Archive for the ‘Inspiration’ Category

We recently got a chance to catch up with Steve from Hand & Lock – world-famous embroiderers and Wilcom customers. Based in London, England, Hand & Lock produce bespoke embroidery for a diverse range of illustrious clients including the Royal Family and fashion brands such as Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Chanel and Stella McCartney. Hand & […]

For those of you who want to see how Wilcom and Corel integration works, and how to make multi-decoration designs, this 6 min video gives a very good walk through of the whole process. The example is a client who is running a Dance Conference. They want their attendee t shirts to be a little more fancy […]

Wanted to share this great ‘How to‘ from Impressions Magazine, for all those screenprinters out there: “Learn how to achieve fashion looks on a fleece sweatshirt by screen printing over obscure areas of the garment.” By Mark Coudray, Contributing Writer

ust wanted to share with you a cool site offering free drop cap monogram style fonts: I have started collecting cool examples of Monograms on our pinterest board. Seems they are making a bit of a resurgence! Shared this quote the other day on facebook which I found quite amusing: “My sheets are monogrammed, so […]

I just read a beautiful article on the significance embroidery has in the hearts and souls of many cultures and over millennium. “Each embroidered towel conceals God’s initiative” The Day visits the Cherkasy Museum of Embroidery with its half a thousand exhibits By Yuliana LAVRYSH, Den’s Summer School of Journalism, photos by Kostiantyn HRYSHYN, The Day, Kyiv – […]

embroidered street art

How funny is this? Who would have thought?

I was just reading an article about how using multi-decoration can differentiate your “left-chest embroidery” business: “If you do what all other embroidery businesses do, you can only expect +/1 10% of their profit margins. If you do the opposite and become someone who can do what 95% of the others can’t, won’t and don’t […]

There’s a lot of beautiful embroidery in the world, but this one takes the cake. Dezsö does some cool things with embroidery including embroidery animation which is pretty amazing. Here is one of his artworks called “Embroidered Heart”.