Copyright (c) 2016 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Embellishments category featured posts Threads - Embellishments category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/embellishments Sat, 28 May 2016 02:44:15 -0500 Threads - Embellishments category featured posts Threads - Embellishments category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/embellishments <![CDATA[Sheath Dresses Inspired by Art]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48022/sheath-dresses-inspired-by-art http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48022/sheath-dresses-inspired-by-art Sheath Dresses Inspired by Art Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Designers interpret masterpieces as sheath dresses. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, at the Metropolitan Museum, New York]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 09:17:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48005/manus-x-machina-fashion-in-an-age-of-technology-at-the-metropolitan-museum-new-york http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48005/manus-x-machina-fashion-in-an-age-of-technology-at-the-metropolitan-museum-new-york Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, at the Metropolitan Museum, New York Posted by CarolFresia
The Met has mounted a stunning exhibition contrasting handmade versus machine-made garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Free-Motion Guides]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:41:30 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47963/notions-free-motion-guides http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47963/notions-free-motion-guides Notions: Free-Motion Guides Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Achieve a new level of control while free-motion stitching with these lightweight guides. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Fairy-tale Fashion at FIT]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2016 14:34:44 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47557/fairy-tale-fashion-at-fit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47557/fairy-tale-fashion-at-fit Fairy-tale Fashion at FIT Posted by CarolFresia
Visit this exhibition in person or online to see how fashion can be Grimm, not grim. ]]>
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<![CDATA[18 Uses for Petersham Ribbon]]> Fri, 18 Mar 2016 13:46:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47524/18-uses-for-petersham-ribbon http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47524/18-uses-for-petersham-ribbon 18 Uses for Petersham Ribbon Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn 18 ways to use this couture mainstay in your sewing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Make Pleated Trim from Petersham]]> Sat, 20 Feb 2016 16:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47064/video-how-to-make-pleated-trim-from-petersham http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47064/video-how-to-make-pleated-trim-from-petersham Video: How to Make Pleated Trim from Petersham Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch to learn how to create a beautiful pleated trim from petersham ribbon. ]]>
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<![CDATA[15 Embroidery Tips, Techniques and Projects]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43448/15-embroidery-tips-techniques-and-projects http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43448/15-embroidery-tips-techniques-and-projects 15 Embroidery Tips, Techniques and Projects Posted by EvamarieGomez
This collection of techniques and tips will guide your next hand- or machine-worked embroidery project. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Learn to Make a Vintage-Inspired Neckband]]> Mon, 07 Dec 2015 12:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43570/learn-to-make-a-vintage-inspired-neckband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43570/learn-to-make-a-vintage-inspired-neckband Learn to Make a Vintage-Inspired Neckband Posted by CarolFresia
In this web extra from Threads #180, find out how to join a narrow neckband to a blouse neckline with fagoting stitches. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Examine Museum Fashions Online, Courtesy of Lasell College]]> Mon, 19 Oct 2015 15:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45370/examine-museum-fashions-online-courtesy-of-lasell-college http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45370/examine-museum-fashions-online-courtesy-of-lasell-college Examine Museum Fashions Online, Courtesy of Lasell College Posted by SLMiller
Lasell College's Fashion department, the National Endowment for the Arts, and professional designers team up to create an online multimedia library of techniques in American fashion design. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Add a Sleeve Vent on a Lined Sleeve]]> Mon, 19 Oct 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45303/how-to-add-a-sleeve-vent-on-a-lined-sleeve http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45303/how-to-add-a-sleeve-vent-on-a-lined-sleeve How to Add a Sleeve Vent on a Lined Sleeve Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Create a functional opening on a lined sleeve. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pleat to Measure]]> Thu, 15 Oct 2015 07:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45277/pleat-to-measure http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45277/pleat-to-measure Pleat to Measure Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Ingenious ways to calculate yardage and folds. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Beginner's Embroidery Machine]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44565/notions-beginners-embroidery-machine http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44565/notions-beginners-embroidery-machine Notions: Beginner's Embroidery Machine Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This beginner-level embroidery machine is faster than any other in its price range. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Custom Cover Service for Closures]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44567/notions-custom-cover-service-for-closures http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44567/notions-custom-cover-service-for-closures Notions: Custom Cover Service for Closures Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Order a bundle of buttons or buckles in a variety of styles and have them covered with your favorite fabric from your stash. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool, Part 4: The Felted "Bark" Coat is Finished]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40542/tailoring-with-felted-wool-part-4-the-felted-bark-coat-is-finished http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40542/tailoring-with-felted-wool-part-4-the-felted-bark-coat-is-finished Tailoring with Felted Wool, Part 4: The Felted Posted by KennethDKing
After installing the sleeves, lining, and closures, we have a spiffy coat. Read more to find out how I completed my tailored felted wool coat. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Start to Finish, an Embroidered Fortuny Frock Coat ]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43195/start-to-finish-an-embroidered-fortuny-frock-coat http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43195/start-to-finish-an-embroidered-fortuny-frock-coat Start to Finish, an Embroidered Fortuny Frock Coat Posted by KennethDKing
Kenneth D. King channels the 18th century and the 1960s in a Fortuny jeans jacket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Three Vintage Blouse Details to Try]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43839/three-vintage-blouse-details-to-try http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43839/three-vintage-blouse-details-to-try Three Vintage Blouse Details to Try Posted by stitchhappy
Discover three ways to add vintage charm to your tops. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my!]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my! Posted by CarolFresia
Western Costume, the source of Threads' featured back cover garments, houses a unique collection of clothes, costumes, and to-die-for accessories. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Use a Ruffler]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 08:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler How to Use a Ruffler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This handy attachment has a wide repertoire. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Embellishments Special Issue Giveaway Winners]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:42:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42957/embellishments-special-issue-giveaway-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42957/embellishments-special-issue-giveaway-winners Embellishments Special Issue Giveaway Winners Posted by AlexLombardi
Find out which lucky Threads members will be taking home a copy of this great magazine. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make a Removable Button Strip]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:26:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42870/make-a-removable-button-strip http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42870/make-a-removable-button-strip Make a Removable Button Strip Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Put your delicate closures on a removable band. ]]>
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