The only complete book on the manufacture of embroidery throughout the world. A brief history of the mass production equipment, the various machines available for manufacture of trims, allovers, laces & novelties. The newer computerized machines for use in the manufacture of emblems, appliques & direct embroidery on caps & jackets. Pertinent information on every available model & uses of every machine. Designing & creating of embroidery & every available stitch, construction of embroidered effects. The cutting of computer tapes & all computer equipment available. Steps in manufacturing of all types of embroidery with costing for various machines. Sourcing of supplies including threads, special yarns, parts & services & auxiliary equipment, training with hundreds of addresses & phone numbers. Copyrights & trademarks, licensing, importing, & U.S. Customs. Flammability requirements for children's wear. Contains hundreds of photos on each step of discussion including the leading Paris fashions of today.Schneider, Coleman is the author of 'Art of Embroidery in the Nineties' with ISBN 9780960166244 and ISBN 0960166246.