Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/design Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:24:15 -0500 Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/design <![CDATA[Fall 2014 Color Trends Abandon Typical Palette]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38406/fall-2014-color-trends-abandon-typical-palette http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38406/fall-2014-color-trends-abandon-typical-palette Fall 2014 Color Trends Abandon Typical Palette Posted by SLMiller
Each spring and fall, the Pantone Color Institute tracks global color trends and surveys fashion designers about their use of color. From this market research, the company develops a seasonal Fashion... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 5, "The Klum of Doom"]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:56:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38356/project-runway-season-13-episode-5-the-klum-of-doom http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38356/project-runway-season-13-episode-5-the-klum-of-doom Project Runway Season 13: Episode 5, Posted by dfinkle
Heidi needs a red carpet look for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2014 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38022/enter-the-2014-sewstylish-fall-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38022/enter-the-2014-sewstylish-fall-fashion-challenge Enter the 2014 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your fall-inspired garments that you've sewn for a chance to win a fabulous prize package from Coats Crafts and Threads! Read more to learn how to enter. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Create a Folding Design Board]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37245/video-create-a-folding-design-board http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37245/video-create-a-folding-design-board Video: Create a Folding Design Board Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A folding screen can double as a design board for sewing projects. Follow along as Threads Executive Editor Judith Neukam shows you how to make your own. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 4, "A Suitable Twist"]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:03:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38236/project-runway-season-13-episode-4-a-suitable-twist http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38236/project-runway-season-13-episode-4-a-suitable-twist Project Runway Season 13: Episode 4, Posted by dfinkle
Outdated men's suits are transformed into high-fashion designs. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 3, "Welcome to the Future"]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:59:29 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38154/project-runway-season-13-episode-3-welcome-to-the-future http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38154/project-runway-season-13-episode-3-welcome-to-the-future Project Runway Season 13: Episode 3, Posted by dfinkle
The designers create looks to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Marie Claire magazine. ]]>
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<![CDATA["Costumes of Downton Abbey" at the Winterthur Museum]]> Sat, 09 Aug 2014 14:20:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38147/costumes-of-downton-abbey-at-the-winterthur-museum http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38147/costumes-of-downton-abbey-at-the-winterthur-museum Posted by dfinkle
A fascinating exhibition you won't want to miss, based on the popular PBS series! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 2, "Unconventional Movie Nite!"]]> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:43:30 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38025/project-runway-season-13-episode-2-unconventional-movie-nite http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38025/project-runway-season-13-episode-2-unconventional-movie-nite Project Runway Season 13: Episode 2, Posted by dfinkle
Designers work in teams to create mini collections. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Add Smocked Sections to a Pattern]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:01:10 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37574/how-to-add-smocked-sections-to-a-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37574/how-to-add-smocked-sections-to-a-pattern How to Add Smocked Sections to a Pattern Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Learn how to easily incorporate this trendy embellishment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads Visits NYC]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37910/threads-visits-nyc http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37910/threads-visits-nyc Threads Visits NYC Posted by SLMiller
Threads' staff recently had two exciting excursions into NYC: one for fabric shopping at Mood, where we met Tim Gunn of Project Runway; and one to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Charles James exhibit. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Meet the Project Runway Season 13 Cast]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:12:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37555/meet-the-project-runway-season-13-cast http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37555/meet-the-project-runway-season-13-cast Meet the Project Runway Season 13 Cast Posted by merkan
Learn all about the new designers just in time for the premiere. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Review: The Lost Art of Dress]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37843/book-review-the-lost-art-of-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37843/book-review-the-lost-art-of-dress Book Review: The Lost Art of Dress Posted by SLMiller
If you're interested in the history of fashion in America, or have just always wondered why Americans don't dress well anymore--and what that really means--you should really read this book. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Salvage Your Selvages]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37390/how-to-salvage-your-selvages http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37390/how-to-salvage-your-selvages How to Salvage Your Selvages Posted by MaryRay
A good selvage is like a bonus with your fabric purchase. Learn nine clever and creative ways to use fabric edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Downton Abbey Costumes at Winterthur and Biltmore]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37386/downton-abbey-costumes-at-winterthur-and-biltmore http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37386/downton-abbey-costumes-at-winterthur-and-biltmore Downton Abbey Costumes at Winterthur and Biltmore Posted by SLMiller
Costumes from the award-winning TV series Downton Abbey will be on display at Winterthur Museum in Delaware until January 2015, and then at Biltmore in North Carolina starting February 2015. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Simplicity Patterns: Early Spring 2014 Giveaway Winner]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36612/simplicity-patterns-early-spring-2014-giveaway-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36612/simplicity-patterns-early-spring-2014-giveaway-winner Simplicity Patterns: Early Spring 2014 Giveaway Winner Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to the winner of the Simplicity pattern 1467 giveaway! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Angela Wolf's May Wardrobe Challenge]]> Sat, 24 May 2014 10:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36898/angela-wolfs-may-wardrobe-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36898/angela-wolfs-may-wardrobe-challenge Angela Wolf's May Wardrobe Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Don't miss this chance to show off your sewing skills and win fabulous prizes! This month's theme is "Dress the Part." ]]>
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<![CDATA[Fashion Exhibition at the Western Reserve Historical Society]]> Thu, 15 May 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36847/fashion-exhibition-at-the-western-reserve-historical-society http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36847/fashion-exhibition-at-the-western-reserve-historical-society Fashion Exhibition at the Western Reserve Historical Society Posted by SLMiller
Hurry to the fabulous fashion exhibition, "Dior & More," closing May 24. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: "Patternmaking Made Easy," Third Edition by Connie Crawford]]> Mon, 05 May 2014 09:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35696/book-giveaway-patternmaking-made-easy-third-edition-by-connie-crawford http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35696/book-giveaway-patternmaking-made-easy-third-edition-by-connie-crawford Book Giveaway: Posted by EmilyBerube
Have you ever wanted to try pattern drafting? This book will explain exactly how to design your own patterns, and you can win it by simply leaving a comment! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Nature and Fashion Meet at the Fleurotica Fashion Show]]> Fri, 02 May 2014 09:16:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36602/nature-and-fashion-meet-at-the-fleurotica-fashion-show http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36602/nature-and-fashion-meet-at-the-fleurotica-fashion-show Nature and Fashion Meet at the Fleurotica Fashion Show Posted by AlexLombardi
This unique runway event features garments made entirely from plants, flowers, and other natural materials. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36531/half-scale-design-competition-for-ase-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36531/half-scale-design-competition-for-ase-2014 Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014 Posted by SLMiller
Enter "Fashion Icons through the Ages," Joi Mahon's 1/2-scale Design Challenge--there's still time! ]]>
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