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Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014 Video: How to Sew a Figure-eight Stitch Sew an Easy Tyvek Bag (Includes Free Pattern)! Apply Elastics to Your Garments Simplicity: Spring 2014

Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014

Enter "Fashion Icons through the Ages," Joi Mahon's 1/2-scale Design Challenge--there's still time!

Video: How to Sew a Figure-eight Stitch

Watch this video demonstration of how to sew a figure-eight stitch using techniques by Claire Shaeffer.

Sew an Easy Tyvek Bag (Includes Free Pattern)!

Make a fun and fully recyclable handbag with a geometric print in this web extra from Threads #173 (June/July 2014).

Apply Elastics to Your Garments

Bind an edge and create a stay tape with these stretchy bands.

Simplicity: Spring 2014

Kick away the winter doldrums and Spring into a new wardrobe with these fabulous patterns from Simplicity!

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Bias-Cut Ombré Dress How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim Construct a Flawless Collar Band Create a Garment Using Tyvek How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements

Bias-Cut Ombré Dress

Take a look at an interactive 360-degree view of the abstract piecework coat from Threads #173.

How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim

Add dimension to your next garment with this vintage technique.

Construct a Flawless Collar Band

Louise Cutting shares her technique for sewing a professional-looking collar band without any hand sewing.

Create a Garment Using Tyvek

Play with this unexpected material for stylish results.

How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements

This—and other mysteries of fit—resolved.

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