Embroidery Express Sew Files

Stahls’ (asi/88984), St. Clair Shores, MI; (800) 478-2457; www.stahls.com

Cost: $24 for Any Word. Any Way. Appliqué; $36 for a split-front appliqué; $45 for a custom appliqué; $129 for the CD collection.

What it is: Embroidery Express Sew Files save embroiderers time and digitizing costs. Available for Custom Cut appliqués or appliqués created through Stahls’ Any Word. Any Way. online lettering designer, they’re available for an individual appliqué order or as a collection of CDs, which contain the sew files for Specialty Numbers, Auto Stitch and Appliqué Shapes.

What’s new: Available for a growing line of appliqué products.

Key features:

  • Eliminates unnecessary stitches where appliqué pieces overlap for a smooth finish
  • Stitching is calculated to overlap the appliqué design perfectly, with no fraying or ragged edges.
  • Mitered corners for ease of sewing and a great finished look.