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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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Eye of the Tiger - Reef Photo Stitch

Eye of The Tiger Reef Element

May 13, 2020

Reef Photo Stitch Element Today, Wilcom brings you their newest creative technique using the REEF PHOTO STITCH Element. All our Elements are specifically designed to simplify complex digitizing techniques giving you the edge. EmbroideryStudio e4.5 Element The Reef Photo Stitch creates a single color design that concentrates in darker areas.  Pras, a Wilcom team member, […]

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Natural organic stitch effects for machine embroidery

Natural organic hand stitch effect for machine embroidery

May 6, 2020

Natural hand embroidery styled designs are popular, but difficult to produce by digital embroiders. The latest EmbroideryStudio e4.5 feature is called  “Hand Stitch Effect.”  Apply this newest effect to your favorite stitch types, and you’ll have a natural hand-embroidered look that is highly sought after. The effect can be applied to satin, tatami, run, and […]

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Spiral Fill Element

Easily add motion and dimension with Spiral Fill

May 5, 2020

The Spiral Fill Element produces stitches that spiral OUT from the centre of an object. It is useful when trying to emphasize movement in your digitizing. However, it works best with simple shapes that can be stitched in ONE segment. Easily creates motion and dimension with low stitch counts The default property values produce tight […]

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Reef Photo Stitch Element

Reef Photo Stitch Element

April 23, 2020

Create intriguing designs and stay ahead of the competition with Reef Photo Stitch Element You may have thought that Wilcom’s photographic Elements are only used for faces and pets. Well, try the new Reef Photo Stitch on ANY high contrast photographic image and watch the magic happen. Import ANY bitmap into EmbroideryStudio e4.5. Use the Reef […]

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Motif Stamp - Part 1

Motif as a Stamp

April 8, 2020

There are four methods of adding a motif pattern to an Embroidery Design in EmbroideryStudio 4.5 Individually placed randomly (Stamp) As a Run As a Column As a Fill Each of these applications is based on the same library of Motif shapes. Procedure To select the motif you wish to use as a stamp you […]

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