hats

This 3D Foam Embroidery design made for a commercial client some years ago stitched well with thick commercial foam directly on a Brother PE-770 home machine with no alteration.
Simple Answers on 3D Foam Machine Embroidery

As a commercial machine embroidery digitizer, the use of 3D foam has been a subject…

Finding Fabulous Fall Hats!

There are fabulous hat-makers on Etsy. But how many people notice? This month marks exactly…

wood hat blocks
Why Does That Thing Cost So Much?

It’s tax time, which means a lot of us are thinking about numbers and budgets…

Kristin Silverman - Milliner Extraordinaire
Millinery Operations – Kristin Silverman

Name: Kristin Silverman Location: Colchester, Vermont Specialisation: Millinery, aka hat-making. (Some of my designs feature beadwork and/or freehand…

The Milliners vs. Etsy

Two months ago, I wrote a piece about “The Category Problem” on Etsy. I felt…