Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:00:43 -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[Young Sewers Win at ASE 2014]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39710/young-sewers-win-at-ase-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39710/young-sewers-win-at-ase-2014 Young Sewers Win at ASE 2014 Posted by SLMiller
The Innovation Generation competition at the American Sewing Expo challenges sewers age 8 to 18 to hone their skills and express themselves creatively. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2014 Threads Halloween Costume Contest]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38746/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2014-threads-halloween-costume-contest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38746/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2014-threads-halloween-costume-contest Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2014 Threads Halloween Costume Contest Posted by EvamarieGomez
Enter your home-sewn costumes into our Halloween costume gallery, and you could win big with McCall's and Threads! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter The Sewing Party Giveaway]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39195/enter-the-sewing-party-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39195/enter-the-sewing-party-giveaway Enter The Sewing Party Giveaway Posted by EvamarieGomez
Threads will participate in the first ever, all-day, online DIY event. Learn about The Sewing Party, the Threads virtual booth, and enter for your chance to win a ticket. There were be 10 winners. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39195/enter-the-sewing-party-giveaway
<![CDATA[Congratulations to the 2014 ASE Passion for Fashion Winners]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39700/congratulations-to-the-2014-ase-passion-for-fashion-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39700/congratulations-to-the-2014-ase-passion-for-fashion-winners Congratulations to the 2014 ASE Passion for Fashion Winners Posted by SLMiller
The American Sewing Expo took place September 25 – 28 in Novi, Michigan. Threads reports on the winners of the Passion for Fashion Competition. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39700/congratulations-to-the-2014-ase-passion-for-fashion-winners
<![CDATA[Vote for the Winner of the 2014 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39505/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-sewstylish-fall-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39505/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-sewstylish-fall-fashion-challenge Vote for the Winner of the 2014 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
The 2014 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge semifinalists have been chosen. Cast your vote today to choose the winner. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39505/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-sewstylish-fall-fashion-challenge
<![CDATA[Video: How to Stabilize a Thread Spool]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 08:54:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37243/video-how-to-stabilize-a-thread-spool http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37243/video-how-to-stabilize-a-thread-spool Video: How to Stabilize a Thread Spool Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This great tip will help keep your thread spool from rolling away from you while handsewing. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37243/video-how-to-stabilize-a-thread-spool
<![CDATA[Project Runway: Threads: Episode 1, "Red Carpet"]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:49:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39590/project-runway-threads-episode-1-red-carpet http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39590/project-runway-threads-episode-1-red-carpet Project Runway: Threads: Episode 1, Posted by EvamarieGomez
We recap the first episode of "Project Runway: Threads," a sewing competition showcasing some incredibly talented young fashion designers. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39590/project-runway-threads-episode-1-red-carpet
<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 14, "Finale, Part 2"]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:43:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39579/project-runway-season-13-episode-14-finale-part-2 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39579/project-runway-season-13-episode-14-finale-part-2 Project Runway Season 13: Episode 14, Posted by dfinkle
See which designer won season 13! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39579/project-runway-season-13-episode-14-finale-part-2
<![CDATA[Tip: Make a Beading Frame]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:23:44 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39558/tip-make-a-beading-frame http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39558/tip-make-a-beading-frame Tip: Make a Beading Frame Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This simple trick will keep your beads where they ought to be and make beading a breeze. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39558/tip-make-a-beading-frame
<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: Turn Corners Right-Side-Out]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:23:36 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39567/sewing-tip-turn-corners-right-side-out http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39567/sewing-tip-turn-corners-right-side-out Sewing Tip: Turn Corners Right-Side-Out Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A nice, crisp corner can turn a garment from good to great. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39567/sewing-tip-turn-corners-right-side-out
<![CDATA[Book Giveaway and Free Pattern Downloads: "The Magic Pattern Book" ]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38548/book-giveaway-and-free-pattern-downloads-the-magic-pattern-book http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38548/book-giveaway-and-free-pattern-downloads-the-magic-pattern-book Book Giveaway and Free Pattern Downloads: Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get a behind-the-scenes look at Amy Barickman's newest book and enter for your chance to win a free copy. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38548/book-giveaway-and-free-pattern-downloads-the-magic-pattern-book
<![CDATA[Ruth Ciemnoczolowski's Sewing Room]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39131/ruth-ciemnoczolowskis-sewing-room http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39131/ruth-ciemnoczolowskis-sewing-room Ruth Ciemnoczolowski's Sewing Room Posted by dfinkle
Innovative and inexpensive ways to organize your studio. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39131/ruth-ciemnoczolowskis-sewing-room
<![CDATA[Remembering Oscar de la Renta]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:11:32 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39512/remembering-oscar-de-la-renta http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39512/remembering-oscar-de-la-renta Remembering Oscar de la Renta Posted by EvamarieGomez
We pay tribute to legendary designer Oscar de la Renta, who passed away at 82 ]]>
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<![CDATA[Take a Tour Inside a Chic Couture Skirt]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:39:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39462/take-a-tour-inside-a-chic-couture-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39462/take-a-tour-inside-a-chic-couture-skirt Take a Tour Inside a Chic Couture Skirt Posted by SusanKhalje
A skirt found in a Parisian flea market consignment shop was full of charming touches. Here, I'll give you a tour inside this tweed skirt taking a close look at its construction details found in an unexpected places. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39462/take-a-tour-inside-a-chic-couture-skirt
<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 13, "Finale, Part 1"]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:56:43 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39446/project-runway-season-13-episode-13-finale-part-1 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39446/project-runway-season-13-episode-13-finale-part-1 Project Runway Season 13: Episode 13, Posted by dfinkle
The designers take a surprise trip to Rome to get inspiration for their collections. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39446/project-runway-season-13-episode-13-finale-part-1
<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: "Bead Embroidery: Stitch Samples"]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37256/book-giveaway-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37256/book-giveaway-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples Book Giveaway:  Posted by merkan
One lucky online member will be gifted CRK Designs and Yasuko Endo's bead embroidery guidebook, "Bead Embroidery: Stitch Samples." ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37256/book-giveaway-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples
<![CDATA[October 2014 Expert Chat: Mary Ray ]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:59:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39360/october-2014-expert-chat-mary-ray http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39360/october-2014-expert-chat-mary-ray October 2014 Expert Chat: Mary Ray Posted by EvamarieGomez
Don't miss your chance to have your sewing questions answered by the experts. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39360/october-2014-expert-chat-mary-ray
<![CDATA[12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques 12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You'll be making buttonholes on par with the pros once you check out this collection of our best buttonhole tutorials. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques
<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 12, "Fashion Week: Who's In and Who's Out"]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:57:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39222/project-runway-season-13-episode-12-fashion-week-whos-in-and-whos-out http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39222/project-runway-season-13-episode-12-fashion-week-whos-in-and-whos-out Project Runway Season 13: Episode 12, Posted by dfinkle
2 designers create 2 designs in 2 days with 2 trips to Mood. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39222/project-runway-season-13-episode-12-fashion-week-whos-in-and-whos-out
<![CDATA[Interview with Designer Joi Mahon and Giveaway]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38895/interview-with-designer-joi-mahon-and-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38895/interview-with-designer-joi-mahon-and-giveaway Interview with Designer Joi Mahon and Giveaway Posted by daguguliaro
Get to know designer Joi Mahon in an exclusive interview with "Threads." We're also giving away a copy her all-new book "Create the Perfect Fit" and two of her new McCall's patterns. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38895/interview-with-designer-joi-mahon-and-giveaway