Embroidery i2 for Adobe® Illustrator®

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Embroidery i2 for Adobe® Illustrator®

A revolutionary software plug in that lets you create embroidery inside the Adobe® Illustrator® graphic program. Draw or open a vector file, assign a stitch effect, adjust embroidery parameters, and you’re ready to sew the design on the embroidery machine. Embroidery i2 works on both the Mac* and PC. Creates amazing embroidery, and the stitch quality is flawless. Has a short learning curve, so you’re ready to embroider sooner. And, you don’t have to struggle with independent software packages or be bothered by vector compatibility issues. Embroidery i2 is perfect for screen printers, creative professionals, promotional product companies, and digitizers.

Overview


A familiar interface, an intiutive way to work

 

The days of having to struggle with a strange new environment and a separate software application to create embroidery are over.  With Embroidery i2 you'll work right inside Adobe® Illustrator® - you will have special palettes that help create embroidery from vecto art, and just like the special effects and textures that you can apply to your drawings, you can now apply embroidery stitches.

 

There are garment recipes to hlep you along, so you don't have to guess the parameters needed to sew on pique, silks, fleece, jacket backs and many other fabrics.

 

Settings that let you sew perfectly are all available at your fingertips in Embroidery i2.  Control pull compensation so your embroidery does not stretch the fabric, add underlay to stabilize surfaces to sew on , change density or stitch length easily - your stitches will behave just like you expect them to, and get you top marks each time!

 

All inside an interface that you know and love!

 

 

 

 



 

Product Features


A familiar Interface

A familiar Interface

The days of having to struggle with an unfamiliar new environment and a separate software application to create embroidery are over. With Embroidery i2, you’ll work right inside Adobe Illustrator.

AutoClip Stitches

AutoClip Stitches

Remove stitches when segments are layered on top of each other, so the embroidery does not become too dense.

Draw your shapes and apply any stitch you like

Draw your shapes and apply any stitch you like

Draw in Illustrator® like you normally would, and turn the drawing into satin stitches or apply a textured fill.  Open an existing vector file and assign stitches to quickly create a beautiful embroidery design. 


Specs


​Embroidery i2 for Adobe® Illustrator® System Requirements

For PC:

  • Adobe® Illustrator® CS3, CS4, CS5, CS5.1, CS6 (32 or 64-bit) or CC 2017 (32 or 64-bit).
  • Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or Windows 7, Windows Vista Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (certified for 32-bit editions), Windows 8, Windows 8.1.
  • High speed internet connection

For Mac:

  • Adobe® Illustrator® CS3, CS4 or CS5 or CC 2017
  • OS X v10.4.8 - 10.5 (Leopard) or later OS, and a multi-core Intel processor.
  • High speed internet connection

 

Important Note for Mac users: The Embroidery i2 plug-in will not work with the Power PC chip, which was used in older Macs; an Intel-based computer is required to run the software.

If you are unsure about which chip your computer uses, you can look it up by doing the following: click the Apple symbol on the menu bar, and select About this Mac from the list. The new window that opens gives the specifics on you chip, under the heading 'Processor'. If the processor has Intel in the name, it will work with Embroidery i2.      

 

Please CLICK HERE to review the software, FAQs and required Adobe® Illustrator® and Computer Specifications  

Full Software License $3,495.00  ( no monthly subscription)  Click on the shopping cart    to order the i2 plugin for Adobe® Illustrator® online.  

 

A 30-Day full working trial is available for $199.00 and if you elect to purchase at the end of the trial the $199.00 is applied to your purchase price!  To purchase the trial or ask questions about the software please contact us at 800-394-4426, option 4.

 

 

Specifications


​Embroidery i2 for Adobe® Illustrator® System Requirements

For PC:

  • Adobe® Illustrator® CS3, CS4, CS5, CS5.1, CS6 (32 or 64-bit) or CC 2017 (32 or 64-bit).
  • Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or Windows 7, Windows Vista Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (certified for 32-bit editions), Windows 8, Windows 8.1.
  • High speed internet connection

For Mac:

  • Adobe® Illustrator® CS3, CS4 or CS5 or CC 2017
  • OS X v10.4.8 - 10.5 (Leopard) or later OS, and a multi-core Intel processor.
  • High speed internet connection

 

Important Note for Mac users: The Embroidery i2 plug-in will not work with the Power PC chip, which was used in older Macs; an Intel-based computer is required to run the software.

If you are unsure about which chip your computer uses, you can look it up by doing the following: click the Apple symbol on the menu bar, and select About this Mac from the list. The new window that opens gives the specifics on you chip, under the heading 'Processor'. If the processor has Intel in the name, it will work with Embroidery i2.      

 

Please CLICK HERE to review the software, FAQs and required Adobe® Illustrator® and Computer Specifications  

Full Software License $3,495.00  ( no monthly subscription)  Click on the shopping cart    to order the i2 plugin for Adobe® Illustrator® online.  

 

A 30-Day full working trial is available for $199.00 and if you elect to purchase at the end of the trial the $199.00 is applied to your purchase price!  To purchase the trial or ask questions about the software please contact us at 800-394-4426, option 4.

 

 

Features

A familiar Interface

A familiar Interface

The days of having to struggle with an unfamiliar new environment and a separate software application to create embroidery are over. With Embroidery i2, you’ll work right inside Adobe Illustrator.

AutoClip Stitches

AutoClip Stitches

Remove stitches when segments are layered on top of each other, so the embroidery does not become too dense.

Draw your shapes and apply any stitch you like

Draw your shapes and apply any stitch you like

Draw in Illustrator® like you normally would, and turn the drawing into satin stitches or apply a textured fill.  Open an existing vector file and assign stitches to quickly create a beautiful embroidery design. 

Editing Power

Editing Power

Edit designs using tools like Align, Transform, Rotate, etc. to ensure that the design is perfect for the job at hand. Other tools like Zoom, Fit to Screen, Grid Settings help you to view the design in different ways. 

Export Embroidery Design as a PNG file

Export Embroidery Design as a PNG file

Now you can export images of your embroidery designs as PNG images, provides your customers with a 3D rendering of the embroidered design for faster design approval. Great for sharing and showing off your designs.

Fills and More Fills

Fills and More Fills

Fill stitches cover large areas with textured patterns, keeping the overall stitch count (and cost) low. We give you over 22 standard fills, 135 carved fills and over 150 programmed fills so you can create unique textures with thread.

Merge embroidery designs with lettering

Merge embroidery designs with lettering

Adding text to existing designs is a great way to personalize your embroidery projects. With over 125 specially digitized embroidery fonts included in Embroidery i2 plus access to hundreds of TTFs the possibilities are endless!

Thread Charts

Thread Charts

With many popular thread charts included for easy color selection, making design changes to match available threads is now an easy process. Simply work with the thread colors that you prefer.

3 Letter Monogramming

3 Letter Monogramming

Convert a line to a 3 letter monogram by choosing a font. There are special monogram fonts included in the software so it is easy to add decorations. You can apply envelopes to monograms also.

Automatic Start and Stop

Automatic Start and Stop

Let the software automatically determine the optimal start and stop placements for a group of stitch segments. Saves you time and effort of editing your digitized design.

Never Ending Fonts

Never Ending Fonts

Create outstanding embroidery lettering with over 125 specially digitized embroidery fonts that are included in Embroidery i2. Plus, you can convert any TTF into embroidery, giving you instant access to hundreds of fonts.

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