Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/design Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:34:40 -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[Book Giveaway: "Suede to Rest" ]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:22:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest Book Giveaway: Posted by jpetersen
The book "Suede to Rest" by Diane Vallere is the first in her new series of books. Comment below for a chance to win. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Join the 2015 Half-Scale Challenge at ASE ]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41468/join-the-2015-half-scale-challenge-at-ase http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41468/join-the-2015-half-scale-challenge-at-ase Join the 2015 Half-Scale Challenge at ASE Posted by SLMiller
The 2015 Half-Scale Design Challenge will culminate at the American Sewing Expo, September 25-27, 2015, where the winners will be announced. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: "Sketching with Sharks"]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:57:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: Posted by dfinkle
See which designer "risks her life" so she can buy extra fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket Posted by KennethDKing
I’m working on the tailored felted wool coat, which features a unique design resembling tree bark, and wanted a new pocket style for it. Follow along as I demonstrate how to add a decorative welt pocket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get Inspired with Fashions from 72nd Annual Golden Globes! ]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 17:29:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41259/get-inspired-with-fashions-from-72nd-annual-golden-globes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41259/get-inspired-with-fashions-from-72nd-annual-golden-globes Get Inspired with Fashions from 72nd Annual Golden Globes! Posted by kelsey_plate
Take a look at the hottest trends from the 2015 Golden Globes Award Show to get inspired with your future sewing creations. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: "Making a Splash"]]> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:30:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: Posted by dfinkle
A winning designer's resortwear and swimsuit designs are featured in USA Today. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Designs of Downton Abbey]]> Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40906/designs-of-downton-abbey http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40906/designs-of-downton-abbey Designs of Downton Abbey Posted by dfinkle
Secrets behind the hit series’ magnificent costumes. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 7: "Mix and Match.com"]]> Mon, 29 Dec 2014 17:07:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41069/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-7-mix-and-matchcom http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41069/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-7-mix-and-matchcom Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 7: Posted by dfinkle
Teams create custom date-night looks for Match.com clients. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create Innovative Garments from Ordinary Shirts]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40923/create-innovative-garments-from-ordinary-shirts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40923/create-innovative-garments-from-ordinary-shirts Create Innovative Garments from Ordinary Shirts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Upcycle yesterday’s fashions into original garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Web Extra: Additional Downton Abbey Costumes]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40519/web-extra-additional-downton-abbey-costumes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40519/web-extra-additional-downton-abbey-costumes Web Extra: Additional Downton Abbey Costumes Posted by ThreadsMagazine
View more of the exquisite garments on display at the Winterthur Museum. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway: Threads - Episode 7, "CoverLook"]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:39:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40886/project-runway-threads-episode-7-coverlook http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40886/project-runway-threads-episode-7-coverlook Project Runway: Threads - Episode 7, Posted by EmilyBerube
Check out what happened on the latest episode of Project Runway: Threads! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Decades of Style 1940s Belle Curve Dress]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40812/pattern-review-decades-of-style-1940s-belle-curve-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40812/pattern-review-decades-of-style-1940s-belle-curve-dress Pattern Review: Decades of Style 1940s Belle Curve Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews Decades of Style Pattern #4014. This elegant, vintage-style dress can be made floor-length or knee-length. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39659/tailoring-with-felted-wool-the-bark-coat-project http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39659/tailoring-with-felted-wool-the-bark-coat-project Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project Posted by KennethDKing
I was recently given a quantity of very high-grade wool felt. This is what I chose to make from it. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Layer Your Way to Pattern Adjustment Success]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40793/layer-your-way-to-pattern-adjustment-success http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40793/layer-your-way-to-pattern-adjustment-success Layer Your Way to Pattern Adjustment Success Posted by Joyce_Simons_Murphy
There is more than one way to adjust a pattern; some messier than others. The Joyce Simons Murphy, JSM, way is clean, easy to learn, and precise. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: "Luck be a Lady"]]> Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:39:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40858/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-6-luck-be-a-lady http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40858/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-6-luck-be-a-lady Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: Posted by dfinkle
A fashion gamble determines this week's challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[SewStylish's Party Dresses Issue is Here!]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:20:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40705/sewstylishs-party-dresses-issue-is-here http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40705/sewstylishs-party-dresses-issue-is-here SewStylish's Party Dresses Issue is Here! Posted by SewStylishMagazine
See what's inside this exciting new issue. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: "Designing for the Duchess"]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:22:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40725/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-5-designing-for-the-duchess http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40725/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-5-designing-for-the-duchess Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: Posted by dfinkle
The designers take the trip of a lifetime and have the chance to dress a royal. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway: Threads, Episode 6: "Monster Mash Up"]]> Fri, 05 Dec 2014 17:11:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40728/project-runway-threads-episode-6-monster-mash-up http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40728/project-runway-threads-episode-6-monster-mash-up Project Runway: Threads, Episode 6: Posted by EmilyBerube
Keep yourself up-to-date on the most recent episode of Project Runway: Threads! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Essentials for a Fashion-Sketching Tool Kit]]> Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:11:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40563/essentials-for-a-fashion-sketching-tool-kit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40563/essentials-for-a-fashion-sketching-tool-kit Essentials for a Fashion-Sketching Tool Kit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Having the proper supplies is a critical part of making a good fashion sketch. In this article, Vikki Yau from Fashionary shares her favorite fashion-sketching tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 4: "Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve"]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:11:39 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40611/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-4-wear-your-heart-on-your-sleeve http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40611/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-4-wear-your-heart-on-your-sleeve Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 4: Posted by dfinkle
Personal love stories inspire this week's designs. ]]>
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