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  • Cap Embroidery Made Easy

    Understanding intricacies such as construction, hooping basics, sewing field limitations and backing choices can minimize the challenges of sewing on caps.

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  • First Aid for Embroidery Mistakes

    Mistakes happen to the best of us — and they happen to some of us more than others. We often get so upset when they occur, however, that we don’t immediately think about the best way to recover from them. But just like in first aid, if you follow basic procedures upon the problem’s discovery, the likelihood for a full recovery is increased.

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  • Appliqué the Easy Way

    Are you looking for ways to save stitches but still produce top-notch embroidery with a good profit margin? Then appliqué may be the answer to your challenge.  

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Process / Production

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Design + Digitizing

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  • Everything You Should Know About Nodes

    A node is a designer’s best friend in many programs. Many embroidery software programs also use nodes to create and define aspects of a shape.
     

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  • Short Stitches and Controlling Cornering

    The interaction between needle, thread and garment can seem like a cruel joke to novice embroiderers. The image that is viewed on the screen is almost never the same as what is sewn on the embroidery machine.

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  • Use CorelDRAW Tools to Sharpen Vector Art Skills

    In today’s hectic world of business, versatility is a life raft to which you can cling in rough waters. At the center of our versatility is the ability to use CorelDRAW. Here are five basic drawing tools that, when mastered, will provide 80% of what you need to know when using CorelDRAW for apparel decoration.

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