Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/design Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:14:35 -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[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[Add High-End Elements to Your Garments]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:36:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37398/add-high-end-elements-to-your-garments http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37398/add-high-end-elements-to-your-garments Add High-End Elements to Your Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Enrich your wardrobe with a designer-inspired slot seam or cargo pocket. ]]>
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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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<![CDATA[Sew an Easy Tyvek Tote (Includes Free Pattern)!]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:09:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36325/sew-an-easy-tyvek-tote-includes-free-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36325/sew-an-easy-tyvek-tote-includes-free-pattern Sew an Easy Tyvek Tote (Includes Free Pattern)! Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a fun and fully recyclable handbag with a geometric print in this web extra from Threads #173 (June/July 2014). ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 13: "Finale"]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:28:20 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36423/under-the-gunn-episode-13-finale http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36423/under-the-gunn-episode-13-finale Under the Gunn, Episode 13: Posted by dfinkle
Find out who won the first season! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Designer Insider: Anthony Ryan Auld]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:38:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36302/designer-insider-anthony-ryan-auld http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36302/designer-insider-anthony-ryan-auld Designer Insider: Anthony Ryan Auld Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Hear what Anthony Ryan Auld has to say about his career since Project Runway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Inside the Life of Iconic Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:51:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34394/inside-the-life-of-iconic-fashion-designer-elsa-schiaparelli http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34394/inside-the-life-of-iconic-fashion-designer-elsa-schiaparelli Inside the Life of  Iconic Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In the 1920s and '30s, Elsa Schiaparelli blazed a new trail in fashion. She was an iconoclast, spirited and innovative. Learn all there is to know about this iconic fashion designer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 12: "Superhero Fashion"]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:50:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36121/under-the-gunn-episode-12-superhero-fashion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36121/under-the-gunn-episode-12-superhero-fashion Under the Gunn, Episode 12: Posted by dfinkle
See which designers made it to the finale. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Magazine Giveaway: "Designer Techniques Vol. 2" ]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:56:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35896/magazine-giveaway-designer-techniques-vol-2 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35896/magazine-giveaway-designer-techniques-vol-2 Magazine Giveaway: Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Don't miss the new special issue of "Designer Techniques", and learn how you could win a copy. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Unconventional Color Palette for Spring 2014]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36181/unconventional-color-palette-for-spring-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36181/unconventional-color-palette-for-spring-2014 Unconventional Color Palette for Spring 2014 Posted by SLMiller
Spring's color palette revolves around a modern blend of pastels, soft neutrals, and bold hues. ]]>
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