Cutting gift ideas for sewers and crafters are certain to please. I was trying to update my Christmas wish list and realized that the items I was longing for might be just the things other creative folk were hoping to find under the tree. It can be tricky buying gifts for sewers and crafters. Our … Continue reading 6 Cutting Gift Ideas for Your Sewer or Crafter
I undertook a quick project to dress up some car seat covers. This easy machine embroidered monogram was fun and makes these inexpensive seat covers look very customized. This summer had been a rollercoaster. I still have not sold my house. 2 flakey buyers. The last couple of weeks there have been showings every day … Continue reading Fun, Easy Machine Embroidered Monogram for Your Car
Cut Away Stabilizers for Machine Embroidery on Hand Knits * This post contains affiliate links* In my previous post on Machine Embroidery on Sweater Knits, I didn't discuss the stabilizer I used on the back of the sweater. As far as I knew it was the right one for the job. I used Superpunch 3.0 Cutaway. ( Cut … Continue reading 8 New Machine Embroidered Sweaters for the Kids
The Last Sweater.. continued from my previous machine embroidered sweater post I am on the last handmade sweater. I chose an Urban Threads (www.urbanthreads.com) machine embroidery design from their Painterly collection. It is a loosely stitched design which will be pretty on the knitted sweater. Machine Embroidered Sweaters in Progress I have trimmed the stabilizer on the back … Continue reading More machine embroidery on handmade sweaters. Adding a special touch to make it unique.
Handmade Sweaters by Expert Machine Knitters My mother is a knitter. For years she was a hand knitter but graduated or switched to machine knitting. Unlike hand knitting this is not a transportable hobby but turns ot some beautiful items. My personal favorites are the baby blankets where she has the machine stiches spell out … Continue reading Handmade Sweaters with Machine Embroidery for Donation