Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:01:38 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ <![CDATA[Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36531/half-scale-design-competition-for-ase-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36531/half-scale-design-competition-for-ase-2014 Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014 Posted by SLMiller
Enter "Fashion Icons through the Ages," Joi Mahon's 1/2-scale Design Challenge--there's still time! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Bias-Cut Ombré Dress ]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:34:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36509/bias-cut-ombr-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36509/bias-cut-ombr-dress Bias-Cut Ombré Dress Posted by EvamarieGomez
Take a look at an interactive 360-degree view of the abstract piecework coat from Threads #173. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:33:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36482/how-to-create-3d-bubble-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36482/how-to-create-3d-bubble-trim How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim Posted by KennethDKing
Add dimension to your next garment with this vintage technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Construct a Flawless Collar Band ]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:25:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36502/construct-a-flawless-collar-band http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36502/construct-a-flawless-collar-band Construct a Flawless Collar Band Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
Louise Cutting shares her technique for sewing a professional-looking collar band without any hand sewing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create a Garment Using Tyvek]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:18:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36508/create-a-garment-using-tyvek http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36508/create-a-garment-using-tyvek Create a Garment Using Tyvek Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Play with this unexpected material for stylish results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:18:46 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36505/how-to-find-your-waist-and-other-measurements http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36505/how-to-find-your-waist-and-other-measurements How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This—and other mysteries of fit—resolved. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sculpt With Pleats]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:17:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36511/how-to-sculpt-with-pleats http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36511/how-to-sculpt-with-pleats How to Sculpt With Pleats Posted by SusanKhalje
Fold fabric like Madame Grès and create works of art. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Use Ombre Fabric]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:18:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36484/how-to-use-ombre-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36484/how-to-use-ombre-fabric How to Use Ombre Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Dramatic or subtle, ombré fabrics create distinctive garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads Magazine - Issue 173 - June/July 14]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:16:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36374/threads-magazine-issue-173-junejuly-14 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36374/threads-magazine-issue-173-junejuly-14 Threads Magazine - Issue 173 - June/July 14 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads Insiders get the very first look at the June/July 2014 issue of Threads magazine. Subscribers will be receiving their print copies soon, but be the first to check out what's inside this new issue. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew a Figure-eight Stitch]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:14:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36215/video-how-to-sew-a-figure-eight-stitch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36215/video-how-to-sew-a-figure-eight-stitch Video: How to Sew a Figure-eight Stitch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch this video demonstration of how to sew a figure-eight stitch using techniques by Claire Shaeffer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew an Easy Tyvek Bag (Includes Free Pattern)!]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:09:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36325/sew-an-easy-tyvek-bag-includes-free-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36325/sew-an-easy-tyvek-bag-includes-free-pattern Sew an Easy Tyvek Bag (Includes Free Pattern)! Posted by ThreadsMagazine
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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<![CDATA[Apply Elastics to Your Garments]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:58:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36099/apply-elastics-to-your-garments http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36099/apply-elastics-to-your-garments Apply Elastics to Your Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Bind an edge and create a stay tape with these stretchy bands. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Simplicity: Spring 2014]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35395/simplicity-spring-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35395/simplicity-spring-2014 Simplicity: Spring 2014 Posted by EmilyBerube
Kick away the winter doldrums and Spring into a new wardrobe with these fabulous patterns from Simplicity! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 13: "Finale"]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:28:20 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36423/under-the-gunn-episode-13-finale http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36423/under-the-gunn-episode-13-finale Under the Gunn, Episode 13: Posted by dfinkle
Find out who won the first season! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Sew Perfect Collar Points]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:35:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36425/video-sew-perfect-collar-points http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36425/video-sew-perfect-collar-points Video: Sew Perfect Collar Points Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There are all sorts of corners: 90-degree, 45-degree, and less—or more. Watch this video to achieve well-sewn outside corners, such as collar points. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: "Textiles: The Art of Mankind"]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35545/book-giveaway-textiles-the-art-of-mankind http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35545/book-giveaway-textiles-the-art-of-mankind Book Giveaway: Posted by kelsey_plate
You could win 2 great books! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Mary Ray Answers Your Questions on Facebook]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:13:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36414/mary-ray-answers-your-questions-on-facebook http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36414/mary-ray-answers-your-questions-on-facebook Mary Ray Answers Your Questions on Facebook Posted by EvamarieGomez
Visit the THREADS Facebook page from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 23 for an hour-long chat with sewing expert Mary Ray. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quick-Sew Rosette Necklace, Flower Belt & Blossom Brooch]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:44:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36281/quick-sew-rosette-necklace-flower-belt-blossom-brooch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36281/quick-sew-rosette-necklace-flower-belt-blossom-brooch Quick-Sew Rosette Necklace, Flower Belt & Blossom Brooch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Quick-Sew Rosette Necklace, Flower Belt & Blossom Brooch ]]>
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<![CDATA[Three Patterns for Quick-Sew Belts and Wraps]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:42:43 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36290/three-patterns-for-quick-sew-belts-and-wraps http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36290/three-patterns-for-quick-sew-belts-and-wraps Three Patterns for Quick-Sew Belts and Wraps Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Three Patterns for Quick-Sew Belts and Wraps ]]>
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<![CDATA[Five Quick-Sew Pillow Patterns]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:41:40 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36283/five-quick-sew-pillow-patterns http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36283/five-quick-sew-pillow-patterns Five Quick-Sew Pillow Patterns Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Five Quick-Sew Pillow Patterns ]]>
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