Copyright (c) 2016 en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:54:59 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts <![CDATA[15 Embroidery Tips, Techniques and Projects]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:05:00 -0500 15 Embroidery Tips, Techniques and Projects Posted by EvamarieGomez
This collection of techniques and tips will guide your next hand- or machine-worked embroidery project. ]]>
<![CDATA[Project Runway: Junior: Episode 10: "Finale"]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:36:49 -0500 Project Runway: Junior: Episode 10: Posted by CarolFresia
An impressive runway show at New York Fashion Week culminates in the selection of the first-ever Project Runway: Junior winner. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 06:30:00 -0500 Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to set up your sewing machine to use a twin needle. ]]>
<![CDATA[Enter the 2016 Embroidery Month Giveaway]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Enter the 2016 Embroidery Month Giveaway Posted by EvamarieGomez
Enter for a chance to win one of four $25 gift cards to ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts]]> Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:08:54 -0500 Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Darts are a powerful asset that will allow you to create the exact shape you want in a garment. Learn more in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5. ]]>
<![CDATA[Project Runway: Junior, Season 1 - Episode 8: "Make a Statement"]]> Tue, 26 Jan 2016 10:37:39 -0500 Project Runway: Junior, Season 1 - Episode 8: Posted by jpetersen
In episode 8 of Project Runway: Junior, the designers need to channel their true identities to create a design. Will they be able to keep level heads, or will they stumble under the pressure? ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility]]> Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:33:54 -0500 Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility Posted by EvamarieGomez
Pattern designer Andrea Schewe demonstrates three ways to modify sleeves for better mobility. She walks you through the pattern work and shows you exactly how to achieve your desired results. ]]>
<![CDATA[Make Your Own Shapewear]]> Mon, 25 Jan 2016 06:15:00 -0500 Make Your Own Shapewear Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Smoothing undergarments are a cinch to sew. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Make a Test Garment]]> Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:10:00 -0500 Video: Make a Test Garment Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A test garment is worth the extra effort. Here is some advice for when you're making one, from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5. ]]>
<![CDATA[Expert Tips for Finishing Knits]]> Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:15:00 -0500 Expert Tips for Finishing Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Simple, efficient treatments for edges and openings. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:25:00 -0500 How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment Posted by CarolFresia
Stabilize, baste, and take your time sewing for a flat, ripple-free zipper installation. ]]>
<![CDATA[Project Runway: Junior: Episode 7, "Outfit of the Day"]]> Fri, 15 Jan 2016 13:50:00 -0500 Project Runway: Junior: Episode 7, Posted by CarolFresia
The designers get inspiration from people on the street for this week's challenge. ]]>
<![CDATA[10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2016 16:05:12 -0500 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015 Posted by EvamarieGomez
This collection puts the 10 most-viewed instructional sewing videos from 2015 in one place. Kick off 2016 by supplementing your sewing arsenal with these technique how-tos. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fashion from the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2016 09:20:00 -0500 Fashion from the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Posted by EvamarieGomez
Browse through some of our favorite looks, and find out what trends graced the red carpet at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards. ]]>
<![CDATA[Project Runway Junior: Episode 6, "Superstar Clients"]]> Fri, 08 Jan 2016 16:20:00 -0500 Project Runway Junior: Episode 6, Posted by CarolFresia
Three cheers! The designers make custom outfits for cheerleaders. But it's not nearly as bad as it sounds. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pantone Picks Two Colors of the Year for 2016]]> Wed, 06 Jan 2016 17:30:00 -0500 Pantone Picks Two Colors of the Year for 2016 Posted by SLMiller
Echoing the hues of sunrise, pale, clear pink Rose Quartz and soft, gentle blue Serenity create a calm, yet uplifting, color pairing for 2016. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Fit the Circumference - Resources]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 16:26:42 -0500 Video: Fit the Circumference - Resources Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Fitting for a circumference is a more complicated topic than basic fitting. Watch this Teach Yourself to Sew video tutorial from Season 5 for some resources to help you with circumference. ]]>
<![CDATA[Threads #183: Check out our latest issue]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 13:40:00 -0500 Threads #183: Check out our latest issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's what you can expect to find in the March 2016 issue of THREADS. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Get the Fit You Want]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 10:58:28 -0500 Video: Get the Fit You Want Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It's unlikely a pattern's length will be perfect for you right off the shelf. Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn how to alter a pattern's length. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: A Look at Dress Forms]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 10:55:11 -0500 Video: A Look at Dress Forms Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A dress form is an invaluable tool, but to customize it to your fit, consider modifying a standard dress form or making your own. Watch to learn about the different types of dress forms and their benefits. ]]>