Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Embellishments category featured posts Threads - Embellishments category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/embellishments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:46:33 -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[Book Giveaway: "Bead Embroidery: Stitch Samples"]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37256/book-giveaway-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37256/book-giveaway-bead-embroidery-stitch-samples Book Giveaway:  Posted by merkan
One lucky online member will be gifted CRK Designs and Yasuko Endo's bead embroidery guidebook, "Bead Embroidery: Stitch Samples." ]]>
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<![CDATA[12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -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[Add Stylish Details to a Shirt]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38143/add-stylish-details-to-a-shirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38143/add-stylish-details-to-a-shirt Add Stylish Details to a Shirt Posted by stitchhappy
Upgrade your shirts by indulging in fine finishing details. Learn how by reading this article. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Weave Custom Trims]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38137/how-to-weave-custom-trims http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38137/how-to-weave-custom-trims How to Weave Custom Trims Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to design your own passementerie with a simple loom by following these steps. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Ultimate Button Warehouse]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:07:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38200/notions-ultimate-button-warehouse http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38200/notions-ultimate-button-warehouse Notions: Ultimate Button Warehouse Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You can never have too many buttons, and we've found the perfect place to get them. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Style Tip: Textured And Embellished Garments]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:07:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38202/style-tip-textured-and-embellished-garments http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38202/style-tip-textured-and-embellished-garments Style Tip: Textured And Embellished Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here are a few tips on how to incorporate this season's hottest styles into your own garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA["Costumes of Downton Abbey" at the Winterthur Museum]]> Sat, 09 Aug 2014 14:20:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38147/costumes-of-downton-abbey-at-the-winterthur-museum http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38147/costumes-of-downton-abbey-at-the-winterthur-museum Posted by dfinkle
A fascinating exhibition you won't want to miss, based on the popular PBS series! ]]>
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<![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[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[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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