Make this the Summer of the Homemade Upgrade. Armed with your own arsenal of bias tape, you'll be able to add a personal touch to many ordinary items. We'll show you how to make your own bias tape, then help you add it to towels, jean shorts, flip flops, and pillows.
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Before: Make the Bias Tape
Bias tape is super pliable, versatile, and easy to make. After reading this tutorial, you'll never want to buy bias tape from the fabric store again.
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After: Freshen Up an Old Towel
Breathe new life into worn-out bath towels with the colorful addition of your favorite bias tape along the edges.
Related: Learn How to Freshen Up an Old Towel
After: Update Summer Shorts
Don't throw away your stained or ripped jeans! They can be resurrected and completely transformed into adorable summer shorts with a bias tape trim.
Related: Learn How to Update Summer Shorts
After: Spruce Up Flip Flops
Whether you've broken a pair of flip flops or you just want to make yours more unique, adding bias tape will give them a one-of-a-kind look.
Related: Learn How to Spruce Up Flip Flops
After: Recover an Old Pillow
Want to give furniture a summery look? Don't bust your budget at the store--recover your pillows instead. Bias tape corded piping completes the look.
Related: Learn How to Recover an Old Pillow
- Beth Huntington