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Finishing a quilt requires special care and different sewing methods from those used on the rest of the quilt. Learn how to finish your quilt with these articles.

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Tying Quilts

Tying a quilt is one of the last steps involved in aQuilting project. Learn all about tying a quilt in this helpful article. You'll find information about both hand tying and machine tying.


Finishing the Quilt's Outer Edges

Finishing the Quilt's Outer Edges

Learn about binding and other ways to finish a quilt's outer edges in this helpful article, only at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Assembling the Quilt Top

Assembling the Quilt Top

Learn all about assembling the quilt top, including how to piece together a traditional quilt made up of blocks, in this helpful article. See more »

Pressing the Quilt

Pressing the Quilt

Pressing your quilt is an important step in the finishing process. Learn all about it in this helpful article. See more »

Tying Quilts

Tying Quilts

Learn all about one of the last steps involved in aQuilting project -- tying a quilt -- in this helpful article. See more »

Binding Quilts

Binding Quilts

Learn helpful tips on binding quilts, including how to use straight binding and bias binding, in this article. See more »