Category Archives: Embroidery Techniques

How to Stitch Victorian Crazy Piecing In-the-Hoop

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Simulate the look of hand pieced and embellished Victorian crazy patch with your embroidery machine! See how to stitch foundation piecing in the hoop, add decorative stitches reminiscent of hand embroidery to create blocks and applique in a fraction of the time as more traditional methods. Related Articles How to Embroider Victorian Crazy Patch In-the-Hoop […]

Understanding Jumps, Trims, & Connections in Embroidery Designs

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In this video: What is a jump & why they’re there What you can do about them The difference between stitch elements and object elements How closest point capabilities can reduce long jumps and possibly trims thus speeding production and improving results Brief comparison of Embrilliance Essentials with Wilcom Hatch for fonts Related Articles About […]

Professional Pointers for Pucker Prevention – 2 Part Class

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Puckered and rippled machine embroidery can be caused by a number of things. Learn what they are and how to prevent them. These classes were originally presented during the 2017 Virtual Sewing, Quilting, and Embroidery Expo and are fundamental principles for ALL embroiderers. Part 1: Hooping Properly Any good embroidery result starts with hooping – […]

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