Shading, Open and Curved Fills

October 31, 2018

Adding curved fills and shading to tatami objects to a design adds depth and vitality to a design. Both features are add on elements to the designing software. They work together or independently to add the beautiful curves and waves and add color shading to objects in a design . Once you add these elements […]

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New Name Repair

Repair any Damaged Garment with the help of CorelDRAW

October 26, 2018

If you have not already, then at some time in your embroidery career you will need to make a repair to a damaged garment. One way to do this is cover the old logo or damaged garment with a block of Tatami fill the same color as the garment, and then stitch the new lettering […]

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Creating automatic borders and outlines with Offsets Advanced Element

October 5, 2018

Creating a border or outline is something you probably do every day as an embroidery digitizer. But did you know there is a quicker way to create borders and outlines with the Offsets Advanced Element in EmbroideryStudio? In this short video, I outline what the Offsets Advanced Element is, and give a quick overview of […]

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Some compelling reasons to upgrade DecoStudio to EmbroideryStudio e4 Decorating

September 26, 2018

There are many compelling reasons to update from DecoStudio to e4 Decorating. Here are a few Instant smart Design Tabs Product Visualiser Library   Instant Smart Design Instant smart Design will create an .emb embroidery file from a raster image within seconds, but what I like about it most is that you get an instant […]

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The transform toolbar reflects and rotates images but the clever feature is to rotate and resize using a reference line.

More Reasons to upgrade from DecoStudio to Decorating e4

September 25, 2018

   Image Handling Importing an image to the work area is the first step in creating a design. DecoStudio relies on CorelDRAW to import and edit images, while this is adequate, the process is time consuming and has limitations that are not present in Decorating e4 which handles the import, resize, orientation, cropping and other editing […]

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Installing Wilcom EmbroideryStudio on a Mac

September 18, 2018

Can I Install Wilcom EmbroideryStudio on my Mac? What options do I have? Yes you can! There are basically two options, Boot Camp and Virtualization Boot Camp is a technology that allows booting your Mac in different operating systems, and the Boot Camp Assistant will guide you to convert a portion of your Mac hard […]

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Create your own Wilcom .ESA font with Font Creator

August 31, 2018

Creating your own font with Font Creator is one of the most satisfying digitizing experiences. To be able to craft a font which is unique or maybe a true type font that just does not stitch well is a real achievement that you can be proud of. Once the font has been created you can: […]

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New thread chart – Robinson-Anton SBP-9 Poly

August 30, 2018

A new thread chart Robinson-Anton SBP-9 Poly is available to download for Wilcom’s EmbroideryStudio. Using the new thread chart Download the Robinson-Anton-Card-SBP-9-Poly zip file and extra the .TCH file from the zip file. Once extracted, copy the .TCH thread chart file to the RES folder in your Wilcom installation. i.e. C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\EmbroideryStudio_e4.0\RES Restart Wilcom EmbroideryStudio Within EmbroideryStudio, […]

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Creating Virtual Printable Embroidery with Wilcom’s EmbroideryStudio

August 29, 2018

The rise of Direct to Garment (DTG) printing has opened up lots of new opportunities for decorators, making printing quantity one affordable. Wilcom’s EmbroideryStudio has a feature called Capture Virtual Decoration Bitmap which allows you to create a high-resolution printable file of the embroidery design, which is perfect to print on a Direct to Garment printing […]

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Simple embroidery digitizing tutorial

August 8, 2018

In this embroidery digitizing tutorial, I focus on using the Single Run outline tool and Column A digitizing tool, as a result giving you an overview of digitizing a design in Wilcom EmbroideryStudio. Step by step I’ll walk you through creating this simple coffee cup design explaining the use of each tool. Most importantly, I’ll […]

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