How to Make Piping Without Cord

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.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 1

First step is cutting a bias strip. Decide how wide will be border and cut strip with angle 45 degree, as shown.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 2

Fold the strip and press it with steam iron.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 3

The bias strip is ready for adding between the edges of something.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 4

Now starts attach piping to the edge a fabric on sewing machine.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 5

Look you now have handmade border. Lift the border strip and decide what will be his width.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 6

If it is very wide you can stitch another seam. The piping will be narrower.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 7

If you want remove the first line.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 8

Now you need to add the second part of fabric.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 9

Put together both edges of fabric, as shown.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 10

Stitch second line along the old seam.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 11

Piping without the cord is ready.

How to Make Piping without Cord, step 12

Piping without cord you can iron. This feature is a good possibility for fine emphasizes the shape diverse elements.

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