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Tearaway - 1.5 oz. Light Weight Tearaway

1.5 oz. Light Weight Tearaway

Tearaway - 1.5 oz. Medium Weight Soft Tearaway

1.5 oz. Medium Weight Soft Tearaway

Tearaway - 1.8 oz. Heavy Weight Soft Tearaway

1.8 oz. Heavy Weight Soft Tearaway

Tearaway - 1.8 oz. Medium Weight Tearaway

1.8 oz. Medium Weight Tearaway

Tearaway - 3.0 oz. Heavy Weight Tearaway

3.0 oz. Heavy Weight Tearaway

3-D Foam

3-D Foam

Using Puffy Foam


Cap Backing - 3.0 oz. Heavy Weight Cap Backing

3.0 oz. Heavy Weight Cap Backing

Cap Backing - 3.5 oz. Extra Heavy Weight Cap Backing

3.5 oz. Extra Heavy Weight Cap Backing
  • Extra Heavy Weight (3.5 oz.) Tearaway Cap Backing (250 Pack)
    From: $11.42

    Extra Heavy Weight (3.5 oz.) Tearaway Cap Backing (250 Pack)

    Extra Heavy Weight (3.5 oz.) Tearaway Cap Backing Pre-cut Pieces, 250 per pack. This backing is especially designed for embroidering on finished unstructured caps. Adds stability and structure. Tears away easily and cleanly. Designed for all unstructured caps with high stitch counts. Quantity discounts available.

  • Extra Heavy Cap Backing Rolls
    From: $7.63

    Extra Heavy Cap Backing Rolls

    This backing is especially designed for embroidering on finished unstructured caps. Adds stability and structure. Tears away easily and cleanly. Designed for all unstructured caps.


Cutaway

Cutaway


Cutaway - Fusible No Show (1.5 oz.)

Fusible No Show (1.5 oz.)

Fusible No Show has the same qualities as regular No Show, but has a low-melt adhesive on one side that allows it to be adhered temporarily to a fabric.

  • Fusible No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20" X 25 Yards
    $58.11

    Fusible No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20″ X 25 Yard Roll

    Fusible No Show has the same qualities as regular No Show, but has a low-melt adhesive on one side that allows it to be adhered temporarily to a fabric to add body for embroidery.  Highly stable, it also prevents stretching of knits while hooping or during the embroidery process.  The adhesive is activated with a medium setting on a household hand iron, and is easy to reposition.

  • Fusible No Show (1.5 oz) 7.5" x 7.5" Backing Squares (250 pack)
    $40.00

    Fusible No Show (1.5 oz) 7.5″ x 7.5″ Backing Squares (250 pack)

    Fusible No Show has the same qualities as regular No Show, but has a low-melt adhesive on one side that allows it to be adhered temporarily to a fabric to add body for embroidery.  Highly stable, it also prevents stretching of knits while hooping or during the embroidery process.  The adhesive is activated with a medium setting on a household hand iron, and is easy to reposition.

  • Fusible No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 60 wide roll
    $161.32

    Fusible No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 60 wide roll

    Fusible No Show has the same qualities as regular No Show, but has a low-melt adhesive on one side that allows it to be adhered temporarily to a fabric to add body for embroidery.  Highly stable, it also prevents stretching of knits while hooping or during the embroidery process.  The adhesive is activated with a medium setting on a household hand iron, and is easy to reposition.
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  • $95.00

    Fusible No Show (1.5 oz.) Cutaway 20″ x 50 yards

    Fusible No Show has the same qualities as regular No Show, but has a low-melt adhesive on one side that allows it to be adhered temporarily to a fabric to add body for embroidery.  Highly stable, it also prevents stretching of knits while hooping or during the embroidery process.  The adhesive is activated with a medium setting on a household hand iron, and is easy to reposition.


Cutaway - 2.0 oz. Light Weight Cutaway

2.0 oz. Light Weight Cutaway

Ideal for use on lightweight knits such as t-shirts and golf shirts with low stitch counts.


Cutaway - 2.5 oz. Medium Weight Cutaway

2.5 oz. Medium Weight Cutaway

Great for fleece, pique knits and other medium weight stretchy fabrics.


Cutaway - 3.0 oz. Heavy Weight Cutaway

3.0 oz. Heavy Weight Cutaway

Provides maximum stability on heavy weight fabrics such as heavy fleece and jackets with large stitch counts.


Cutaway - No Show Cutaway - Beige No Show

Beige No Show

Soft, sheer, stable cutaway backing specifically designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment.  Ideal for light weight, light-colored fabrics.  Use with a medium weight tear-away for added stability.

  • $42.82

    Beige No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20″ X 25 yard roll

    Beige No Show Cutaway Embroidery Backing (1.5 oz) 20″ x 25 yard roll. Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, dark-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.


Cutaway - No Show Cutaway - Black No Show

Black No Show

Soft, sheer, stable cutaway backing specifically designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment.  Ideal for light weight, light-colored fabrics.  Use with a medium weight tear-away for added stability.

  • Black No Show Cutaway (1.5 oz) - 20" X 25 Yard Roll
    $40.56

    Black No Show Cutaway (1.5 oz) – 20″ X 25 Yard Roll

    Black No Show Cutaway Embroidery Backing (1.5 oz) 20″ x 25 yard roll. Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, dark-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.

  • Black No Show Cutaway (1.5 oz.) Backing Squares (250 Pack)
    From: $25.60

    Black No Show Cutaway (1.5 oz.) Backing Squares (250 Pack)

    Black No Show Cutaway Embroidery Backing pre-cut squares, 250 pack. Soft, sheer, stable, nylon-reinforced cutaway backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, dark-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.


Cutaway - No Show Cutaway - White No Show

White No Show

How Stabilizer Sells Embroidery

Soft, sheer, stable cutaway backing specifically designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment.  Ideal for light weight, light-colored fabrics.  Use with a medium weight tear-away for added stability.

  • No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20" wide roll
    From: $21.00

    No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20″ wide roll

    No Show Cutaway Embroidery Backing (1.5 oz) 20″ wide roll. Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway embroidery backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, light-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.

  • No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 100 yard perforated roll
    From: $34.71

    No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 100 yard perforated roll

    No Show Cutaway Embroidery Backing (1.5 oz) 100 yard perforated roll. Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway embroidery backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, light-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability. Perforated for easy tear off from the roll.

  • From: $60.00

    No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 60″ wide roll

     

    No Show Cutaway Embroidery Backing (1.5 oz) 60″ wide roll. Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway embroidery backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, light-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.

  • No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20" wide roll
    From: $10.74

    No Show Cutaway (1.5 oz) Backing Squares (250 pack)

    No Show Cutaway Backing precut squares, 250/pack. Soft, sheer, stable and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway backing. Specifically designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for light weight, light colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.


Cutaway - No Show Light Cutaway

No Show Light Cutaway
  • No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20" wide roll
    -24%
    $21.58 $16.49

    Light No Show White Cutaway 20″ X 25 yard Roll (1.3 oz)

    Light No Show White Cutaway Embroidery Backing (1.3 oz) 20″ wide x 25 yard roll. Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway embroidery backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, light-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.

  • No Show Cutaway Backing (1.5 oz) 20" wide roll
    $19.79

    Light No Show White (1.3 oz) Cutaway 7.5″ x 7.5″ Squares (250 Pack)

    Light No Show White (1.3 oz) Cutaway 7.5″ x 7.5″ Squares (250 Pack). Soft, sheer, stable, and translucent nylon-reinforced cutaway embroidery backing. Specifically-designed for left chest applications, eliminating the backing from showing through the garment. Ideal for lightweight, light-colored fabrics – keeps outlines on track when hooped in with your knit fabric. Can be used with a medium weight tearaway for added stability.


Cutaway - PolyPro Performance

PolyPro Performance

Secrets of Pucker Free Embroidery on Moisture Wicking Fabric

PolyPro Performance embroidery backing was designed to reduce puckering when embroidering microfiber performance shirts and moisture wicking materials with excessive stretch in the fabric.  When using PolyPro, we recommend the following for best results: Hoop or float a piece of Medium Soft Tearaway backing next to the machine table. Do not stretch the garment when hooping and keep hoop level (do not recess inner hoop).

