Copyright (c) 2016 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Embellishments category featured posts Threads - Embellishments category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/embellishments Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:09:34 -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[Video: Disappearing Flat Piping]]> Mon, 31 Oct 2016 15:16:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63109/video-disappearing-flat-piping http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63109/video-disappearing-flat-piping Video: Disappearing Flat Piping Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to taper a piping's end for an attractive, bulk-free finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Print and Dye Fabric with Rust]]> Fri, 02 Sep 2016 10:15:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37443/print-and-dye-fabric-with-rust http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37443/print-and-dye-fabric-with-rust Print and Dye Fabric with Rust Posted by MaryRay
Try this easy and eco-friendly technique to personalize your fabric with spectacular surface design. It requires little working space and minimal supplies and equipment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Bobbinwork Embroidery]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:38:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49279/bobbinwork-embroidery http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49279/bobbinwork-embroidery Bobbinwork Embroidery Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Stitch motifs with specialty thread in the bobbin. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Wind a Bobbin for Bobbinwork Stitching]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49091/video-how-to-wind-a-bobbin-for-bobbinwork-stitching http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/49091/video-how-to-wind-a-bobbin-for-bobbinwork-stitching Video: How to Wind a Bobbin for Bobbinwork Stitching Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to wind a bobbin for bobbinwork and how to adjust the bobbin tension. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Heirloom Details Add Subtle Sophistication]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:22:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48373/heirloom-details-add-subtle-sophistication http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48373/heirloom-details-add-subtle-sophistication Heirloom Details Add Subtle Sophistication Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Discover sophistication in youthful embellishments with these to heirloom sewing techniques. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Cowboy Pockets]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:21:43 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48392/cowboy-pockets http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48392/cowboy-pockets Cowboy Pockets Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A Western-inspired detail adds a “smile” to any garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew a Couching Stitch ]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:55:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48398/video-how-to-sew-a-couching-stitch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48398/video-how-to-sew-a-couching-stitch Video: How to Sew a Couching Stitch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The couching stitch is useful for applying heavy or decorative threads that are too thick or textured to pass through a fabric's weave. Watch to learn how to create this basic hand embroidery stitch. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew a Blanket Stitch]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:55:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48389/video-how-to-sew-a-blanket-stitch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48389/video-how-to-sew-a-blanket-stitch Video: How to Sew a Blanket Stitch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Hand embroidery can elevate the style of any garment. Watch now to learn how to create one of five basic embroidery stitches: the blanket stitch. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew a Fly Stitch]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48383/video-how-to-sew-a-fly-stitch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48383/video-how-to-sew-a-fly-stitch Video: How to Sew a Fly Stitch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The fly stitch is a basic embroidery stitch. Watch to learn how to create this stitch. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew a Chainstitch]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:35:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48378/video-how-to-sew-a-chainstitch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48378/video-how-to-sew-a-chainstitch Video: How to Sew a Chainstitch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Hand embroidery is a traditional embellishment technique that is within the reach of any sewer. Watch to learn how to create one of the five basic embroidery stitches: the chainstitch. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create Complex Designs with Simple Embroidery Stitches]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:10:21 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48377/create-complex-designs-with-simple-embroidery-stitches http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48377/create-complex-designs-with-simple-embroidery-stitches Create Complex Designs with Simple Embroidery Stitches Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Explore the elaborate motifs of Yemenite Jewish embroidery. ]]>
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<![CDATA[9 Ways to Write on Fabric]]> Tue, 31 May 2016 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48099/9-ways-to-write-on-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/48099/9-ways-to-write-on-fabric 9 Ways to Write on Fabric Posted by dfinkle
Fun techniques for adding text to your projects! ]]>
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<![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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