Weight and Strand Count What is meant by the numbers I see regarding thread weight? In a nutshell, the higher the number is; the finer the thread. Conversely, the lower the number is, the heavier the thread. To give you an idea, thread used for sewing is typically around a 50 wt. Embroidery threads are
Embroidery Terms There are many terms used in machine embroidery and we use a lot of them at Fit2BStitched. I want to take a few minutes and explain some of them for you and show you some examples of each. Some of the terms you’ll see are: FSL-WSS-ITH-LW-CW-RW-BW-APPL.-FS. Each of these has a special meaning.
Beginner Embroidery Machines There are many embroidery machines available for the beginning embroiderer and we wanted to highlight a few that are available on Amazon and at Walmart.com for less than $1000. So, what exactly is an embroidery machine? To put it in basic terms, an embroidery machine is a computerized sewing machine that gives
There are a few things any beginning embroiderer will need. You are probably wondering, what does a beginner need to get started in machine embroidery. To begin with, you will need an embroidery machine. While there are many different embroidery machine brands and models available, your machine choice will depend on your budget and
Welcome to the new Fit 2B Stitched blog!! In the coming weeks we’ll be publishing content to this blog that we hope will prove to be beneficial to the beginning machine embroidery enthusiast, as well as more experienced embroiderers. Fit 2B Stitched is co-owned by Rhonda, of Stitched Dreams by Rhonda and Irene of Irene’s