Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ Sat, 25 Apr 2015 03:55:23 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ <![CDATA[How to Buy the Right Pattern Size]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:56:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42998/how-to-buy-the-right-pattern-size http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42998/how-to-buy-the-right-pattern-size How to Buy the Right Pattern Size Posted by ThreadsMagazine
For some, purchasing patterns can be overwhelming - how do you choose the right size? We'll show you how in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew, Season 5. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Cotton Challenge]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42868/the-cotton-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42868/the-cotton-challenge The Cotton Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Contributing editors find the potential in a staple fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Recommendations for Spring 2015 Fashion Trends]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42931/pattern-recommendations-for-spring-2015-fashion-trends http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42931/pattern-recommendations-for-spring-2015-fashion-trends Pattern Recommendations for Spring 2015 Fashion Trends Posted by dfinkle
Decide which garments you want to sew this season. ]]>
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<![CDATA[National Serger Month Expert Chat with Pamela Leggett]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:36:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42974/national-serger-month-expert-chat-with-pamela-leggett http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42974/national-serger-month-expert-chat-with-pamela-leggett National Serger Month Expert Chat with Pamela Leggett Posted by EvamarieGomez
Log on to Threads Facebook page from 4 to 5 p.m. EST on Thursday, April 30 to get your serging questions answered. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make Slippers]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42894/how-to-make-slippers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42894/how-to-make-slippers How to Make Slippers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These cozy warmers give new meaning to the term “happy feet.” ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #179: Check out our latest issue and enter to win!]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42840/threads-179-check-out-our-latest-issue-and-enter-to-win http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42840/threads-179-check-out-our-latest-issue-and-enter-to-win Threads #179: Check out our latest issue and enter to win! Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's a sneak peek at what you expect to find in the June/July 2015 issue of Threads. You can also enter to win a copy! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Dressmaker Jacket]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42970/dressmaker-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42970/dressmaker-jacket Dressmaker Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take an interactive 360-degree view of this sweetheart-neckline jacket that is featured in "Pattern Review", Threads #179. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: By Hand London Georgia Dress]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42734/pattern-review-by-hand-london-georgia-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42734/pattern-review-by-hand-london-georgia-dress Pattern Review: By Hand London Georgia Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews the Georgia Dress pattern from By Hand London. This dress has curved front and back empire-waist seams, a lined, two-piece bust-cup style bodice, front and back princess seams, and an invisible side-seam zipper. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Simplicity Threads 1103 Dresses]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42826/pattern-review-simplicity-threads-1103-dresses http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42826/pattern-review-simplicity-threads-1103-dresses Pattern Review: Simplicity Threads 1103 Dresses Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews the Simplicity Threads 1103 pattern. This dress comes in four variations. All views feature a dropped waistline and an above-the-knee hem. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Simplicity 1287 Boys' and Men's Knit Pullover Shirts]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42829/pattern-review-simplicity-1287-boys-and-mens-knit-pullover-shirts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42829/pattern-review-simplicity-1287-boys-and-mens-knit-pullover-shirts Pattern Review: Simplicity 1287 Boys' and Men's Knit Pullover Shirts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews Simplicity Pattern 1287. These knit shirts have long sleeves and cuffs, a hemline band, and three neckline variations. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Use Painter's Tape on Napped Fabric]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:14 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42832/tip-use-painters-tape-on-napped-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42832/tip-use-painters-tape-on-napped-fabric Tip: Use Painter's Tape on Napped Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This little tip can be a big help when you need to consider the direction of napped fabric during piecing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Fusible and Sew-In Foam]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42838/notions-fusible-and-sew-in-foam http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42838/notions-fusible-and-sew-in-foam Notions: Fusible and Sew-In Foam Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These useful foam pads are soft, yet supportive. Great for bags, totes, and tablet cases. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Vintage Pattern Mementos]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:15:15 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42834/notions-vintage-pattern-mementos http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42834/notions-vintage-pattern-mementos Notions: Vintage Pattern Mementos Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These delightful notebooks and note cards are based off of vintage patterns. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Speed Up Pattern Tracing with the Double Tracing Wheel]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:15:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42836/notions-speed-up-pattern-tracing-with-the-double-tracing-wheel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42836/notions-speed-up-pattern-tracing-with-the-double-tracing-wheel Notions: Speed Up Pattern Tracing with the Double Tracing Wheel Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This clever gadget lets you mark your seam allowances at the same time that you trace a garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Marfy 3325 Jacket]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:49:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42731/pattern-review-marfy-3325-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42731/pattern-review-marfy-3325-jacket Pattern Review: Marfy 3325 Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews Marfy Pattern 3325. This dressmaker jacket, designed to be worn without a blouse beneath, features a sweetheart neckline, high-cut armholes, and cap sleeves. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Embellishments Special Issue Giveaway Winners]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:42:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42957/embellishments-special-issue-giveaway-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42957/embellishments-special-issue-giveaway-winners Embellishments Special Issue Giveaway Winners Posted by AlexLombardi
Find out which lucky Threads members will be taking home a copy of this great magazine. ]]>
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<![CDATA[2015 National Serger Month Giveaway Winners]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:42:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42963/2015-national-serger-month-giveaway-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42963/2015-national-serger-month-giveaway-winners 2015 National Serger Month Giveaway Winners Posted by AlexLombardi
Find out if you are one of the lucky Threads members who will receive a set of two serging DVDs. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tips for a Successful Zipper Insertion]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:29:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42874/tips-for-a-successful-zipper-insertion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42874/tips-for-a-successful-zipper-insertion Tips for a Successful Zipper Insertion Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Say goodbye to puckers, bumps, and misaligned seams. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make a Removable Button Strip]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:26:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42870/make-a-removable-button-strip http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42870/make-a-removable-button-strip Make a Removable Button Strip Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Put your delicate closures on a removable band. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads Magazine - Issue 179 - June/July 15]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:22:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42876/threads-magazine-issue-179-junejuly-15 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42876/threads-magazine-issue-179-junejuly-15 Threads Magazine - Issue 179 - June/July 15 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads Insiders get the very first look at the June/July 2015 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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