Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Sat, 27 May 2017 11:40:45 -0500 Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric <![CDATA[Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Fabric Appliqué with Free-Motion Stitching]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 10:00:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67508/video-texturizing-fabrics-fabric-appliqu-with-free-motion-stitching http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67508/video-texturizing-fabrics-fabric-appliqu-with-free-motion-stitching Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Fabric Appliqué with Free-Motion Stitching Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to turn scraps and other small pieces of fabric into a larger fabric piece to create one-of-a-kind garments or accessories. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe Posted by dfinkle
Embrace the heat with these refreshing top alternatives. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Chic Knit Jacket]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66972/chic-knit-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66972/chic-knit-jacket Chic Knit Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a designer classic with this easy process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get Graphic with Bias Tape]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:57:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66968/get-graphic-with-bias-tape http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66968/get-graphic-with-bias-tape Get Graphic with Bias Tape Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Define seams and edges with contrasting trim. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Zip Through the Waistband]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:52:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66976/zip-through-the-waistband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66976/zip-through-the-waistband Zip Through the Waistband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Extend the closure all the way up for a clean finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Quilted Garment Challenge]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:51:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66978/the-quilted-garment-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66978/the-quilted-garment-challenge The Quilted Garment Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Refreshing takes on a traditional technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:50:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66966/sharpen-your-pencil-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66966/sharpen-your-pencil-skirt Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[5 Tips for Organizing Your Fabric Stash]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:21:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66906/5-tips-for-organizing-your-fabric-stash http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66906/5-tips-for-organizing-your-fabric-stash 5 Tips for Organizing Your Fabric Stash Posted by dfinkle
Take a hands-on approach to managing your textiles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Squares on a Grid]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:05:48 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67133/video-texturizing-fabrics-squares-on-a-grid http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67133/video-texturizing-fabrics-squares-on-a-grid Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Squares on a Grid Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to create a texturized effect on any T-shirt by adding bias-cut velvet fabric squares. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66907/the-pickstitched-lapped-zipper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66907/the-pickstitched-lapped-zipper The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew a couture closure that is always discreet. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make Flowing Tiers and Layers]]> Mon, 06 Mar 2017 10:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66665/make-flowing-tiers-and-layers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66665/make-flowing-tiers-and-layers Make Flowing Tiers and Layers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn to make flowing, draped garments that flatter the body. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear]]> Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66670/pro-methods-for-sewing-activewear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66670/pro-methods-for-sewing-activewear Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew gear that really works out. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Great Patterns for Double Gauze]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:06:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66726/great-patterns-for-double-gauze http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66726/great-patterns-for-double-gauze Great Patterns for Double Gauze Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Meet some designs that are perfect for this lightweight, airy fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing With Saris]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:10:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66710/sewing-with-saris http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66710/sewing-with-saris Sewing With Saris Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Creative recycling techniques for these alluring textiles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[21 Fabric Tips and Tricks]]> Sat, 04 Feb 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/21-fabric-tips-and-tricks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38595/21-fabric-tips-and-tricks 21 Fabric Tips and Tricks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There's no end to what you can learn about fabric. This collection of articles and videos helps demystify sewing with silks and knits, demonstrates how to identify fabric with a burn test, and even shows you how to dye fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Take Dyed Fabric from Botched to Beautiful]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:59:48 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66307/take-dyed-fabric-from-botched-to-beautiful http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66307/take-dyed-fabric-from-botched-to-beautiful Take Dyed Fabric from Botched to Beautiful Posted by SLMiller
If your fabric preparation or dyeing adventures end in disaster—dye bleeds or patchy saturation—the project doesn’t have to result in tears. Approach the solution creatively. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 02:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63111/video-miter-corners-on-striped-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63111/video-miter-corners-on-striped-trim Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim Posted by ThreadsMagazine
If using striped fabric as trim, you'll want to miter the corners carefully. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 13:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62910/how-to-sew-a-velvet-frock-coat http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/62910/how-to-sew-a-velvet-frock-coat How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat Posted by KennethDKing
My Fortuny frock coat now has a little brother. Read along to find out how I constructed a modified frock coat using a vintage velvet bedspread. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Reader Tip: Cornstarch Paste Makes Bold Marks]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:13:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63488/reader-tip-cornstarch-paste-makes-bold-marks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63488/reader-tip-cornstarch-paste-makes-bold-marks Reader Tip: Cornstarch Paste Makes Bold Marks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Give this method for marking fabric a try for a bold mark that is easily removed. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Creative Garments Made With Wool]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 14:15:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63411/creative-garments-made-with-wool http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/63411/creative-garments-made-with-wool Creative Garments Made With Wool Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Skillful design and construction win the day. ]]>
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