PolyPro Performance is a heat-sensitive product. It is recommended that garments hang to dry. If placed in a clothes dryer, use a short time on a cool setting. Ironing is not recommended. If ironing is required, iron on low setting from right side of fabric only.

 

  • PolyPro Performance Backing Squares (250 Pack)
    From: $8.50

    PolyPro Performance Backing Squares (250 Pack)

    PolyPro Performance embroidery backing was designed to reduce puckering when embroidering microfiber performance shirts and moisture wicking materials with excessive stretch in the fabric.  When using PolyPro, we recommend the following for best results: Hoop or float a piece of Medium Soft Tearaway backing next to the machine table. Do not stretch the garment when hooping and keep hoop level (do not recess inner hoop).

    PolyPro Performance is a heat-sensitive product. It is recommended that garments hang to dry. If placed in a clothes dryer, use a short time on a cool setting. Ironing is not recommended. If ironing is required, iron on low setting from right side of fabric only.

     

  • $15.99

    Black Polypro Performance Cutaway Backing 7.5″ x 7.5″ Squares (250/pack)

    PolyPro Performance embroidery backing was designed to reduce puckering when embroidering microfiber performance shirts and moisture wicking materials with excessive stretch in the fabric.  When using PolyPro, we recommend the following for best results: Hoop or float a piece of Medium Soft Tearaway backing next to the machine table. Do not stretch the garment when hooping and keep hoop level (do not recess inner hoop).

    PolyPro Performance is a heat-sensitive product. It is recommended that garments hang to dry. If placed in a clothes dryer, use a short time on a cool setting. Ironing is not recommended. If ironing is required, iron on low setting from right side of fabric only.

     

  • -25%
    $16.75 $12.59

    20″ Roll Polypro Performance Cutaway 20″ x 25 Yard Roll

    PolyPro Performance embroidery backing was designed to reduce puckering when embroidering microfiber performance shirts and moisture wicking materials with excessive stretch in the fabric.  When using PolyPro, we recommend the following for best results: Hoop or float a piece of Medium Soft Tearaway backing next to the machine table. Do not stretch the garment when hooping and keep hoop level (do not recess inner hoop).

    PolyPro Performance is a heat-sensitive product. It is recommended that garments hang to dry. If placed in a clothes dryer, use a short time on a cool setting. Ironing is not recommended. If ironing is required, iron on low setting from right side of fabric only.

     


Cutaway - Soft Touch

Soft Touch

Heavy weight, super soft cutaway that stretches on one direction.  Ideal for zig-zag monogram machines.


Specialty

Specialty

Specialty - Adhesive Sew ‘N Wash

Adhesive Sew 'N Wash

Soft, stable mesh designed to dissolve easily in water. Use to embroider on open weave materials or when no stabilizer should remain. Remove the protective paper covering to expose a self-adhesive surface.


Specialty - Fuse So Soft

Fuse So Soft

A lightweight tricot with a permanent fusible coating on one side.  Apply as a covering on the back of completed embroidery for a soft feel against the skin.

  • Fuse So Soft - 19.5 x 25 Yard Roll
    $48.05

    Fuse So Soft – 19.5 x 25 Yard Roll

    Fuse So Soft is a light weight tricot with a permanent fusible coating on one side. Fuse to silk, satin and other delicate fabrics to add body while keeping the softness.  Apply as a covering for completed embroidery for a soft feel against the skin. Use a heat press or medium setting on a household iron.


Specialty - Sew ‘N Heat

Sew 'N Heat

A clear stabilizer that may be used as a backing or topping.  Use as a topping for water-sensitive fabrics.  Ideal as a backing for sheer materials without stabilizer show-through.

  • Sew 'N Heat Thermal Backing - 19.5" x 25 Yard Roll
    $30.25

    Sew ‘N Heat Thermal Backing – 19.5″ x 25 Yard Roll

    Sew ‘N Heat Thermal Backing – 19.5″ x 25 Yard Roll. Sew ‘N Heat is a clear stabilizer used either as a backing or topping.  It is useful as a topping for water-sensitive fabrics such as silk and wool.  Ideal for a backing for sheer materials without stabilizer show-through. Tear away excess stabilizer from finished embroidery, the remainder dissolves using a stainless steel iron on a low to medium setting.


