Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Fitting category featured posts Threads - Fitting category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fitting Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:30:15 -0500 Threads - Fitting category featured posts Threads - Fitting category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/fitting <![CDATA[7 Ways to Make a Custom Dress Form]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37187/7-ways-to-make-a-custom-dress-form http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37187/7-ways-to-make-a-custom-dress-form 7 Ways to Make a Custom Dress Form Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Making your very own personalized dress form will make fitting a breeze. Try these techniques and see which one you like best. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36505/how-to-find-your-waist-and-other-measurements http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36505/how-to-find-your-waist-and-other-measurements How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This—and other mysteries of fit—resolved. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: The ABCs of Fitting]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37769/sewing-tip-the-abcs-of-fitting http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37769/sewing-tip-the-abcs-of-fitting Sewing Tip: The ABCs of Fitting Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This nifty tip will help you remember an essential rule of fitting. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of Threads Issue 171 is...]]> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:08:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35538/the-winner-of-threads-issue-171-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35538/the-winner-of-threads-issue-171-is The Winner of Threads Issue 171 is... Posted by kelsey_plate
Congratulations to the winner of Threads issue no. 171! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Bust Dart Pressing: Cup Size is a Factor in Which Technique You Choose ]]> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:30:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/28920/bust-dart-pressing-cup-size-is-a-factor-in-which-technique-you-choose http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/28920/bust-dart-pressing-cup-size-is-a-factor-in-which-technique-you-choose Bust Dart Pressing: Cup Size is a Factor in Which Technique You Choose  Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
There are reasons to press darts in various ways. Find out which way will work best for you. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Proper Fitting for a Forward Shoulder]]> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32397/proper-fitting-for-a-forward-shoulder http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32397/proper-fitting-for-a-forward-shoulder Proper Fitting for a Forward Shoulder Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
Adjust your patterns to match your posture. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make the Perfect Wrap Dress]]> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 12:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31625/how-to-make-the-perfect-wrap-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31625/how-to-make-the-perfect-wrap-dress How to Make the Perfect Wrap Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to make it fit and flatter your figure. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A New Way to Fit Trousers]]> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 09:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31696/a-new-way-to-fit-trousers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31696/a-new-way-to-fit-trousers A New Way to Fit Trousers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew a sample pair to determine accurate adjustments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Sleeve-Cap Seam and the Armscye]]> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31305/the-sleeve-cap-seam-and-the-armscye http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31305/the-sleeve-cap-seam-and-the-armscye The Sleeve-Cap Seam and the Armscye Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Understand their relationship for a precise fit. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of "Garment Construction" is...]]> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 09:03:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32261/the-winner-of-garment-construction-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32261/the-winner-of-garment-construction-is The Winner of Posted by dfinkle
Congratulations to Qnypplan for winning "Garment Construction" in our latest book giveaway! ]]>
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<![CDATA["Garment Construction" Book Giveaway]]> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31867/garment-construction-book-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31867/garment-construction-book-giveaway Posted by dfinkle
Enter for a chance to win a copy of "Garment Construction!" ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Create Tailored Trousers]]> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31244/how-to-create-tailored-trousers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31244/how-to-create-tailored-trousers How to Create Tailored Trousers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Add impeccable details with classic menswear techniques. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Custom Pants Pattern Worksheets]]> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 14:10:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31502/custom-pants-pattern-worksheets http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31502/custom-pants-pattern-worksheets Custom Pants Pattern Worksheets Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Use these worksheets to record fitting adjustments and more! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make your Dress Form Work for Multiple Figures ]]> Sun, 16 Jun 2013 11:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31229/make-your-dress-form-work-for-multiple-figures http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/31229/make-your-dress-form-work-for-multiple-figures Make your Dress Form Work for Multiple Figures Posted by KennethDKing
Sew removeable covers for a custom fitting dress form. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Look Inside an Armani Jacket]]> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 08:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30305/a-look-inside-an-armani-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30305/a-look-inside-an-armani-jacket A Look Inside an Armani Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Armani is a major fashion force throughout the world, and his trademark remains unchanged: top-quality traditional men’s tailored jackets remade for a woman’s body. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Dress Forms Can Be a Sewing Room Essential]]> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/29304/dress-forms-can-be-a-sewing-room-essential http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/29304/dress-forms-can-be-a-sewing-room-essential Dress Forms Can Be a Sewing Room Essential Posted by amm
Do you sew using a dress form? ]]>
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<![CDATA[Armhole and Sleeve-Cap Seam Worksheet]]> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 12:56:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30815/armhole-and-sleeve-cap-seam-worksheet http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30815/armhole-and-sleeve-cap-seam-worksheet Armhole and Sleeve-Cap Seam Worksheet Posted by smcfarland
Print out this handy worksheet to record armscye and sleeve-cap dimensions. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of "The Best of Threads: Fitting"]]> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 14:29:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30855/the-winner-of-the-best-of-threads-fitting http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30855/the-winner-of-the-best-of-threads-fitting The Winner of Posted by Courtney_Campbell
Check to see if you've won! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create Gentle Inner Support with Horsehair]]> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:07:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30574/create-gentle-inner-support-with-horsehair http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30574/create-gentle-inner-support-with-horsehair Create Gentle Inner Support with Horsehair Posted by SusanKhalje
Yes, there's boning. But there are other tools at your disposal too, among them horsehair. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Magazine Giveaway: The Best of Threads Fitting]]> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 10:55:39 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30550/magazine-giveaway-the-best-of-threads-fitting http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/30550/magazine-giveaway-the-best-of-threads-fitting Magazine Giveaway: The Best of Threads Fitting Posted by Courtney_Campbell
Win the latest special issue from Threads! ]]>
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