Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:58:53 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ <![CDATA[Upcoming Workshops and Classes by Threads Contributing Editors]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:15:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40532/upcoming-workshops-and-classes-by-threads-contributing-editors http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40532/upcoming-workshops-and-classes-by-threads-contributing-editors Upcoming Workshops and Classes by Threads Contributing Editors Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get the inside scoop on the classes held by our contributing editors. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Susan Khalje Launches Online Video Classes]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41558/susan-khalje-launches-online-video-classes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41558/susan-khalje-launches-online-video-classes Susan Khalje Launches Online Video Classes Posted by SLMiller
Susan Khalje Couture Videos are designed for a range of skill levels and cover a variety of couture sewing techniques and garment types. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 10: "Versatile Tops and Bottoms"]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:03:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41496/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-10-versatile-tops-and-bottoms http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41496/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-10-versatile-tops-and-bottoms Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 10: Posted by dfinkle
Designers compete to sell their winning outfit on QVC. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vote for the Winner of the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:25:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41541/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41541/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge Vote for the Winner of the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The top five semifinalists have been chosen, and now it's your turn to vote. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: "Suede to Rest" ]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:22:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest Book Giveaway: Posted by jpetersen
The book "Suede to Rest" by Diane Vallere is the first in her new series of books. Comment below for a chance to win. ]]>
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<![CDATA[11 Free Sewing Patterns]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37131/11-free-sewing-patterns http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37131/11-free-sewing-patterns 11 Free Sewing Patterns Posted by ThreadsMagazine
If you’re looking for inspiration or need new project ideas, here are 11 free patterns to help jump start your sewing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Join the 2015 Half-Scale Challenge at ASE ]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41468/join-the-2015-half-scale-challenge-at-ase http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41468/join-the-2015-half-scale-challenge-at-ase Join the 2015 Half-Scale Challenge at ASE Posted by SLMiller
The 2015 Half-Scale Design Challenge will culminate at the American Sewing Expo, September 25-27, 2015, where the winners will be announced. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Two-book Giveaway]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:48:46 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41365/two-book-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41365/two-book-giveaway Two-book Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
Comment now to enter our giveaway, and you could win two comprehensive books about fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: "Sketching with Sharks"]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:57:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: Posted by dfinkle
See which designer "risks her life" so she can buy extra fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: One-on-One with Sarah Veblen, Part 1]]> Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:36:36 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41415/video-one-on-one-with-sarah-veblen-part-1 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41415/video-one-on-one-with-sarah-veblen-part-1 Video: One-on-One with Sarah Veblen, Part 1 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads sits down with fitting expert and Threads video personality, Sarah Veblen for an exclusive, Insider-only interview. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket Posted by KennethDKing
I’m working on the tailored felted wool coat, which features a unique design resembling tree bark, and wanted a new pocket style for it. Follow along as I demonstrate how to add a decorative welt pocket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Last Chance to Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40757/last-chance-to-enter-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40757/last-chance-to-enter-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge Last Chance to Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Enter your fanciest garments for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Britex Fabrics. Hurry, contest closes at 11:59 p.m. EST, January 16, 2015! ]]>
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<![CDATA[McCall's: Early Spring 2015]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:29:10 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41343/mccalls-early-spring-2015 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41343/mccalls-early-spring-2015 McCall's: Early Spring 2015 Posted by kelsey_plate
Think spring with these new patterns from McCall's. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Announcing "Smart Tailoring with Kenneth D. King" DVD Workshop]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40972/announcing-smart-tailoring-with-kenneth-d-king-dvd-workshop http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40972/announcing-smart-tailoring-with-kenneth-d-king-dvd-workshop Announcing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This three-DVD set includes five hours of comprehensive tailoring instruction from the master. ]]>
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<![CDATA[2014 in Review: Top 21 Most Watched Sewing Videos]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 17:01:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41358/2014-in-review-top-21-most-watched-sewing-videos http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41358/2014-in-review-top-21-most-watched-sewing-videos 2014 in Review: Top 21 Most Watched Sewing Videos Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This end-of-year roundup puts 2014's most popular instructional videos in one place. Start off 2015 by adding a few techniques to your sewing arsenal. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of the Big Sew Stylish Giveaway is...]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41132/the-winner-of-the-big-sew-stylish-giveaway-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41132/the-winner-of-the-big-sew-stylish-giveaway-is The Winner of the Big Sew Stylish Giveaway is... Posted by daguguliaro
Books, sketching panels, pincushions and more! Congratulations to this lucky winner! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get Inspired with Fashions from 72nd Annual Golden Globes! ]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 17:29:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41259/get-inspired-with-fashions-from-72nd-annual-golden-globes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41259/get-inspired-with-fashions-from-72nd-annual-golden-globes Get Inspired with Fashions from 72nd Annual Golden Globes! Posted by kelsey_plate
Take a look at the hottest trends from the 2015 Golden Globes Award Show to get inspired with your future sewing creations. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: "Making a Splash"]]> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:30:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: Posted by dfinkle
A winning designer's resortwear and swimsuit designs are featured in USA Today. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Hand-Stitched Home Giveaway Winners]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:28:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41175/hand-stitched-home-giveaway-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41175/hand-stitched-home-giveaway-winners Hand-Stitched Home Giveaway Winners Posted by AlexLombardi
We gave away two signed copies of Hand-Stitched Home. Find out who the lucky winners are. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Reset Sleeves for a Better Fit]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:07:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40981/how-to-reset-sleeves-for-a-better-fit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40981/how-to-reset-sleeves-for-a-better-fit How to Reset Sleeves for a Better Fit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This technique is a very useful one to have available when altering a garment. ]]>
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