Here is a good guide for guessing how much thread to use for your project - especally for Free Standing Lace ........ more inside
Here is a great tip for metallic thread - watch this great video.
Stabilizer chart requested by Martine:
After some questions about stabilizer, I decided to pull out this stabilizer guide and run it again for those who haven't seen it before. It has saved me lots of grief over the years.
We have some wonderful, promising, new digitisers here at Cute and I'm hoping they won't mind me sharing some digitising advice to help improve their skills & PLEASE, this is not criticism, nor is
Here is a quick and easy project to make for a gift.
A sad happening: Yesterday I lost 4 folders of embroidery designs I've been collecting for a year!!! Holiday, Food, Flower and FSL folders, yes I wrote FSL :(((
I just came across a post about an ingenious way to store bobbins, I'll add the link and picture below.....
just been experimenting. Want to save money on printable fabric read on.
I just received a notice that Emblibrary will publish my Tip of the Day. http://www.emblibrary.com/el/elpr...
EMBIRD users- A lovely lady from my other group has sent me her notes (tips) on using Embird & has approved my sharing them with you. I have found with Embird that there are so many different ways
Very good idea!
How to patchwork with your embroidery machine, stitch and flip in the hoop. And the opportunity of embellishing as you go- just brilliant.
For you seamstresses: a project which you can add your embroidery.
Hoop hats with your regular embroidery hoops tutorial
Rick and I just got back from a morning of therapy - it is noon and I opened my email to a great surprise - Emblibrary has publish a TIP that I submitted - you can find it here: