorial, I bookmarked it, you never know when you might want to use.

  8. #8
    Super Member judykay's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    1,381
    Blog Entries
    18
    Thanks for the great idea, I had never thought of it but it sure is a good idea & looks adorable.

  9. #9
    Senior Member AnitaSt's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Marathon, Texas
    Posts
    846
    Thanks for the great link. I love the wide ric-rac.

    Anita

  10. #10
    Member adrigram's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    northern Minnesota
    Posts
    31
    I wonder if the author meant to say "binding" when she said "bias." I have not had good luck using bias binding on a straight-edge quilt.

Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.