Coffee Filters for Embroidery Machine Backing: -- If you have an embroidery machine, don't buy that expensive backing. When I bought mine, the man told me to just go to the dollar store, buy some cheap coffee filters, and press them out. They work great! You can use non-woven fabric (i.e. the free bibs for children at some restaurants such as Mc Donald's, etc. They are bigger in size than coffee filters.
Screen printing on the cheap is easy! Really, it is! Before you tackle the next project, be sure to read our beginners tips: http://www.godecals.net/blog/2014/09/13-screen-printing-tips-you-wont-see-elsewhere