Hong Kong Binding Seam Finish
Added Aug 22, 2008
New York, New Yo...
To make the bias strips, fold your fabric so the selvages lie at a right angle; the fold will be at exactly 45 degrees. Check out our Sewpedia definition for help, Bias/diagonal cut (cutting on the cross)
Make French Bias Binding. Use a lightweight material that matches the garment. Measure 1” wide bias strips along the fold with a ruler and marking tool. (You can also use store-bought single or double fold bias tape and press it open).