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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 How to Sculpt With Pleats How to Use Ombre Fabric

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.

How to Sculpt With Pleats

Fold fabric like Madame Grès and create works of art.

How to Use Ombre Fabric

Dramatic or subtle, ombré fabrics create distinctive garments.

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