According to "Womenfolk.com" selvage quilts are now all the rage! We already knew that, right? But of course, we are on the cutting edge. (I never tire of dumb puns; I hope the same is true for you.) You can read Chris Dahl's article at: http://www.womenfolk.com/frugal_quilting/selvage_quilts.htm.
Also see Chris' selvage classes offered on http://www.quiltingweekly.com/.