Machine Embroidery

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Don’t Let Puckering Destroy Your Machine Embroidery Project!

Puckering is the nemesis of machine embroiderers far and wide.

The opposite of fabric stretching and warping that can happen doing embroidery on a machine like the Janome MB-7, puckering causes the fabric to draw in around the stitches and create a bumpy, crimped effect that is equally unattractive.

As [...]

January 17th, 2020|Machine Embroidery|

Don’t Overlook The Value of Underlay Embroidery Stitches!

There are a few tricks to getting your machine embroidery designs to come out perfectly, one of those being underlay stitching.

Used to form a secure foundation between the fabric and the stabilizer material, underlay stitching can make the difference between your design looking just right or it being puckered [...]

December 23rd, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

Embroidery Fonts – Exploring The Various Types!

One of the amazing options you have when designing machine embroidery patterns that include lettering of some sort is the wide variety of font style choices to be found.

As challenging as picking the right font style for your design may seem, it’s not the only font decision you’ll need [...]

December 16th, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

Discover New Machine Embroidery Creativity Ideas!

Machine embroidery is a creative way to use thread to make beautiful works of stitched art on a whole list of fabric items like clothing, home decor, and personal accessories.

As wonderful as standard embroidery-stitched designs can look, they are certainly not the only type of designs you can create [...]

December 9th, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

Create Stunning Machine Embroidery With These Tips!

Embroidery is perhaps the most creative thing you can do with a needle and thread, whether you’re doing it by hand or using a fast and versatile embroidery machine designed specifically for making beautiful thread art on fabric.

Machines like the SWF MAS 12-Needle Embroidery Machine make stitching complex, detailed [...]

December 2nd, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

Single vs Multi-Needle Embroidery – What Is Right For Me?

When shopping for a great machine to do machine embroidery, one important question you’ll need to answer is whether you want a single-needle machine or a multi-needle machine.

Obviously, one of these machines stitches using only one needle, while the other uses more than one, but do you know the significance?


November 27th, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

A Comprehensive Look at Machine Embroidery For Beginners!

So you’ve seen all the great designs you can make and want to try embroidering with a fun Janome embroidery machine.

If you’re wondering what to do next, consider this a quick primer in machine embroidery to hopefully get you going in the right direction.

Once you figure it out [...]

November 18th, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

Help – How Do I Pick A Good Embroidery Design?

Machine embroidery can be a fun and artistic way to use thread to embellish your clothing and items when the design is well-planned and properly executed on your embroidery machine.

When that doesn’t happen, it can be a costly disappointment in terms of ruined fabric, wasted thread, and consumed time.

If [...]

November 13th, 2019|Machine Embroidery|

How To Select The Right Commercial Embroidery Machine!

Machine embroidery is a lot of fun and with the right commercial embroidery machine, it can also be a profitable business.

How do you know which machine to buy, though?

If you’re thinking of starting an embroidery business, consider these points when researching commercial models like the SWF MAS-12 embroidery [...]