Birdnests are not only annoying, they reduce productivity and can potentially ruin the entire project.
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How to Machine Embroider on Ribbon with Metallic Thread
Embroidering on ribbon presents a few problems: ribbon cannot be securely hooped between the rings of the hoop, accurate design placement is difficult, and the tight weave is not conducive to the additional thread applied by embroidery. With a little know-how, you can easily surmount these problems. Watch this video on how to do it! […]
Ahh, metallics! So pretty to look at and so pretty frustrating to sew.
Blog, Machine Embroidery Basics, Thread
Thread Primer: An Introduction to Selecting Embroidery Thread
The purpose of this article is not to cover the entire science of how thread is manufactured along with the details
Your thread tensions may be balanced but they may not be optimal. Overly tight tensions can cause puckers and registration problems.
This is one gadget that is on my must-have list of top embroidery machine accessories.
Thread breaks are annoying at best and can happen for a variety of reasons.
There are a number of causes for puckering and often a combination of reasons that contribute to that unsightly effect in a particular sample.