What does in the hoop mean?
In the Hoop or ITH embroidery means that all or most of a complete 3-d object is created on the embroidery machine. You aren’t putting a design onto something, you are actually making the bag, the stuffed toy, the mugrug, the keyfob, etc. … All of these designs were made without touching a sewing machine.
What is in the hoop sewing?
In a nutshell, In-the-Hoop embroidery designs are digital sewing patterns that stitch themselves on your embroidery machine – literally! … The entire bag is stitched by the embroidery machine – the ribbon, the applique, the monogram, the bag construction and YES – even the zipper!