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by muflotex ( edited 23 Jun 2014 ) 23 Jun 2014

2014 06 23 cutaway stabilizer trick

I tried a new stabilizer cutaway on my last project and cut away while the design still was in the hoop - whoopie it was so much easier to do. Will have to remember that next time working with cutaway

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by jrob Moderator 23 Jun 2014

It's also easier to remove water soluble topping while still hooped.

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muflotex by muflotex 24 Jun 2014

right, did not think that far, thank you to all and *

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by basketkase 23 Jun 2014

I too cut the jumps while in the hoop, but never thought to do the cutaway that way......thanks for a useful tip!

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by clawton 23 Jun 2014

I find it easier also to clip the thread tails while still in the hoop.

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by dragonflyer 23 Jun 2014

ohhhh...but I bet you need to be careful not to cut the fabric...especially when you are starting....

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by airyfairy 23 Jun 2014

I never use cutaway but I always take the stitch and tear off while the design is still in the hoop - keeps the whole thing firm.

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