very good tutorial for attaching rug binding to a hooked rug

very good tutorial for attaching rug binding to a hooked rug by Fisheye Rugs

TIP for SEWING on BINDING TAPE for HOOKED RUG

Yesterday I suggested you start sewing on the binding in the corner . Be sure to leave a couple of inches to cut off at the end- .

Doris Eaton Demonstrates the "Eaton Edge" (for finishing a hooked rug) - YouTube

Doris Eaton demonstrates the "Eaton Edge" (for finishing a hooked rug) <> (needlework, crafts)

Ribbon spool organizer ~ take it further for my collection, drill holes in a lazy susan and mount the dowels.

Ribbon spool organizer ~ take it further for my collection, drill holes in a lazy susan and mount the dowels. also for my WASHI TAPE

I chose a wool sisal style staircase runner with very narrow binding. It's installed about 3 inches from the sides (and cut out around the newel post). The big area rug is the same, but with a different binding. Larger area rugs do wonders for small spaces! A mostly wool and sisal blend or Just plain wool or nylon because sisal is slippery and stains definitively.

Wool sisal-style staircase runner with narrow binding, installed about 3 inches from the sides

Make a new tree skirt like this! - how to mitre an edge that is being whipped

About Rug Hooking - Beaconsfield Hooking Crafters Guild Nicely finished edges

Cheater Binding! One of those tutorials that makes you say "duh, why didn't I think of that?".

Knitty Bitties: Monday Mug Rug {Mini Tutorial} with cheater binding tutorial - Cute and quick for mug rugs and other small projects, though not the best option for an heirloom-quality quilt.

Batik Table Runner blue handmade quilted green purple

Batik Table Runner blue handmade quilted green purple

This is my preferred method of binding. The linen edge is rolled over cotton clothes line, basted in place and then whipped with wool yarn.

This is my preferred method of binding. The linen edge is rolled over cotton clothes line, basted in place and then whipped with wool yarn.

Finishing Touches....Press Binding                                                                                                                                                     More

Finished hooked rugs and do-it-yourself kits for sale. Antique hooked rug restoration and appraisal.

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