Copyright (c) 2016 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:14:00 -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[Free Tutorial: Make a Sewing Machine Cover ]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:12:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46383/free-tutorial-make-a-sewing-machine-cover http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46383/free-tutorial-make-a-sewing-machine-cover Free Tutorial: Make a Sewing Machine Cover Posted by dfinkle
Protect your machine from dust and debris with this sewing room essential. ]]>
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<![CDATA[15 Ways to Sew Knit Fabrics]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37197/15-ways-to-sew-knit-fabrics http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37197/15-ways-to-sew-knit-fabrics 15 Ways to Sew Knit Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn some expert tips and techniques for sewing with knits. ]]>
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<![CDATA[15 Embroidery Tips, Techniques and Projects]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43448/15-embroidery-tips-techniques-and-projects http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43448/15-embroidery-tips-techniques-and-projects 15 Embroidery Tips, Techniques and Projects Posted by EvamarieGomez
This collection of techniques and tips will guide your next hand- or machine-worked embroidery project. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46126/video-how-to-thread-a-twin-needle http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46126/video-how-to-thread-a-twin-needle Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to set up your sewing machine to use a twin needle. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2016 Embroidery Month Giveaway]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46935/enter-the-2016-embroidery-month-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46935/enter-the-2016-embroidery-month-giveaway Enter the 2016 Embroidery Month Giveaway Posted by EvamarieGomez
Enter for a chance to win one of four $25 gift cards to EmbroideryOnline.com. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway: Junior, Season 1 - Episode 9: "Finale, Part 1"]]> Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46970/project-runway-junior-season-1-episode-9-finale-part-1 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46970/project-runway-junior-season-1-episode-9-finale-part-1 Project Runway: Junior, Season 1 - Episode 9: Posted by jpetersen
Things are really starting to heat up in the competition and the pressure is on for the remaining four contestants. If you missed it, this recap will tell you all that happened in episode 9. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility]]> Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:33:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46609/video-how-to-modify-sleeves-for-better-arm-mobility http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46609/video-how-to-modify-sleeves-for-better-arm-mobility Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility Posted by EvamarieGomez
Pattern designer Andrea Schewe demonstrates three ways to modify sleeves for better mobility. She walks you through the pattern work and shows you exactly how to achieve your desired results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46296/how-to-sew-an-invisible-zipper-in-a-knit-garment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46296/how-to-sew-an-invisible-zipper-in-a-knit-garment How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment Posted by CarolFresia
Stabilize, baste, and take your time sewing for a flat, ripple-free zipper installation. ]]>
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<![CDATA[10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2016 16:05:12 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46608/10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2015 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46608/10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2015 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015 Posted by EvamarieGomez
This collection puts the 10 most-viewed instructional sewing videos from 2015 in one place. Kick off 2016 by supplementing your sewing arsenal with these technique how-tos. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Fashion from the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2016 09:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46551/fashion-from-the-73rd-annual-golden-globe-awards http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46551/fashion-from-the-73rd-annual-golden-globe-awards Fashion from the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Posted by EvamarieGomez
Browse through some of our favorite looks, and find out what trends graced the red carpet at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pantone Picks Two Colors of the Year for 2016]]> Wed, 06 Jan 2016 17:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46510/pantone-picks-two-colors-of-the-year-for-2016 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46510/pantone-picks-two-colors-of-the-year-for-2016 Pantone Picks Two Colors of the Year for 2016 Posted by SLMiller
Echoing the hues of sunrise, pale, clear pink Rose Quartz and soft, gentle blue Serenity create a calm, yet uplifting, color pairing for 2016. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #183: Check out our latest issue]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 13:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46535/threads-183-check-out-our-latest-issue http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46535/threads-183-check-out-our-latest-issue Threads #183: Check out our latest issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's what you can expect to find in the March 2016 issue of THREADS. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Use a Tailor's Board]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2016 06:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46121/video-how-to-use-a-tailors-board http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46121/video-how-to-use-a-tailors-board Video: How to Use a Tailor's Board Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Many professionals use a tailor's board to achieve crisp, well-pressed garments. Learn the various ways to use this specialized tool for better pressing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way]]> Fri, 01 Jan 2016 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46137/video-how-to-fit-sleeves-the-hip-hop-way http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46137/video-how-to-fit-sleeves-the-hip-hop-way Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Kenneth D. King demonstrates how fitting pants is like fitting a sleeve. Watch the video to learn about his intriguing philosophy. ]]>
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<![CDATA[9 Ideas to Decorate your Sewing Room]]> Mon, 28 Dec 2015 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42413/9-ideas-to-decorate-your-sewing-room http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42413/9-ideas-to-decorate-your-sewing-room 9 Ideas to Decorate your Sewing Room Posted by dfinkle
See how our authors adorn their spaces. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Junior: Episode 5, "Race to the Red Carpet"]]> Mon, 21 Dec 2015 14:06:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46341/project-runway-junior-episode-5-race-to-the-red-carpet http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46341/project-runway-junior-episode-5-race-to-the-red-carpet Project Runway Junior: Episode 5, Posted by CarolFresia
The designers pair up to create a scene-stealing evening look. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Scale an Embroidery Design Up or Down]]> Mon, 21 Dec 2015 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42901/how-to-scale-an-embroidery-design-up-or-down http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42901/how-to-scale-an-embroidery-design-up-or-down How to Scale an Embroidery Design Up or Down Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how easy it can be to scale an embroidery design with this web extra from Threads #179 (June/July 2015). ]]>
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<![CDATA[Corsets for Historical Costuming]]> Fri, 18 Dec 2015 15:31:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46332/corsets-for-historical-costuming http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46332/corsets-for-historical-costuming Corsets for Historical Costuming Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Expert Stephani L. Miller shares a wealth of information about historical corset styles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2015 13:14:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46311/video-add-a-bound-seam-and-hong-kong-finish-to-an-unlined-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46311/video-add-a-bound-seam-and-hong-kong-finish-to-an-unlined-jacket Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this video tutorial to learn how to bind a seam in an unlined jacket for a beautiful finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Sewing Q&A: See what our Readers have to say]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2015 14:48:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45916/a-sewing-qa-see-what-our-readers-have-to-say http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45916/a-sewing-qa-see-what-our-readers-have-to-say A Sewing Q&A: See what our Readers have to say Posted by ThreadsMagazine
During National Sewing Month we asked our readers to weigh in on several sewing topics. Here is what you had to say. ]]>
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