This post is a part of the Warm Cool Quilt-Along! Feel free to join in the fun at any time!
I prefer to attach my binding to the front and back by machine. This is not the traditional way. I think the most common binding method is to machine stitch to the front, then hand-stitch to the back. I'm going to show you the way I do it!
If you're interested in a great tutorial using the traditional method, I would highly suggest Christina's three part binding series!
hera marker (my favorite way).
this tutorial. Fold one end of your binding to the middle of your opening (approx 4"-5"). Press.
wonder clips for this), to secure your binding in place.
7. Backstitch and start sewing. I recommend lowering your needle so that when you stop, it stays in the quilt. This will be vital for the corners. There is not a lot of room for error here, so sew SLOW! Slower than you normally would.