Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Embellishments category featured posts Threads - Embellishments category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/embellishments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:32:15 -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[Pat's Custom Buttons and Belts for Sale]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:25:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38036/pats-custom-buttons-and-belts-for-sale http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38036/pats-custom-buttons-and-belts-for-sale Pat's Custom Buttons and Belts for Sale Posted by smcfarland
Owner Pat Mahoney says she's ready to retire after 40 years ]]>
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<![CDATA[An Easy Way to Accurately Pleat Ribbon for Trims]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37627/an-easy-way-to-accurately-pleat-ribbon-for-trims http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37627/an-easy-way-to-accurately-pleat-ribbon-for-trims An Easy Way to Accurately Pleat Ribbon for Trims Posted by KennethDKing
I've figured out an easy way to pleat ribbons or strips of fabric. Read more to find out how to create the template I use to make pleated ribbon trim. ]]>
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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[12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques 12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You'll be making buttonholes on par with the pros once you check out this collection of our best buttonhole tutorials. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:33:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36482/how-to-create-3d-bubble-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36482/how-to-create-3d-bubble-trim How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim Posted by KennethDKing
Add dimension to your next garment with this vintage technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 10:25:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35650/how-to-make-fortuny-style-beaded-edges http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35650/how-to-make-fortuny-style-beaded-edges How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a creative finished edge with this embellishment technique. It beautifully adorns your garment, and it will provide weight to the hem. This method pays homage to Mariano Fortuny's signature style. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Be Inspired by Stunning Oscar 2014 Fashions]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:26:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35733/be-inspired-by-stunning-oscar-2014-fashions http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35733/be-inspired-by-stunning-oscar-2014-fashions Be Inspired by Stunning Oscar 2014 Fashions Posted by kelsey_plate
See red-carpet fashions from the 86th Annual Academy Awards ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of Threads Issue 171 is...]]> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:08:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35538/the-winner-of-threads-issue-171-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35538/the-winner-of-threads-issue-171-is The Winner of Threads Issue 171 is... Posted by kelsey_plate
Congratulations to the winner of Threads issue no. 171! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make a Collage Minibag]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35521/make-a-collage-minibag http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35521/make-a-collage-minibag Make a Collage Minibag Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This pouch packs style - and your phone. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Magazine Giveaway: Threads #171 (February/March 2014)]]> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35291/magazine-giveaway-threads-171-februarymarch-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35291/magazine-giveaway-threads-171-februarymarch-2014 Magazine Giveaway: Threads #171 (February/March 2014) Posted by kelsey_plate
You could win a copy of the latest Threads issue! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Free, Downloadable Templates for your Sweet Spiked Tote]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:16:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34303/free-downloadable-templates-for-your-sweet-spiked-tote http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34303/free-downloadable-templates-for-your-sweet-spiked-tote Free, Downloadable Templates for your Sweet Spiked Tote Posted by SewStylishMagazine
In this Web Extra from SewStylish Spring 2014, we share even more fun spike placement templates, pointers on how to make your designs, and instructions for attaching studs to garments and accessories. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew Pin Tucks]]> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 09:50:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34676/how-to-sew-pin-tucks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34676/how-to-sew-pin-tucks How to Sew Pin Tucks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These easy instructions from "Tucks Made Simple," Threads #171, explain how to sew tiny pin tucks and then how to create intersecting pin tucks. Follow the steps and you'll create elegant and dainty pin tucks in no time. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Box Pleat Experiments, Part 2: Cross drape trim]]> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33810/the-box-pleat-experiments-part-2-cross-drape-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33810/the-box-pleat-experiments-part-2-cross-drape-trim The Box Pleat Experiments, Part 2: Cross drape trim Posted by KennethDKing
This is the second installment of the box-pleat trims. I call this a cross drape, because the fold forms a cross over the box pleated ribbon. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Box Pleat Experiments, Part One: Single and Double Garland Trim]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33809/the-box-pleat-experiments-part-one-single-and-double-garland-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33809/the-box-pleat-experiments-part-one-single-and-double-garland-trim The Box Pleat Experiments, Part One: Single and Double Garland Trim Posted by KennethDKing
Recently, I was experimenting with box pleating ribbon to see what I could devise. This is the first of a two-post series on my results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Machine-Bead a Design]]> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33376/video-how-to-machine-bead-a-design http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33376/video-how-to-machine-bead-a-design Video: How to Machine-Bead a Design Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch and learn how easy it is to machine-bead any design. ]]>
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<![CDATA[An Interesting Embellishment Technique]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33565/an-interesting-embellishment-technique http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33565/an-interesting-embellishment-technique An Interesting Embellishment Technique Posted by SusanKhalje
It's rare to see something new and different in the sewing world, so I was intrigued by an embellished fabric that a student brought to class. I'll show you how to re-create this technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew an Embellished Pencil Skirt]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 08:18:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32969/how-to-sew-an-embellished-pencil-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32969/how-to-sew-an-embellished-pencil-skirt How to Sew an Embellished Pencil Skirt Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch as Threads Editor Sarah McFarland shows you how to transform a basic straight skirt pattern into a beautiful embellished skirt. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of Threads Selects: "Easy-to-Sew Flowers" is...]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 10:14:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33019/the-winner-of-threads-selects-easy-to-sew-flowers-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33019/the-winner-of-threads-selects-easy-to-sew-flowers-is The Winner of Threads Selects: Posted by dfinkle
Congratulations to user-2868855 for winning our latest giveaway! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads Selects Giveaway: "Easy-to-Sew Flowers"]]> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32390/threads-selects-giveaway-easy-to-sew-flowers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32390/threads-selects-giveaway-easy-to-sew-flowers Threads Selects Giveaway: Posted by dfinkle
Enter for a chance to win a free copy of the Threads selects flowers edition. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make Lace From Scraps]]> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32414/make-lace-from-scraps http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32414/make-lace-from-scraps Make Lace From Scraps Posted by MaryRay
Create a fabulous openwork fabric. ]]>
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