How To Cut Burlap So That it Won’t Unravel. Here is the trick to cutting burlap with scissors. Choose a thread line that you want to be your edge. Pull on that thread until you have pulled it all the way out, and you have a long strip where the thread once was. You may need to use your scissors a few times to get the thread out all the way.
WASHED BURLAP TUTORIAL ...I didn't use bleach when I washed mine...that's why this image of burlap is almost a cream colour and my burlap stayed a more beige colour and had more body to it.