Copyright (c) 2016 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/garment-construction Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:20:30 -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[Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts]]> Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:08:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43110/video-fine-tune-the-shape-with-darts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43110/video-fine-tune-the-shape-with-darts Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Darts are a powerful asset that will allow you to create the exact shape you want in a garment. Learn more in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility]]> Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:33:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46609/video-how-to-modify-sleeves-for-better-arm-mobility http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46609/video-how-to-modify-sleeves-for-better-arm-mobility Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility Posted by EvamarieGomez
Pattern designer Andrea Schewe demonstrates three ways to modify sleeves for better mobility. She walks you through the pattern work and shows you exactly how to achieve your desired results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make Your Own Shapewear]]> Mon, 25 Jan 2016 06:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46257/make-your-own-shapewear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46257/make-your-own-shapewear Make Your Own Shapewear Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Smoothing undergarments are a cinch to sew. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Why Pant Hems Go Up When You Sit Down]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2016 13:32:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46335/why-pant-hems-go-up-when-you-sit-down http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46335/why-pant-hems-go-up-when-you-sit-down Why Pant Hems Go Up When You Sit Down Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Kenneth D. King explains the mechanism behind this pant-leg phenomenon, and how best to deal with it. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way]]> Fri, 01 Jan 2016 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46137/video-how-to-fit-sleeves-the-hip-hop-way http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46137/video-how-to-fit-sleeves-the-hip-hop-way Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Kenneth D. King demonstrates how fitting pants is like fitting a sleeve. Watch the video to learn about his intriguing philosophy. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2015 13:14:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46311/video-add-a-bound-seam-and-hong-kong-finish-to-an-unlined-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46311/video-add-a-bound-seam-and-hong-kong-finish-to-an-unlined-jacket Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this video tutorial to learn how to bind a seam in an unlined jacket for a beautiful finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Ease Effect]]> Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45279/the-ease-effect http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45279/the-ease-effect The Ease Effect Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Put space where you need — and want — it most. ]]>
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<![CDATA[13 Techniques to Sew a Better Sleeve]]> Mon, 07 Dec 2015 05:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45849/13-techniques-to-sew-a-better-sleeve http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45849/13-techniques-to-sew-a-better-sleeve 13 Techniques to Sew a Better Sleeve Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These great articles will teach you to make well-fitting sleeves. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Gift to Sew: Easy and Classic Wool Scarf]]> Tue, 01 Dec 2015 10:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45848/gift-to-sew-easy-and-classic-wool-scarf http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45848/gift-to-sew-easy-and-classic-wool-scarf Gift to Sew: Easy and Classic Wool Scarf Posted by KennethDKing
Finish the long edges and fringe the ends. Follow along to learn how easy it is to make this classic wool scarf. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 1]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44990/how-to-make-a-fortuny-gladstone-bag-part-1 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44990/how-to-make-a-fortuny-gladstone-bag-part-1 How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 1 Posted by KennethDKing
This is the first in a three-part blog series documenting how I made a Gladstone bag out of Fortuny fabric, from a vintage model. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015 Winner Compilation]]> Thu, 12 Nov 2015 11:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45775/make-it-with-wool-2015-winner-compilation http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45775/make-it-with-wool-2015-winner-compilation Make It With Wool 2015 Winner Compilation Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads #182 showcased several of the winning designs from Make it With Wool(MIWW) 2015, a national challenge that recognizes excellence in wool garment design and construction. You can see the nine selected winners here. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: Outstanding Needlework Award Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 07:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45551/make-it-with-wool-2015-outstanding-needlework-award-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45551/make-it-with-wool-2015-outstanding-needlework-award-winner Make It With Wool 2015: Outstanding Needlework Award Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Kimberly Westenberg. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: Senior Creative Embroidery Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 07:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45554/make-it-with-wool-2015-senior-creative-embroidery-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45554/make-it-with-wool-2015-senior-creative-embroidery-winner Make It With Wool 2015: Senior Creative Embroidery Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Lauren Parks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: Use of Claire Shaeffer Pattern Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45548/make-it-with-wool-2015-use-of-claire-shaeffer-pattern-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45548/make-it-with-wool-2015-use-of-claire-shaeffer-pattern-winner Make It With Wool 2015: Use of Claire Shaeffer Pattern Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Kelsey Clear. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: Junior Creative Embroidery Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 05:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45558/make-it-with-wool-2015-junior-creative-embroidery-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45558/make-it-with-wool-2015-junior-creative-embroidery-winner Make It With Wool 2015: Junior Creative Embroidery Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Jenna Legred. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Faux Fur Collar and Cuffs]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45301/faux-fur-collar-and-cuffs http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45301/faux-fur-collar-and-cuffs Faux Fur Collar and Cuffs Posted by KennethDKing
Direct the nap with darts for polished results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015 Senior Exemplary Construction Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45544/make-it-with-wool-2015-senior-exemplary-construction-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45544/make-it-with-wool-2015-senior-exemplary-construction-winner Make It With Wool 2015 Senior Exemplary Construction Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Gabrielle Augustine. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: Fashion/Apparel Design Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 03:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45414/make-it-with-wool-2015-fashionapparel-design-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45414/make-it-with-wool-2015-fashionapparel-design-winner Make It With Wool 2015: Fashion/Apparel Design Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Kristen Morris. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: National Adult Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 03:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45527/make-it-with-wool-2015-national-adult-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45527/make-it-with-wool-2015-national-adult-winner Make It With Wool 2015: National Adult Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Dianne Galloway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make It With Wool 2015: Junior Winner and Junior Exemplary Construction Winner]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 03:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45538/make-it-with-wool-2015-junior-winner-and-junior-exemplary-construction-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45538/make-it-with-wool-2015-junior-winner-and-junior-exemplary-construction-winner Make It With Wool 2015: Junior Winner and Junior Exemplary Construction Winner Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2015, Kris Puckrin. ]]>
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