Copyright (c) 2016 en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:36:30 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts <![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Autumn Vests and Jackets]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:04:06 -0500 Pattern Roundup: Autumn Vests and Jackets Posted by jpetersen
Simplicity's Autumn 2016 collection features a variety of vest and jacket patterns for any age and body type. ]]>
<![CDATA[Four Clever Reader Tips]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:35:00 -0500 Four Clever Reader Tips Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Four reader-submitted tips that will help you sew better than ever. ]]>
<![CDATA[Dive Into Scuba Knits]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:45:00 -0500 Dive Into Scuba Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew with neoprene’s high-style alternative. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fall 2016's strong color palette]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:00:00 -0500 Fall 2016's strong color palette Posted by SLMiller
Autumnal colors skew towards the bold, vibrant, and playful, led by blue rather than the more typical staid brown-based earth tones. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Detroit Cuff]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:43:07 -0500 The Detroit Cuff Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Adapt a classic work jacket feature to any sleeve. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Drape Bust Darts]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:42:02 -0500 How to Drape Bust Darts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
For a personalized fit, shape fabric on the body. ]]>
<![CDATA[Bobbinwork Embroidery]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:38:01 -0500 Bobbinwork Embroidery Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Stitch motifs with specialty thread in the bobbin. ]]>
<![CDATA[Chanel Jacket Comparison]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:32:59 -0500 Chanel Jacket Comparison Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The fascinating differences between haute couture and ready-to-wear. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Machine-Bed Smoother]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:30:01 -0500 Notions: Machine-Bed Smoother Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Fabric snags while machine sewing will be a thing of the past with these adhesive rectangles. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Flexible Craft Vinyl]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:29:55 -0500 Notions: Flexible Craft Vinyl Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These rolls of clear vinyl can be used for any number of crafts. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Fast-Drying Hand Cream]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:29:19 -0500 Notions: Fast-Drying Hand Cream Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This natural hand cream won't leave your hands feeling greasy. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: How to Make Sewing Patterns, Second Edition]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:29:13 -0500 Notions: How to Make Sewing Patterns, Second Edition Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This book will teach you all you need to know about making patterns. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Fascinators]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:29:10 -0500 Notions: Fascinators Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In this incredible book, an expert shares 25 projects for making an assortment of headpieces. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Style Arc Taylor Knit Skirt]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:56:20 -0500 Pattern Review: Style Arc Taylor Knit Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Try a quick, below-knee, pull-on knit skirt. This design is form-fitting, with negative ease. It consists of two panels joined by diagonal seams in front and in back, with edgestitching along the front seam and a front hemline slit. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Simplicity 8056 Trousers or Shorts]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:55:43 -0500 Pattern Review: Simplicity 8056 Trousers or Shorts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This Amazing Fit tailored trouser pattern has clean lines, slightly flared legs, and pattern piece options for different body types. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Simplicity 8058 Ensemble]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:55:41 -0500 Pattern Review: Simplicity 8058 Ensemble Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A lot of style is packed into these pieces by Cynthia Rowley. The hip-length, unlined jacket has a raised neckline, an asymmetrical front, dropped shoulders, patch pockets, and a bound buttonhole closure. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: McCall's 7330 Jumpsuits]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:55:37 -0500 Pattern Review: McCall's 7330 Jumpsuits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A stylish jumpsuit and romper pattern brims with dressmaker details. The core design consists of two pieces joined by an inset waistband that sits at the natural waist. ]]>
<![CDATA[Stylish Jumpsuit]]> Wed, 17 Aug 2016 06:50:00 -0500 Stylish Jumpsuit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take an interactive 360-degree view if this collage-like dress from the August/September 2016 issue of Threads. ]]>
<![CDATA[Threads Magazine - Issue 187 - Oct/Nov 2016]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:33:12 -0500 Threads Magazine - Issue 187 - Oct/Nov 2016 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads Insiders get the very first look at the October 2016 issue of Threads magazine. ]]>
<![CDATA[Q&A: How to Sew a Welt Pocket Over a Dart]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:25:20 -0500 Q&A: How to Sew a Welt Pocket Over a Dart Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A tailoring expert shares his advice for sewing a double-welt pocket over a dart. ]]>