Copyright (c) 2017 en-us Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts Sat, 29 Jul 2017 01:59:37 -0500 Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts <![CDATA[Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:00:00 -0500 Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems Posted by MeganCooney
Experiment with handkerchief hem patterns. The skirt detail adds personality to the typical dress. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Marfy 3949 Top]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:42:33 -0500 Pattern Review: Marfy 3949 Top Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This versatile pattern is planned as an asymmetrical top with eight panels and a sweetheart or V-neckline. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: McCall's 7513 Jacket]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:41:21 -0500 Pattern Review: McCall's 7513 Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This jacket has a fitted waist and two peplum styles. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Vogue 1522 Ensemble]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:39:48 -0500 Pattern Review: Vogue 1522 Ensemble Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This ensemble pattern features a pull-on top with a boat neckline and comfy, pull-on knit pants ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Butterick 6146 Dress]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:37:54 -0500 Pattern Review: Butterick 6146 Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This design by Connie Crawford is a graceful floor-length fit-and-flare gown with a sweeping skirt. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:58:34 -0500 Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Textile and fashion designers in the Finnish capital clearly draw inspiration from the region's architecture, both natural and human-made. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:56:52 -0500 Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants Posted by MeganCooney
Try palazzo pants as your next summer sewing project. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Summer 2017 Open-Shoulder Trends ]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 17:58:48 -0500 Pattern Roundup: Summer 2017 Open-Shoulder Trends Posted by MeganCooney
Keep your wardrobe up-to-date with these must-have summer tops. ]]>
<![CDATA[And the Winner is . . .]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:55:00 -0500 And the Winner is . . . Posted by Katie_Strano
A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge. ]]>
<![CDATA[Machine Embroidery on Knits]]> Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:55:00 -0500 Machine Embroidery on Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A professional’s tips for superior results. ]]>
<![CDATA[Jeans to Jacket]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 05:55:00 -0500 Jeans to Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Reinterpret the beauty of well-worn denim. ]]>
<![CDATA[Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:05 -0500 Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe Posted by dfinkle
Embrace the heat with these refreshing top alternatives. ]]>
<![CDATA[A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Exhibit: "Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern" ]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 16:41:49 -0500 A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Exhibit: Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
Claire Shaeffer provides an exclusive look at the Georgia O'Keeffe exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum. ]]>
<![CDATA[Chic Knit Jacket]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 06:55:00 -0500 Chic Knit Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a designer classic with this easy process. ]]>
<![CDATA[Striking Details from the Marist Silver Needle Runway & Awards Show ]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 15:32:05 -0500 Striking Details from the Marist Silver Needle Runway & Awards Show Posted by jclegg
Fashion students' runway designs featured memorable elements. ]]>
<![CDATA[Get Graphic with Bias Tape]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:57:56 -0500 Get Graphic with Bias Tape Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Define seams and edges with contrasting trim. ]]>
<![CDATA[Zip Through the Waistband]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:52:56 -0500 Zip Through the Waistband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Extend the closure all the way up for a clean finish. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Quilted Garment Challenge]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:51:52 -0500 The Quilted Garment Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Refreshing takes on a traditional technique. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:50:18 -0500 Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment. ]]>
<![CDATA[Red Carpet Roundup: 2017 Met Gala]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 16:04:49 -0500 Red Carpet Roundup: 2017 Met Gala Posted by EvamarieGomez
The Metropolitan Museum of Art annual benefit gala helps raise funds in support of its Costume Institute and gives A-listers a chance to be seen. ]]>