FABRI-SOLVY™ - Is a white opaque, fabric-like water soluble stabilizer that has a soft, silky feel. It behaves like fabric during embroidery, allowing ease of stitching and is easily removed like a water-soluble stabilizer. Fabri-Solvy™ rinses cleanly away leaving designs soft and comfortable when worn against the skin and is perfect for baby items.
Fabri-Solvy™ can be used as a topper or backing. It can be hooped alone and computerized embroidery can be done directly onto it. It also can be used as a base for thread lace-making or the ever-popular scarves.
Advantages of F abri-Solvy ™
- Doesn't dry out or stick together
- Leaves project feeling soft and supple
- Flexible without unwanted elasticity
- Leaves no residue; washes out very easily
- Stable in all directions
- Easy to handle, easy to hoop
- Unaffected by humidity
- Will not gum up needle
- No "itchy" residue
Use Fabri-Solvy™ for any project where you want added support or a firmer working foundation than you get with Gunold Solvy® or Super Solvy. Fabri-Solvy™ behaves like fabric during embroidery. Two or more layers of Fabri-Solvy™ may be used for an even firmer foundation. Use only on fabric that can get wet without staining.
Removal of Fabri-Solvy™ is quick and easy. Once stitching is complete, carefully trim or tear away excess Fabri-Solvy™ . It will dissolve by steaming or spraying with warm water. Fabri-Solvy™ will dissolve completely after washing. Fabri-Solvy™ may be washed in cool water, but dissolves more quickly in warm or hot water. Warm, running water is highly effective for quick removal.