Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:41:52 -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[Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:58:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68146/sewing-inspiration-destination-helsinki-finland http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68146/sewing-inspiration-destination-helsinki-finland Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Textile and fashion designers in the Finnish capital clearly draw inspiration from the region's architecture, both natural and human-made. ]]>
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<![CDATA[And the Winner is . . .]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is And the Winner is . . . Posted by Katie_Strano
A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Pin Tucks with a Twin Needle]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67630/video-texturizing-fabrics-pin-tucks-with-a-twin-needle http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67630/video-texturizing-fabrics-pin-tucks-with-a-twin-needle Video - Texturizing Fabrics: Pin Tucks with a Twin Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to use a twin needle to create beautiful pin tucks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Machine Embroidery on Knits]]> Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66970/machine-embroidery-on-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66970/machine-embroidery-on-knits Machine Embroidery on Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A professional’s tips for superior results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Jeans to Jacket]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 05:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66974/jeans-to-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66974/jeans-to-jacket Jeans to Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Reinterpret the beauty of well-worn denim. ]]>
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<![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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