Denim Picnic Quilt Part 4: Binding


Denim Picnic Quilt Part 4: Binding

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Make quilts from used denim jeans for rugged picnic quilts with this detailed series of tutorials. The Denim Picnic Quilt has a removable underside made from a vinyl tablecloth to keep wet grass from soaking the quilt. Part 4 of this series will tell you how to bind the picnic quilt.

Project TypeMake a Project

Time to CompleteA week or two

Primary TechniquePieced & Appliqued


This is Part 4 of the Denim Picnic Quilt tutorial. Find the other parts of this series below:

Part 1: Materials

Part 2: Cutting

Part 3: Piecing

Part 5: Adding Snaps

Why You'll Love This Quilt

1. Sustainable and Eco-Friendly: By using old denim jeans that would otherwise be thrown away, you are helping reduce waste and make a positive impact on the environment. Instead of buying new fabric, repurposing denim for quilting projects is a great way to practice sustainability in your crafting.

2. Durable and Long-Lasting: Denim is a sturdy and durable fabric, making it perfect for outdoor use. The rugged nature of denim ensures that your picnic quilt will withstand wear and tear, making it a long-lasting addition to your outdoor gear. With a vinyl underside to protect against moisture, your denim picnic quilt will be ready for many years of picnics and outdoor adventures.

3. Customizable and Personalized: The beauty of making your own quilt is the ability to personalize it to your tastes and style. You can mix and match denim colors and textures to create a unique design that reflects your personality. Whether you prefer a classic blue denim look or want to add a pop of color with different denim shades, the possibilities are endless when making your own denim picnic quilt. Plus, the satisfaction of knowing you made something with your own hands adds an extra special touch to your outdoor picnicking experience.

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I can't wait to make this ... very good instructions


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