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Old 10-12-2007, 03:47 PM
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Here's some more pictures of the binding process. Notice that I did not make the relief cuts in corners of the binding until after it was sewn onto the mat. When you sew around a round corner like these, give the binding a slight amount of slack so the corners don't curl up.
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