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Mastering the art of sewing can be difficult, as it requires a lot of patience and you may often find yourself making small mistakes that can undo hours and hours of work. Our first part of the common sewing mistakes series showcased issues such as having the wrong machine, measuring accurately, and paying attention to the buttons. 

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Friday, 18 August 2017 15:15:00 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
We are often told that we should be more green, both at home and at work. While this is something that is easy to overlook, it can be hugely beneficial, not just for the environment but for business as well. Taking on a more eco-friendly approach can be cost effective and it can improve your public image as customers see your efforts in helping the environment. So, if you’re a clothing manufacturer, how can you be more green?Read More
Friday, 11 August 2017 16:36:00 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,

Warm weather and sunny skies typically mark the summer season, with plenty of time to spend outdoors and bask in the sunshine. We’ve gathered our top five embroidery patterns for summer, in time for some outdoor stitching – perhaps at the beach, watching the waves hit the shore.

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Tuesday, 1 August 2017 10:27:45 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
Here at Stocks we like to keep you on top of contemporary trends, and what your machine should be creating as we are in the flourishing months of summer. As a business, it is vital you keep on top of industry trends and clothing and apparel patterns so you can reach your audience at every interest point.Read More
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 10:39:47 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,

Sewing machines have been around for centuries, facilitating lengthy sewing work. Seams that can now be done in mere minutes used to take a long period of time as they had to be done by hand. Professional seamstresses and tailors conducted these works, especially making clothing for the person wearing them.

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Monday, 19 June 2017 12:09:00 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
Ever since the Neolithic age, Chinese embroidery has stood the test of time. Its fabrics have been made using the superior quality of silk fibres ever since the origin of the practice, which dates back nearly 5000-6000 years in China, the first real sample of which was discovered in a tomb from the Zhanguo period (c.5th-3rd century BC).Read More
Thursday, 15 June 2017 14:03:38 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks Embroidery, China, Sewing, Stocks Sewing, World Embroidery, General,
The weather is getting warmer and warmer and summer is just around the corner! Because of this, it is important to start thinking about the best fabrics for this season – heavy fabrics are to be avoided, as well as dark colours, as they can make you (or your clients) feel uncomfortable and sweaty.Read More
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 16:29:28 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
What are some of the most common sewing mistakes and how can you learn to avoid them?Read More
Thursday, 18 May 2017 14:46:00 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
Spring can be a time for reflection and relaxing. Spending time on your hobby or even your profession can be a great way to spend some time on yourself during this time of the year. If you’re ready for some spring stitching, we have a countdown of 5 of our favourite spring-time patterns. So as the flowers are blooming, the lambs are leaping and the sun is shining, why not sit in the garden and try out some of this seasons stitching and embroidery techniques.Read More
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 13:39:10 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
Making clothing is something that has been happening since the dawn of the human age. While it is a profession as old as time, the way in which we design, create and supply apparel has changed drastically over the years. As with most things in 21st century life, technology has completely altered the face of the apparel industry, meaning that business owners and designers have to keep up with new practices, machines and technologies.Read More
Thursday, 6 April 2017 17:27:01 Europe/London By Andrew Stocks General,
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