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TRIMMING TIPS
" If cost is an issue for the fabricator, we'll recommend something that's
a woven acrylic braid or centerfold binding. But the more expensive
bindings are folded [two-edge turned], have a little more body, give
a more expensive look and give the edge a stronger feel. "
-Rick Hirsch, Manart-Hirsch Co.
" Maximizing time for our fabricators is key. We offer a wide variety of colors
in welt or piping to help our customers save time and be more efficient
on the job when manufacturing their own welt or piping might not be an
option. " -Steve Daegling, Trivantage

no piping, and a single topstitch in an
accent color.
" Remember, too, that products change
as well. Just because we have used a
particular fabric, trimming or thread for
years doesn't mean that we should not
always be seeking out new products that
may be a better choice. Being flexible
and remembering that styles change
will keep you on the cutting edge and
in demand. "
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" The companies that have increased their 'in-the-field' sales staff are

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reaping rewards. Online forums are another excellent source for
finding products. "
-Russ Griffin, Northcoast Marine Specialties LLC
" We always make our own hidem and welt. It allows for proper color match or

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contrast, and using the same fabric weight helps avoid possible seam puckers. "

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-Kathryn Maisto, MFC, Fairwinds Canvas LLC

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