Author: Maria Palma

String Stitch

Texture with String Stitch

April 1, 2021

String Stitch for Easter Now is the time to experiment with textural stitch type. See what you can create with this uniquely traditional Indian stitch, called Paghadi Stitch.  The series of overlapping ‘curved stitches’ quickly create depth and movement in any design. How could you use String Stitch in your digitizing? String Stitch or ‘Paghadi’ […]

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Reef Photo Stitch - Cherry Blossom

Layer with Reef Photo Stitch

March 15, 2021

Paint with embroidery layers using Reef Photo Stitch Bring a logo or digitizing to life with layers of tonal thread colors. To produce this unique design, we use an image rather than a photo. We incorporate layers of varying shades, and the end result is like an embroidery painting. If you recall, the Reef Photo […]

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Working with Color

Working with Colorways

March 9, 2021

Working with Color in EmbroideryStudio To ensure customers get the correct colors embroidered every time they order. It’s important the digitizer records the different color options. It could be PMS colors for the corporate logos or different color combinations to match the garment colors.  This is used in the approval process, and ensures consistency in future orders. […]

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Wilcom’s Social Distancing Production Solution

January 31, 2021

Wilcom’s Social Distancing Production Solution for your Workplace Safe efficient work processes In today’s world, keeping your staff safe is a priority, and Wilcom’s wireless embroidery solution is perfect for maintaining your social distancing protocols. This package is full of functional features and includes many Wilcom favorites, including the library of 226 professionally digitized embroidered […]

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Embroidery Design Editing Techniques

Design Editing Techniques

December 14, 2020

Frequently used tools & techniques in digitizing Whether a newbie or you feel like a refresher, this video walks you through some basic, but frequently used techniques for digitizing or editing. It provides a great overview to anyone looking to learn more about embroidery and digitizing. Set-up the project​ Prior to digitizing know the fabric […]

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CorelDRAW 2020 - Features for embroiderers

Features for embroiderers in CorelDRAW 2020

December 2, 2020

The best features in CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite 2020 for embroiderers by Eduardo Serje & Maria Palma PowerTRACE™ ENHANCED – Corel PowerTRACE™ allows you to convert bitmap images, such as JPEGs, into vector images, with the powerful Artificial Intelligence. (The artifact removal and upsampling are built into the process to help improve the quality of the source […]

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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite & Maze Fill

November 5, 2020

Design a logo with high impact and low stitch count! As a digitizer, you have intimate knowledge of stitches and embroidery. Learn to design your own logos. Here we demonstrate how to create a modern cityscape logo using the integrated CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite software and EmbroideryStudio e4.5.  The rear jacket design is filled with one […]

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EmbroideryConnect Webinar

EmbroideryConnect Webinar

October 22, 2020

Wednesday 28th October Join Wilcom’s global product expert, Brenden Prazner, for your chance to see EmbroideryConnect in action. Plus, have the opportunity to ask all your questions from the comfort of your home or office. See what others are talking about and register at your preferred time slot. USA Timezone Date: Wednesday 28th October Time:12 noon US Pacific (EDT) […]

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Powerful Design Library

Powerful Design Library

October 14, 2020

Powerful Integrated Design Library in EmbroideryStudio e4.5 software Wilcom’s EmbroideryStudio Design Library is the heart of our flagship embroidery software product, as it provides access to all your embroidery designs. Design Library is so powerful that many users who install EmbroideryStudio simply for the digitizing capabilities are completely surprised it includes a design database that […]

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EmbroideryStudio Pirate software Important Announcement

Pirate Software Important Announcement

August 13, 2020

Background  Since early 2020, a pirated version of Wilcom’s EmbroideryStudio e4.2 has been made available for download on several social media and e-commerce platforms. Following the initial crack, there have been many pirate software vendors offering updated counterfeit copies of Wilcom EmbroideryStudio for sale. Some vendors have falsely advertised later versions of the same pirated […]

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