Slipcover Welt Cord: Self-Fabric or Contrast?

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Choosing the color and fabric for your welt cord is a personal choice. Go with self-fabric for a classic look or get creative with a contrast color, texture and/or pattern. I like using the same or similar weight fabric as my slipcover fabric for making the welt cord bias strips. For the cord, I get good results with this washable 5/32 cellulose quality.