Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/garment-construction Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:34:53 -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 Hand-Hemstitch]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 08:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41729/how-to-hand-hemstitch http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41729/how-to-hand-hemstitch How to Hand-Hemstitch Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Add openwork details without cutting fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Apply Hemstitching to a Garment]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:14:39 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41694/apply-hemstitching-to-a-garment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41694/apply-hemstitching-to-a-garment Apply Hemstitching to a Garment Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Applying a hemstitched design to a garment takes a little forethought and planning, but it's not difficult. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make Custom Panties that Fit Perfectly]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 07:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41734/make-custom-panties-that-fit-perfectly http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41734/make-custom-panties-that-fit-perfectly Make Custom Panties that Fit Perfectly Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make great-fitting underwear in pretty styles and fabrics. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Prepare Patterns for Fit]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:13:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41722/how-to-prepare-patterns-for-fit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41722/how-to-prepare-patterns-for-fit How to Prepare Patterns for Fit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Alterations to make before cutting the fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:13:31 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41489/embellish-panties-with-shadow-applique http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41489/embellish-panties-with-shadow-applique Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn to apply this pretty lace detail in three easy steps. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 13: "Four Seasons in One Finale"]]> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:00:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41738/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-13-four-seasons-in-one-finale http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41738/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-13-four-seasons-in-one-finale Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 13: Posted by dfinkle
The All Stars Season 4 winner is announced after a four-day challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew and Install a Sleeve Head]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 15:05:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41709/video-how-to-sew-and-install-a-sleeve-head http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41709/video-how-to-sew-and-install-a-sleeve-head Video: How to Sew and Install a Sleeve Head Posted by EvamarieGomez
Check out this simple and quick way of sewing and adding a sleeve head to any jacket. Watch the video now. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew a Welt Opening]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:49:25 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41698/video-how-to-sew-a-welt-opening http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41698/video-how-to-sew-a-welt-opening Video: How to Sew a Welt Opening Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video tutorial to learn how sew a welt opening on a patch pocket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Winning Entries from ASDP Design Challenge: The New Power Suit]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:28:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41724/winning-entries-from-asdp-design-challenge-the-new-power-suit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41724/winning-entries-from-asdp-design-challenge-the-new-power-suit Winning Entries from ASDP Design Challenge: The New Power Suit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The ASDP Design Challenge brings fresh ideas for commanding ensembles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 12: "Some Like It Hot Dog"]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 14:11:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41643/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-12-some-like-it-hot-dog http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41643/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-12-some-like-it-hot-dog Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 12: Posted by dfinkle
Find out who will present their collections in next week's finale! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 16:10:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41615/zipper-basics-sliders-and-stops http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41615/zipper-basics-sliders-and-stops Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops Posted by SewStylishMagazine
This information is essential for anyone who wants to be sure they're approaching zippers the right way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:13:14 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41610/designer-secrets-off-seam-insertion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41610/designer-secrets-off-seam-insertion Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion Posted by SewStylishMagazine
If you've ever needed to insert a zipper into a garment at a seamless spot, this simple technique is the solution. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 11: "Always the Bridesmaid"]]> Tue, 03 Feb 2015 13:47:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41573/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-11-always-the-bridesmaid http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41573/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-11-always-the-bridesmaid Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 11: Posted by dfinkle
It's the day before the wedding, and the bridesmaids need dresses. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 10: "Versatile Tops and Bottoms"]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:03:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41496/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-10-versatile-tops-and-bottoms http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41496/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-10-versatile-tops-and-bottoms Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 10: Posted by dfinkle
Designers compete to sell their winning outfit on QVC. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: "Sketching with Sharks"]]> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:57:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41416/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-9-sketching-with-sharks Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 9: Posted by dfinkle
See which designer "risks her life" so she can buy extra fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39660/tailoring-with-felted-wool-how-to-sew-a-decorative-welt-pocket Tailoring with Felted Wool: How to Sew a Decorative Welt Pocket Posted by KennethDKing
I’m working on the tailored felted wool coat, which features a unique design resembling tree bark, and wanted a new pocket style for it. Follow along as I demonstrate how to add a decorative welt pocket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Announcing "Smart Tailoring with Kenneth D. King" DVD Workshop]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40972/announcing-smart-tailoring-with-kenneth-d-king-dvd-workshop http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40972/announcing-smart-tailoring-with-kenneth-d-king-dvd-workshop Announcing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This three-DVD set includes five hours of comprehensive tailoring instruction from the master. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: "Making a Splash"]]> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:30:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41231/project-runway-all-stars-season-4-episode-8-making-a-splash Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 8: Posted by dfinkle
A winning designer's resortwear and swimsuit designs are featured in USA Today. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Reset Sleeves for a Better Fit]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:07:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40981/how-to-reset-sleeves-for-a-better-fit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40981/how-to-reset-sleeves-for-a-better-fit How to Reset Sleeves for a Better Fit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This technique is a very useful one to have available when altering a garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Copy Pattern Curves and Reapply Them After Adjustments]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40918/copy-pattern-curves-and-reapply-them-after-adjustments http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40918/copy-pattern-curves-and-reapply-them-after-adjustments Copy Pattern Curves and Reapply Them After Adjustments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Salvage a crucial curve after altering the pattern. ]]>
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