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Three border types for option: merrow border, heat cut border, scissor cut border ● Merrow Border Merrow border is the type of border: merrowing, sometimes known as overlocking or overlock sewing is the process of wrapping thread around fabric, yielding an efficient and uniform stitch. Merrow borders are best used for designs with regular shapes like circles, squares, rectangles, or ovals. The merrow border common size is 1/8" in thickness. Merrow border is the traditional look of an embroidered patch. Star Lapel Pin Co., Ltd. specializes in producing highest quality of promotional gifts. Our mission is offer the superior quality products at professional service, highly competitive prices and on-time delivery. Through our manufacturing site over 64,000 square meters with 1000 experienced workers, the machinery and equipment constantly update, we guarantee that you're happy with your order-each and every time. Our materials are in line with environmental standards and meet the requirements of the European standard EN71 or low lead standards in the United States. since 1984.

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How to choose the patch border types?

Three border types for option: merrow border, heat cut border, scissor cut border

● Merrow Border
Merrow border is the type of border: merrowing, sometimes known as overlocking or overlock sewing is the process of wrapping thread around fabric, yielding an efficient and uniform stitch. Merrow borders are best used for designs with regular shapes like circles, squares, rectangles, or ovals. The merrow border common size is 1/8" in thickness. Merrow border is the traditional look of an embroidered patch.

Merrow Border Patches Reference

● Heat Cut Border
Heat Cut Edging are recommended on patches that are in complex shapes. A heat cut border is cut out by a hot knife or a laser machine then shaping in the edge of your design. This technique is suggested that using on patches with many angles and irregular borders.

Heat Cut Border Reference

● Scissor Cut Border
This way is extremely suitable for felt, flannel and leather. Some materials such as polyester and cotton might lead to a huge damage on your patch.

Scissor Cut Border Patches Reference

Star Lapel Pin - specializes in supplying highest quality of customized metal, embroidery and promotional products.

Located in Taiwan since 1984, Star Lapel Pin Co., Ltd. is a promotional product manufacturer. Main products, including metal gift, custom challenge coins, custom lapel pin, custom medal, custom metal keychain, iron on patch, lanyard, silicone product, soft PVC product and corporate giveaway.

Promotional gifts meeting European standard EN71 or low lead standards in the United States, Star Lapel Pin has over 36 years experience in the metal industry, the machinery and equipment constantly update CNC and discard it, automatic injection and automatic color machine, etc. Through our manufacturing site over 64,000 square meters with 1000 experienced workers, the machinery and equipment constantly update, we guarantee that you're happy with your order-each and every time.

Star Lapel Pin has been offering customers high-quality promotional gifts since 1984, both with advanced technology and 40 years of experience, Star Lapel Pin ensures each customer's demands are met.