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Thread: Easy Mitered corners-even with stripes -addtional pictures

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    Junior Member IraJane's Avatar
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    Here are a few more pictures of easy mitered borders and the effect of stripes.

    The red and striped borders were added together.
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    Two examples of using stripes by direction.
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    I've lost one side of this example.:) Bias stripes will not match but will have a neat effect.
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    Very uneven stripes still match perfectly if fussy cut to match.
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    Just trying stripes without a definite line between colors.
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    Not quilted so hangs funny. Rectangle with two borders mitered at once.
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    Thanks for the post! I have some striped fabric and looking to try an attractive border

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    Nice effect. Really like the narrow stripes on the bottom one.

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    :thumbup:

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    Cool effect, thanks for sharing!

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    Thanks for sharing. I want to learn to miter my corners.

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    impressive!!!!

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    Just wondering what you did that made these easier. Do you have a trick that we need to have? If so, could you post a tutorial? Oops, just realized you already did. Thanks for the info.

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    The bias stripe has the attic window effect. Very interesting

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    Thanks Ira Jane. Love your striped borders. Thank you so much for the post on the tute. I am checking it out. Thanks for your tute!!

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