Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Online-extras category featured posts Threads - Online-extras category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/online-extras Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:05:55 -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[Book Giveaway: "Suede to Rest" ]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:22:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40783/book-giveaway-suede-to-rest Book Giveaway: Posted by jpetersen
The book "Suede to Rest" by Diane Vallere is the first in her new series of books. Comment below for a chance to win. ]]>
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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[Win a Copy of the All-New The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40970/win-a-copy-of-the-all-new-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40970/win-a-copy-of-the-all-new-the-couture-skirt-book-dvd-set Win a Copy of the All-New The Couture Skirt Book & DVD Set Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The book and DVD set by Claire Shaeffer is out now, and we're giving away four copies. Learn about this fabulous book and how to enter the giveaway. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Tip: Block-Fuse Interfacing to Facings]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:53:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40834/sewing-tip-block-fuse-interfacing-to-facings http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40834/sewing-tip-block-fuse-interfacing-to-facings Sewing Tip: Block-Fuse Interfacing to Facings Posted by ThreadsMagazine
An easier way of dealing with fusible interfacing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Style Arc - Gillian Dress]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:53:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40806/pattern-review-style-arc-gillian-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40806/pattern-review-style-arc-gillian-dress Pattern Review: Style Arc - Gillian Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews Style Arc's Gillian Dress pattern. This knee-length dress has a right front overlay, a partial neckband, and bust darts that emerge from each armscye. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Butterick 6071 Misses' Pants]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:52:39 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40809/pattern-review-butterick-6071-misses-pants http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40809/pattern-review-butterick-6071-misses-pants Pattern Review: Butterick 6071 Misses' Pants Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews Butterick Pattern 6071. These straight-legged pants by Connie Crawford are great for casual or professional settings. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: McCall's 6844 Misses' Cardigans]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:51:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40815/pattern-review-mccalls-6844-misses-cardigans http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40815/pattern-review-mccalls-6844-misses-cardigans Pattern Review: McCall's 6844 Misses' Cardigans Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews McCall's Pattern 6844. These shawl-collar cardigans come in two styles and two length options. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Q&A: How to Fit Without a Helper]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:32:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40832/qa-how-to-fit-without-a-helper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40832/qa-how-to-fit-without-a-helper Q&A: How to Fit Without a Helper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Fitting yourself seems daunting without a partner - but this expert Q&A will show you how. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Close an Opening Easily]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:22:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40826/tip-close-an-opening-easily http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40826/tip-close-an-opening-easily Tip: Close an Opening Easily Posted by ThreadsMagazine
No longer will you struggle when sewing an opening closed on a project that you turn right side out. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Organization Solutions]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:11:15 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40830/notions-organization-solutions http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40830/notions-organization-solutions Notions: Organization Solutions Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This collection of modular furniture is the ultimate way to stay organized as a sewer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Magnetic Wristband]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:08:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40828/notions-magnetic-wristband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40828/notions-magnetic-wristband Notions: Magnetic Wristband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This solution to lost pins is clever and convenient. You can store needles, safety pins, and paper clips, too. ]]>
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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[Web Extra: Additional Downton Abbey Costumes]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40519/web-extra-additional-downton-abbey-costumes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40519/web-extra-additional-downton-abbey-costumes Web Extra: Additional Downton Abbey Costumes Posted by ThreadsMagazine
View more of the exquisite garments on display at the Winterthur Museum. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Fix Fit with Tucks]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40910/how-to-fix-fit-with-tucks http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40910/how-to-fix-fit-with-tucks How to Fix Fit with Tucks Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Decorative folds reduce a garment’s length or width. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Upcycled Four-shirt Dress]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40888/upcycled-four-shirt-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40888/upcycled-four-shirt-dress Upcycled Four-shirt Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take an interactive 360-degree view of this four-shirt dress from Threads #177 (February/March 2015). ]]>
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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[Video: How to Make Thread Bars and Chains]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:16:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40949/video-how-to-make-thread-bars-and-chains http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40949/video-how-to-make-thread-bars-and-chains Video: How to Make Thread Bars and Chains Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch to learn how to make thread bars and chains. These delicacies detain wayaward straps, linings and more. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Decades of Style 1940s Belle Curve Dress]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40812/pattern-review-decades-of-style-1940s-belle-curve-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40812/pattern-review-decades-of-style-1940s-belle-curve-dress Pattern Review: Decades of Style 1940s Belle Curve Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads reviews Decades of Style Pattern #4014. This elegant, vintage-style dress can be made floor-length or knee-length. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Radiating-darts Dress]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40921/radiating-darts-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40921/radiating-darts-dress Radiating-darts Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Take an interactive 360-degree view of this lovely dress featured in "Pattern Review", Threads #177 (February/March 2015). ]]>
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