Specialty Stabilizer

Term of the Week: Specialty Stabilizer

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In general,  a specialty stabilizer is one that is developed for a particular type of embroidery, to perform a particular function, or to work with a particular type of fabric or embroiderable good. A specialty stabilizer is often used because it will increase the quality of the finished embroidery in some way.

There are a variety of specialty stabilizers available. Find out more information here

Source: Kristine Shreve