Category: Stabilizer information

We use stabilizers for sewing and embroidery. There are so many different kinds. We will try to make sense of where to use them and why.

Embroidery design perfect placement

The secret to perfect embroidery design placement is all in the planning. Sticky paper and templates are the key. Remember to center your design in your software before you “save it as”.  Print off a template and tape it to your garment to set the stage. Stand back and look at the effect before you […]

Multi-hoop using the Singer Futura

Here are some hints when using the Futura multi-hoop technique. Recently I was practicing multi-hooping for an upcoming class and would like to pass along some hints I discovered while doing multi-hooping.  Multi-hooping is used with designs that are bigger then the large hoop which is about 6″ X 10″.  The total hooping area of […]

Poly Pro stabilizer for moisture wicking Knits

Moisture-management fabrics are lightweight knits that are designed to wick moisture away from the body – and to challenge embroiderers. A kit has been designed and contains 50 pieces of each of two types of stabilizers used successfully by many embroiderers to prevent puckering, drifting outlines and other challenges associated with this fabric type. – […]

New sewing notions and products at Jenny’s Sewing Studio

I am always on the outlook for new and useful products. Here are a few new products I have added to the web site cart. Blue Fig has introduced a new designer series of sewing machine luggage. Check out these lovely color combinations in contemporary Purple, Yellow and Grey. The combo includes a trolley, a […]

Embroidery on Ribbon and Webbing

I am sure you have thought about placing lettering and embroidery designs on straps, ribbon, and webbing. I will show you how to do this embroidery technique using tools in the Futura embroidery!  I have used auto punch  and editing and lettering options and show this in a brand new video. Take a look! A […]

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