I've had a run on banding lately.
Decorative woven banding is by far the simplest to fabricate. More often than not, I use Dofix Bortenfix to fuse this type of trim to the fabric. I love the combination of patterns and colors on these shades:
Katherine Stern Design, we used two different banding styles in two different rooms.
In the dining room, a double contrast fabric band with mitered corners- oh my! This was not easy. Yes, the banding is two different fabrics. More on this project another day.
this post last week about this twill tape banding- well, actually binding: