Ok, let’s agree to the fact that minor details may not carry the weight to destroy a piece when digitizing for embroidery design.
However, it is these small details that ultimately distinguish a masterly embroidered piece from an ordinary one. And since in this blog we will be looking at tricks to master the embroider digitizing skills, we will definitely be taking up these minor details that will impact the overall quality of the digitizing services.
Now, it is a no brainier that every great embroidery digitizing begins with a high-quality and masterly produced stitch file (which by the way can also be referred to as the brain of the embroidery machine).
Thereby, to be able to master digitizing services, you got to come up with superior quality and seamlessly created stitch file and in the sections below we will be looking at two ultimate tricks for digitizers to create exquisite stitch files.
It is important to master the art of embroidery digitizing because, with the majority of the run of the mill digitizing companies, customers are increasingly looking for creative and dedicated digitizers who can help them come up with high-quality, impeccable and innovative digitizing services.
Now, let’s just began our ultimate embroidery digitizing tricks:
1. Understand the concept of layering in embroidery digitizing
Ok, if you aren’t well-versed with the technique of layering, it’s time to give it a go.
Layering is one of the best embroidery digitizing techniques that can help you add depth to the design, and an embroidered design is at its zenith when the digitizer is able to intelligently use the depth of thread and adds a unique dimension to the design.
Interestingly, out of the various digitizing services, embroidery digitizing is the only process in apparel with the innate ability to vividly introduce the depth.
By learning to add layers to the design, you will be giving it a depth that immediately grabs the attention of customers and take your design above average design.
Now, it is worth noting that while there are some contemporary techniques like screen printing that can aptly create a 3D effect on the design, these techniques are a mere illusion and can’t stand the intricacy and vividness of layering offering by embroidery digitizing services.
2. Stitch density optimization
While an important aspect to consider, stitch density is one aspect that is frequently neglected by many digitizers. For most digitizers, going with the default value of digitizing software is good enough to avoid caring for the density. Not to mention, this is one serious neglection that directly impacts a whole lot of other aspects of the digitized design including the comfort and use of a stabilizer.
To create the ideal design, the stitch count shouldn’t exceed or fall short of the optimal number of stitches required. Now, let’s agree that the sense of the optimized stitch count wouldn’t come overnight, nonetheless, you got to start paying attention to this aspect to be able to learn it. The optimal number of stitches will vary as per the complexity of design as well as the different fabrics. And for all young aspiring digitizers reading this, you need to start considering the value of optimal stitch count to be able to truly master the art of embroidery digitizing, slowly but surely you will gain insight into the best stitch count to be used under different circumstances.
Yes, embroidery digitizing is a lucrative business with businesses and individuals looking for the best digitizing services. However, to be able to stand out amongst the competitors, you need to pay attention to the minor details often ignored by a commercial run of the mill businesses.
At 360 Digitizing Solutions, we bring in the best, fully customized and innovative embroidery digitizing services to our clients that are hard to compete by any commercial agency. If you are looking for innovative and bespoke digitizing services, let’s get connected!