Rug binding

Enhance the appearance of your rugs with these creative rug binding ideas. Discover how rug binding can give your space a polished and finished look.
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This is a step by step instruction of how I bind a traditional hooked rug using binding tape. Of course you can substitute other fabric for the standard tape -- homespun (with a hem pressed on both sides), wool fabric used flat, quilting cotton ... you choose the fabric! Here's the directions in pictures ... To begin the process you'll need a ruler, pencil and scissors. [After reading this, if you have any questions please contact me at the email address in the body of this blog.] Begin by…

Hanna Smith
Binding tutorial--whipping and attaching twill tape in 1 step. Primitive, Crafts, Punch, Latch Hook Rugs, Primitive Rugs, Rug Binding, Rug Hooking Designs, Hooked Wool, Wool Projects

Well I've been known to have a pile of hooked rugs and mats to bind. I've tried binding them every which way and this is my favorite. With this method I whittled down a pile of 40 yes 40 rugs and mats last year! So gather up your wool yarn, a big eye needle,a few pins, and a sharp pair of scissors and let's get started. First thing I did was trim up around my mat leaving about 1 inch of backing all around. I cut the corners at an angle to reduce the bulk. You want to turn your piece over and…

Rebekah Fowler