A. You had it right. It goes flush against the wrong side and then you pull the ends out from under the binding and lap (and trim if necessary) the Velcro. Be sure to put the hook up on one side and the loop on the other. Go to the September 27 blog for an easier way to attach the mug bucket. http://www.bucketsgonewild.blogspot.com/2012/09/buttons-and-bows.html#links.