There are a couple of
different kinds of water-soluble stabilizer. One is
clear and plastic, and that brand is Sulky Ultra
Solvy. The other is soft and fibrous, called Vilene.
Both will work very well. Vilene is used in this
Use a size 11 or 75/11 sharp
sewing needle. A sharp sewing needle has a smaller,
finer point than an embroidery needle. That means it
will make smaller holes in the stabilizer.