How to Make Piping Without Cord
The piping is a kind of bias binding that add to the edge pillows, bags etc. If you want the professional-looking finish that can add texture, a hint of contrasting color, and/or define the shape of the object being sewn you need to make a piping. The classic kind of piping has a cord inside. I offer you another way of sewing a piping, without cord.
First step is cutting a bias strip. Decide how wide will be border and cut strip with angle 45 degree, as shown.
Fold the strip and press it with steam iron.
The bias strip is ready for adding between the edges of something.
Now starts attach piping to the edge a fabric on sewing machine.
Look you now have handmade border. Lift the border strip and decide what will be his width.
If it is very wide you can stitch another seam. The piping will be narrower.
If you want remove the first line.
Now you need to add the second part of fabric.
Put together both edges of fabric, as shown.
Stitch second line along the old seam.
Piping without the cord is ready.
Piping without cord you can iron. This feature is a good possibility for fine emphasizes the shape diverse elements.
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