Byetsa explains the best ways to sew bias binding in curves

One of the most recurrent questions that many people ask themselves is how to put tape to the bias binding in curves. The bias binding ribbons in curves are an excellent option for sewing because they prevent the garment that will be sewn from fraying.

Following these tips, we give you from Byetsa on how to stay in the corners can save you a lot of trouble.

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What is a bias binding?

A bias ribbon is a strip that is cut diagonally to the weft and twist of the fabric, that is, diagonally to the edges. Its cut allows greater flexibility than there would be if the tape was cut parallel to the edge. These biased restrictions are used to hold the edges when sewing and also in crafting and decoration projects.

What is the bias binding for?

Bias binding is the perfect choice for cleaning seams and under splinters of garments. It can even be used to decorate some things.
You can find zigzag patterns on clothes, so here’s how to tape the bias in curves and all kinds of shapes.

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Recommendations on how to tape the bias bindings in curves

Before carrying out a work of finishing or cutting any fabric, it is best to check the technique that you want to use in the garment on a sample of the fabric. So, in addition to practising, you can see how the texture reacts and if it is to your liking.

how to put tape to the bias binding in curves

If you don’t know how to tape the bias binding in curves, take note!

To learn how to bevel the tape in curves, it is necessary to open the short edge of the bevelled tape, align the edge of the canvas and install all the pins. To help better design the compensation tape, it is necessary to cut the seams and glue them to the centre of the curve. Then take it out.

You can sew a stitch along the edge of the gutter and press and spray it for best results.

How to put tape to the bias binding in the curves?

The neckline, buttonhole or round neckline can be easily polished with bieses. The method of sewing the tape is always the same, only the preparation and placement of the pins differs. The curves require a more affectionate and personalized treatment, which we talk about in detail below.

Steps to tape the bias in curves

  • Prepare the bias

    Unfold the bias and place it on the left side so that the edges of the canvas fit perfectly. Secure with pins. Instead of rivets with the product on the table, when placing the bias constraint on a curve, you should lift the product off the table for better handling. In this way, the edges will not curve. The bias will rise at the other end and have a wavy shape, unlike the flat shape of a straight seam.

  • Sewing machine

    The sewing machine follows the line of the first fold. Remember that when sewing a curve, the needle should be rotated to better fit the circular shape of the seam. Take your time to sew more often and get smooth, clean curves that give your bindings a polished, professional look.

how to put tape to the bias binding in curves
how to put tape to the bias binding in curves
  • Sewing bias

    You need to place the fabric on the right side from above and cover the seam with the edge of the tape. Secure with pins. Sew about 2 mm from the edge of the tape. Make sure it is at the top and bottom of the seam.

  • Iron

    Once the bias in a curve is over, the bias binding in a curve may be raised or hollowed out. This is solved with a gentle ironing with steam by taps of pressure (without dragging the iron).

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