Copyright (c) 2017 en-us Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:53:23 -0500 Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts Threads - Garment-construction category featured posts <![CDATA[Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:59:50 -0500 Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men Posted by CarolFresia
These new and evergreen publications will inspire you to sew high-quality, stylish menswear. ]]>
<![CDATA[Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:35:00 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Summer of Basics Make-Along]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:15:00 -0500 The Summer of Basics Make-Along Posted by Katie_Strano
Three months x three garments = lots of fun and endless options ]]>
<![CDATA[Inside a Well-Made Jacket]]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:17:09 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[And the Winner is . . .]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:55:00 -0500 And the Winner is . . . Posted by Katie_Strano
A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge. ]]>
<![CDATA[Machine Embroidery on Knits]]> Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:55:00 -0500 Machine Embroidery on Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A professional’s tips for superior results. ]]>
<![CDATA[Jeans to Jacket]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 05:55:00 -0500 Jeans to Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Reinterpret the beauty of well-worn denim. ]]>
<![CDATA[Chic Knit Jacket]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 06:55:00 -0500 Chic Knit Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a designer classic with this easy process. ]]>
<![CDATA[Get Graphic with Bias Tape]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:57:56 -0500 Get Graphic with Bias Tape Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Define seams and edges with contrasting trim. ]]>
<![CDATA[Zip Through the Waistband]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:52:56 -0500 Zip Through the Waistband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Extend the closure all the way up for a clean finish. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Quilted Garment Challenge]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:51:52 -0500 The Quilted Garment Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Refreshing takes on a traditional technique. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:50:18 -0500 Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500 The Pickstitched Lapped Zipper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew a couture closure that is always discreet. ]]>
<![CDATA[Insert a Zipper into a Side Seam]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:30:00 -0500 Insert a Zipper into a Side Seam Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Smooth your silhouette by moving the center-back zipper to the side seam. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Make an Asymmetrical Design]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:40:23 -0500 Video: Make an Asymmetrical Design Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Angela Wolf demonstrates how to turn a basic jacket pattern into an asymmetrical zipped style. ]]>
<![CDATA[9 Zipper Installation Techniques]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:55:00 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Make Flowing Tiers and Layers]]> Mon, 06 Mar 2017 10:30:00 -0500 Make Flowing Tiers and Layers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn to make flowing, draped garments that flatter the body. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear]]> Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:30:00 -0500 Pro Methods for Sewing Activewear Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew gear that really works out. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sewing With Saris]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:10:33 -0500 Sewing With Saris Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Creative recycling techniques for these alluring textiles. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fit With Your Sloper]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:09:33 -0500 Fit With Your Sloper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It’s a custom template for adjusting patterns. ]]>