With their colorful dots, different fonts and fabric manufacturer logos, selvages really are things of beauty in their own right. Used in selvage projects from quilts to apparel, the simple graphics in all sorts of shapes and colors play together surprisingly well and lend an instant modern look to just about anything you make.
Why save selvages? For one thing, it’s basically free fabric! A tiny strip of free fabric, yes, but free fabric nonetheless – you were just going to toss it anyway, right? Sew the selvages together and see what happens! You’d be surprised how far those little strips will go...Read More