Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "SewStylish" blog entries Threads - "SewStylish" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/sewstylish Mon, 23 Jan 2017 23:39:07 -0500 Threads - "SewStylish" blog entries Threads - "SewStylish" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/sewstylish <![CDATA[58th Inaugural Ball Fashion]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:11:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66477/58th-inaugural-ball-fashion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66477/58th-inaugural-ball-fashion 58th Inaugural Ball Fashion Posted by EvamarieGomez
First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence dressed with glamour and grace for the inaugural balls. ]]>
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<![CDATA[74th Annual Golden Globes Red Carpet Fashion]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:52:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66267/74th-annual-golden-globes-red-carpet-fashion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66267/74th-annual-golden-globes-red-carpet-fashion 74th Annual Golden Globes Red Carpet Fashion Posted by EvamarieGomez
Browse through our favorite red carpet looks, and find out what trends were on parade at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards. ]]>
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<![CDATA[SewStylish Spring Fashion 2017 Digital Issue]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:50:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66113/sewstylish-spring-fashion-2017-digital-issue http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66113/sewstylish-spring-fashion-2017-digital-issue SewStylish Spring Fashion 2017 Digital Issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
SewStylish is back by popular demand, and here is a glimpse at what's in store. This issue hits digital newsstands February 17, 2017. ]]>
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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[Sourcing Scuba Knit]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/50837/sourcing-scuba-knit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/50837/sourcing-scuba-knit Sourcing Scuba Knit Posted by SLMiller
Online fabric shops stock lots of scuba knit fabric. Here are some great options! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Autumn Vests and Jackets]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:04:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49277/pattern-roundup-autumn-vests-and-jackets http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49277/pattern-roundup-autumn-vests-and-jackets Pattern Roundup: Autumn Vests and Jackets Posted by jpetersen
Simplicity's Autumn 2016 collection features a variety of vest and jacket patterns for any age and body type. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Fall 2016's strong color palette]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49295/fall-2016s-strong-color-palette http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49295/fall-2016s-strong-color-palette Fall 2016's strong color palette Posted by SLMiller
Autumnal colors skew towards the bold, vibrant, and playful, led by blue rather than the more typical staid brown-based earth tones. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Meet the Cast of Project Runway Season 15]]> Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:16:57 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48981/meet-the-cast-of-project-runway-season-15 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48981/meet-the-cast-of-project-runway-season-15 Meet the Cast of Project Runway Season 15 Posted by jpetersen
Season 15 of Project Runway premieres at 9 p.m.(EDT)/8 p.m.(CDT) September 15, 2016. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Change a Sleeve Pattern to Add a Quilted, Zippered Cuff]]> Thu, 11 Aug 2016 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35220/change-a-sleeve-pattern-to-add-a-quilted-zippered-cuff http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35220/change-a-sleeve-pattern-to-add-a-quilted-zippered-cuff Change a Sleeve Pattern to Add a Quilted, Zippered Cuff Posted by smcfarland
See Angela Wolf's pattern change for the SewStylish 1467 jacket ]]>
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<![CDATA[Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion]]> Wed, 06 Jul 2016 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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<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Summer 2016 Maxi Dresses]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:31:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47912/pattern-roundup-summer-2016-maxi-dresses http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47912/pattern-roundup-summer-2016-maxi-dresses Pattern Roundup: Summer 2016 Maxi Dresses Posted by jpetersen
The maxi dress has become a staple of the summer wardrobe. This easy-to-wear garment can be designed in virtually any style, making it hugely popular. To help inspire your summer sewing adventures, here's a selection of new maxi dress patterns. ]]>
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<![CDATA[9 Ways to Write on Fabric]]> Tue, 31 May 2016 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48099/9-ways-to-write-on-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48099/9-ways-to-write-on-fabric 9 Ways to Write on Fabric Posted by dfinkle
Fun techniques for adding text to your projects! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 13 - "Finale: New York State of Mind"]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 15:48:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48057/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-13-finale-new-york-state-of-mind http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48057/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-13-finale-new-york-state-of-mind Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 13 - Posted by CarolFresia
Find out who was named top designer after a grueling, four-day challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 12 - "Prince of Prints"]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 16:20:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48004/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-12-prince-of-prints http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48004/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-12-prince-of-prints Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 12 - Posted by CarolFresia
In this last challenge before the finale, the designers create custom prints. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Custom Dress Form Options]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47476/custom-dress-form-options http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47476/custom-dress-form-options Custom Dress Form Options Posted by SLMiller
There are several options for custom-manufactured or customizable dress forms for home sewers, and each has different features, different benefits, and different price points. Here's a brief overview. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 11 - "State of the Art"]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:29:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47913/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-11-state-of-the-art http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47913/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-11-state-of-the-art Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 11 - Posted by jpetersen
The five remaining contestants were asked to make wearable art, avant-garde style. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway: Junior - Now Casting for Season 2!]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:29:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47909/project-runway-junior-now-casting-for-season-2 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47909/project-runway-junior-now-casting-for-season-2 Project Runway: Junior - Now Casting for Season 2! Posted by jpetersen
If you or a teen you know might be interested in being a fashion designer contestant, it's time to answer a casting call! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 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[Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 10 - "Rebel with a Cause"]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:55:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47848/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-10-rebel-with-a-cause http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47848/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-10-rebel-with-a-cause Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 10 - Posted by CarolFresia
Fashion and philanthropy go hand in hand when contestants vie for the opportunity to design for contemporary brand N:Philanthropy. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 9 - "A Touch of Style"]]> Wed, 13 Apr 2016 09:21:32 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47805/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-9-a-touch-of-style http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47805/project-runway-all-stars-season-5-episode-9-a-touch-of-style Project Runway All Stars: Season 5, Episode 9 - Posted by CarolFresia
"Athleisure" garments are the challenge. Find out who hits a home run and who strikes out. ]]>
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