The Sewing Machine Embroiderer S Bible

Author: Elizabeth Keegan
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250048257
Size: 66.70 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Describes how to get the maximum benefit from one's sewing machine's embroidery functions, explaining how to copy designs off the internet, stabilize fabric and determine which threads and needles to use for optimal results. Original.

Encyclopedia Of Sewing Machine Techniques

Author: Nancy Bednar
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781402742934
Size: 56.62 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1845
Demonstrates over seventy sewing machine techniques, including appliquâe, embroidery, hemstitching, monogramming, quilting, tucks, bias binding, buttonholes, and zippers.

More Embroidery Machine Essentials

Author: Twigg Jeanine
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780873494397
Size: 75.41 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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With embroidery machines capturing the sewing industry's creative imagination, sewers are seeking new embroidery methods and techniques to take them to the next level. This new reference presents the next step in the creative embroidery process-using embroidery software to customize, edit, and create decorative designs.

Encyclopedia Of Machine Embroidery

Author: Val Holmes
Publisher: Anova Books
ISBN: 9781906388188
Size: 63.59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6278
An invaluable reference guide to the latest machine embroidery techniques, materials and equipment, all in handy A-Z format. Entries include correct tension settings, digitized motifs, enlarging patterns, fabric sculpture, gold thread, hand embroidery machines, interlaced machine stitches, lace techniques, multi-head machines, overlockers reverse stitching, smocking, understitching, whitework and many more. Embracing both free motion and computerised embroidery, this book contains all you need to know to make the most of your machine.

Machine Embroidery On Difficult Materials

Author: Deborah Jones
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780896896543
Size: 17.82 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Embroider leathers, silks, synthetics and chiffons successfully every time! When you love to machine embroider, you can't wait to add your special touch to clothing, accessories and decorative items. For many fabrics, your tried-and-true methods work fine. But what about those other fabrics? You know, the ones that pucker and run...buckle and stretch...break your thread...or bury your embroidery in mounds of plush pile? With the expert advice in Machine Embroidery on Difficult Materials, you can embroider even the most challenging materials with consistently beautiful results. Deborah Jones has embroidered it all, from slippery synthetic sheers to the thickest velvet. In this authoritative reference, she unlocks the secrets to embroidering on 18 of the most tempting yet challenging materials: Unstable fabrics: Lightweight knits, stretch knits, bulky knits, gauze Densely woven fabrics: Lightweight nylon, coarse nylon, polyester satin and acetate, silk charmeuse Pile and napped fabrics: Velvet, terry, fleece, faux fur Sheers: Natural-fiber and synthetic "Unfabrics": Vinyl, faux suede, leather This complete reference puts everything you need at your fingertips: Which needles, stabilizers, marking and hooping methods work best for each fabric Clear, empowering explanations, so you'll know why these challenging fabrics behave (and misbehave) the way they do 18 beautiful projects (how many embroidery designs and how many projects) Bonus CD-ROM with more than 20 fabric-specific project designs in 12 file formats

Artful Machine Embroidery

Author: Bobbi Bullard
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 160705583X
Size: 43.80 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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With this guidebook of embroidery designs from award-winning artist, Bobbi Bullard, you’ll learn how to make the most of your machine embroidery to create wearable art that you can really wear. Get professional-looking results on any home embroidery machine by working with basic design principles. Includes a complete supply guide to ensure your work is successful. Whether you’re embellishing hand-sewn or store-bought clothing, you’ll learn how to add sophisticated designer style that is uniquely you. With your new one-of-a-kind outfits, you’ll look and feel more beautiful!

Machine Embroidery Wild Wacky

Author: Linda Griepentrog
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780896892774
Size: 26.28 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Think Outside the Hoop &break;&break;Looking for new ways to get the most from your embroidery machine? Look no further! Machine Embroider Wild & Wacky shows you how to add a little creativity an ingenuity to your next project by "thinking outside the hoop," stitching on any and every surface you can imagine. &break;&break;You'll find: &break;&break;More than 20 projects for wood, metal, paper, canvas and plastic surfaces &break;Free CD-ROM with 20 plus exclusive designs &break;Step-by-step instructions for embossing, painting and using multiple needles, as well as adding other media such as feathers, yarn and photo transfers &break;&break;Your friends and family will be truly amazed by your Machine Embroider Wild & Wacky creations, wondering how you fit that wood box into your hook!

Creative Machine Embroidery

Author: Linda Miller
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781408103982
Size: 49.72 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Filled with exciting projects, this book is a how-to guide for textile artists looking to learn all the methods and techniques they need to begin "painting with threads" using their own home sewing machine. This is destined to become a classic handbook, with chapters covering all the basics, including tools and materials; methods and techniques; using your sewing machine; experimenting with threads, fabrics, and colors; and creating your own designs and presenting your work. It will inspire enthusiastic beginners with limited textiles skills, as well as engage more experienced textile artists who wish to understand and adopt new techniques. The book is like taking a series of technique-based master classes, with step-by-step photographs to illustrate each stage of the process.

The Sewing Machine Accessory Bible

Author: Wendy Gardiner
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312676581
Size: 28.33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 4819
Explains which sewing-machine accessories to use when , with the aim of saving time, creating beautiful embellishments, working with difficult-to-handle fabrics and much more. Original.

The Complete Machine Embroidery Manual

Author: Elizabeth Keegan
ISBN: 9781782210993
Size: 28.90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 4222
This title provides everything sewing machine users need to know, from the types and formats of embroidery design available, how to get them off the internet and into their machine, how to stabilise fabric, which threads and needles to use, and how to use these designs creatively for beautiful results.