1.5 Cut Away is a soft, stabilizing backing that is ideal for general application. Use it on knits, sweaters, fleece and any fabric that stretches. You can use it on fabrics that will be worn next to the skin. Cut the excess backing away from the garment as close to the edge of the embroidery as possible. Cut Away should prevent your embroidery from pulling or sagging. It will add stability to you garment.