What Does Embroidery Stabilizer Do?

Years ago when I first started embroidering, if you would have asked me what stabilizer was, I would have said it’s something used for sewing…

How Difficult Is Embroidery

Are you thinking of learning how to embroider but you’re a bit worried about how much time you’ll have to put into it or how…

Pilot Frixion Ball Erasable Gel Pen Review

I’ve been embroidering for over ten years, and I tend to stick to the method I know works well for me for transferring embroidery designs…

Is Muslin Fabric Good For Embroidery?

A super common question beginners ask is about specific types of fabric and if they are ideal to use for embroidery. Disclaimer: This post has…

How to Keep Embroidery From Puckering

Why does my embroidery pucker? A common problem that you may have come across when you’re stitching is that the fabric starts to pucker. So…

Can You Wash Embroidery? Embroidered Clothing Care

Can You Wash Hand Embroidered Clothes? Over the years, I’ve gotten this question a lot. Occasionally, I’ll embroider a piece of clothing or stitch a…

How Many Strands of Embroidery Floss To Use

The most commonly used embroidery floss is 6-strand cotton floss. This floss is great for surface embroidery and cross stitch because of it’s divisible strands…