When trying to choose hot knives and foam cutters, there is a lot you need to know and understand. First of all, what are these tools and when might you use them? If you do a lot of crafting or creating with foam, you know it can be a frustrating, messy process to get your cuts exactly right.
The garment industry is coming up with new ideas, and one major factor affecting the outfit is the fastener types. But do you know what clothing fasteners are? If not, this guide is for you!
Have you noticed the little rings on the shoe holes or the rings on the curtains? Do you ever admire what these might be or what they are used for, except for giving a sturdy look to the material on which they are used?
If you are a pro sewer, you must be familiar with Swatch & Sample Cutters. But in case you are a beginner in the sewing industry and starting with your fabric designing business, having swatches is essential. It can help you and your clients in finding and picking out the right fabrics for a project.
Earlier, people were using traditional cutting tools like scissors to cut the cloth material. With time, things have changed, and the demand for the modernized cutting machine has increased. But if we talk about Fabric cutting, this is completely different. And to cut fabric in different shapes and sizes, a machine having a sharp cutter blade is a must.
Scissor is a basic tool used for cutting purpose. But do you know that different scissors can be confusing for beginners as the market is flooded with various scissors and cutting supplies? Also, it can be tricky to recognize the type of scissors you need for a specific project.
If you love to craft, sew, and create, then you’ll love grommets. These handy hardware accents are as helpful as they are aesthetically pleasing. They’re so versatile you’ll be hard-pressed to run out of ideas and uses for these. Read on to learn everything you need to know about grommets and how you can incorporate them into your creative sewing projects.
Do you regularly need to showcase newly sourced fabrics each season? The ideal way to show fabric samples is in an organized swatch book or swatch board. A swatch can help a customer consider whether they want an entire product line made with a material before committing to yardage for product development. Creating fabric swatches will certainly showcase your professionalism and unique selection of fabrics!
With fast fashion quickly becoming one of the world’s leading contributors to climate change, lots of people are turning towards more sustainable solutions. From thrift shopping to designing your own pieces, there’s lots of ways to lower our carbon footprint with our fashion choices.
Not only is it better for our planet, but it’s a ton of fun to design and craft your own clothing and accessories. If you consider yourself to be the crafty type, read on for 15 great ideas of cool things to make at home. Most of these can be done to upgrade an old favorite, or you can buy a cheap staple from a budget store to transform into a unique creation.
The season is here to let your creative spirit flourish. We offer a variety of products that can help brighten up your gifting and decorating season. We will feature a select number of rivets that we offer. They can be used for small scale or larger scale production. Our rivets offer a variety of opportunities for creative embellishments that is perfect for holiday gifts and decorations. We hope you feel inspired and motivated to experiment and try new ideas during this time of year and for upcoming years to come!
When it comes to cutting supplies, any designer knows that good supplies are a must. We have a variety of cutting supplies that can make your process as efficient as possible as you work your threads through various fabrics from light-weight silk to heavy-weight denim.
This super heavy duty press is designed for higher-volume attachment of button covers, grommets, rivets and snaps in a quicker and easier manner with less fatigue compared to our standard duty non-electric press machines.
The press is heavier and 30% larger than other heavy-duty presses. It has a deeper throat which allows it to set snaps and grommets further from the edge of the fabric. Its longer padded handle provides more torque and reduces the force needed to press it.
Let’s consider the various circumstances that you can use eyelets and grommets for your product development in apparel, interior, and outdoor textiles. Eyelets and grommets can be used for several fabric types including light weight to heavy weight materials, it just takes an understanding to find their optimal uses. Eyelets are smaller than grommets.
Are you thinking about materials that might be a good match for a new product line? Whether you’re choosing natural or synthetic materials, we’ve got swatch cutters, hot knives, and foam cutters to meet your organizational needs!
A major part of the design process is planning. This includes thinking about the tools that can make your process as productive as possible. Starter supplies include a sewing machine, needles, tape measures, pins, and thread.