Create Beautiful Quilt Borders With the Easy Miter Technique

Add Clean Borders to Your Quilt Using the Mitering Technique

If you want to put a fun final touch on your quilts, consider using the miter technique, which adds a clean border to your project. This video shows you how to pull off this specialized procedure.

Please don’t be intimidated by the fancy name; simply put, a mitered border is created when two corners meet at a 45-degree angle. Watch for instructions on how to measure your quilt so you, too, can achieve this simple and classy border to any of your projects. With just a few simple folds, you’ll be off to the races.

After you’ve mastered the mitering technique, you can easily apply it to any quilting project you desire. You can even use it to add a nice finishing touch to napkins.

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