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English translation: bias binding

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German term or phrase:Schrägband
English translation:bias binding
Entered by: Rolf Bueskens
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06:23 Apr 18, 2005
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Tech/Engineering - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / Quilting
German term or phrase: Schrägband
Aus einer Anleitung für einen Quilt:
Für die Einfassung scneiden Sie 6 je 2 1/4 breite Streifen in Petrol und nähen sie zusammen, am besten diagonal wie bei Schrägband, streichen die Nähte auseinander und bügeln den Streifen der ganzen Länge nach links auf links zur Hälfte zusammen
Alexandra Collins
Local time: 23:15
bias binding
The fabric runs diagonal to the axis of the tape.
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Rolf Bueskens
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Rolf Bueskens



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bias binding

The fabric runs diagonal to the axis of the tape.

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Rolf Bueskens
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