Embroidery Tips and Tricks

There isn’t one way to create with machine embroidery regardless if it’s for fun or profit. Sometimes the simplest tip make all the difference. Enjoy!

Floating or Hooping Your Next Machine Embroidery Project

Quick Tip: And embroidery project hooped and an embroidery project floated

Machine Embroidery Quick Tip: Floating or Hooping Your Project Watch the video or read the article below. It’s the same info presented differently! After all, it’s all about crafting with machine embroidery! https://youtu.be/AZV-CRkjt8g Floating vs Hooping? Know when to hoop a machine embroidery project and when to float it. Plus, different ways to float your …

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FSL hooping and stabilizers

Quick Tip Tuesday (QTT) Watch the video or read the article below. It’s the same info! After all, it’s all about crafting with machine embroidery! Create Beautiful FSL Projects Every Time. Today’s tip is learning about freestanding lace stabilizer and how to hoop your project even if your stabilizer isn’t perfectly flat. If you’ve never …

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5 Tips for Easier Machine Embroidery Hooping

Stop Fabric from moving in the Hoop

5 Tips that Stop Machine Embroidery Hooping Issues QTT or Quick Tip Tuesday comes out every Tuesday. Either watch video or read the article below. It’s the same info! After all, it’s all about crafting with machine embroidery! https://youtu.be/lzUI2DjMmxo 5 Quick Tips to Better Hooping Have you ever been embroidering and realize your design wasn’t …

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QTT: Getting the Glunk Off Your Embroidery Machine

Glunk off your embroidery machine

Simple Solution to Cleaning the Outside of your Embroidery Machine Quick Tip Tuesday (QTT) Watch the video or read the article below. It’s the same info! After all, it’s all about crafting with machine embroidery! https://youtu.be/WZZwzu66Ldg Hi I’m Jan Davis with craftingwithmachineembroidery.com. Today’s QTT – Quick Tip Tuesday, comes from the beauty of our machine. …

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QTT: Organizing Your Bobbins Without Spending a Dime

CME - QTT_ bobbin organization-2

3 Ways to Organize Your Bobbins for Easy Use Quick Tip Tuesday (QTT) Watch the video or read the article below. It’s the same info!After all, it’s all about crafting with machine embroidery! https://youtu.be/h6wlHLl8ZmQ Hi, I’m Jan Davis with Craftingwithmachineembroidery.com and today is QTT – quick tip Tuesday.  Today’s tip comes directly from… Can you guess …

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How to Safely Fly with Your Embroidery Machine

Flying with an embroidery machine

You love working on machine embroidery projects but sometimes you gotta get on a plane for business, pleasure, or family. Wouldn’t it be nice to just pack your machine, supplies, and go?  Knowing when you get to your destination you can continue to craft, relax, and enjoy. At first, you might think it’s impossible to …

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The Real Reason You’re Struggling with Your Machine Embroidery Projects

Struggling with machine embroidery projects

You find the cutest machine embroidery project online, in a magazine or a pattern book and you want to make it. But all you can think is “I can’t make that” or “it’s too complicated”. But it’s sooo cute. You skim through the pictures and instructions hoping to understand what the creator is talking about. …

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Putting Your hands in the Embroidery Area when it’s Embroidering

Hands in the embroidery area

You’re watching your embroidery machine perform its magic and notice… You need to put your hands in the embroidery sewing area. Maybe you’ve noticed a thread that needs snipping. Or a piece of appliqué which isn’t lying flat. Or part of the project is creeping into the hoop. You need to do something – now. …

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How to Quickly Organize Your Machine Embroidery Thread  – Never Hunt for Thread Again!

a messy heap of embroidery thread becomes organized thread in drawers

 From Thread Mess to Thread No Stress You’ve found the perfect machine embroidery design for your project. Now all you need are the perfect thread colors to make it a success. You rifle through your thread drawers, baskets, and containers. In your mind, you know you have all the colors you’re looking for but the right …

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