Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ Sun, 29 Mar 2015 04:40:11 -0500 Threads - All featured posts Threads - All featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/ <![CDATA[Huge Four-Prize Giveaway to Inspire Your Sewing]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42081/huge-four-prize-giveaway-to-inspire-your-sewing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42081/huge-four-prize-giveaway-to-inspire-your-sewing Huge Four-Prize Giveaway to Inspire Your Sewing Posted by jpetersen
Enter this incredible craft giveaway to receive three awesome books and extras. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. EST, May 22, for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: How to Staystitch Two Garment Sections Together]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42154/sewing-tip-how-to-staystitch-two-garment-sections-together http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42154/sewing-tip-how-to-staystitch-two-garment-sections-together Sewing Tip: How to Staystitch Two Garment Sections Together Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This handy sewing tip from Threads #178 will help you get both sides of the garment to stay the same length throughout the staystitching process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book review: Women in Clothes]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42314/book-review-women-in-clothes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42314/book-review-women-in-clothes Book review: Women in Clothes Posted by CarolFresia
How does fashion define, dictate, or declare who you are? ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get ready for Spring!]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42175/get-ready-for-spring http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42175/get-ready-for-spring Get ready for Spring! Posted by SLMiller
It's still cold and snowy in many parts of North America, but at least we can look forward to fresh spring colors in our sewing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway and Interview with Quilting Expert Joan Ford]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:08:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41907/book-giveaway-and-interview-with-quilting-expert-joan-ford http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41907/book-giveaway-and-interview-with-quilting-expert-joan-ford Book Giveaway and Interview with Quilting Expert Joan Ford Posted by daguguliaro
Read our exclusive interview with Joan Ford, the author of "When Bad Things Happen to Good Quilters," and enter for your chance to win a copy of her book. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewaholic Announces its New Davie Dress Pattern]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:13:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42137/sewaholic-announces-its-new-davie-dress-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42137/sewaholic-announces-its-new-davie-dress-pattern Sewaholic Announces its New Davie Dress Pattern Posted by dfinkle
Add this beautiful knit pattern to your sewing shopping list. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winners of The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set are...]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41632/the-winners-of-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set-are http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41632/the-winners-of-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set-are The Winners of The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set are... Posted by daguguliaro
Find out which four lucky winners are going to receive Claire Shaeffer's newest book set! ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Skirt for Your Figure]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41791/how-to-make-a-skirt-for-your-figure http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41791/how-to-make-a-skirt-for-your-figure How to Make a Skirt for Your Figure Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Design a waistband to complement your body. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of "Bead Embroidery: Stitch Samples" is...]]> Sun, 15 Mar 2015 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40389/the-winner-of-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40389/the-winner-of-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples-is The Winner of Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to the winner of this great book! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Eastern Influences at the Met ]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42107/eastern-influences-at-the-met http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42107/eastern-influences-at-the-met Eastern Influences at the Met Posted by SLMiller
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute's spring 2015 exhibition focuses on the West’s fascination with the East. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41615/zipper-basics-sliders-and-stops http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41615/zipper-basics-sliders-and-stops Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops Posted by SewStylishMagazine
This information is essential for anyone who wants to be sure they're approaching zippers the right way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Color-Code Patterns for Easy Access]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:04:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41798/tip-color-code-patterns-for-easy-access http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41798/tip-color-code-patterns-for-easy-access Tip: Color-Code Patterns for Easy Access Posted by ThreadsMagazine
With this easy little trick, finding the pattern you're looking for will no longer be a chore. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Machine Anatomy: How a Stitch is Made]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:35:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42074/sewing-machine-anatomy-how-a-stitch-is-made http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42074/sewing-machine-anatomy-how-a-stitch-is-made Sewing Machine Anatomy: How a Stitch is Made Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this animation to learn how a sewing machine lockstitch is made. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: Gathering Mid- to Heavyweight Fabrics]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:21:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41807/sewing-tip-gathering-mid-to-heavyweight-fabrics http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41807/sewing-tip-gathering-mid-to-heavyweight-fabrics Sewing Tip: Gathering Mid- to Heavyweight Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This simple tip will make sure you're gathering fabrics the right way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Easy Faux Leather Tassel]]> Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41604/easy-faux-leather-tassel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41604/easy-faux-leather-tassel Easy Faux Leather Tassel Posted by smcfarland
Learn how to cut, roll, and stitch a tassel for a bag or keychain. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #178 Magazine Giveaway Winners Are...]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:48:35 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41881/threads-178-magazine-giveaway-winners-are http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41881/threads-178-magazine-giveaway-winners-are Threads #178 Magazine Giveaway Winners Are... Posted by EvamarieGomez
Find out who the three lucky winners are. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 01:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41489/embellish-panties-with-shadow-applique http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41489/embellish-panties-with-shadow-applique Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn to apply this pretty lace detail in three easy steps. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create Elegant Dyed Designs on Silk]]> Mon, 09 Mar 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41789/create-elegant-dyed-designs-on-silk http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41789/create-elegant-dyed-designs-on-silk Create Elegant Dyed Designs on Silk Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Use a resist to create artistic designs with dye. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion]]> Fri, 06 Mar 2015 11:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41610/designer-secrets-off-seam-insertion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41610/designer-secrets-off-seam-insertion Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion Posted by SewStylishMagazine
If you've ever needed to insert a zipper into a garment at a seamless spot, this simple technique is the solution. ]]>
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