Specialty - Sew ‘N Wash

Sew 'N Wash

Soft, stable fabric designed to dissolve easily in water.  Use as a base to embroider lace or freestanding embroidery.


Specialty - E-Z Tear

E-Z Tear

Medium weight perforated tear-away that is flame retardant, making it ideal for children’s wear.


Specialty - Fuse ‘N Stick

Fuse 'N Stick

A unique adhesive stabilizer that is used for applique.

  • $56.57

    Fuse’N Stick Embroidery Backing 19.5″ x 25 yard roll

    Fuse’N Stick is a unique double-sided adhesive stabilizer that is ideal for appliqué.  One side of Fuse’N Stick has a low-melt adhesive that is activated by using a medium setting on a hand iron.  The other side of Fuse’N Stick contains a sticky adhesive protected by a paper backing. To use, simply iron the fusible side of Fuse’N Stick to the right side of your base fabric, remove the release paper from the other side of the Fuse’N Stick and place your appliqué on top. After stitching down your appliqué, the excess stabilizer can be removed by tearing or cutting it away.  Eliminates the need for water-activated adhesive stabilizers or spray adhesives.  19″ wide x 25 yard roll.


Specialty - Fuse ‘N Tear

Fuse 'N Tear

Add firmness to lightweight stable materials with this firm, crisp, fusible tearaway.  Apply to the reverse side of fabric with household iron on medium heat setting.  Tears neatly around stitching.


Specialty - Peel ‘N Stick

Peel 'N Stick
  • $25.99

    Peel ‘N Stick Backing – 19 1/2″ x 10 Yard Roll

    Peel ‘N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process. Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits, vinyl, leather and any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.

  • $50.74

    Peel ‘N Stick Backing – 19.5″ x 25 Yard Roll

    Peel ‘N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process. Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits vinyl, leather and any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.

  • $48.99

    Peel ‘N Stick 7.5″ x 7.5″ Backing Squares (250 pack)

    Peel’ N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process. Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits, vinyl, leather or any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.

  • $75.45

    Peel’ N Stick 19.5″ x 50 Yard Roll (2.5 oz.) Backing

    Peel ‘N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process.  Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits vinyl, leather and any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.

  • $35.28

    Peel’ N Stick (2.5 oz.) Backing 6″ x 6″ Squares (250/pack)

    Peel’ N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process.  Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits, vinyl, leather or any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.

  • $370.87

    Peel’ N Stick (2.5 oz.) Backing 60″ x 100 Yards

    Peel ‘N Stick Backing – 60″ x 100 Yard Roll. Peel ‘N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process. Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits, vinyl, leather and any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.

  • $25.00

    Peel’N Stick Adhesive Backing 9″ x 25 Yard Roll

    Peel ‘N Stick is an adhesive tearaway stabilizer used for hoopless embroidery or to provide additional stabilization of items during the embroidery process. Ideal for velvets, napped materials, silks, knits, vinyl, leather and any material requiring a better hold or that will not fit in a standard hoop.


Specialty - Tear ‘N Wash

Tear 'N Wash

Medium weight tear-away stabilizer specifically-designed to dissolve when the item is washed.  Ideal for towels, chair backs, napkins or linens where the back side of the embroidery is visible.

  • Tear 'N Wash (2.0 oz.) Backing Squares 7.5" x 7.5" (250 Pack)
    -25%
    $20.02 $14.99

    Tear ‘N Wash (2.0 oz.) Backing Squares 7.5″ x 7.5″ (250 Pack)

    Tear and Wash Tearaway Backing (2 oz) 7.5″ x 7.5″ pre-cut squares, 250 pack. Specifically-designed to dissolve when the item is washed – it leaves no trace after being laundered! Simply tear excess stabilizer from the finished embroidery – any remaining residue will dissolve with regular washing. Ideal for towels, chair backs, napkins, or linens where the back side of the embroidery is visible. Convenient 7.5″ x 7.5″ pre-cut squares, 250 sheets per pack.

