SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Fabrics and more... > Embroidery ( Moderated by CynthiaSue)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Embroidery
Choice of fabric
sewington
sewington
New Jersey USA
Member since 7/23/11
Posts: 87
Skill: Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 11/30/12 9:39 AM

I am starting some holiday projects, I want to embroider some Christmas scenes on fabric. Is there a good all around fabric I should use? Thanks

quiltingwolf
star
quiltingwolf
Member since 12/15/02
Posts: 7022
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



In reply to sewington <<


Date: 11/30/12 10:32 AM

What is your end product? It would also depend on the designs themselves and how dense they are. Rule of thumb is usually the denser the design the heavier the fabric.

------
quiltingwolf.blogspot.com

sewington
sewington
New Jersey USA
Member since 7/23/11
Posts: 87
Skill: Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 11/30/12 10:36 AM

I am making Christmas cards, the design is pretty dense.

PattiAnnJ
star
PattiAnnJ
Ohio USA
Member since 12/3/06
Posts: 8154
Skill: Advanced
Send Message

      



In reply to sewington <<


Date: 11/30/12 10:54 AM

I have used brocade for very elegant looking Christmas cards.

White faux suede is another option. It can appear to look like snow.

------
"Improvise, adapt and overcome." - Clint Eastwood/Heartbreak Ridge

"Isnít it a shame in todayís world you canít tell the truth. If you tell the truth youíre abrasive. If you lie youíre charming." - Bob Huggins/College Basketball Coach

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Fabrics and more... >> Embroidery

Merchants on PR

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Amulet Swim Fabrics


Poly/PBT swimwear fabric
Web site

Paganoonoo


Upcycle sewing patterns
Web site

Style Arc sewing dress patterns


Patterns That Fit
Web site

The Smuggler's Daughter


Online Fabric Store
Web site

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Class Details

Online Class
More Knits
More Knits

Class Details

McCall's 6038

photo
by: Lori V

Review
Simplicity 4074

photo
by: moonshae

Review
You Sew Girl Panel Bag

You Sew Girl Panel Bag

Pattern Details
Favorite Things Sleep Well Pattern

Favorite Things Sleep Well Pattern

Pattern Details

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.