Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:06:39 -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[Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:59:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68226/book-review-books-about-sewing-for-men http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68226/book-review-books-about-sewing-for-men Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men Posted by CarolFresia
These new and evergreen publications will inspire you to sew high-quality, stylish menswear. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Baby Lock Triumph [Sponsored by Baby Lock]]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 07:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68578/video-baby-lock-triumph-sponsored-by-baby-lock http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68578/video-baby-lock-triumph-sponsored-by-baby-lock Video: Baby Lock Triumph [Sponsored by Baby Lock] Posted by Baby_Lock
The Triumph conquers serging in a way you never thought possible thanks to RevolutionAirâ„¢ threading. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Pin]]> Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68329/how-to-pin http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68329/how-to-pin How to Pin Posted by Aseaver
Let's talk pins. We're referring to those essential little notions that hold fabric pieces together as you sew and may stick you on occasion. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68367/improve-your-sewing-with-4-specialized-measuring-tools http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68367/improve-your-sewing-with-4-specialized-measuring-tools Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools Posted by CarolFresia
Break away from the straight and narrow and learn about some unique and helpful measuring tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:41:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67995/quick-tips-for-sewing-under-the-gun http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67995/quick-tips-for-sewing-under-the-gun Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun Posted by smcfarland
The steps I take to set up for speedy sewing ]]>
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<![CDATA[Preorder Sandra Betzina's "All New Fabric Savvy" book]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 10:06:32 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68259/preorder-sandra-betzinas-all-new-fabric-savvy-book http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68259/preorder-sandra-betzinas-all-new-fabric-savvy-book Preorder Sandra Betzina's Posted by MeganCooney
Check out Sandra Betzina's updated "Fabric Savvy" book. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68211/pattern-roundup-handkerchief-hems http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68211/pattern-roundup-handkerchief-hems Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems Posted by MeganCooney
Experiment with handkerchief hem patterns. The skirt detail adds personality to the typical dress. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67908/vintage-sewing-tools-the-singer-bound-buttonhole-maker http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67908/vintage-sewing-tools-the-singer-bound-buttonhole-maker Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker Posted by KennethDKing
If you've seen this tool but never knew what it was for, here's the answer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Summer of Basics Make-Along]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68260/the-summer-of-basics-make-along http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68260/the-summer-of-basics-make-along The Summer of Basics Make-Along Posted by Katie_Strano
Three months x three garments = lots of fun and endless options ]]>
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<![CDATA[Janet Pray to be honored by the American Sewing Guild]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:15:32 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68246/janet-pray-to-be-honored-by-the-american-sewing-guild http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68246/janet-pray-to-be-honored-by-the-american-sewing-guild Janet Pray to be honored by the American Sewing Guild Posted by CarolFresia
The national organization inducts teacher extraordinaire Janet Pray into the Sewing Hall of Fame ]]>
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<![CDATA[Attach Sleeves with a Pearl and Chiffon Embellishment]]> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:40:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68151/attach-sleeves-with-a-pearl-and-chiffon-embellishment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68151/attach-sleeves-with-a-pearl-and-chiffon-embellishment Attach Sleeves with a Pearl and Chiffon Embellishment Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to replace an armscye seam with a hand-sewn pearl-and-chiffon-braid insertion. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:45:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68192/celebrate-national-tape-measure-day-on-july-14 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68192/celebrate-national-tape-measure-day-on-july-14 Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14 Posted by smcfarland
Enjoy another July holiday, this one to appreciate a worthy measuring tool ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:58:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68146/sewing-inspiration-destination-helsinki-finland http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68146/sewing-inspiration-destination-helsinki-finland Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Textile and fashion designers in the Finnish capital clearly draw inspiration from the region's architecture, both natural and human-made. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:56:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68149/pattern-roundup-palazzo-pants http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68149/pattern-roundup-palazzo-pants Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants Posted by MeganCooney
Try palazzo pants as your next summer sewing project. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Two-Piece Sleeve Pattern]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:42:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67715/how-to-make-a-two-piece-sleeve-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67715/how-to-make-a-two-piece-sleeve-pattern How to Make a Two-Piece Sleeve Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch as Sarah Veblen adapts a one-piece sleeve to make a two-piece sleeve with the perfect amount of ease. ]]>
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<![CDATA[And the Winner is . . .]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is And the Winner is . . . Posted by Katie_Strano
A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 15:19:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67518/video-essential-tools-machine-needles http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67518/video-essential-tools-machine-needles Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Judith Neukam walks you through sewing machine needle anatomy and how to read the needle packaging. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Pins]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67513/video-essential-tools-pins http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67513/video-essential-tools-pins Video - Essential Tools: Pins Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Before you purchase pins, learn about the different types and their best uses. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe Posted by dfinkle
Embrace the heat with these refreshing top alternatives. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Exhibit: "Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern" ]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 16:41:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67251/a-behind-the-scenes-look-at-the-exhibit-georgia-okeeffe-living-modern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67251/a-behind-the-scenes-look-at-the-exhibit-georgia-okeeffe-living-modern A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Exhibit: Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
Claire Shaeffer provides an exclusive look at the Georgia O'Keeffe exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum. ]]>
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