Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:15:55 -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[How to Finish Seams on Chantilly Lace]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:18:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37730/how-to-finish-seams-on-chantilly-lace http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37730/how-to-finish-seams-on-chantilly-lace How to Finish Seams on Chantilly Lace Posted by SusanKhalje
There are a variety of methods for seaming lace. However, they can be challenging if working with delicate lace such as Chantilly. I'll show you a clever technique for finishing seams on tricky lace fabrics. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Try These Color Combinations for Ice Dyeing]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:58:48 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37798/try-these-color-combinations-for-ice-dyeing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37798/try-these-color-combinations-for-ice-dyeing Try These Color Combinations for Ice Dyeing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In Threads #174 (August/September 2014), authors Nick Coman and Chase Wong explain a fascinating way to create random, unique patterns on fabric with ice dyeing. They share a few of their favorite color combinations for ice dyeing in this Web extra. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Store Fabric Neatly in Less Space]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:02:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37751/tip-store-fabric-neatly-in-less-space http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37751/tip-store-fabric-neatly-in-less-space Tip: Store Fabric Neatly in Less Space Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn a clever way to store fabric with this tip from Threads #174 (August/September 2014). ]]>
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<![CDATA[Q&A: Freezing Bug-Infested Garments]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:46:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37758/qa-freezing-bug-infested-garments http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37758/qa-freezing-bug-infested-garments Q&A: Freezing Bug-Infested Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
An costume and textiles expert answers ]]>
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<![CDATA[More New York Garment District Fabric Shops]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:29:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37395/more-new-york-garment-district-fabric-shops http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37395/more-new-york-garment-district-fabric-shops More New York Garment District Fabric Shops Posted by ThreadsMagazine
If you will visit New York City's Garment District, be sure to check out these fabric shops listed in this web extra from Threads #174 (August/September 2014). ]]>
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<![CDATA[10 Ways to Sew with Knits]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37197/10-ways-to-sew-with-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37197/10-ways-to-sew-with-knits 10 Ways to Sew with Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Discover some tips and techniques for sewing with knits. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Ignite your Handbag Creativity]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 14:10:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36424/ignite-your-handbag-creativity http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36424/ignite-your-handbag-creativity Ignite your Handbag Creativity Posted by dfinkle
Try these fun products to inspire your purse designs. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Use Border Prints]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 19:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35525/how-to-use-border-prints http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35525/how-to-use-border-prints How to Use Border Prints Posted by stitchhappy
Find out how you can take printed fabrics into new territory. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create a Garment Using Tyvek]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36508/create-a-garment-using-tyvek http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36508/create-a-garment-using-tyvek Create a Garment Using Tyvek Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Play with this unexpected material for stylish results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Use Ombre Fabric]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:18:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36484/how-to-use-ombre-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36484/how-to-use-ombre-fabric How to Use Ombre Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Dramatic or subtle, ombré fabrics create distinctive garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew an Easy Tyvek Tote (Includes Free Pattern)!]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:09:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36325/sew-an-easy-tyvek-tote-includes-free-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36325/sew-an-easy-tyvek-tote-includes-free-pattern Sew an Easy Tyvek Tote (Includes Free Pattern)! Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a fun and fully recyclable handbag with a geometric print in this web extra from Threads #173 (June/July 2014). ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 13: "Finale"]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:28:20 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36423/under-the-gunn-episode-13-finale http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36423/under-the-gunn-episode-13-finale Under the Gunn, Episode 13: Posted by dfinkle
Find out who won the first season! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: "Textiles: The Art of Mankind"]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35545/book-giveaway-textiles-the-art-of-mankind http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35545/book-giveaway-textiles-the-art-of-mankind Book Giveaway: Posted by kelsey_plate
You could win 2 great books! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Inside the Life of Iconic Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:51:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34394/inside-the-life-of-iconic-fashion-designer-elsa-schiaparelli http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34394/inside-the-life-of-iconic-fashion-designer-elsa-schiaparelli Inside the Life of  Iconic Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In the 1920s and '30s, Elsa Schiaparelli blazed a new trail in fashion. She was an iconoclast, spirited and innovative. Learn all there is to know about this iconic fashion designer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 12: "Superhero Fashion"]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:50:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36121/under-the-gunn-episode-12-superhero-fashion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36121/under-the-gunn-episode-12-superhero-fashion Under the Gunn, Episode 12: Posted by dfinkle
See which designers made it to the finale. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Unconventional Color Palette for Spring 2014]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36181/unconventional-color-palette-for-spring-2014 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36181/unconventional-color-palette-for-spring-2014 Unconventional Color Palette for Spring 2014 Posted by SLMiller
Spring's color palette revolves around a modern blend of pastels, soft neutrals, and bold hues. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 11: "The Benefit of Fashion"]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:44:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36091/under-the-gunn-episode-11-the-benefit-of-fashion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36091/under-the-gunn-episode-11-the-benefit-of-fashion Under the Gunn, Episode 11: Posted by dfinkle
The remaining five designers sew outfits for real women. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of the Super Sewing Giveaway is...]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:07:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35861/the-winner-of-the-super-sewing-giveaway-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35861/the-winner-of-the-super-sewing-giveaway-is The Winner of the Super Sewing Giveaway is... Posted by EmilyBerube
Congratulations to the winner of these awesome sewing books! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 10: "Crossing Teams"]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:13:21 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35982/under-the-gunn-episode-10-crossing-teams http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35982/under-the-gunn-episode-10-crossing-teams Under the Gunn, Episode 10: Posted by dfinkle
See how Asha and Natalia fared in their first team challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 9: "Trouble in the Lounge"]]> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 11:13:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35901/under-the-gunn-episode-9-trouble-in-the-lounge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35901/under-the-gunn-episode-9-trouble-in-the-lounge Under the Gunn, Episode 9: Posted by dfinkle
Anya and Mondo confront the judges about their decision. ]]>
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