Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries Threads - "Threads Daily" blog entries http://www.threadsmagazine.com/blog/threads-daily Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:00:58 -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[Huge Four-Prize Giveaway to Inspire Your Sewing]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42081/huge-four-prize-giveaway-to-inspire-your-sewing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42081/huge-four-prize-giveaway-to-inspire-your-sewing Huge Four-Prize Giveaway to Inspire Your Sewing Posted by jpetersen
Enter this incredible craft giveaway to receive three awesome books and extras. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. EST, May 22, for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: How to Staystitch Two Garment Sections Together]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42154/sewing-tip-how-to-staystitch-two-garment-sections-together http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42154/sewing-tip-how-to-staystitch-two-garment-sections-together Sewing Tip: How to Staystitch Two Garment Sections Together Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This handy sewing tip from Threads #178 will help you get both sides of the garment to stay the same length throughout the staystitching process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book review: Women in Clothes]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42314/book-review-women-in-clothes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42314/book-review-women-in-clothes Book review: Women in Clothes Posted by CarolFresia
How does fashion define, dictate, or declare who you are? ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get ready for Spring!]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42175/get-ready-for-spring http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42175/get-ready-for-spring Get ready for Spring! Posted by SLMiller
It's still cold and snowy in many parts of North America, but at least we can look forward to fresh spring colors in our sewing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway and Interview with Quilting Expert Joan Ford]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:08:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41907/book-giveaway-and-interview-with-quilting-expert-joan-ford http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41907/book-giveaway-and-interview-with-quilting-expert-joan-ford Book Giveaway and Interview with Quilting Expert Joan Ford Posted by daguguliaro
Read our exclusive interview with Joan Ford, the author of "When Bad Things Happen to Good Quilters," and enter for your chance to win a copy of her book. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewaholic Announces its New Davie Dress Pattern]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:13:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42137/sewaholic-announces-its-new-davie-dress-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42137/sewaholic-announces-its-new-davie-dress-pattern Sewaholic Announces its New Davie Dress Pattern Posted by dfinkle
Add this beautiful knit pattern to your sewing shopping list. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winners of The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set are...]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41632/the-winners-of-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set-are http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41632/the-winners-of-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set-are The Winners of The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set are... Posted by daguguliaro
Find out which four lucky winners are going to receive Claire Shaeffer's newest book set! ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of "Bead Embroidery: Stitch Samples" is...]]> Sun, 15 Mar 2015 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40389/the-winner-of-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40389/the-winner-of-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples-is The Winner of Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to the winner of this great book! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Eastern Influences at the Met ]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42107/eastern-influences-at-the-met http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42107/eastern-influences-at-the-met Eastern Influences at the Met Posted by SLMiller
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute's spring 2015 exhibition focuses on the West’s fascination with the East. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Color-Code Patterns for Easy Access]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:04:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41798/tip-color-code-patterns-for-easy-access http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41798/tip-color-code-patterns-for-easy-access Tip: Color-Code Patterns for Easy Access Posted by ThreadsMagazine
With this easy little trick, finding the pattern you're looking for will no longer be a chore. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Machine Anatomy: How a Stitch is Made]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:35:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42074/sewing-machine-anatomy-how-a-stitch-is-made http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42074/sewing-machine-anatomy-how-a-stitch-is-made Sewing Machine Anatomy: How a Stitch is Made Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this animation to learn how a sewing machine lockstitch is made. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: Gathering Mid- to Heavyweight Fabrics]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:21:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41807/sewing-tip-gathering-mid-to-heavyweight-fabrics http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41807/sewing-tip-gathering-mid-to-heavyweight-fabrics Sewing Tip: Gathering Mid- to Heavyweight Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This simple tip will make sure you're gathering fabrics the right way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #178 Magazine Giveaway Winners Are...]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:48:35 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41881/threads-178-magazine-giveaway-winners-are http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41881/threads-178-magazine-giveaway-winners-are Threads #178 Magazine Giveaway Winners Are... Posted by EvamarieGomez
Find out who the three lucky winners are. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 01:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41489/embellish-panties-with-shadow-applique http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41489/embellish-panties-with-shadow-applique Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn to apply this pretty lace detail in three easy steps. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Closer Look at Denyse Schmidt's Quilting Studio]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 14:18:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41882/a-closer-look-at-denyse-schmidts-quilting-studio http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41882/a-closer-look-at-denyse-schmidts-quilting-studio A Closer Look at Denyse Schmidt's Quilting Studio Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See how Denyse deploys rolling shelves and tables for a transformative space. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing for Beginners: 23 Tips and Techniques You Should Know]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41736/sewing-for-beginners-23-tips-and-techniques-you-should-know http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41736/sewing-for-beginners-23-tips-and-techniques-you-should-know Sewing for Beginners: 23 Tips and Techniques You Should Know Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Improve your sewing skills with this collection of expert tips and techniques. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #178: Check out our latest issue and enter to win!]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:32:14 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41853/threads-178-check-out-our-latest-issue-and-enter-to-win http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41853/threads-178-check-out-our-latest-issue-and-enter-to-win Threads #178: Check out our latest issue and enter to win! Posted by EvamarieGomez
Here's a sneak peek at what you expect to find in the April/May 2015 issue of Threads. You can also enter to win a copy! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quilting Giveaway Winner Announced]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:07:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41742/quilting-giveaway-winner-announced http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41742/quilting-giveaway-winner-announced Quilting Giveaway Winner Announced Posted by jpetersen
Find out who won this fabulous quilting giveaway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The 87th Annual Academy Awards Red Carpet]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:43:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41830/the-87th-annual-academy-awards-red-carpet http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41830/the-87th-annual-academy-awards-red-carpet The 87th Annual Academy Awards Red Carpet Posted by EvamarieGomez
Take a look at some of the glamorous gowns that walked the red carpet during the 2015 Oscars. Which gowns made your best and worst dressed list? ]]>
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