Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:13:16 -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[Win Tickets to ASDP's 2014 Fashion Show ]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:31:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38767/win-tickets-to-asdps-2014-fashion-show http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38767/win-tickets-to-asdps-2014-fashion-show Win Tickets to ASDP's 2014 Fashion Show Posted by EvamarieGomez
You and a friend could attend the Association of Sewing and Design Professionals' Fashion Show held during the 21st Annual Educational Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Find out how! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 10, "Muse on the Street"]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:15:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38750/project-runway-season-13-episode-10-muse-on-the-street http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38750/project-runway-season-13-episode-10-muse-on-the-street Project Runway Season 13: Episode 10, Posted by dfinkle
Strangers agree to get a full style makeover. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Web Extra: Plan an Ombre Effect in a Denim Quilt]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:15:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38525/web-extra-plan-an-ombre-effect-in-a-denim-quilt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38525/web-extra-plan-an-ombre-effect-in-a-denim-quilt Web Extra: Plan an Ombre Effect in a Denim Quilt Posted by amm
Learn how to create quilt with an ombré effect in this web extra from the "Quick Stuff to Quilt" special issue. A little early planning produces a beautiful quilt. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Introducing "Quick Stuff to Quilt"]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:14:46 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38596/introducing-quick-stuff-to-quilt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38596/introducing-quick-stuff-to-quilt Introducing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See what's inside this quilting special issue. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2014 Threads Halloween Costume Contest]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:02:10 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38746/enter-the-2014-threads-halloween-costume-contest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38746/enter-the-2014-threads-halloween-costume-contest 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[13 Essential Fitting Tips & Tricks]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:23:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38744/13-essential-fitting-tips-tricks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38744/13-essential-fitting-tips-tricks 13 Essential Fitting Tips & Tricks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to get great-looking garments with these 13 fitting techniques and tricks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Expert Chat with Louise Cutting and DVD Giveaway]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38556/expert-chat-with-louise-cutting-and-dvd-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38556/expert-chat-with-louise-cutting-and-dvd-giveaway Expert Chat with Louise Cutting and DVD Giveaway Posted by EvamarieGomez
Chat with sewing expert Louise Cutting, and be entered in a DVD giveaway! You may win a copy of Louise's all-new video, "Quick-to-Sew Pants." ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 9, "American Girl Doll"]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:18:47 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38605/project-runway-season-13-episode-9-american-girl-doll http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38605/project-runway-season-13-episode-9-american-girl-doll Project Runway Season 13: Episode 9, Posted by dfinkle
Designers must create a girl's outfit, inspired by their assigned dolls. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Top 10 Pinterest Pins: Threads Most Popular Techniques ]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:28:44 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38585/top-10-pinterest-pins-threads-most-popular-techniques http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38585/top-10-pinterest-pins-threads-most-popular-techniques Top 10 Pinterest Pins: Threads Most Popular Techniques  Posted by EvamarieGomez
Check out ten of our most pinned techniques on Pinterest. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vogue Patterns: Fall 2014]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37920/vogue-patterns-fall-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37920/vogue-patterns-fall-2014 Vogue Patterns: Fall 2014 Posted by EmilyBerube
Check out the new fall fashions from Vogue patterns. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: The Art of the Handbag]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36904/book-giveaway-the-art-of-the-handbag http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36904/book-giveaway-the-art-of-the-handbag Book Giveaway: The Art of the Handbag Posted by ThreadsMagazine
To mark the recent release of the Handbags special issue from Threads, we're giving away a copy of this fabulous book. Leave a comment, and it could be yours. ]]>
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<![CDATA[19 Essential Fabric Tips and Tricks You Should Know]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:53:43 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/19-essential-fabric-tips-and-tricks-you-should-know http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/19-essential-fabric-tips-and-tricks-you-should-know 19 Essential Fabric Tips and Tricks You Should Know Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There's no end to what you can learn about fabric. This collection of articles and videos helps demystify sewing with silks and knits, demonstrates how to identify fabric with a burn test, and even shows you how to dye fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 8, "The Rainway"]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:08:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38562/project-runway-season-13-episode-8-the-rainway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38562/project-runway-season-13-episode-8-the-rainway Project Runway Season 13: Episode 8, Posted by dfinkle
Grab your umbrellas as the designers make a splash on the runway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Cut and Sew a Decorative Bias Facing]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:01:31 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38467/how-to-cut-and-sew-a-decorative-bias-facing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38467/how-to-cut-and-sew-a-decorative-bias-facing How to Cut and Sew a Decorative Bias Facing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This technique makes bias facings a snap. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Watch It's Sew Easy Episode 512 Online]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:37:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38535/watch-its-sew-easy-episode-512-online http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38535/watch-its-sew-easy-episode-512-online Watch It's Sew Easy Episode 512 Online Posted by EvamarieGomez
It's Sew Easy episode 512 features expert techniques by couture expert Susan Khalje and pattern designer Angela Wolf. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2014 National Sewing Month Giveaway]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:23:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38409/enter-the-2014-national-sewing-month-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38409/enter-the-2014-national-sewing-month-giveaway Enter the 2014 National Sewing Month Giveaway Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share what you plan to sew in September for a chance to win a one-year subscription to Threads. There will be three winners. ]]>
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<![CDATA[NY Fashion Center Fabrics Offers Online Shopping Assistance]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38399/ny-fashion-center-fabrics-offers-online-shopping-assistance http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38399/ny-fashion-center-fabrics-offers-online-shopping-assistance NY Fashion Center Fabrics Offers Online Shopping Assistance Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Online fabric retailer NY Fashion Center Fabrics stocks a wide variety of fabric and offers fashion assistance for online customers. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 7, "Priceless Runway"]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:51:14 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38502/project-runway-season-13-episode-7-priceless-runway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38502/project-runway-season-13-episode-7-priceless-runway Project Runway Season 13: Episode 7, Posted by dfinkle
Diamonds, evening gowns, and a field trip to the MET! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Make a Thimble Liner From a Rubber Fingertip]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:11:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37241/video-make-a-thimble-liner-from-a-rubber-fingertip http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37241/video-make-a-thimble-liner-from-a-rubber-fingertip Video: Make a Thimble Liner From a Rubber Fingertip Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Keep your thimble from slipping off your fingertip with this quick video tip. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Giveaway: Simplicity SewStylish 1542]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37344/pattern-giveaway-simplicity-sewstylish-1542 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37344/pattern-giveaway-simplicity-sewstylish-1542 Pattern Giveaway: Simplicity SewStylish 1542 Posted by merkan
Threads will give away Simplicity pattern 1542 to two lucky winners! ]]>
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