The selvages must be sheared as narrowly as possible, since every inch of the carpet is valuable.
All the intact ends have the customary Peruvian selvages with heavy loomstring wefts.
The selvages are then sewn together, and the ends seamed and hemmed, as before directed.
The folded edges or selvages are placed together, the right side of the goods being in.
The girls who knot, or run silk threads through the selvages, paste on tinsel ribbon, and wrap are younger than the other workers.
The selvages are then sewed together, and the ends seamed and hemmed as before directed.
When chamber towels get thin in the middle, cut them in two, sew the selvages together, and hem the sides.