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 Thu, 29 Jun 2017 01:57:37 -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[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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<![CDATA[Clever Collar Construction]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:29:47 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66668/clever-collar-construction http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66668/clever-collar-construction Clever Collar Construction Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Add a pretty contrasting trim to a collar and reduce bulk in one process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Lost Art of Piecing: Three Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Fabric]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2017 03:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66095/the-lost-art-of-piecing-three-ways-to-get-the-most-out-of-your-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66095/the-lost-art-of-piecing-three-ways-to-get-the-most-out-of-your-fabric The Lost Art of Piecing: Three Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Creative solutions for making patterns work with less fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Two Easy Methods for Adding Flare to a Skirt]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66099/two-easy-methods-for-adding-flare-to-a-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66099/two-easy-methods-for-adding-flare-to-a-skirt Two Easy Methods for Adding Flare to a Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Full, fuller, fullest—draft custom skirts with these two easy-to-follow techniques. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Two Ways to Update a Shirt's Front-Button Opening]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 11:07:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66107/two-ways-to-update-a-shirts-front-button-opening http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66107/two-ways-to-update-a-shirts-front-button-opening Two Ways to Update a Shirt's Front-Button Opening Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
Learn two elegant adaptations for blouses with a front opening at the neckline. ]]>
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