Ghost in the Embroidery Machine

Three ‘Trivial’ Details that made the Difference in my Embroidery

To embroider; it can simultaneously stand for puffing up and altering the truth of one’s…

Floating On
Floating out of the Hoop: Securing Garments for Stable Embroidery

In spending time with friendly home embroidery enthusiasts, I see differences in practice from my commercial…

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Confessions from Commercial Embroidery

I am often surprised on first contact with many craft and home embroiderers by the…

Lotus and Aum Tee Design Detail
Preventing Puckering in your Machine Embroidery

“How Do I Keep The Fabric From Puckering?” This question is singularly the most asked…

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Specialty Threads for Machine Embroidery: Types, Tips, and Tricks

Thread is at the heart of all we create as embroiderers, so it’s no surprise…