Author Archives: Beth

9 Tips for Machine Embroidery on Knits

Have you ever tried to embroider on a knit and wound up with a bumpy, distorted effect? Knit fabrics have some unique properties that present different problems for machine embroidery than woven fabrics. The primary issue is that knits stretch, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Giveaway Winner

Happy Monday! We hope you had a wonderful weekend filled with fun and of course, embroidery! It was fun reading your responses to the question from last week’s Wednesday giveaway for the adorable Everything Baby quilt pattern and design collection … Continue reading

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Wednesday Giveaway: Win a cute quilt pattern & design collection from Lunchbox Quilts!

One of my favorite occasions to sew and embroider for is to welcome a new baby. Lately, I’ve had lots of opportunities! My best friend Erin just had baby Charlie in December, and now my sister Wendy will be having … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways Day 7: Free Merry Christmoose door hanger design from Seams Sew Special!

Happy Friday! Check out the Sew News blog to find out how to get this adorable “Merry Christmoose” design for FREE from Seams Sew Special!

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Thursday Giveaway! Win embroidery scissors & metallic thread!

Happy Thursday! Today we have a fun prize package to help you get started on all of your holiday embroidery projects. We’re giving away a very handy pair of double-curved embroidery scissors from Havel’s Sewing as well as two spools … Continue reading

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Wednesday Giveway Winner!

Thanks to everyone for entering our giveaway for a fantastic Sulky grab bag! We asked how many embroidery UFOs you currently have and randomly drew from all the commenters. The lucky winner is Jeanne, who said “Three partially finished and … Continue reading

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Wednesday Giveaway: Win a Sulky Thread & Stabilizer Grab Bag!

Happy Wednesday! For today’s giveaway, we have a fantastic assortment of Sulky stabilizer and thread that you can WIN! The grab bag includes Sulky Tear-Easy lightweight tear-away stabilizer, Ultra-Solvy water soluble stabilizer and Soft ‘ Sheer Extra fusible cut-away stabilizer, … Continue reading

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