Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:06:02 -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[Fall 2014 Color Trends Abandon Typical Palette]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38406/fall-2014-color-trends-abandon-typical-palette http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38406/fall-2014-color-trends-abandon-typical-palette Fall 2014 Color Trends Abandon Typical Palette Posted by SLMiller
Each spring and fall, the Pantone Color Institute tracks global color trends and surveys fashion designers about their use of color. From this market research, the company develops a seasonal Fashion... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 5, "The Klum of Doom"]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:56:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38356/project-runway-season-13-episode-5-the-klum-of-doom http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38356/project-runway-season-13-episode-5-the-klum-of-doom Project Runway Season 13: Episode 5, Posted by dfinkle
Heidi needs a red carpet look for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards. ]]>
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<![CDATA[An Inside Look at Mary Ray's Sewing Studio]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:27:46 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38084/an-inside-look-at-mary-rays-sewing-studio http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38084/an-inside-look-at-mary-rays-sewing-studio An Inside Look at Mary Ray's Sewing Studio Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See how one of our contributing editors organizes her space. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 4, "A Suitable Twist"]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:03:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38236/project-runway-season-13-episode-4-a-suitable-twist http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38236/project-runway-season-13-episode-4-a-suitable-twist Project Runway Season 13: Episode 4, Posted by dfinkle
Outdated men's suits are transformed into high-fashion designs. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 3, "Welcome to the Future"]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:59:29 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38154/project-runway-season-13-episode-3-welcome-to-the-future http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38154/project-runway-season-13-episode-3-welcome-to-the-future Project Runway Season 13: Episode 3, Posted by dfinkle
The designers create looks to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Marie Claire magazine. ]]>
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<![CDATA["Costumes of Downton Abbey" at the Winterthur Museum]]> Sat, 09 Aug 2014 14:20:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38147/costumes-of-downton-abbey-at-the-winterthur-museum http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38147/costumes-of-downton-abbey-at-the-winterthur-museum Posted by dfinkle
A fascinating exhibition you won't want to miss, based on the popular PBS series! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Season 13: Episode 2, "Unconventional Movie Nite!"]]> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:43:30 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38025/project-runway-season-13-episode-2-unconventional-movie-nite http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38025/project-runway-season-13-episode-2-unconventional-movie-nite Project Runway Season 13: Episode 2, Posted by dfinkle
Designers work in teams to create mini collections. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Virtual Textile Project Preserves Fabric History]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38026/virtual-textile-project-preserves-fabric-history http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38026/virtual-textile-project-preserves-fabric-history Virtual Textile Project Preserves Fabric History Posted by SLMiller
Digitizing textiles and cataloging them into a database makes the fabrics available to an audience that otherwise would not have access to them or even know they exist. ]]>
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<![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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