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Pillow case crocheted edging - This one starts after the blanket stitch is already done so, if you can't figure that out, you'll have to find a tutorial (there are some on youtube). This technique could, certainly, be used on other items, purchased clothes, cut offs, jeans, capris, curtains, towels...pretty much anything.
Free Beaded Crochet Edging - Crochet Me Blog - More in the book "The Beaded Edge". Generations of women in diverse cultures have used crochet edgings to communicate emotions or decorate their clothing and accessories. In Turkey these decorative edgings are called "oya" and are used to decorate beautiful scarves which are often worn for traditional or religious occasions.