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Most of these URL's are direct links to articles I've written elsewhere on the internet.  Instead of duplicating the information here on my website, I am including links to help you find more informative resources.  I have also included links I have found very helpful in general for serger and machine embroidery.

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A Poppy Serger or Sewing Machine Cover Amazon.com Kindle book This is a pattern I sell, written for Kindle. You can find it on Amazon.com. serger machine embroidery 
Cooperative Extension list of serger and sewing PDF resources http://www.ca.uky.edu/hes/index.php?p=1084 serger, sewing, fashion sewing serger  
Easy Machine Embroidery Technique for Perfect Placement http://ezinearticles.com/?Easy-Machine-Embroidery-Technique-for-Perfect-Placement&id=6815419 machine embroider, quilting, embroidered decoupage  machine embroidery 
Floriani Stabilizer Workbook http://www.rnkdistributing.com/pid-205-35/Floriani_Stabilizer_Workbook.html Although this is specific to Floriani stabilizers, which are excellent, it also gives information that is useful about stabilizers in general.  machine embroidery, stabilizer 
Free Sewing and Embroidery Apps for iPhone http://ezinearticles.com/?Free-Sewing-and-Embroidery-Apps-for-iPhone&id=6838514 machine embroidery, fashion sewing, organization  machine embroidery 
How to Create a Blanket Stitch on a Serger, Especially on a Baby Lock http://ezinearticles.com/?How-to-Create-a-Blanket-Stitch-on-a-Serger,-Especially-on-a-Baby-Lock&id=6679211 serger, blanket stitch serger  
How to use a Smocking in the Hoop design http://cherishedneedlecreations.wordpress.com/2012/02/23/how-to-use-a-smocking-in-the-hoop-design/ machine embroidery  Machine Embroidery 
Jenny Haskins Stabilizer Workbook http://www.rnkdistributing.com/pid-1690-65/Jenny_Haskins_Stabilizer_Workbook.html Like the Floriani workbook above, this workbook is useful for stabilizers in general, as well as Jenny Haskins stabilizers specifically.  machine embroidery, stabilizer 
Necessary Notions for a Beginning Machine Embroiderer http://ezinearticles.com/?Necessary-Notions-for-a-Beginning-Machine-Embroiderer&id=6769432 machine embroidery  machine embroidery, beginner 
Quilting and Machine Embroidery Team Up for Beautiful Quilts http://ezinearticles.com/?Quilting-and-Machine-Embroidery-Team-Up-for-Beautiful-Quilts&id=6861359 machine embroider, quilting  machine embroidery 
Quilting in the Hoop: Use Your Embroidery Machine for Personalized, Perfect Quilting http://ezinearticles.com/?Quilting-in-the-Hoop:-Use-Your-Embroidery-Machine-for-Personalized,-Perfect-Quilting&id=6794164 machine embroider, quilting  machine embroidery 
Reasons to Consider Buying a Serger or Overlocker http://ezinearticles.com/?Reasons-to-Consider-Buying-a-Serger-or-Overlocker&id=6818610 serger buying serger  
Serger Magic: Decorative Braids by Serger Using the Overlock Stitch http://ezinearticles.com/?Serger-Magic:-Decorative-Braids-by-Serger-Using-the-Overlock-Stitch&id=6739862 decorative serging serger  
Serger Magic: Embellishments by Serger Using the Rolled Hem Stitch http://ezinearticles.com/?Serger-Magic:-Embellishments-by-Serger-Using-the-Rolled-Hem-Stitch&id=6739855 decorative serging serger  
Serger Magic: Embellishments Using the Rolled Hem Stitch - Piping and Soutache http://ezinearticles.com/?Serger-Magic:-Embellishments-Using-the-Rolled-Hem-Stitch---Piping-and-Soutache&id=6744601 serger, rolled hem, decorative serging serger  
The Embroidery Professor http://www.embroideryprofessor.com/ Chris Murphy of Needleheads has a wonderful blog here   machine embroidery 
The Magic of Serger Stitches: The Rolled Hem http://ezinearticles.com/?The-Magic-of-Serger-Stitches:-The-Rolled-Hem&id=6712557 serger, rolled hem serger  
The Ribbon Retreat free tutorials www.theribbonretreat.com Great free tutorials, both PDF and in blog format. Mostly hair bows, ribbons, and simple clothing.   
The Top 10 Tips for Perfect Machine Embroidery http://ezinearticles.com/?The-Top-10-Tips-for-Perfect-Machine-Embroidery&id=6769355 machine embroidery tips  machine embroidery 
Think Green and Save Money: Techniques for Using and Reusing Non-Sticky Wash Away Stabilizers http://ezinearticles.com/?Think-Green-and-Save-Money:-Techniques-for-Using-and-Reusing-Non-Sticky-Wash-Away-Stabilizers&id=6711364 machine embroidery  machine embroidery, stabilizer 
Think Green and Save Money: Techniques for Using and Reusing Tear Away and Cut Away Stabilizers http://ezinearticles.com/?Think-Green-and-Save-Money:-Techniques-for-Using-and-Reusing-Tear-Away-and-Cut-Away-Stabilizers&id=6711349 machine embroidery  machine embroidery, stabilizer 
Think Green and Save Money: Techniques for Using Sticky Tear Away or Wash Away Stabilizers http://ezinearticles.com/?Think-Green-and-Save-Money:-Techniques-for-Using-Sticky-Tear-Away-or-Wash-Away-Stabilizers&id=6711355 machine embroidery  machine embroidery, stabilizer 
Threading tricky threads in a Baby Lock http://babylock.com/sergers/decorative-serging/ Video for alternate ways of threading, see also the instructional manual listed on the right. Serger threading  
Threads magazine: Introductory serger techniques http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/23234/4-serging-techniques/page/all This follows an article in Threads magazine issue 160. serger, beginner  
Troubleshooting Thread Breaking in Sewing and Embroidery Machines and Sergers http://ezinearticles.com/?Troubleshooting-Thread-Breaking-in-Sewing-and-Embroidery-Machines-and-Sergers&id=6794113 machine embroidery, serger, threads  machine embroidery 
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