Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/garment-construction Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:41:30 -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[How to Match Plaid Across a Seam]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40904/how-to-match-plaid-across-a-seam http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40904/how-to-match-plaid-across-a-seam How to Match Plaid Across a Seam Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
No-fail techniques for precise matching. ]]>
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<![CDATA[4 Steps to Tiny Bias Tubes]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40820/4-steps-to-tiny-bias-tubes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40820/4-steps-to-tiny-bias-tubes 4 Steps to Tiny Bias Tubes Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to make perfect bias tubes, a very handy technique for embellishment and for garment structure. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Ideas for Attaching Fagoted Rouleau]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40933/ideas-for-attaching-fagoted-rouleau http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40933/ideas-for-attaching-fagoted-rouleau Ideas for Attaching Fagoted Rouleau Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Bias tubes and fagoting create beautiful trims and medallions. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make an Airy Rouleau Embellishment]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40908/make-an-airy-rouleau-embellishment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40908/make-an-airy-rouleau-embellishment Make an Airy Rouleau Embellishment Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Bias tubes and fagoting create beautiful trims and medallions. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quick to Make: 1920s Panel Dress]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40926/quick-to-make-1920s-panel-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40926/quick-to-make-1920s-panel-dress Quick to Make: 1920s Panel Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a fluttery Vionnet-inspired shift. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Match Plaid on a Curved-Edge Lapel]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:36:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40937/how-to-match-plaid-on-a-curved-edge-lapel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40937/how-to-match-plaid-on-a-curved-edge-lapel How to Match Plaid on a Curved-Edge Lapel Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Apply this technique to both jacket lapels. Be sure to fold under or remove the seam allowances first. 1 Choose a vertical bar for the lapel's outer edge. Manipulate the cut fabric to make the bar... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39659/tailoring-with-felted-wool-the-bark-coat-project http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39659/tailoring-with-felted-wool-the-bark-coat-project Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project Posted by KennethDKing
I was recently given a quantity of very high-grade wool felt. This is what I chose to make from it. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: "Luck be a Lady"]]> Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:39:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40858/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-6-luck-be-a-lady http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40858/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-6-luck-be-a-lady Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: Posted by dfinkle
A fashion gamble determines this week's challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[SewStylish's Party Dresses Issue is Here!]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:20:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40705/sewstylishs-party-dresses-issue-is-here http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40705/sewstylishs-party-dresses-issue-is-here SewStylish's Party Dresses Issue is Here! Posted by SewStylishMagazine
See what's inside this exciting new issue. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: "Designing for the Duchess"]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:22:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40725/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-5-designing-for-the-duchess http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40725/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-5-designing-for-the-duchess Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: Posted by dfinkle
The designers take the trip of a lifetime and have the chance to dress a royal. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 3: "Something Wicked This Way Comes"]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:47:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40504/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-3-something-wicked-this-way-comes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40504/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-3-something-wicked-this-way-comes Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 3: Posted by dfinkle
Costuming skills are put to the test with this Broadway musical challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Community Dedicated to Plus-Size Sewers]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40533/a-community-dedicated-to-plus-size-sewers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40533/a-community-dedicated-to-plus-size-sewers A Community Dedicated to Plus-Size Sewers Posted by SLMiller
The Curvy Sewing Collective is on a mission to raise the visibility of plus-size and curve-endowed sewers in the sewing community, while celebrating the confidence sewing can give curvy women. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:38:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39800/make-it-with-wool-2014-fashionapparel-design-co-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39800/make-it-with-wool-2014-fashionapparel-design-co-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Helena Stefanowitz. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Mohair Award Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39804/make-it-with-wool-2014-mohair-award-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39804/make-it-with-wool-2014-mohair-award-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Mohair Award Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Jordan Newhouse. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 First Place Junior Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39808/make-it-with-wool-2014-first-place-junior-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39808/make-it-with-wool-2014-first-place-junior-winner Make It With Wool 2014 First Place Junior Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Renata Goossen. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 National Adult Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:34:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39814/make-it-with-wool-2014-national-adult-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39814/make-it-with-wool-2014-national-adult-winner Make It With Wool 2014 National Adult Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Gail Altekruse. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Outstanding Needlework Award Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:34:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39817/make-it-with-wool-2014-outstanding-needlework-award-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39817/make-it-with-wool-2014-outstanding-needlework-award-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Outstanding Needlework Award Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Hannah Higginbotham. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:34:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39811/make-it-with-wool-2014-fashionapparel-design-co-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39811/make-it-with-wool-2014-fashionapparel-design-co-winner Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Erin Lyon Seidl. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew a Narrow Hem by Machine]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:14:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40053/sew-a-narrow-hem-by-machine http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40053/sew-a-narrow-hem-by-machine Sew a Narrow Hem by Machine Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Pamela Leggett's favorite technique for finishing tricky fabric edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 2: "The Art of Construction"]]> Sun, 09 Nov 2014 14:46:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40392/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-2-the-art-of-construction http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40392/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-2-the-art-of-construction Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 2: Posted by dfinkle
Masculine materials are transformed into feminine designs. ]]>
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