Free Baby Burp Cloth Pattern and Binding Tutorial

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I love this boutique burp cloth pattern and video tutorial.  Great sewing DIY idea for babies.These burp cloths are long, different and have a great shape that stays on the shoulder.  The video tutorial is also great for teaching you how to do machine binding!

Materials you will Need:
1/2 yard cuddle Terry
1/4 yard cuddle fabric
Jersey ballpoint needle
walking foot
rotary cutter, ruler, mat

Sewing Essentials (scissors, pins, etc.)

Download the free pattern here, tutorial below.

You can get a free copy of Adobe reader here. By downloading  you are agreeing to pattern terms of use. Click the small  picture of the  burp cloth to download the .pdf !

binding for beginners boutique burp cloth feature

Video tutorial here – full picture tutorial below:

1 – Cut out the pattern

031413_0359 031413_0376Assemble the pattern.  You can find assembly directions on this page.  Place the pattern on the fold and cut 1.  Repeat if you desire to make more than one cloth.  Cut 2 inch strips to equal 64″ you most likely will need to sew strips together.

2 – Make Binding

031413_0397For Detailed information on how to bind please see the video above.  Sew the strips together as needed.  Check to make sure that the nap of the fleece is the same direction on the binding   Pin the binding to one side and using a straight stitch with a .5 inch seam allowance sew on.  Right sides of fabric together.  Then flip the binding the the other side , fold under a half inch and sew onto other side using a serpentine stitch.  The you’re finished.

Angel Hickman Peterson

Angel Hickman Peterson

Creator, Editor and Author at Fleece Fun
Angel has a bachelor’s degree in Film Studies from the University of Utah, with a professional background is in film, television, radio and ad production. Angel currently divides her time between her small production company Angel Dawn Productions, her online sewing and crafting blog, her two little girls, baby boy, husband and on very good days also manages to get the dishes done.
Angel Hickman Peterson
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