Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Have any of you seen this binding tool? If not....it is a must see. I recently purchased this tool and it is fabulous!!!!

She also shows a table runner you can do with this tool but I can't seem to find it. Totally awesome. but..............here is another site that you can do the friendship braid with this tool.

http://www.unitednotions.com/LA_CUttingTable_BindingToolPattern.pdf


It is always fun to find many uses for one ruler, that way you feel like you are getting your money worth. Have a fabulous day...no sewing going on this week...maybe tomorrow...there is always tomorrow!!

15 comments:

  1. I always love to hear about new products, new tools, especially rulers. I've seen several version of the binding ruler, with the first that I'm aware of from Quilter's Paradise. http://sewcalgal.blogspot.com/2010/08/cutrite-bind-up-ruler-by-quilters.html

    Thanks for sharing insights on this new bind up ruler from Missouri Star. Looks like a very handy tool. I like how it builds in the spacing required for both ends, before binding the two together.

    SewCalGal
    www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

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  2. Great video. I haven't seen that tool before. I'll have to look for it.

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  3. Hmmm..I have wondered about that tool, it seemed like an unnecessary expense. Now I see why I might want it. How wide a binding is it made for?

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  4. Thank you for posting this video!
    i tried to help a friend with this tool and I couldn't figure it out, lol.
    also, how do you load the video to the blog? I'm so un-techy

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  5. I would like to see how you sewed around the 4 corners when you attached the binding around the 4 sides before finishing with this tool.

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  6. Hey, that's cool. I especially love how they cut the top off the sewn braids off and use that to square off the bottom! Not sure I would have thought of that. . .

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  7. Barb, somehow I missed this you tube and I subscribe to them. This might be a worthwhile tool to purchase. Thanks for sharing it.

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  8. I saw that video. I love that ruler. I always end up squaring up my binding at the end rather than putting it on the diagonal.

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  9. I have it and it is great for the 2.5" binding. I do mine at 2.25" and I always need to make adjustments.

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  10. Hmmm, I purchased a tool to do the braid over the weekend. Drat, I didn't even think about using the binding tool (ruler) that I already had.

    Thanks for the url for the pdf from united notions - it will be helpful .

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  11. That looks amazingly easy to do! I always struggle to get my binding to fit right.

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  12. I have that tool...But never use it. It never occurred to me to use it for a friendship braid!! Very clever!!

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  13. I have done my binding like this for several years..but dont need the tool. glad u like it..tho

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  14. Hopefully it lets me post this here....here's the video for the tablerunner that uses the binding tool

    http://youtu.be/sjGifl2m_3k

    Hugs
    Naomi

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