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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Finished another bag for sale. So many design decisions! Colors and patterns and words for the pocket. All take longer than the creation once all those decisions are made.