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Fall 2014 Color Trends Abandon Typical Palette

Fall 2014 Color Trends Abandon Typical Palette

Each spring and fall, the Pantone Color Institute tracks global color trends and surveys fashion designers about their use of color. From this market research, the company develops a seasonal Fashion...

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Project Runway Season 13: Episode 5, The Klum of Doom

Project Runway Season 13: Episode 5, "The Klum of Doom"

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Heidi needs a red carpet look for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards.

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An Inside Look at Mary Rays Sewing Studio

An Inside Look at Mary Ray's Sewing Studio

See how one of our contributing editors organizes her space.

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Project Runway Season 13: Episode 4, A Suitable Twist

Project Runway Season 13: Episode 4, "A Suitable Twist"

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Outdated men's suits are transformed into high-fashion designs.

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Project Runway Season 13: Episode 3, Welcome to the Future

Project Runway Season 13: Episode 3, "Welcome to the Future"

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The designers create looks to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Marie Claire magazine.

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Costumes of Downton Abbey at the Winterthur Museum

"Costumes of Downton Abbey" at the Winterthur Museum

A fascinating exhibition you won't want to miss, based on the popular PBS series!

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Project Runway Season 13: Episode 2, Unconventional Movie Nite!

Project Runway Season 13: Episode 2, "Unconventional Movie Nite!"

Designers work in teams to create mini collections.

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Virtual Textile Project Preserves Fabric History

Virtual Textile Project Preserves Fabric History

Digitizing textiles and cataloging them into a database makes the fabrics available to an audience that otherwise would not have access to them or even know they exist.

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How to Finish Seams on Chantilly Lace

How to Finish Seams on Chantilly Lace

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There are a variety of methods for seaming lace. However, they can be challenging if working with delicate lace such as Chantilly. I'll show you a clever technique for finishing seams on tricky lace fabrics.

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Try These Color Combinations for Ice Dyeing

Try These Color Combinations for Ice Dyeing

In Threads #174 (August/September 2014), authors Nick Coman and Chase Wong explain a fascinating way to create random, unique patterns on fabric with ice dyeing. They share a few of their favorite color combinations for ice dyeing in this Web extra.

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Tip: Store Fabric Neatly in Less Space

Tip: Store Fabric Neatly in Less Space

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Learn a clever way to store fabric with this tip from Threads #174 (August/September 2014).

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Q&A: Freezing Bug-Infested Garments

Q&A: Freezing Bug-Infested Garments

An costume and textiles expert answers

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More New York Garment District Fabric Shops

More New York Garment District Fabric Shops

If you will visit New York City's Garment District, be sure to check out these fabric shops listed in this web extra from Threads #174 (August/September 2014).

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10 Ways to Sew with Knits

10 Ways to Sew with Knits

Discover some tips and techniques for sewing with knits.

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Ignite your Handbag Creativity

Ignite your Handbag Creativity

Try these fun products to inspire your purse designs.

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How to Use Border Prints

How to Use Border Prints

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Find out how you can take printed fabrics into new territory.

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Create a Garment Using Tyvek

Create a Garment Using Tyvek

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Play with this unexpected material for stylish results.

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How to Use Ombre Fabric

How to Use Ombre Fabric

Dramatic or subtle, ombré fabrics create distinctive garments.

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Sew an Easy Tyvek Tote (Includes Free Pattern)!

Sew an Easy Tyvek Tote (Includes Free Pattern)!

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

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Under the Gunn, Episode 13: Finale

Under the Gunn, Episode 13: "Finale"

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Find out who won the first season!

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