May 2013 - Colman and Company Blog

Monthly Archive:: May 2013

Commercial Embroidery Thread Breaks: True or False?

Thread breaks in commercial embroidery are an unfortunate fact; they happen all the time. However, not all embroidery thread breaks are the same.  Some are even false alarms. Commercial embroidery makes for a wonderful, and profitable, career. Running an embroidery system can be quite entertaining, especially for novices. Who can blame them? Imagine your excitement

Heat Press Tips for Rhinestone Transfers

An essential tool for working with hotfix rhinestones is your heat press. If you do not have a dedicated heat press, don’t worry! A heat press is included with the upgraded Brush-N-Bake hotfix Rhinestone Decorating System from Colman and Company! The Brush-N-Bake Rhinestone Decorating System is an excellent way to grow your business by adding

Choosing Transfer Tape for Hotfix Rhinestones

Silicone Transfer Paper is the professional choice for designs using hotfix rhinestones. Colman and Company carries two types of transfer paper: Traditional and LowTac. The Brush-N-Bake Hotfix Rhinestones Decorating System enables clothing shops to attract customers with the power of customization. Sierra’s Hotfix Era Design program lets you make hotfix rhinestone designs that add tremendous

Embroidery Business Tip: Make Stock Designs Your Own!

Is your embroidery business looking for immediate results that customers will love? A shop that offers stunning designs and excellent customer service will have clients doing business with you repeatedly. There will be times when a customer will come to your embroidery business with only a concept and no artwork to show what they genuinely