  • 57" Wide Tear 'N Wash (2.0 oz.) Backing Rolls
    From: $45.51

    57″ Wide Tear ‘N Wash (2.0 oz.) Backing Rolls

    Tear and Wash Tearaway Embroidery Backing (2 oz) 57″ wide roll. Specifically-designed to dissolve when the item is washed – it leaves no trace after being laundered! Simply tear excess stabilizer from the finished embroidery – any remaining residue will dissolve with regular washing. Ideal for towels, chair backs, napkins, or linens where the back side of the embroidery is visible.

  • From: $15.47

    19″ Wide Rolls Tear’ N Wash Backing (2 oz.)

    Tear and Wash Embroidery Backing (2.0 oz.) is a medium weight tearaway specifically designed to dissolve when the item is washed. Simply tear excess stabilizer from the finished embroidery, any remaining residue will dissolve with regular washing. (May require more than one washing to dissolve completely). Ideal for towels, chair backs, napkins, or linens, where the back side of the embroidery is visible.


Water Soluble Topping

Water Soluble Topping

Water Soluble Tip

Water Soluble Topping Removal

  • Water Soluble Topping (1.1 oz) 6-5/8 x 110 yard roll
    $28.66

    Water Soluble Topping (1.1 oz) 6-5/8″ x 110 yard roll

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping (1.1 oz) 6-5/8″ x 110 yard roll. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery on the top side of high pile fabrics, such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece, and velvet. Prevents stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric. Quantity discounts available.

  • Water Soluble Topping 8 x 110 yard roll (1.1 oz)
    $33.58

    Water Soluble Topping 8″ x 110 yard roll (1.1 oz)

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping (1.1 oz) 8″ x 110 yard roll. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery on the top side of high pile fabrics, such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece, and velvet. Prevents stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric.

  • Water Soluble Topping 13-1/4 x 110 yard roll (1.1 oz)
    $52.36

    Water Soluble Topping 13-1/3 x 110 yard roll (1.1 oz)

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping (1.1 oz) 13-1/3″ x 110 yard roll. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery on the top side of high pile fabrics, such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece, and velvet. Prevents stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric. Quantity discounts available.

  • Water Soluble Topping 6 x 6 x 110 yard perforated roll
    $29.47

    Water Soluble Topping 6″ x 6″ x 110 yard perforated roll (1.1 oz)

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping (1.1 oz) 6″ x 6″ x 110 yard roll. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery on the top side of high pile fabrics such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece and velvet. Prevents stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric.

  • Water Soluble Topping (1.1 oz) 8 x 8 x 110 yard perforated roll
    $36.77

    Water Soluble Topping (1.1 oz) 8″ x 8″ x 110 yard perforated roll

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping (1.1 oz) 8″ x 8″ x 110 yard perforated roll. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery on the top side of high pile fabrics, such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece, and velvet. Prevents stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric. Quantity discounts available.

  • From: $53.48

    Water Soluble Topping 40″ Width Roll

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping 40″ Width Roll. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery done on the top side of high pile fabrics, such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece, and velvet. Improves embroidery quality by preventing stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric.

    To use: Place Water Soluble Topping on top of the fabric to be embroidered and tear away the excess topping after the embroidery process. Then, use a light mist of water to dissolve remaining topping (like in the center of areas such as “O’s”) and brush away the residue.

  • From: $7.25

    Water Soluble Topping (1.1 oz) Squares

    Water Soluble Embroidery Topping (1.1 oz) Pre-Cut Squares. A plastic topping designed to enhance embroidery done on the top side of high pile fabrics, such as terrycloth, velour, pique knit, corduroy, fleece, and velvet. Improves embroidery quality by preventing stitches from sinking into the pile of the fabric.

    To use: Place Water Soluble Topping on top of the fabric to be embroidered and tear away the excess topping after the embroidery process. Then, use a light mist of water to dissolve remaining topping (like in the center of areas such as “O’s”) and brush away the residue.