You can use the stitch witchery all around the sides if you want a hemmed look throughout your panel. I chose to have a deep pocket top hem, the edges frayed on the sides and a small hem on the bottom.
It’s a matter of preference so go with what you like!
Here is a picture of the family room during Christmas.
In about 45 minutes, I made 10 panels for this room.
If you are looking for a lighter colored burlap panel, be sure to check out our no sew “white” burlap curtain project embellished with twisted sisal polka dots.
We have burlap curtains hanging in two rooms now in our house. It’s such an easy and inexpensive way to add drapery that looks great.