Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:11:00 -0500 Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily <![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[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[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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<![CDATA[Win a Copy of the All-New The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40970/win-a-copy-of-the-all-new-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40970/win-a-copy-of-the-all-new-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set Win a Copy of the All-New The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The book and DVD set by Claire Shaeffer is out now, and we're giving away four copies. Learn about this fabulous book and how to enter the giveaway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of The Magic Pattern Book by Amy Barickman is...]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40386/the-winner-of-the-magic-pattern-book-by-amy-barickman-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40386/the-winner-of-the-magic-pattern-book-by-amy-barickman-is The Winner of The Magic Pattern Book by Amy Barickman is... Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to this lucky winner! ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of our Three-Book Giveaway is...]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40917/the-winner-of-our-three-book-giveaway-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40917/the-winner-of-our-three-book-giveaway-is The Winner of our Three-Book Giveaway is... Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to this lucky winner! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 7: "Mix and Match.com"]]> Mon, 29 Dec 2014 17:07:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41069/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-7-mix-and-matchcom http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41069/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-7-mix-and-matchcom Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 7: Posted by dfinkle
Teams create custom date-night looks for Match.com clients. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: Hand-Stitched Home - Signed by Susan Beal]]> Mon, 29 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40968/book-giveaway-hand-stitched-home-signed-by-susan-beal http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40968/book-giveaway-hand-stitched-home-signed-by-susan-beal Book Giveaway: Hand-Stitched Home - Signed by Susan Beal Posted by ThreadsMagazine
We're giving away two copies of this book, signed by the author. Leave a comment and you could win. Don't miss this opportunity! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Teach Yourself to Sew: Order Season 5 Now!]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40962/teach-yourself-to-sew-order-season-5-now http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40962/teach-yourself-to-sew-order-season-5-now Teach Yourself to Sew: Order Season 5 Now! Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The 5th season of our beginner sewing series is now available in our online store. ]]>
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