Archive for May 2014

What is Embroidery?

Embroidery is the creation of art with nothing more than some fabric, thread and needles. In fact, embroidery from old expanses of fabrics have often told explorers and archeologists historical tales about places and people in ancient times. Contrary to tapestries, the pattern is not woven directly into the fabric: embroidery is basically ornamental sewing…

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New Embroidery Technology

On Feb. 8, Swedish company Coloreel will unveil and demonstrate Embroline, its unique thread coloring attachment for the embroidery industry. The live demo will take place at Avantex Paris, a trade fair dedicated to high technology for the fashion industry. The Coloreel technology enables high-quality instant coloring of textile thread while the thread is being…

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