Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - All-how-to category featured posts Threads - All-how-to category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/all-how-to Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:35:17 -0500 Threads - All-how-to category featured posts Threads - All-how-to category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/all-how-to <![CDATA[How to Line a Top to the Edge]]> Thu, 31 Aug 2017 09:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68560/how-to-line-a-top-to-the-edge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68560/how-to-line-a-top-to-the-edge How to Line a Top to the Edge Posted by CarolFresia
For a neat finish, line a pullover top from edge to edge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vintage Dress Copy]]> Wed, 23 Aug 2017 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68479/vintage-dress-copy http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68479/vintage-dress-copy Vintage Dress Copy Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This dress is a copy of a dress the model’s mother wore in the 1950s. Read Threads #193 for a step-by-step method to disassemble and re-create favorite garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Two-Piece Sleeve Pattern]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:42:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67715/how-to-make-a-two-piece-sleeve-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67715/how-to-make-a-two-piece-sleeve-pattern How to Make a Two-Piece Sleeve Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch as Sarah Veblen adapts a one-piece sleeve to make a two-piece sleeve with the perfect amount of ease. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Wing Needles 101]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:36:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67640/video-wing-needles-101 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67640/video-wing-needles-101 Video - Wing Needles 101 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In this video, learn everything there is to know about wing needles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - How to Refold a Pattern]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67636/video-how-to-refold-a-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67636/video-how-to-refold-a-pattern Video - How to Refold a Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In this video, learn the best method of folding a pattern back up to return it to its bag. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Pin Tucks with a Twin Needle]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67630/video-texturizing-fabrics-pin-tucks-with-a-twin-needle http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67630/video-texturizing-fabrics-pin-tucks-with-a-twin-needle Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Pin Tucks with a Twin Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to use a twin needle to create beautiful pin tucks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Fabric Appliqué with Free-Motion Stitching]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 10:00:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67508/video-texturizing-fabrics-fabric-appliqu-with-free-motion-stitching http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67508/video-texturizing-fabrics-fabric-appliqu-with-free-motion-stitching Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Fabric Appliqué with Free-Motion Stitching Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to turn scraps and other small pieces of fabric into a larger fabric piece to create one-of-a-kind garments or accessories. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe Posted by dfinkle
Embrace the heat with these refreshing top alternatives. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Expert Tips for Faced Edges]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 14:17:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67329/video-expert-tips-for-faced-edges http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67329/video-expert-tips-for-faced-edges Video: Expert Tips for Faced Edges Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Use these expert tips to create professional-looking faced edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[5 Tips for Organizing Your Fabric Stash]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:21:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66906/5-tips-for-organizing-your-fabric-stash http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66906/5-tips-for-organizing-your-fabric-stash 5 Tips for Organizing Your Fabric Stash Posted by dfinkle
Take a hands-on approach to managing your textiles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Shape Bias Tape with an Iron]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 14:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67196/video-shape-bias-tape-with-an-iron http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67196/video-shape-bias-tape-with-an-iron Video: Shape Bias Tape with an Iron Posted by EvamarieGomez
Bias tape may be best known for its flexibility. This versatile material can easily follow any curve, and that's why it's so useful for finishing armholes, necklines, and other shaped edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Create a Vintage Cuff Design]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 14:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67200/video-create-a-vintage-cuff-design http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67200/video-create-a-vintage-cuff-design Video: Create a Vintage Cuff Design Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch to learn the first steps in creating a vintage S-shaped cuff. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Mitered Pocket Welt]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 15:56:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67225/how-to-make-a-mitered-pocket-welt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67225/how-to-make-a-mitered-pocket-welt How to Make a Mitered Pocket Welt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This free pattern produces a smooth welt with bulk-free ends. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Quick Tip for Labeling Your Serger ]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 19:40:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66991/video-quick-tip-for-labeling-your-serger http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66991/video-quick-tip-for-labeling-your-serger Video: Quick Tip for Labeling Your Serger Posted by ThreadsMagazine
If you own a serger whose dials are not labeled or are faded, use this tip instead of being at the mercy of your manual. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Quick Tip for Clipping Short Threads]]> Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:51:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66992/video-quick-tip-for-clipping-short-threads http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66992/video-quick-tip-for-clipping-short-threads Video: Quick Tip for Clipping Short Threads Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Conquer your fear of thread clipping with this quick tip. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Make an Asymmetrical Design]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:40:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66894/video-make-an-asymmetrical-design http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66894/video-make-an-asymmetrical-design Video: Make an Asymmetrical Design Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Angela Wolf demonstrates how to turn a basic jacket pattern into an asymmetrical zipped style. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Sheer Trims - Suspended Feathers]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:57:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66701/video-sheer-trims-suspended-feathers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66701/video-sheer-trims-suspended-feathers Video: Sheer Trims - Suspended Feathers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Feathers are a wonderful adornment for special-occasion garments. Make them even more lovely by encasing them in sheer fabrics. Watch to learn how to create this embellishment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Using a Bias Tape Maker]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:57:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66709/video-using-a-bias-tape-maker http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66709/video-using-a-bias-tape-maker Video: Using a Bias Tape Maker Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how easy it is to make custom bias tape with this handy tool. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Join the SewStylish Sew-along!]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:49:35 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66677/join-the-sewstylish-sew-along http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66677/join-the-sewstylish-sew-along Join the SewStylish Sew-along! Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Follow along as we sew Simplicity SewStylish 8328 with you. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Cinch a Dress with an Elastic Waist]]> Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:27:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62830/cinch-a-dress-with-an-elastic-waist http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62830/cinch-a-dress-with-an-elastic-waist Cinch a Dress with an Elastic Waist Posted by dfinkle
Breathe new life into an ill-fitting garment by taking in the waist. ]]>
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