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Embroidery Stabilizer & Backing

Unlock your creativity with our Premium Quality Embroidery Stabilizer, specifically designed to give you flawless and precise results for all your embroidery projects. Whether you're a professional tailor or a DIY enthusiast, this embroidery stabilizer helps maintain the integrity and shape of your designs, preventing fabric distortion for a perfectly finished product.

Our embroidery stabilizer is compatible with a wide range of fabrics, from delicate silks to sturdy denims, ensuring that your design stays in place, regardless of the material. It's ideal for machine embroidery, appliqués, monograms, and decorative stitching, offering robust backing and reinforcement to your work.

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    Tearaway Washaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer by the Yard - 20in wide

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    A 20" wide by the yard cut of Tearaway Washaway embroidery stabilizer. Just enter the yardage you would like and you will receive a continuous cut...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 8x8 100 Precut Sheets

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    ✅ 100, 8" x 8" sheets of all purpose medium weight tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stre...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 12 inch 10 yd roll

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    ✅ 12" x 10 yd roll of all purpose medium weight tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretch...

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    Regular Cutaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 12 inch 10 yd roll

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    ✅ 12" x 10 yd roll of all purpose medium weight cutaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy...

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    Washaway Soluble Embroidery Backing Stabilizer 12 inch 10 yd roll

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    ✅ 12" x 10 yd roll of clear soluble embroidery stabilizer film provides firm stability and then washes away like magic with cold water. ✅ Perfect ...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 4x8 250 Precut Sheets

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    ✅ 250, 4" x 8" sheets of all purpose medium weight tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stret...

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    Heavy Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 12 inch 10 yd roll

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    ✅ 12" x 10 yd roll of all purpose heavy weight tearaway stabilizer works well with high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy fabrics. ...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 8x8 200 Precut Sheets

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    ✅ 200, 8" x 8" sheets of all purpose medium weight tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stre...

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    Heavy Cutaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 12 inch 10 yd roll

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    ✅ 12" x 10 yd roll of all purpose heavy weight cutaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy ...

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    Cloud Cover Stitch Roll - 9.5"x10yd

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    Cloud Cover Stitch is a fusible light weight fabric that is ironed on to the back of your embroidery design. It provides a smooth and scratch free...

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    Heavy Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 4x8 200 precut sheets

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    ✅ 200, 4" x 8" sheets of all purpose heavy weight tearaway stabilizer works well with high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy fabric...

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    Regular Cutaway Stabilizer - 8x8 200 Precut Sheets

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    ✅ 200 8" x 8" sheets of all purpose medium weight cutaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretc...

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    Iron-on Embroidery Backing Stabilizer, 8x8 200 precut sheets

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    ✅ 200, 8" x 8" sheets of Fusible Iron on Tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy fabri...

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    Heavy Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 8x8 200 precut sheets

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    ✅ 200 8"x8" precut sheets of all purpose heavy weight tearaway stabilizer works well with high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy fa...

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    Regular Cutaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 11x11 100 Precut Sheets

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    ✅ 100, 11" x 11" sheets all purpose medium weight cutaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretc...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 11x11 100 Precut Sheets

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    ✅ 100, 11" x 11" sheets of all purpose medium weight tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and st...

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    No Show Fusible Mesh 9.5"x10yd Roll

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    Great when you don't want the stabilizer to show through the front of the garment. No show diagonal mesh is a nylon stabilizer with a diagonal emb...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 12 inch 50 yd roll

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    ✅ 12" x 50 yd roll of all purpose medium weight tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretch...

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    Tearaway/Washaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 12 inch 10 yd. roll

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    ✅ 12" x 10 yd roll of Tearaway Washaway embroidery stabilizer. ✅ A great choice when you need a water soluble stabilizer that is still a non-woven...

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    Sticky Back Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 8x8 50 Precut

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    50, 8" x 8" sheets of sticky back tearaway embroidery stabilizer. Great for those hard to hoop projects. Perfect for both home and commercial em...

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    Regular Tearaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 10 inch 50 yd roll

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    Iron-on Embroidery Backing Stabilizer 10 inch 50 yd roll

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    10 inch 50 yard roll of Fusible Iron on Tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy fabric...

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    Iron-on Embroidery Backing Stabilizer 20 inch 25 yd roll

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    ✅ 20 inch 25 yd roll of Fusible Iron on Tearaway stabilizer works well with medium to high density and large designs, delicate and stretchy fabric...

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    Washaway Embroidery Backing Stabilizer - 8x8 200 Precut Sheets

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Unraveling The Many Types of Machine Embroidery Stabilizer: Your Comprehensive Guide

Every embroiderer knows the importance of a good stabilizer, but with so many options to choose from, finding the right one for your project can feel overwhelming. Here at ThreadArt, we offer a vast selection of embroidery stabilizers for every conceivable project. Let's dive into the world of stabilizers and discover what each type brings to your sewing table.

1. Cutaway Stabilizers

One of the most common types of stabilizers, cutaway stabilizers are a must-have for any embroidery enthusiast. They're particularly effective for high-stitch-count designs on unstable and stretchy fabrics.

Note: Cutaway stabilizers, as the name suggests, must be cut away after embroidery. This provides lasting stability even after multiple washes.

Check out our collection of Cutaway Stabilizers to see the different varieties we offer.

2. Tearaway Stabilizers

Ideal for stable fabrics with low stitch counts, tearaway stabilizers are the go-to option when looking for a stabilizer that is easily removable.

Pro Tip: Gently tear the stabilizer away from the design, moving in the direction of the stitches to avoid distorting the embroidery.

Our Tearaway Stabilizers offer a range of weights and types to match your specific needs.

3. Washaway Stabilizers

When you need the stabilizer to disappear completely after embroidery, washaway stabilizers are the perfect solution. They are the secret to creating freestanding lace and other intricate standalone designs.

Interesting Fact: Washaway stabilizers dissolve in water, leaving no trace behind. They're the magician's choice in the embroidery world!

Explore our Washaway Stabilizers for your next magical embroidery project.

4. Topping Stabilizers

Topping stabilizers are your best friends when working with textured or piled fabrics like terry cloth or corduroy. They ensure your stitches sit atop the fabric for a crisp, clean look.

Remember: Topping stabilizers don't replace regular stabilizers. They work in tandem to provide the best results.

Our Topping Stabilizers are a great addition to your embroidery toolbox.

5. Specialty Stabilizers

For those unique projects that require a little something extra, specialty stabilizers come into play. These include adhesive and fusible backing stabilizers.

Dive into our specialty stabilizers to find the perfect fit for your unique project.


Understanding the different types of stabilizers can be a game-changer in the world of embroidery. Whether you're working on a high-stitch-count design, dealing with stretchy fabrics, or creating standalone lace designs, there's a stabilizer that will meet your needs perfectly.