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 Thu, 25 May 2017 01:09:47 -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[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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67329/video-expert-tips-for-faced-edges
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66906/5-tips-for-organizing-your-fabric-stash
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67196/video-shape-bias-tape-with-an-iron
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67200/video-create-a-vintage-cuff-design
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67225/how-to-make-a-mitered-pocket-welt
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66991/video-quick-tip-for-labeling-your-serger
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66992/video-quick-tip-for-clipping-short-threads
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66894/video-make-an-asymmetrical-design
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66701/video-sheer-trims-suspended-feathers
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66709/video-using-a-bias-tape-maker
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66677/join-the-sewstylish-sew-along
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62830/cinch-a-dress-with-an-elastic-waist
<![CDATA[21 Fabric Tips and Tricks]]> Sat, 04 Feb 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/21-fabric-tips-and-tricks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/21-fabric-tips-and-tricks 21 Fabric Tips and Tricks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There's no end to what you can learn about fabric. This collection of articles and videos helps demystify sewing with silks and knits, demonstrates how to identify fabric with a burn test, and even shows you how to dye fabric. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/21-fabric-tips-and-tricks
<![CDATA[Video: Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:08:44 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66116/video-free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66116/video-free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator Video: Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch to learn how a stitch regulator can help create even free-motion stitching. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66116/video-free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator
<![CDATA[Video: Create a Slashed Opening With an Underlay]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:12:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66070/video-create-a-slashed-opening-with-an-underlay http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66070/video-create-a-slashed-opening-with-an-underlay Video: Create a Slashed Opening With an Underlay Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch to learn how to take a simple placket to the next level. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66070/video-create-a-slashed-opening-with-an-underlay
<![CDATA[Video: An Alternative to Clipping Seam Allowances]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2016 11:02:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66069/video-an-alternative-to-clipping-seam-allowances http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66069/video-an-alternative-to-clipping-seam-allowances Video: An Alternative to Clipping Seam Allowances Posted by ThreadsMagazine
For smooth edges along curves, skip clipping. Watch this video tutorial to see how this works. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66069/video-an-alternative-to-clipping-seam-allowances
<![CDATA[Top 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2016]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:27:47 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66004/top-10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2016 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66004/top-10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2016 Top 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2016 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch all of our most popular videos this year in one place. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66004/top-10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2016
<![CDATA[Video: Fix a Broken Acrylic Ruler]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:09:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65994/video-fix-a-broken-acrylic-ruler http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65994/video-fix-a-broken-acrylic-ruler Video: Fix a Broken Acrylic Ruler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Don't toss your broken acrylic ruler just yet. Watch this quick tip to learn how to save this handy tool. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65994/video-fix-a-broken-acrylic-ruler
<![CDATA[Video: Easy Seam Turning]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:55:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65975/video-easy-seam-turning http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65975/video-easy-seam-turning Video: Easy Seam Turning Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This seam-turning technique is easy to follow and is perfect to use when creating pillows or items with a lining. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65975/video-easy-seam-turning
<![CDATA[Video: A No-Bulk Elastic Join ]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:31:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65867/video-a-no-bulk-elastic-join http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65867/video-a-no-bulk-elastic-join Video: A No-Bulk Elastic Join Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn a bulk-free method for joining two elastic ends. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65867/video-a-no-bulk-elastic-join