DIY Easy Bias tape (Double Fold) – No tool required

DIY biastape

DIY biastape

Does biastape making become a problem for you while you sewing?

No more problem related to biastape neither you need any tool(binding maker), but How can we make Biastape without tool with ease? The solution is below, I have recently gone through my youtube channel comment where my viewer asked for How to make bias tape? Honestly, I wasn’t planning to make a tutorial on it but after this comment, I realize my viewer want more beginner things, So I have started Dummies Series which contain the first video called “DIY easy Biastape”(Channel Link listed in sidebar →). I am going to explain you step by step process here, So let start with DIY biastape with no bias tape maker.

DIY EASY Bias Tape

DIY EASY Bias Tape

REQUIREMENT FOR DIY EASY BAIS TAPE MAKING:

  • 10 x 10 (SQUARE) Piece of fabric required.
  • Fabric used Cotton
  • Measurement Tape/ Ruler
  • Fabric chalk or Fabric Pencil
  • Shear
  • Iron
  • Ball pins

QUICK OVERVIEW – HOW TO MAKE BIAS TAPE:

Quick Biastape Making Steps

Quick Biastape Making Steps

 

DIY Easy Bias tape (Double Fold) – DETAIL STEPS:

1. Take Square Fabric e.g. 10 x 10 Inch.

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Biastape making piece1

2. Fold Square Fabric in Diagonal direction and make it rectangle, way mention below. 

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Biastape making piece2

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Biastape making piece2.1

3. How much width you want, I am taking 1Inch so the end Double fold Bias Tape would be 0.25Inch. Mark with Chalk with the help of ruler.

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Biastape making piece4.2

4. Do serger on marked and make strips/pieces, Repeat this step till fabric end.

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5. Seperate the Sergered Strips/pieces, and then join them in next step.

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6. Match the opposite side strips or Match strips diagonally pin them and then do stitch diagonally.

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7. Now you got yards of Strips, Question is How to strips into Bias tape? Below is the answer:

a. Take iron in action, do ironing on stitch parts.

b. Take Measurement Scale, fold 0.25 from both sides. Hence Remaining main width would be 0.50 Inch.

c. Pin both folds or do ironing which make fabric crease, Here you go single fold is ready.

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Single Fold Biastape making

Single Fold Biastape making

8. Double Fold Biastape making truly easy task. Take single fold biastape fold it 50% in over case 0.25Inch and Stitch it on Hemline of Shorts.

Double Fold Biastape making

9. how to store Bias tape? Take Card stock(hard paper like Invitation cards) and Wrap around it or Take empty spool and wrap biastape around it.

Double Fold Biastape

Double Fold Biastape

I hope that you like DIY Easy Bias tape with no tool required, this is my main focus that sewing should be less expensive at the dummies levels atleast until you start earning by selling your clothes range or make a pattern and especially stop paying high prices for dresses by making those clothes at home.

Full Tutorial:

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XOXO,

2 Comments

  1. Sally Timi says:

    Can I get some tips on how to cut some styles please like jump suit.

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