Get Threads magazine!

Subscribe Renew Give a Gift

design - Threads

design

showing 441 - 460 of 678 posts
First  < Previous 21 22 23 24 25 Next >  Last
Sort By:

Subscribe to RSS feed
Try Your Hand at Hat Trimming: Bows Without Tails

Try Your Hand at Hat Trimming: Bows Without Tails

1 comment

Learn author John Koch's method for making structured fabric bows without tails, with more hat embellishments to come! Part one of a four-part series.

view details view details
Balenciaga in New York

Balenciaga in New York

14 comments

There's a wonderful exhibit in New York - more than 70 of the great Spanish couturier Cristobal Balenciaga's items are on show at The Queen Sofia Spanish Institute.

view details view details
The Kermit-Green Jacket

The Kermit-Green Jacket

25 comments

I figured out a way to save this severely worn green jacket, which haunted my dreams, from the Salvation Army.

view details view details
The Horrockses Book Giveaway Winner Is...

The Horrockses Book Giveaway Winner Is...

Congratulations to the winner of the book "Horrockses Fashions: Off-the-Peg Style in the '40s and '50s."

view details view details
The Double Cloth Patch Pocket

The Double Cloth Patch Pocket

10 comments

This is a companion article to the double-sided cloth article in the magazine (Issue 152 Dec 2010/Jan 2011). I received some questions about how I handled the pocket, so I thought I'd post a how-to!

view details view details
New Amy Butler Patterns

New Amy Butler Patterns

Check out these two brand new patterns from the great fabric designer, Amy Butler for options for you and your home.

view details view details
Staying a Neckline and Armhole

Staying a Neckline and Armhole

31 comments

Staying a neckline or armhole will ensure that you have a polished, professional, gap-free look when making garments with a scoop neck or a sleeveless armhole.

view details view details
Novi Report Part 2: Fashion Challenge at the American Sewing Expo

Novi Report Part 2: Fashion Challenge at the American Sewing Expo

ASE Passion for Fashion design challenge focused on Motor City classics

view details view details
Beautiful Bobbin Lace Hats

Beautiful Bobbin Lace Hats

6 comments

A 16th century technique finds modern expression through the creation of one-of-a-kind hats.

view details view details
Project Runway, Season 8, Episode 11 Recap

Project Runway, Season 8, Episode 11 Recap

7 comments

This week the designers were to use Heidi Klum as their client. At the beginning of the episode she presented a few pieces from her collection for New Balance and challenged them to make a companion...

view details view details
Project Runway: Theres a Pattern Here

Project Runway: There's a Pattern Here

23 comments

This week the designers were challenged to create their own textile patterns inspired by their personal experiences making for a very emotional episode.

view details view details
FIT Exhibit: Japan Fashion Now

FIT Exhibit: Japan Fashion Now

3 comments

The Fashion Institute of Technology explores contemporary Japanese fashion and what makes it unique.

view details view details
Double Bias Length Extension

Double Bias Length Extension

14 comments

Extend your sleeves with bias fabric insets. This technique could also be used to extend the hem of a pair of pants or add interest to a straight skirt.

view details view details
More Vintage Inspiration

More Vintage Inspiration

10 comments

Take a look at this sampling of exquisite vintage garments; This time from the collection of a murder-mystery writer, who uses them for inspiration.

view details view details
Project Runway: A Rough Day on the Runway

Project Runway: A Rough Day on the Runway

31 comments

This week the designers looked to Jacqueline Kennedy as their muse to create All-American sportswear.

view details view details
Staying a Curve with Crossgrain Muslin

Staying a Curve with Crossgrain Muslin

20 comments

Use a strip of crossgrain muslin, to stay a curved armhole before you construct the jacket.

view details view details
Our Friend, Fred Bloebaum

Our Friend, Fred Bloebaum

27 comments

In memory of our beloved friend and colleague, Fred Bloebaum

view details view details
The Fortuny Jacket

The Fortuny Jacket

12 comments

People asked to see the rest of the ensemble after seeing the post of the Fortuny shirt. I don't have a good photo of the jeans just yet, but here's a cute one of the jacket, taken at a recent Threads photo shoot.

view details view details
Design on the Half Scale

Design on the Half Scale

5 comments

The Center for Pattern Design explains the advantages of working small

view details view details
New Fall 2010 Patterns By Butterick

New Fall 2010 Patterns By Butterick

1 comment

Check out the newest patterns from Butterick for the perfect pieces to help you transition into fall this season.

view details view details

showing 441 - 460 of 678 posts
First  < Previous 21 22 23 24 25 Next >  Last