Tips & Hints

Learn useful tips & Hints. How to use the different specialty embroidery techniques and more...

Embroidered Hangers

The towel hangers embroidered on water soluble stabilizer are fun and creative details, Why not try the technique on other projects too, like closure on bags and garments!


There are several types of threads on the market. Read the short list of thread types that you will come across when sewing. 


Read more about the different type of stabilizers available. Here is an overview of the most common types.

Embroidering with the Specialty Bobbin Case

The Specialty Bobbin Case is a fun technique when you use a slightly heavier thread in the bobbin.

Embroidering 360x350mm

Read more about our largest embroidery area and how to get the best result when using the 360x350 hoop

Embroidering with Metallic Threads

Metallic or other delicate threads are easy to embroider and sew with Tread Portioning. Read more here.

Mending is Caring!

Instead of trying to mend invisibly. Add an embroidery and make a statement!

Chenille Pot Holder in Denim

Create pot holders with chenille effect out of old denim.


Read more about the different needle types available for your sewing and embroidery machine.

Stay Connected

Use mySewnet™ Project Creator to share sewing instructions that you can follow with step-by-step instructions in your mySewnet™ enabled machine or in the apps.

Yarn Couching Embroidery

Yarn Couching is a wonderful way of adding 3D elements to your embroideries and can be embroidered in different ways and styles.

Metal Hoops

Hooping ready-to-wear garments is difficult or impossible due to seams, narrow areas or buttons/rivets. When using a Metal Hoop hooping won't be a problem!

Thread Velvet™ Embroidery

Several layers of thread creates a soft and smooth velvet effects in your embroideries. Thread Velvet™ embroideries have multiple blocks of satin stitches placed on top of each other to create a 3D effect.

Ribbon Embroidery Technique

Ribbon embroidery is an industry first in the home sewing area. The Ribbon Embroidery Attachment embroiders ribbon in place and creates beautiful 3D embellishments.

Felting Technique

Just about any fabric can be felted with the Felting Embroidery Set, however, some fabrics tend to give a more favorable result when embellished or laundered. The recommended fabrics are those that are made from natural fibers, such as wool and wool roving.