« Pat Sloan best laid plans | Main | Pat Sloan It's LOVE MONTH! »

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Stephanie

Gorgeous quilt and I love it on the fence. So I noticed the way you folded your binding -- is that single fold? I usually end up getting my binding tangled under the wheels of my chair!

Penny

Sometimes I throw my binding over my left shoulder... Lol

pat sloan

Yes it's single fold Stephanie! I usually do single fold.. just a habit. Double if it is a quilt that is going to be used a lot.

Susan K

Beautiful quilt. I too put the binding on the floor but had not thought to put it in something. Thanks for sharing - now to find the perfect jar!

erinrussek

I love this quilt !!!!!!

Jevne

The jug is such a good idea! I don't have any spindles, I rolled up and taped an old magazine to make a 'spindle' for wrapping my binding and it lays in my lap. A jug would be so much easier, I'll try that next time. Thanks for the tip.

Scarlett

Love it! Your jug, jar, vase is much more attractive than the kleenex boxes I use! Great quilt!!

Helen

May I ask why you have JANOME taped to the side of your Janome machine?

lynninflorida

What a beautiful quilt! Love the jug on the floor too! I actually clip a large zip lock bag to my table right beside my machine...it holds my binding - which I "accordion" fold - that seems to work the very BEST for me - never tangles or 'turns'.

Mary Val

It's BEAUTIFUL!! I love it Pat!! Way to go!

Patti

Thoroughly enjoy your blog. This is one of my current projects: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150334324861255&set=a.10150334323891255.392181.559286254&type=3&theater and also a project with hexagons with 1/2 inch seams: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151340856251255&set=a.10150334323891255.392181.559286254&type=3&theater

Mary Deeter

love your binding tutorial!!! Thanks. And congrats on finishing your Secret Garden project!

Linda

Love the binding tip, and I also use the zip lock bag, works well also

Susan Pagano

Thanks for the tutorial, Pat. I have those spindles too, they are on my mantel! Guess I'll take them down & use them!!

Juanita

Love your Secret Garden. Thanks for the tip for the binding holder...I'm going to give that a try.

a maiden hair fern

OH! I'M SO EXCITED TO HEAR ABOUT THE HEAVY JAR! I've had one of the kid's from a middle school project sitting around for years, not ever knowing what to do with it, but just not willing to . . . well anyways, now it's got a great purpose. Thanks for sharin.

Carline

Beautiful quilt! And why have I never thought of putting my binding in something like that? GENIUS!!!

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

FTC Disclosure

  • This site includes affiliate links and ads from which Pat receives payment or compensation. Please consider this when you view this site. See our full FTC Disclosure here: http://www.patsloan.com/ftc-disclosure.html

     ======================================

    🍉 Please note that when you use our affiliate links to purchase products you are helping support the free patterns and activities that Pat offers. When you buy from our affiliated partners you don't pay anymore than if you bought somewhere else, and sometimes you may even get a better price. So please use our links as much as possible. 

    We appreciate all you do to support Pat.

Join My Facebook Group

  • Join My Facebook Group

  • The Splendid Sampler™

Flash Sale

  • CLICK to the FLASH Sale

The Splendid Samper

  • The Splendid Sampler™
    by Pat Sloan & Jane Davidson

  • Aurifil Designers

  • Babylock