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R.J. Meyer II
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« on: May 21, 2012, 01:46:27 PM »

Looking for recommendations on where to find the flat thin leather edging that most use on zebra rugs. It is to be sewn on and is black.  I do not know what it it called to search for it.  I have tried binding, edging, border by with no results.  I have four rugs to do and am in need of this leather.  Thanks  
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Jerry Huffaker
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2012, 02:18:28 PM »

Black colored buckskin
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oldmantwo
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2012, 06:52:38 PM »

You can dye most colors black with leather dye with good results. Check with Tandy Leather Company. If you can't find a number, text me and I will give you a number. They will ship it out promptly for you. Hope this helps!
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gtout
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« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2012, 03:31:42 PM »

I buy black half skins from a Tandy distributor.  The last one was about $75.  I use a rotary cutter to cut strips. You could send your rugs to me and I will do them!
Gail Tout
T-Basix Rugmaking
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Major
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New Mexico.....Not much different than the old one

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« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2012, 10:43:22 PM »

Gail did two for me and they were absolutely perfect. I couldn't dream of doing something like that as well as Gail did for us. When it comes to rugs and stuff like that, send them out.
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R.J. Meyer II
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« Reply #5 on: May 26, 2012, 12:44:03 PM »

Major, her work is very nice. We have a large studio and an industrial sewing machine. Losts of money to be made doing your own bear rugs in house with the right equipment. Grab a pinking machine and a quality sewing machine all under $2800.00 and forget the shipping two ways, boxing and cost ro rugger and pocket the profits. 
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