How To: Embroider a stretchy or knit fabric

Embroider a stretchy or knit fabric

The problem with stretchy fabrics is that stretching it out in am embroidery hoop will distort the look of the finished project. This tip shows you how to prepare your fabric by using a non stretchy stabilizer, which you can buy at any fabric store.

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Hello. You didn't say at the end of your video whether you put the tshirt in the hoop before embroidering. I assume you do, because you used it to size the iron-on stabiliser. But if you use the hoop how to you prevent the stretch fabric from going out of shape once you remove the hoop? Thankyou.

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