Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fabric category featured posts Threads - Fabric category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fabric Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:12:05 -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[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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34394/inside-the-life-of-iconic-fashion-designer-elsa-schiaparelli
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36121/under-the-gunn-episode-12-superhero-fashion
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36181/unconventional-color-palette-for-spring-2014
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36091/under-the-gunn-episode-11-the-benefit-of-fashion
<![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! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35861/the-winner-of-the-super-sewing-giveaway-is
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35982/under-the-gunn-episode-10-crossing-teams
<![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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35901/under-the-gunn-episode-9-trouble-in-the-lounge
<![CDATA[Marimekko Madness Contest]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:02:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35887/marimekko-madness-contest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35887/marimekko-madness-contest Marimekko Madness Contest Posted by kelsey_plate
Register for this print contest for a chance to win a $100 FinnStyle gift card! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35887/marimekko-madness-contest
<![CDATA[The Winner of John Gillow Textile Titles Giveaway is...]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:34:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35881/the-winner-of-john-gillow-textile-titles-giveaway-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35881/the-winner-of-john-gillow-textile-titles-giveaway-is The Winner of John Gillow Textile Titles Giveaway is... Posted by kelsey_plate
Congratulations to the winner of the two-book giveaway! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35881/the-winner-of-john-gillow-textile-titles-giveaway-is
<![CDATA[Chat with Mary Ray on All Things Fabric]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:49:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35878/chat-with-mary-ray-on-all-things-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35878/chat-with-mary-ray-on-all-things-fabric Chat with Mary Ray on All Things Fabric Posted by EvamarieGomez
Visit Threads on Facebook from 3 to 4 p.m. ET on March 19 for a Q&A on fabric selection and advice. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35878/chat-with-mary-ray-on-all-things-fabric
<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 8: "It's an Unconventional Beach Party"]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:09:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35817/under-the-gunn-episode-8-its-an-unconventional-beach-party http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35817/under-the-gunn-episode-8-its-an-unconventional-beach-party Under the Gunn, Episode 8: Posted by dfinkle
A frustrated designer ends up as the season's first double-winner. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35817/under-the-gunn-episode-8-its-an-unconventional-beach-party
<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 7: "Steampunk Chic"]]> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:57:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35702/under-the-gunn-episode-7-steampunk-chic http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35702/under-the-gunn-episode-7-steampunk-chic Under the Gunn, Episode 7: Posted by dfinkle
Anya questions whether or not Nicholas created the designs in his portfolio. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35702/under-the-gunn-episode-7-steampunk-chic
<![CDATA[Be Inspired by Stunning Oscar 2014 Fashions]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:26:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35733/be-inspired-by-stunning-oscar-2014-fashions http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35733/be-inspired-by-stunning-oscar-2014-fashions Be Inspired by Stunning Oscar 2014 Fashions Posted by kelsey_plate
See red-carpet fashions from the 86th Annual Academy Awards ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35733/be-inspired-by-stunning-oscar-2014-fashions
<![CDATA[Magazine Giveaway: Threads Issue no.172]]> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 10:51:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35173/magazine-giveaway-threads-issue-no172 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35173/magazine-giveaway-threads-issue-no172 Magazine Giveaway: Threads Issue no.172 Posted by daguguliaro
It's your chance to win the latest issue of Threads magazine. Just leave a comment to enter! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35173/magazine-giveaway-threads-issue-no172
<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: John Gillow Textiles Titles ]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:01:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35595/book-giveaway-john-gillow-textiles-titles http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35595/book-giveaway-john-gillow-textiles-titles Book Giveaway: John Gillow Textiles Titles Posted by kelsey_plate
Comment to win 2 books written by John Gillow. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35595/book-giveaway-john-gillow-textiles-titles
<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 6: "Pompeii Team Challenge"]]> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 23:38:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35621/under-the-gunn-episode-6-pompeii-team-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35621/under-the-gunn-episode-6-pompeii-team-challenge Under the Gunn, Episode 6: Posted by dfinkle
See how Nick's team fared in their first team challenge. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35621/under-the-gunn-episode-6-pompeii-team-challenge
<![CDATA[The Fabric Store Opens Shop in L.A.]]> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35608/the-fabric-store-opens-shop-in-la http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35608/the-fabric-store-opens-shop-in-la The Fabric Store Opens Shop in L.A. Posted by SLMiller
New Zealand-based fabric retailer The Fabric Store has recently opened a U.S. flagship store in Los Angeles, California. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35608/the-fabric-store-opens-shop-in-la
<![CDATA[Before You Hem a Bias Garment, Let the Fabric "Hang Out"]]> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 06:44:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35444/before-you-hem-a-bias-garment-let-the-fabric-hang-out http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35444/before-you-hem-a-bias-garment-let-the-fabric-hang-out Before You Hem a Bias Garment, Let the Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In "Teach Yourself to Sew: Bias basics," Threads #172 (April/May 2014) Julianne Bramson explains what bias is, how to choose the right fabric and pattern for a bias-cut design, and tips for sewing and handling these garments. Here, we share more information about bias fundamentals including why a bias-cut garment must hang before hemming. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35444/before-you-hem-a-bias-garment-let-the-fabric-hang-out
<![CDATA[Under the Gunn, Episode 5: "Hit the Stage"]]> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:15:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35504/under-the-gunn-episode-5-hit-the-stage http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35504/under-the-gunn-episode-5-hit-the-stage Under the Gunn, Episode 5: Posted by dfinkle
A frustrated designer sends an unfinished garment down the runway. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35504/under-the-gunn-episode-5-hit-the-stage
<![CDATA[Video: How to Bind a Sheer Edge]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:35:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35398/video-how-to-bind-a-sheer-edge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35398/video-how-to-bind-a-sheer-edge Video: How to Bind a Sheer Edge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Binding the edges of sheer fabrics is easier than you think with our fast technique. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35398/video-how-to-bind-a-sheer-edge