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June Giveaway

June Giveaway

May 26, 2021

Wilcom’s June Giveaway Experience Wilcom’s amazing creative stitch types with our FREE weekly giveaway. There are 5 designs to collect Wilcom will be giveaway ONE FREE embroidery design each week in June.  Keep coming back to get your free design! The next design uses EmbroideryStudio’s Hand Stitch Effect to add an organic feel to machine embroidery. Grab […]

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Faux Chenille

Faux Chenille

May 13, 2021

The Chenille Effect David Sharp, a Wilcom UK customer, has used one of the numerous creative stitches in Wilcom’s  EmbroideryStudio e4.5 Designing to create the look and feel of Chenille without the need for expensive specialized attachments. He tells his story to Images Magazine. “This technique uses the Stipple Stemstitch in Wilcom e4.5 software; together with […]

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String Stitch Daisy Flower

String Stitch Daisy Flower

May 5, 2021

String Stitch At Wilcom, we’ve been showcasing our creative stitch types with different applications. Today we showcase the String Stitch Element. It creates decorative ‘string art’ stitch effects, which consists of a series of overlapping ‘curved stitches’ to quickly create depth and movement in any design.  These unique stitching patterns normally require manual digitizing and manipulation […]

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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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Digitize without Digitizing

Cutout Embroidery

December 10, 2020

Leaving a negative area in your embroidery design not only saves lots of stitches, the process could be the simplest embroidery exercise you will ever complete. In fact, there is absolutely no digitizing skill required to make the file. All you need is a clear raster image and three tools. Heading Instant Smart Design Outlines and […]

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Batch Convert Machine Files

October 23, 2020

The library feature of EmbroideryStudio provides the means to convert a batch of files to a designated folder. In the following video you will see .emb files converted to .dst and U01 files, or for that matter any machine file type, in the one operation, then copied to respective EmbroideryConnect WiFi devices. Most small to […]

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Font Creator Element

Another case for the Font Creator Element

August 6, 2020

The Font Creator is one of my favorite Elements in EmbroideryStudio. When an unusual font or a special corporate font is required, Font Creator is my go to tool. I know, I can hear the comments now,  “Too involved” or ” I do not have time” etc. I do understand, but did you know you can […]

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Multi_sequin

Multi-Sequins

July 2, 2020

Ever wanted to digitize dazzling sequin designs? EmbroideryStudio already offers a Single Sequin Element for the creation of single sequin runs and fills. EmbroideryStudio e4.5 now also supports twin and multi-sequin design. Create dazzling multi-sequin designs Multi-sequin designs are digitized for twin- and multi-sequin machines, including double-twins. These are available in the Sequins Advanced Element. […]

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Spiral Fill Bluebird

Use Spiral Fill to digitize a realistic bird design

June 10, 2020

How to use Spiral Fill to create a realistic Bluebird design from a photo You asked and we will deliver, let’s break down this beautiful bird design, created mostly with the Spiral Fill Element. Digitizing from a photo Sometimes as a digitizer, you receive a photo of fauna or flora (trees or birds) that are […]

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