So many different ways to bind. The traditional way is to sew the binding strips to the front of the quilt then press to the back and hand sew the binding to the back side of the quilt. This is time consuming yet relaxing. The quick method is to sew the binding strips to the back of the quilt then press to the front of the quilt and sew the binding to the front of the quilt. This is fast and no hand work. Binding takes practice and patience! The binding should contain batting. Remember the binding is the first part of the quilt to wear out so take your time and finish with care. Have fun with the B word!