Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/garment-construction Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:53:23 -0500 Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/garment-construction <![CDATA[Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:59:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68226/book-review-books-about-sewing-for-men http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68226/book-review-books-about-sewing-for-men Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men Posted by CarolFresia
These new and evergreen publications will inspire you to sew high-quality, stylish menswear. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67908/vintage-sewing-tools-the-singer-bound-buttonhole-maker http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67908/vintage-sewing-tools-the-singer-bound-buttonhole-maker Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker Posted by KennethDKing
If you've seen this tool but never knew what it was for, here's the answer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Summer of Basics Make-Along]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68260/the-summer-of-basics-make-along http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68260/the-summer-of-basics-make-along The Summer of Basics Make-Along Posted by Katie_Strano
Three months x three garments = lots of fun and endless options ]]>
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<![CDATA[Inside a Well-Made Jacket]]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:17:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68189/inside-a-well-made-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68189/inside-a-well-made-jacket Inside a Well-Made Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take an interactive 360-degree view of this well-made jacket from the August/September 2017 issue of Threads. ]]>
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<![CDATA[And the Winner is . . .]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is And the Winner is . . . Posted by Katie_Strano
A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Machine Embroidery on Knits]]> Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66970/machine-embroidery-on-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66970/machine-embroidery-on-knits Machine Embroidery on Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A professional’s tips for superior results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Jeans to Jacket]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 05:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66974/jeans-to-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66974/jeans-to-jacket Jeans to Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Reinterpret the beauty of well-worn denim. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Chic Knit Jacket]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66972/chic-knit-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66972/chic-knit-jacket Chic Knit Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a designer classic with this easy process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get Graphic with Bias Tape]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:57:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66968/get-graphic-with-bias-tape http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66968/get-graphic-with-bias-tape Get Graphic with Bias Tape Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Define seams and edges with contrasting trim. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Zip Through the Waistband]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:52:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66976/zip-through-the-waistband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66976/zip-through-the-waistband Zip Through the Waistband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Extend the closure all the way up for a clean finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Quilted Garment Challenge]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:51:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66978/the-quilted-garment-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66978/the-quilted-garment-challenge The Quilted Garment Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Refreshing takes on a traditional technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:50:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66966/sharpen-your-pencil-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66966/sharpen-your-pencil-skirt Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66907/the-pickstitched-lapped-zipper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66907/the-pickstitched-lapped-zipper The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew a couture closure that is always discreet. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Insert a Zipper into a Side Seam]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66909/insert-a-zipper-into-a-side-seam http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66909/insert-a-zipper-into-a-side-seam Insert a Zipper into a Side Seam Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Smooth your silhouette by moving the center-back zipper to the side seam. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Make an Asymmetrical Design]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:40:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66894/video-make-an-asymmetrical-design http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66894/video-make-an-asymmetrical-design Video: Make an Asymmetrical Design Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Angela Wolf demonstrates how to turn a basic jacket pattern into an asymmetrical zipped style. ]]>
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<![CDATA[9 Zipper Installation Techniques]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37133/9-zipper-installation-techniques http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37133/9-zipper-installation-techniques 9 Zipper Installation Techniques Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take the mystery out of installing zippers with these 9 techniques. You'll learn how to install lapped zippers, exposed zippers, replace zippers and more. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make Flowing Tiers and Layers]]> Mon, 06 Mar 2017 10:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66665/make-flowing-tiers-and-layers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66665/make-flowing-tiers-and-layers Make Flowing Tiers and Layers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn to make flowing, draped garments that flatter the body. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear]]> Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66670/pro-methods-for-sewing-activewear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66670/pro-methods-for-sewing-activewear Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew gear that really works out. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing With Saris]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:10:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66710/sewing-with-saris http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66710/sewing-with-saris Sewing With Saris Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Creative recycling techniques for these alluring textiles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Fit With Your Sloper]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:09:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66700/fit-with-your-sloper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66700/fit-with-your-sloper Fit With Your Sloper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It’s a custom template for adjusting patterns. ]]>
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