Modern Embroidery Process The modern process is seemingly simple, accomplished using a sophisticated sewing machine that sews designs onto fabric. The image or design to be embroidered is “digitized,” creating a digital file by which a computerized embroidery machine “reads” the programming instructions that tells the needles where to sew stitches to create a visual […]
? Teamwear — From jerseys to full uniforms for every sport under the sun, teamwear has been a core staple of the industry from its inception. Decorated via many technologies, teamwear commands good margins as well as the added profit gained through providing player names and numbers, decorating accessories, and equipment bags and covers. ?Outerwear […]
Embroidered Caps Embroidered headwear is very popular coming this fall at Northwest Custom Apparel. Erik Mickelson believes when it comes to logoed headwear less is more. Keep it simple, stupid. Do not have a lot of detail in your embroidery. Just keep it nice and simple. We recommend if you can draw it with a […]
Voted Best Headwear Supplier in Seattle Northwest Custom Apparel is proud to announce they have partnered up with Outdoor Cap. Outdoor Cap is the premier manufacture of custom embroidered headwear. Outdoor Cap has some great new styles and great new fabrics. The newest performance fabric is called Qtech Performance. Chill out and increase your performance […]
New Era and Northwest Custom Apparel New Era and Northwest Custom Apparel have a lot of things in common. Both New Era and Northwest are family owned businesses. New Era was founded in 1920 by Ehrhardt Koch and will be 100 years old in a few more years. Northwest Custom Apparel was founded in 1977 by […]
Family Reunion, Golf Tourney, Company Picnics We have a special deal for you if you are having any type of event this summer, you need to take part in this great embroidered special. It is a embroidered cap/t-shirt special for just $9.99. That is right you get an embroidered Black Cap and a embroidered t-shirt […]
Great news at Northwest Custom Apparel! Richardson Headwear out of Springfield, Oregon have partnered to bring the high-end baseball caps with the best embroidery in the Northwest. Richardson has been selling baseball caps since 1975 and Northwest Custom Apparel has been embroidering since 1977. The two companies will provide a superior embroidered baseball cap.
When embroidering caps, it is very important to have an understanding of the components of caps themselves. The face fabric and the stabilizer used in the manufacture of caps have a great deal to do with the cap’s ability to accept embroidery.