DIME EMB, parent company of The Embroidery Store, Dallas, recently announced the acquisition of the embroidery supplies division of Nashville-based volume apparel industry supplier, Llovet Sales Company.FULL STORY
Cotswold Introduces New Stitch Topping
Cotswold Industries, New York, has introduced 486 Clear — a new stitch topping designed to keep embroidery stitches from sinking into fabrics.
The water-soluble, invisible film topping creates a smooth, even surface that supports stitches, and allows for crisp definition and good detail, according to the company.
It works on towels, seersucker, velvet, knits, Lycra spandex and fleece. It also can be used to protect a delicate fabric from hoop burn.
The 486 Clear topping is hooped along with the fabric and stabilizer. Once the sewing is finished, the excess topping is torn away and remnants are easily dissolved by lightly spraying the design with water, dabbing with a damp cloth or cotton swab, or lightly steaming with an iron.
For more information, visit cotswoldindustries.com. — L.M
More Embroidery News
The Deer’s Embroidery Legacy will be celebrating its 65th anniversary this fall with an online party/webinar and over $30,000 in prizes.FULL STORY
Check out the digital edition of Impressions’ new embroidery supplement covering everything from digitizing to pricing.FULL STORY