Chapter 8: Adding Hanging Sleeves or Straps

June 1999
Quilting & Applique;Jun1999, p49
Presents information on how to add hanging sleeves or straps in quilted works. Details of the tube-casting method commonly used by quilters; Instructions in making hanging sleeves; Tips when adding bias binding.


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