How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord

The piping with cord inside is a kind of bias binding. Make a piping is very easy and quite simple. Now let us make piping step by step using my tutorial and you'll see it in full.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 1

Start making a piping with cutting bias strip at an angle of 45 degrees in relation to a vertical and horizontal edges of fabric.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 2

For sewing the piping closer to the cord you need use a zipper presser foot.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 3

Lay the cord inside the folded strip of the wrong side of fabric. Pin the folded strip in half over the cord, as shown.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 4

Now you need set the zipper presser foot to the sewing machine and start to sew the piping edges of fabric together.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 5

Don't forget just remove the pins!

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 6

So looks the end of sewing your bias tape over the cord.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 7

Look! My seam lies as close as possible to the edge of the cord.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 8

Now you need to put along to the edge of fabric the piping, as shown. Stitch it to the one part of fabric using the zipper foot.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 9

Be sure that these stitches are also as close as possible to the edge of the cord.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 10

Now you need pin second part a fabric also.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 11

And last step of sewing a piping is joining all parts together using a zipper foot.

How to Make and Sew Piping with Cord, step 12

Press it with steam iron and your piping is ready.

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