Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:27:14 -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[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 10: "Versatile Tops and Bottoms"]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:03:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41496/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-10-versatile-tops-and-bottoms http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41496/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-10-versatile-tops-and-bottoms Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 10: Posted by dfinkle
Designers compete to sell their winning outfit on QVC. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vote for the Winner of the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:25:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41541/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41541/vote-for-the-winner-of-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge Vote for the Winner of the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The top five semifinalists have been chosen, and now it's your turn to vote. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: "Suede to Rest" ]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:22:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest Book Giveaway: Posted by jpetersen
The book "Suede to Rest" by Diane Vallere is the first in her new series of books. Comment below for a chance to win. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Two-book Giveaway]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:48:46 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41365/two-book-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41365/two-book-giveaway Two-book Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
Comment now to enter our giveaway, and you could win two comprehensive books about fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: "Sketching with Sharks"]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:57:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: Posted by dfinkle
See which designer "risks her life" so she can buy extra fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket Posted by KennethDKing
I’m working on the tailored felted wool coat, which features a unique design resembling tree bark, and wanted a new pocket style for it. Follow along as I demonstrate how to add a decorative welt pocket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Last Chance to Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40757/last-chance-to-enter-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40757/last-chance-to-enter-the-2014-fancy-fabrics-challenge Last Chance to 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. Hurry, contest closes at 11:59 p.m. EST, January 16, 2015! ]]>
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<![CDATA[McCall's: Early Spring 2015]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:29:10 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41343/mccalls-early-spring-2015 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41343/mccalls-early-spring-2015 McCall's: Early Spring 2015 Posted by kelsey_plate
Think spring with these new patterns from McCall's. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: "Making a Splash"]]> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:30:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: Posted by dfinkle
A winning designer's resortwear and swimsuit designs are featured in USA Today. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Full and Needle Felt]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 07:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40912/how-to-full-and-needle-felt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40912/how-to-full-and-needle-felt How to Full and Needle Felt Posted by stitchhappy
Learn to use wool to its fullest. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 7: "Mix and Match.com"]]> Mon, 29 Dec 2014 17:07:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41069/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-7-mix-and-matchcom http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41069/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-7-mix-and-matchcom Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 7: Posted by dfinkle
Teams create custom date-night looks for Match.com clients. ]]>
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<![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[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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