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, 05 Jul 2015 03:51:44 -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 Giveaway: Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers - Menswear]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43505/book-giveaway-practical-guide-to-patternmaking-for-fashion-designers-menswear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43505/book-giveaway-practical-guide-to-patternmaking-for-fashion-designers-menswear Book Giveaway: Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers - Menswear Posted by jpetersen
One winner will receive this one-of-a-kind guide for menswear pattern making. ]]>
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<![CDATA[14 Sewing Room Ideas]]> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43927/14-sewing-room-ideas http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43927/14-sewing-room-ideas 14 Sewing Room Ideas Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make your dream sewing space a reality. Let these real sewing rooms inspire you and learn some valuable organizational tips along the way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew a Hand-Rolled Hem]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43496/sew-a-hand-rolled-hem http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43496/sew-a-hand-rolled-hem Sew a Hand-Rolled Hem Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This easy-to-sew, narrow hem is perfect for fine and delicate fabrics. Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn how. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Start to Finish, an Embroidered Fortuny Frock Coat ]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43195/start-to-finish-an-embroidered-fortuny-frock-coat http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43195/start-to-finish-an-embroidered-fortuny-frock-coat Start to Finish, an Embroidered Fortuny Frock Coat Posted by KennethDKing
Kenneth D. King channels the 18th century and the 1960s in a Fortuny jeans jacket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway and Interview with Shea Henderson]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43626/book-giveaway-and-interview-with-shea-henderson http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43626/book-giveaway-and-interview-with-shea-henderson Book Giveaway and Interview with Shea Henderson Posted by daguguliaro
Get the inside scoop on Shea Henderson's new book, "School of Sewing" (Lucky School Media, 2014) and enter for your chance to win a free copy. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge is...]]> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43913/the-winner-of-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43913/the-winner-of-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge-is The Winner of the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge is... Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The winner is revealed! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Splashdown! Get Ready to Sew Swimwear]]> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43737/splashdown-get-ready-to-sew-swimwear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43737/splashdown-get-ready-to-sew-swimwear Splashdown! Get Ready to Sew Swimwear Posted by CarolFresia
Spare yourself the dressing room experience: Make your own bathing suit this summer, and get as much (or as little) coverage as you like. ]]>
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<![CDATA[ DVD Giveaway: Cozy Wool Wraps to Sew and Love]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42082/dvd-giveaway-cozy-wool-wraps-to-sew-and-love http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42082/dvd-giveaway-cozy-wool-wraps-to-sew-and-love  DVD Giveaway: Cozy Wool Wraps to Sew and Love Posted by jpetersen
This unique giveaway showcases a DVD sure to impress any viewer! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Learn to Make a Vintage-Inspired Fagoted Neckband]]> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 12:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43570/learn-to-make-a-vintage-inspired-fagoted-neckband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43570/learn-to-make-a-vintage-inspired-fagoted-neckband Learn to Make a Vintage-Inspired Fagoted Neckband Posted by CarolFresia
In this web extra from Threads #180, find out how to join a narrow neckband to a blouse neckline with fagoting stitches. ]]>
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<![CDATA[It's Sew Easy TV is Back]]> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43854/its-sew-easy-tv-is-back http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43854/its-sew-easy-tv-is-back It's Sew Easy TV is Back Posted by SLMiller
In the new season (series 900), It's Sew Easy's sewing experts lead viewers in a historical fashion journey through the 1900s with projects that show how fashion, fit, necklines, hemlines and accessories changed through times of war and economic ups and downs. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Rub Off a Pattern from Pants with Darts]]> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 07:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43567/rub-off-a-pattern-from-pants-with-darts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43567/rub-off-a-pattern-from-pants-with-darts Rub Off a Pattern from Pants with Darts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
How to copy a garment that’s shaped with darts—it’s quick, easy, and accurate. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vote for the Winner of the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Mon, 08 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43825/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43825/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge Vote for the Winner of the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Browse through the five semifinalists and cast your vote! ]]>
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<![CDATA[11 Couture Techniques to Try]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 16:40:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43810/11-couture-techniques-to-try http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43810/11-couture-techniques-to-try 11 Couture Techniques to Try Posted by EvamarieGomez
Propel your sewing to the next level with these 11 couture techniques from the experts. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Spring and Summer Events and Exhibits]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43404/spring-and-summer-events-and-exhibits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43404/spring-and-summer-events-and-exhibits Spring and Summer Events and Exhibits Posted by SLMiller
Don't miss these upcoming sewing and fashion-related events and exhibitions. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Industry Insider Techniques DVD Giveaway]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42711/industry-insider-techniques-dvd-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42711/industry-insider-techniques-dvd-giveaway Industry Insider Techniques DVD Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
One lucky sewing enthusiast will win this incredible DVD from sewing expert Louise Cutting. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Upcoming Sewing Contests: Challenge Yourself to Sew!]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 07:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42945/upcoming-sewing-contests-challenge-yourself-to-sew http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42945/upcoming-sewing-contests-challenge-yourself-to-sew Upcoming Sewing Contests: Challenge Yourself to Sew! Posted by CarolFresia
These sewing contests are fun, inspiring, and guaranteed to improve your skills. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew a Bound Buttonhole]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/23510/how-to-sew-a-bound-buttonhole http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/23510/how-to-sew-a-bound-buttonhole How to Sew a Bound Buttonhole Posted by ThreadsMagazine
With edges wrapped in fabric, these buttonholes are bound to last. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Perfect Blouse Winners]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43504/the-perfect-blouse-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43504/the-perfect-blouse-winners The Perfect Blouse Winners Posted by jpetersen
Congratulations to two Threads online users! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. EST, May 29, for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my!]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my! Posted by CarolFresia
Western Costume, the source of Threads' featured back cover garments, houses a unique collection of clothes, costumes, and to-die-for accessories. ]]>
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