Sulky Fabri-Solvy stabilizer is a temporary fabric-like water soluble stabilizer. For use as a topper or backing, and it has the firmness and feel of fabric so it behaves well during embroidery. It easily washes away, placing no stress on your beautiful thread work. It is unaffected by heat from your sewing machine bed. It can be hooped alone and computerized embroidery can be done directly onto it. You will fall in love with its non-woven strength and the quality it brings to all of your projects. All Sulky stabilizers are acid and lead free.