Then there was the issue of how to deal with the fringe. For the lack of anything better, I tied knots in groups of 3 yarn ends. I did it somewhat evenly but wasn't all that thrilled with the loose yarn ends.
fringe twister and promptly put it away unused.
For some reason, today, I did a search on YouTube for making fringe and found this very helpful video.
Inspired, I got to work undoing all the knots I had previously tied and started twisting 6 ends in 3 groups of two.
And before the Boston College/FSU game was over, I had the fringe done!