Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Fri, 19 Dec 2014 03:44:32 -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 Match Plaid Across a Seam]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40904/how-to-match-plaid-across-a-seam http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40904/how-to-match-plaid-across-a-seam How to Match Plaid Across a Seam Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
No-fail techniques for precise matching. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Match Plaid on a Curved-Edge Lapel]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:36:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40937/how-to-match-plaid-on-a-curved-edge-lapel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40937/how-to-match-plaid-on-a-curved-edge-lapel How to Match Plaid on a Curved-Edge Lapel Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Apply this technique to both jacket lapels. Be sure to fold under or remove the seam allowances first. 1 Choose a vertical bar for the lapel's outer edge. Manipulate the cut fabric to make the bar... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39659/tailoring-with-felted-wool-the-bark-coat-project http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39659/tailoring-with-felted-wool-the-bark-coat-project Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project Posted by KennethDKing
I was recently given a quantity of very high-grade wool felt. This is what I chose to make from it. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40757/enter-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40757/enter-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Enter your fanciest garments for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Britex Fabrics. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: "Luck be a Lady"]]> Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:39:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40858/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-6-luck-be-a-lady http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40858/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-6-luck-be-a-lady Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: Posted by dfinkle
A fashion gamble determines this week's challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: "Designing for the Duchess"]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:22:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40725/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-5-designing-for-the-duchess http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40725/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-5-designing-for-the-duchess Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: Posted by dfinkle
The designers take the trip of a lifetime and have the chance to dress a royal. ]]>
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<![CDATA[8 Top Lace Tips]]> Thu, 04 Dec 2014 09:50:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40694/8-top-lace-tips http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40694/8-top-lace-tips 8 Top Lace Tips Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Discover eight fabulous tips for sewing and designing with fine lace. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 3: "Something Wicked This Way Comes"]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:47:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40504/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-3-something-wicked-this-way-comes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40504/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-3-something-wicked-this-way-comes Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 3: Posted by dfinkle
Costuming skills are put to the test with this Broadway musical challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Add Sparkle to Knits]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:40:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40522/video-how-to-add-sparkle-to-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40522/video-how-to-add-sparkle-to-knits Video: How to Add Sparkle to Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to discover three methods of adding shine to your knit garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Mohair Award Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39804/make-it-with-wool-2014-mohair-award-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39804/make-it-with-wool-2014-mohair-award-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Mohair Award Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Jordan Newhouse. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 First Place Junior Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39808/make-it-with-wool-2014-first-place-junior-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39808/make-it-with-wool-2014-first-place-junior-winner Make It With Wool 2014 First Place Junior Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Renata Goossen. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 National Adult Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:34:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39814/make-it-with-wool-2014-national-adult-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39814/make-it-with-wool-2014-national-adult-winner Make It With Wool 2014 National Adult Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Gail Altekruse. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Outstanding Needlework Award Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:34:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39817/make-it-with-wool-2014-outstanding-needlework-award-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39817/make-it-with-wool-2014-outstanding-needlework-award-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Outstanding Needlework Award Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Hannah Higginbotham. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:34:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39811/make-it-with-wool-2014-fashionapparel-design-co-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39811/make-it-with-wool-2014-fashionapparel-design-co-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Erin Lyon Seidl. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 2: "The Art of Construction"]]> Sun, 09 Nov 2014 14:46:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40392/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-2-the-art-of-construction http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40392/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-2-the-art-of-construction Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 2: Posted by dfinkle
Masculine materials are transformed into feminine designs. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew Knits]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:43:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40027/video-how-to-sew-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40027/video-how-to-sew-knits Video: How to Sew Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Discover the joy of sewing knits with these easy-to-follow tips and techniques. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 1: "Made in Manhattan"]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:12:30 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39861/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-1-made-in-manhattan http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39861/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-1-made-in-manhattan Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 1: Posted by dfinkle
14 designers return for another chance to show their designs at NY Fashion Week. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Align Stripes Across a Seam]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39781/how-to-align-stripes-across-a-seam http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39781/how-to-align-stripes-across-a-seam How to Align Stripes Across a Seam Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
Strategies to match lines across seams. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Preserve Your Precious Fabrics]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39779/preserve-your-precious-fabrics http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39779/preserve-your-precious-fabrics Preserve Your Precious Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Useful tips to manage and maintain your stash. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 14, "Finale, Part 2"]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:43:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39579/project-runway-season-13-episode-14-finale-part-2 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39579/project-runway-season-13-episode-14-finale-part-2 Project Runway Season 13: Episode 14, Posted by dfinkle
See which designer won season 13! ]]>
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