Hi! I see there is a video on how to bind but how wide do I cut the strips to make the binding? Does the width vary depending on the size of the .
Trim batt and lining even with the top. It is really important that the corners of your quilt be square at 90 degree angles. Cut binding strips 2 1/2" wide on lengthwise or crosswise grain of fabric. Place end of two strips perpendicular to each other forming an 'L', right sides together.
For example, if you want a finished binding that's 1/2 inch wide, cut strips that are 2. Place one raw edge of the binding strips along the raw edge of the quilt top .
This calculator calculates the amount of fabric required to bind your quilt given the quilt's. Bias binding – this is where the binding strips are cut on the bias.