Making Embroidery Patches: What to Know

Making Embroidery Patches: What to Know

Did you know that patches were invented thousands of years ago so that military personnel could identify each other and the enemy? Nowadays, patches have become a fashion statement. They can also double as a unique marketing strategy. Whatever you use patches for, there’s no question that they can attract people’s eyes and generate plenty of compliments. […]

What To Know About Pixel Art Stitch Designs

There’s something special about pixel art. It brings you back to the era of retro arcade games, and we’ve seen a recent push for it in design trends. Here, we discuss pixel art stitch designs and what you’ll probably want to know about them. Why Make Pixel Art Embroidery? Pixel art is a fabulous new […]

How to Reduce and Prevent Machine Embroidery Puckering

How to Reduce and Prevent Machine Embroidery Puckering

Problems like puckering can happen when you use embroidery equipment. Puckering is the gathering or bunching of fabric around embroidery stitches when you move the material during embroidery. This allows the formation of folds on the fabric, giving the finished material a bumpy look. Unfortunately, you will sometimes encounter puckering when you work with an […]

FAQs About Embroidery Stabilizer

FAQs About Embroidery Stabilizer

Beautiful embroidery requires more than skillful technique and high-quality fabrics. Below is everything you need to know about embroidery stabilizers and how they can help you improve your next embroidery project.  Q: What Is an Embroidery Stabilizer? An embroidery stabilizer is a piece of paper-like material designed to reinforce embroidery. You place it in your […]

Machine Embroidery Gift Ideas

Machine Embroidery Gift Ideas

Machine embroidered items can be both attractive and practical. Our gallery features many examples of embroidery designs we digitized – take a look to find inspiration for the types of projects you can do. Whether you embroider your design using your machine or have it done for you, personalized embroidered gifts express your love and […]

Stitch Types in Machine Embroidery and Digitizing

Stitch Types in Machine Embroidery and Digitizing

Embroidery is the technique of creating creative and elegant motifs on fabric using many threads applied by an embroidery machine. Numerous jump stitches, underlay threads, satin stitches, fill and outer edge stitches must be employed in the embroidered designs in a pre-planned order. Before beginning any embroidered task, it is necessary to be aware of […]

Important Terms You Need To Know About Machine Embroidery

Important Terms You Need To Know About Machine Embroidery

Machine embroidery is a fun craft that is loved by many. However, if you are new to embroidering or are making the shift from hand to machine embroidering, there are some terms you will need to understand. These terms will help you understand what it takes to create perfect embroidery and even choose an appropriate […]

Embroidering On Fleece, Fur, And Terrycloth

Embroidering On Fleece, Fur, And Terrycloth

Embroidered textiles are beautiful gifts that can add personality to any item. They are often sewn onto a natural fiber such as wool or cotton and take advantage of other fabrics’ warmth and surface area. Embroidering on fleece, fur, and terrycloth is similar to embroidering on knit and weave fabrics. It can be done by […]

Popular Embroidery Digitizing Trends To Expect In 2022

Popular Embroidery Digitizing Trends To Expect In 2022

Embroidery digitizing is a trend that has remained consistent in the fashion and textile industries for the past few years. Many innovative developments in these spaces are the reasons why fashion or textile customers and suppliers should expect to see more elegant and detailed embroidery designs blooming this year. What will be the impact of […]

Top 5 Must-Have Best Machine Embroidery Tools

Top 5 Must-Have Best Machine Embroidery Tools

The success of your embroidery project will depend on the tools you use. Whether you are doing a personal project or working with a large enterprise, choosing the right tools to accomplish your project is important. While there are many embroideries supplies in the market today, the following five embroidery tools are a must-have for […]