Copyright (c) 2017 en-us Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:24:28 -0500 Threads - Design category featured posts Threads - Design category featured posts <![CDATA[Enter the 2017 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:36:25 -0500 Enter the 2017 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. EST, May 31, for a chance to win a prize package worth more than $700! ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Summer 2017 Shorts and Skirts]]> Fri, 07 Apr 2017 13:58:23 -0500 Pattern Roundup: Summer 2017 Shorts and Skirts Posted by jpetersen
This summer, let New Look and Simplicity inspire you to try something new. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fashion from the 89th Annual Academy Awards]]> Tue, 28 Feb 2017 20:33:12 -0500 Fashion from the 89th Annual Academy Awards Posted by EvamarieGomez
See the latest red-carpet trends from the 2017 night at the Oscars. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sewing With Saris]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:10:33 -0500 Sewing With Saris Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Creative recycling techniques for these alluring textiles. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Victory Patterns Hazel Dress]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:03:43 -0500 Pattern Review: Victory Patterns Hazel Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This above-knee-length shift dress has a center-front neckline slit, a neck sash that ties into a bow, a semifitted bodice with an empire waist, bust darts, three-quarter-length sleeves with a slightly gathered sleeve cap and a contrast band at the sleeve hemline. ]]>
<![CDATA[Spring 2017 Inspiration]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:29:54 -0500 Spring 2017 Inspiration Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This Insider article will help you take this season's designs from the runway and turn them into something you can wear every day. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Vogue 9209 Skirt]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:29:02 -0500 Pattern Review: Vogue 9209 Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A slimming, straight wrap skirt is a work wardrobe staple. The design comes in three lengths: above the knee, just below the knee, and midcalf. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Thread Theory Goldstream Peacoat]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:29:00 -0500 Pattern Review: Thread Theory Goldstream Peacoat Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This is a great take on the traditional double-breasted peacoat, with two options for fit and details. There is a classic, fitted shape with front vertical darts, epaulets, lined patch pockets with flaps, and sleeve tabs. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Lupin Jacket]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:29 -0500 Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Lupin Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This blouson-style cropped jacket has an 18-inch center-back length and is fully lined. It has wide-sweeping lapels, front princess seams, vertical welt pockets, optional shoulder epaulets, a back yoke, a set-in waistband, and sleeves gathered into narrow cuffs. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Spring 2017 Dresses]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:54:30 -0500 Pattern Roundup: Spring 2017 Dresses Posted by jpetersen
With spring just around the corner, Simplicity and McCall's help you stay up-to-date with new trends in their 2017 collections. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fashions of the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards]]> Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:15:00 -0500 Fashions of the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Posted by MeganCooney
Browse through the trending attire seen on the red carpet during the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sew an Elegant Couture Skirt with Susan Khalje]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:05:00 -0500 Sew an Elegant Couture Skirt with Susan Khalje Posted by EvamarieGomez
Threads and Craftsy present a new online class taught by couture expert Susan Khalje. ]]>
<![CDATA[A Look At the Exhibition, "Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion"]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:48:51 -0500 A Look At the Exhibition, Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
Claire Shaeffer explores "Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion" and shares detailed images from this fabulous exhibition. ]]>
<![CDATA[58th Inaugural Ball Fashion]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:10:00 -0500 58th Inaugural Ball Fashion Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take a look at the gowns worn by First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence and discover whose dress was created by ASDP members. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fashion from the 2017 Presidential Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:06:51 -0500 Fashion from the 2017 Presidential Inauguration Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In case you missed it, here are some of the daytime fashions from the 2017 presidential inauguration. ]]>
<![CDATA[Mainbocher at the Chicago History Museum]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:28:51 -0500 Mainbocher at the Chicago History Museum Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
Get to know the story behind the first American couturier, Main Rousseau Bocher, and take an inside look at "Making Mainbocher," an exhibition at the Chicago History Museum. ]]>
<![CDATA[A Treasure Trove of Vintage Fashion]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:00:00 -0500 A Treasure Trove of Vintage Fashion Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Explore Syracuse University’s inspiring costume collection. ]]>
<![CDATA[74th Annual Golden Globes Red Carpet Fashion]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:52:52 -0500 74th Annual Golden Globes Red Carpet Fashion Posted by EvamarieGomez
Browse through our favorite red carpet looks, and find out what trends were on parade at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Vogue 1500 Dress]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:03:28 -0500 Pattern Review: Vogue 1500 Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This close-fitting Anne Klein dress design has a jewel neckline, a buttoned center front, extended cap sleeves, skirt pockets with flaps, and flaps for mock chest pockets, and a self-fabric belt with a covered buckle. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: McCall's 7262]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:03:26 -0500 Pattern Review: McCall's 7262 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This set of relaxed toppers offers options to keep you cozy on chilly days. One is a knee-length, wrap-front, sweaterlike coat with long sleeves. ]]>