What is a Quilt Sleeve?
A quilt sleeve allows a quilt to hang evenly. It helps to prevent stretching that occurs when the quilt is hung from a wall when using a type of fastener. A DIY quilt sleeve can be permanent or temporary and it can be sewn on after or at the same time you apply binding.
How to Make a DIY Quilt Sleeve
Road Staff came up with their version of a quilt sleeve that is easy to make:
Hanging Your Quilt
Once the quilt sleeve has been attached to the quilt, slide either a wooden dowel or slender piece of wood that is 1″ longer than the finished sleeve into the sleeve and hang as desired.