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12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques

12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques

You'll be making buttonholes on par with the pros once you check out this collection of our best buttonhole tutorials.

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How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges

How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges

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Make a creative finished edge with this embellishment technique. It beautifully adorns your garment, and it will provide weight to the hem. This method pays homage to Mariano Fortuny's signature style.

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The Winner of Threads Issue 171 is...

The Winner of Threads Issue 171 is...

Congratulations to the winner of Threads issue no. 171!

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Make a Collage Minibag

Make a Collage Minibag

This pouch packs style - and your phone.

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Magazine Giveaway: Threads #171 (February/March 2014)

Magazine Giveaway: Threads #171 (February/March 2014)

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You could win a copy of the latest Threads issue!

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How to Sew Pin Tucks

How to Sew Pin Tucks

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These easy instructions from "Tucks Made Simple," Threads #171, explain how to sew tiny pin tucks and then how to create intersecting pin tucks. Follow the steps and you'll create elegant and dainty pin tucks in no time.

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Video: How to Machine-Bead a Design

Video: How to Machine-Bead a Design

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Watch and learn how easy it is to machine-bead any design.

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An Interesting Embellishment Technique

An Interesting Embellishment Technique

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It's rare to see something new and different in the sewing world, so I was intrigued by an embellished fabric that a student brought to class. I'll show you how to re-create this technique.

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How to Sew an Embellished Pencil Skirt

How to Sew an Embellished Pencil Skirt

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Watch as Threads Editor Sarah McFarland shows you how to transform a basic straight skirt pattern into a beautiful embellished skirt.

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The Winner of Threads Selects: Easy-to-Sew Flowers is...

The Winner of Threads Selects: "Easy-to-Sew Flowers" is...

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Threads Selects Giveaway: Easy-to-Sew Flowers

Threads Selects Giveaway: "Easy-to-Sew Flowers"

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Enter for a chance to win a free copy of the Threads selects flowers edition.

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The Winner of  Threads Selects: Easy-to-Sew Handbags is...

The Winner of Threads Selects: "Easy-to-Sew Handbags" is...

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Congratulations to user-2223124 for winning our latest giveaway!

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Threads Selects Giveaway: Easy-to-Sew Handbags

Threads Selects Giveaway: "Easy-to-Sew Handbags"

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Enter for a chance to win a free copy of the Threads Selects handbag edition.

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The Winner of Threads Issue 168 is...

The Winner of Threads Issue 168 is...

Congratulations to the winner of Threads issue no. 168!

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More Gorgeous Trims to Know and Sew With: Rococo, Bullion, and Chain

More Gorgeous Trims to Know and Sew With: Rococo, Bullion, and Chain

Discover rococo, bullion, and chain and how to use each in projects.

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How to Make a Fabric Rosette

How to Make a Fabric Rosette

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Easy flower embellishments are perfect for adorning garments, accessories, and more!

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Sewing Is More Than Just A Creative Pastime

Sewing Is More Than Just A Creative Pastime

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Besides creativity, sewing requires skills in math, engineering, color coordination, and so much more!

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Inside a Splendid Embroidered Vest

Inside a Splendid Embroidered Vest

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Eye Candy Supreme! Every now and then, I come across a piece at a flea market that I have no hope of wearing, but it's so splendid that I can't leave it behind. This is one such piece.

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How to Widen a Slot-Seam Opening

How to Widen a Slot-Seam Opening

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Contributing editor Mary Ray shares her method for widening slot-seam openings to uncover the underlay. Learn how to turn this otherwise basic construction element into a unique and unexpected embellishment.

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Re-Create Pleated Edging

Re-Create Pleated Edging

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I found this pillow cover at the flea market recently. The trim along the edge is what caught my fancy, and I determined to figure out how to re-create it.

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