Copyright (c) 2016 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:36:41 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ <![CDATA[Rolling and Felling Feet]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 02:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63403/rolling-and-felling-feet http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63403/rolling-and-felling-feet Rolling and Felling Feet Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Find the potential in these two classic attachments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Match Stripes and Plaids Perfectly]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:33:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64013/video-match-stripes-and-plaids-perfectly http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64013/video-match-stripes-and-plaids-perfectly Video: Match Stripes and Plaids Perfectly Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Stripes and plaids can be matched precisely if you take a few things into consideration. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Best Thread Practices]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:33:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64014/video-best-thread-practices http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64014/video-best-thread-practices Video: Best Thread Practices Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make sure you're threading a needle the right way, and learn how to keep the thread straight. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Replace a Coat Lining]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 02:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63482/replace-a-coat-lining http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63482/replace-a-coat-lining Replace a Coat Lining Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Spruce up your outerwear with designer details. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Vintage-Inspired Styles]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64251/pattern-roundup-vintage-inspired-styles http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64251/pattern-roundup-vintage-inspired-styles Pattern Roundup: Vintage-Inspired Styles Posted by jpetersen
Make old styles new again with these vintage patterns from Simplicity, EvaDress, and Decades of Style, among others. ]]>
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<![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. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 02:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63111/video-miter-corners-on-striped-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63111/video-miter-corners-on-striped-trim Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim Posted by ThreadsMagazine
If using striped fabric as trim, you'll want to miter the corners carefully. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Choose Your Preferred Ease]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 02:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63464/how-to-choose-your-preferred-ease http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63464/how-to-choose-your-preferred-ease How to Choose Your Preferred Ease Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn which pattern areas need it and which don’t. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Industry Insider Techniques, Vol. 7]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:46:43 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64101/industry-insider-techniques-vol-7 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64101/industry-insider-techniques-vol-7 Industry Insider Techniques, Vol. 7 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Louise Cutting shares a behind-the-scenes look at how professionals construct fine clothing worthy of designer labels. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 13:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62910/how-to-sew-a-velvet-frock-coat http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62910/how-to-sew-a-velvet-frock-coat How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat Posted by KennethDKing
My Fortuny frock coat now has a little brother. Read along to find out how I constructed a modified frock coat using a vintage velvet bedspread. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of the 2016 Halloween Costume Contest is...]]> Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:14:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64006/the-winner-of-the-2016-halloween-costume-contest-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64006/the-winner-of-the-2016-halloween-costume-contest-is The Winner of the 2016 Halloween Costume Contest is... Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Find out which costume takes top honors! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Cape Super Express 224]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:19:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63250/pattern-review-cape-super-express-224 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63250/pattern-review-cape-super-express-224 Pattern Review: Cape Super Express 224 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This fully lined, knee-length cape has a 2-inch-wide collar band or a two-piece hood, horizontal arm slots, and angled side-front seams that house hidden inseam pockets. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Bruyere Shirt D0013]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:19:20 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63253/pattern-review-deer-and-doe-bruyere-shirt-d0013 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63253/pattern-review-deer-and-doe-bruyere-shirt-d0013 Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Bruyere Shirt D0013 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A thigh-length tunic offers a twist on the classic men’s dress shirt. It has a spread collar, a separate button placket, a self-lined back yoke, and a curved shirttail hem. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Armani's Unlined Jacket 1516]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:18:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63259/pattern-review-armanis-unlined-jacket-1516 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63259/pattern-review-armanis-unlined-jacket-1516 Pattern Review: Armani's Unlined Jacket 1516 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Enjoy a jacket to wear for years to come. It is fitted, with a notched lapel with rounded edges, angled double-welt pockets, front and back shoulder princess seams, a center-back seam, a single-button closure, shaped two-piece sleeves, sleeve heads, and shoulder pads. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: 1947 Dress With Cutouts D40-4185]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:18:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63256/pattern-review-1947-dress-with-cutouts-d40-4185 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63256/pattern-review-1947-dress-with-cutouts-d40-4185 Pattern Review: 1947 Dress With Cutouts D40-4185 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This V-neck dress replicates a vintage Butterick look. Details abound, including shoulder cutouts and custom shoulder pads. Sleeve options are one-piece tulip sleeves, three-quarter sleeves, or long sleeves with elbow darts and hem slits. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Reader Tip: Cornstarch Paste Makes Bold Marks]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:13:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63488/reader-tip-cornstarch-paste-makes-bold-marks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63488/reader-tip-cornstarch-paste-makes-bold-marks Reader Tip: Cornstarch Paste Makes Bold Marks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Give this method for marking fabric a try for a bold mark that is easily removed. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Q&A: Tween-Sized Patterns]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:07:43 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63540/qa-tween-sized-patterns http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63540/qa-tween-sized-patterns Q&A: Tween-Sized Patterns Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Find out what the best sources for tween patterns are. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Q&A: Shortening Pants for an Asymmetrical Figure]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:07:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63542/qa-shortening-pants-for-an-asymmetrical-figure http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63542/qa-shortening-pants-for-an-asymmetrical-figure Q&A: Shortening Pants for an Asymmetrical Figure Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Fitting for an asymmetrical figure can be tough. Learn how to make pants that will fit any body shape. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #188: Check Out Our Latest Issue]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:06:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63804/threads-188-check-out-our-latest-issue http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63804/threads-188-check-out-our-latest-issue Threads #188: Check Out Our Latest Issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's what you can expect to find in the January 2017 issue of THREADS. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Catching Up With Designer Terry Fox]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2016 06:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63419/catching-up-with-designer-terry-fox http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63419/catching-up-with-designer-terry-fox Catching Up With Designer Terry Fox Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The British designer finds her next calling in sewing education. ]]>
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