Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Online-extras category featured posts Threads - Online-extras category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/online-extras Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:06:42 -0500 Threads - Online-extras category featured posts Threads - Online-extras category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/online-extras <![CDATA[Mary Ray Answers Your Questions on Facebook]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:13:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36414/mary-ray-answers-your-questions-on-facebook http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36414/mary-ray-answers-your-questions-on-facebook Mary Ray Answers Your Questions on Facebook Posted by EvamarieGomez
Visit the THREADS Facebook page from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 23 for an hour-long chat with sewing expert Mary Ray. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Trim a Neckline Like Yves Saint Laurent]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:07:12 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36361/how-to-trim-a-neckline-like-yves-saint-laurent http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36361/how-to-trim-a-neckline-like-yves-saint-laurent How to Trim a Neckline Like Yves Saint Laurent Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In this excerpt from "Homage to Yves Saint Laurent," Designer Techniques Vol. 1 DVD, Claire Shaeffer shows you how to trim a neckline using a technique from the world-renowned designer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction is...]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:05:21 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36230/the-winner-of-the-complete-photo-guide-to-clothing-construction-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36230/the-winner-of-the-complete-photo-guide-to-clothing-construction-is The Winner of The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction is... Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to the winner of "The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction"! ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of Threads Issue no.172 is...]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:04:46 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36053/the-winner-of-threads-issue-no172-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36053/the-winner-of-threads-issue-no172-is The Winner of Threads Issue no.172 is... Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to the Threads issue no.172 winner! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Designer Insider: Anthony Ryan Auld]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:38:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36302/designer-insider-anthony-ryan-auld http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36302/designer-insider-anthony-ryan-auld Designer Insider: Anthony Ryan Auld Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Hear what Anthony Ryan Auld has to say about his career since Project Runway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Chat with Couture Expert Susan Khalje]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:18:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36191/chat-with-couture-expert-susan-khalje http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36191/chat-with-couture-expert-susan-khalje Chat with Couture Expert Susan Khalje Posted by EvamarieGomez
Log on to Threads' Facebook page from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. ET on Monday, April 14, for a Q&A with couture expert Susan Khalje. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the 2014 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35892/enter-the-2014-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35892/enter-the-2014-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge Enter the 2014 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your spring-inspired garments for a chance to win a Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 25 embroidery and sewing machine and $100 gift card to Gorgeous Fabrics! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Chat with Mary Ray on All Things Fabric]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:49:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35878/chat-with-mary-ray-on-all-things-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35878/chat-with-mary-ray-on-all-things-fabric Chat with Mary Ray on All Things Fabric Posted by EvamarieGomez
Visit Threads on Facebook from 3 to 4 p.m. ET on March 19 for a Q&A on fabric selection and advice. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 10:25:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35650/how-to-make-fortuny-style-beaded-edges http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35650/how-to-make-fortuny-style-beaded-edges How to Make Fortuny-Style Beaded Edges Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a creative finished edge with this embellishment technique. It beautifully adorns your garment, and it will provide weight to the hem. This method pays homage to Mariano Fortuny's signature style. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Before You Hem a Bias Garment, Let the Fabric "Hang Out"]]> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 06:44:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35444/before-you-hem-a-bias-garment-let-the-fabric-hang-out http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35444/before-you-hem-a-bias-garment-let-the-fabric-hang-out Before You Hem a Bias Garment, Let the Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In "Teach Yourself to Sew: Bias basics," Threads #172 (April/May 2014) Julianne Bramson explains what bias is, how to choose the right fabric and pattern for a bias-cut design, and tips for sewing and handling these garments. Here, we share more information about bias fundamentals including why a bias-cut garment must hang before hemming. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Bind a Sheer Edge]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:35:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35398/video-how-to-bind-a-sheer-edge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35398/video-how-to-bind-a-sheer-edge Video: How to Bind a Sheer Edge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Binding the edges of sheer fabrics is easier than you think with our fast technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew a Hidden Lapel]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35519/sew-a-hidden-lapel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35519/sew-a-hidden-lapel Sew a Hidden Lapel Posted by KennethDKing
New seams and folds create the illusion of a lapel on this intriguing jacket front. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Abstract Piecework Coat]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35470/abstract-piecework-coat http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35470/abstract-piecework-coat Abstract Piecework Coat Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take a look at an interactive 360-degree view of the abstract piecework coat from Threads #172. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create Abstract and Engaging Forms]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35527/create-abstract-and-engaging-forms http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35527/create-abstract-and-engaging-forms Create Abstract and Engaging Forms Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Insert graphic shapes to give a garment wow power. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew Sheer Fabrics]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35523/how-to-sew-sheer-fabrics http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35523/how-to-sew-sheer-fabrics How to Sew Sheer Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The essential tools and techniques you need for sewing see-through fabrics. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Make a Collage Minibag]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35521/make-a-collage-minibag http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35521/make-a-collage-minibag Make a Collage Minibag Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This pouch packs style - and your phone. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quick Tips: Waistband Adjustment for Ready-to-Wear Pants]]> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:55:40 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35407/quick-tips-waistband-adjustment-for-ready-to-wear-pants http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35407/quick-tips-waistband-adjustment-for-ready-to-wear-pants Quick Tips: Waistband Adjustment for Ready-to-Wear Pants Posted by EvamarieGomez
Sewing expert Angela Wolf and Threads Executive Editor Judith Neukam share two quick tips on making adjustments to ready-to-wear pants for a custom fit. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Draft a Square Sleeve Cap ]]> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 08:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34320/how-to-draft-a-square-sleeve-cap http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/34320/how-to-draft-a-square-sleeve-cap How to Draft a Square Sleeve Cap Posted by KennethDKing
The strong shoulder is a silhouette that seems to be here to stay for a while. Kenneth D. King shows you step-by-step how easy it is to draft this stylish sleeve style. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Combine Topstitching and Binding for an Elegant Seam Finish]]> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 14:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33619/combine-topstitching-and-binding-for-an-elegant-seam-finish http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/33619/combine-topstitching-and-binding-for-an-elegant-seam-finish Combine Topstitching and Binding for an Elegant Seam Finish Posted by SusanKhalje
Sometimes seams need to be bound. Other times they need to be topstitched. Here, I'll show you how the two elements have been combined to produce an elegant seam finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of the 2013 Fancy Fabric Challenge is...]]> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:47:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35293/the-winner-of-the-2013-fancy-fabric-challenge-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35293/the-winner-of-the-2013-fancy-fabric-challenge-is The Winner of the 2013 Fancy Fabric Challenge is... Posted by EvamarieGomez
The votes are in. Find out whose elaborate garment won this years Fancy Fabrics Challenge. ]]>
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