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Have an INCREDIBLES Father’s Day

I can’t wait to see the new Disney Incredibles 2 flick this weekend! I’m taking the whole family on Father’s Day, and the kids are really excited to surprise their dad with a special movie date.

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Make Fireworks POP with Trapunto

Have you started using trapunto in your machine embroidery projects? We have a great feature in the latest Creative Machine Embroidery magazine. Here are a few tips and tricks to combine machine embroidery with trapunto techniques to create striking projects.

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How To Place Machine Embroidery Designs

How to Achieve Perfect Placement for Machine Embroidery Designs by Kay Hickman Properly placed embroidery designs add a professional touch to any project. Learn to use paper templates and embroidery software to achieve perfect placement. Template Tips Paper templates are … Continue reading

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Earth Day Tote Bag Project

Celebrate Earth day by using sustainable fabric to create a reusable tote bag perfect for everyday use or trips to the farmer’s market. Embroider the tote with a lovely leaf-and-vine design, either by hand or machine.

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Flattering Embroidery Placement for Garments

We’ve all either seen it or committed the act ourselves. After careful sewing we some how have ended up placing large butterflies right on our butt.  Or, those fun abstract red circles now look more like two glaring eyes on … Continue reading

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November/December 2016 Issue Preview

Have you seen the November/December issue of Creative Machine Embroidery yet? I have my copy sitting next to me, and I have to tell you — I am so excited about this issue!   This is the last issue of … Continue reading

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Tapestry Tattoo Elementz GIVEAWAY!

Enter to win a set of the Tapestry Tattoos by Urban Elementz (designs shown below). Add some fun and pizazz to your embroidery machine. Unlike real tattoos, you can remove them with ease whenever you wish. There are 8 cut designs … Continue reading

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Disney’s Finding Dory Movie Excitement and Quilt Project

Have you seen Disney•Pixar Finding Dory yet? Did you love it? We’re all super psyched over here at CME, so we’re celebrating with a fun and easy machine-embroidery-enhanced quilt project. Cute, don’t you think? The central panel is a print showing Dory, … Continue reading

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Everyday is a Reason to Celebrate!

Have you ever heard the quote by Hester Browne, “Always keep a bottle of champagne in the fridge for special occasions. Sometimes the special occasion is that you’ve got a bottle of champagne in the fridge.”? I took this quote … Continue reading

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The New Look of CME!

What do you think of the new CME logo? We’re shooting for fresh and modern, and it’s not only the logo that’s getting a face lift. Layouts, fonts and photography will all be revamped in the May/June issue for your … Continue reading

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