i've made 4 quilts so far, only started not too long ago (may) and still very much a beginner.
i've picked up a few tips since then, been adding my little edits along the way too.
at the beginning, i found the binding part, the most trying. trying because you are so close to being finished! and yet still quite a bit of ways away too. making those perfect mitered corners and keeping everything even and tidy can be challenging sometimes.
so here is a little binding tutorial that incorporates what i found works best for me.
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