There’s an old saying in sewing circles, “ready-to-wear usually isn’t!” Too long, too short, too tight, too loose, or simply too boring! From that entire list, banishing boring is my favorite fix for ready to wear, and my Brother embroidery machine makes it easy and fun! Many Brother machine models shine brightly with embroidery capability. […]
More tips for Premier+2™ We are celebrating 25 years of HUSQVARNA VIKING® embroidery by coming back to some of the original designs. This month we will show you 3 ways to transform a design from our first embroidery card in the PREMIER+™ 2 embroidery software. Click to download full project files.
What is embroidery stabilizer? Also known as embroidery backing it does just exactly what the name implies: stabilizes the fabric. Think of embroidery as constructing a building-you must have the proper foundation in order to construct successfully. Stabilizer is your foundation. Generally stabilizer is placed underneath the fabric to be embroidered and hooped together with […]
Now that the holidays are over, most of have some free time to work on our sewing projects. In order to help you create the quality projects that you want, Lanas has some tips on how to troubleshoot problems with your sewing machine. Over the next week, we will be updating the BLOG with his […]
Make this bucket wrap to make gardening a whole lot easier this spring! Multiple pockets around the outside can hold tools, seeds, gloves – whatever you want! For a nonembroidered option, use a cute print. This would also make a great tool kit for your household. Sewing Supplies: HUSQVARNA VIKING® DESIGNER EPIC™ sewing and embroidery […]
Unique colorful bracelets are a perfect gift for the Holidays. Create them quickly with thin yarn, the PFAFF® 7/9 Hole Cord Foot with IDT™ System and your favorite decorative stitches. What you need: PFAFF® sewing machine PFAFF® 7/9 Hole Cord Foot for IDT™ System (item no 820608096) INSPIRA® Dissolve-A-Way Max Stabilizer (item no 620113796) (or other heavy water […]
Looking for a fun and festive way to present your gifts this year? You will love making these quick and easy gift bags from Kimberbell. These In-The-Hoop bags are ingenious! The entire bag is completely lined with no raw seams exposed, and is done in just one hooping. Even the ribbon casing is done in […]