Originally Posted by GrizzlyAdams
Something you could do as protection against the fabric pulling completely through the whipping would be to do a "fat hem" at the end of the fabric, maybe a triple roll hem. This would serve as a jam if things start slipping.
Good thought. But I was sewing the end hems while you were responding
. I did, however, make sure the hems were wide enough that I could thread a length of 3 mm accessory cord through the hem to achieve the same goal, though that could be a bit too