Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Readers-closet category posts Threads - Readers-closet category posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/readers-closet Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:18:43 -0500 Threads - Readers-closet category posts Threads - Readers-closet category posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/readers-closet <![CDATA[Asymmetric double layer blouse]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:11:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36390/asymmetric-double-layer-blouse http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36390/asymmetric-double-layer-blouse Asymmetric double layer blouse Posted by Couture_Academic
This is my version of BurdaStyle's gorgeous and so chic white blouse. I was in love with this pattern the moment I saw it, but my fabric was too thin to stand up to it. So, I made the whole thing... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36390/asymmetric-double-layer-blouse
<![CDATA[SEWING & DESIGN]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:25:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36311/sewing-design http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36311/sewing-design SEWING & DESIGN Posted by MaRoseBear
All hats, suits, dress, shoe ornaments made by me.  ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36311/sewing-design
<![CDATA[Spring Floral Wedding Gown]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:14:35 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36348/spring-floral-wedding-gown http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36348/spring-floral-wedding-gown Spring Floral Wedding Gown Posted by VictoriaGlenn
I made this colorful wedding gown with layers of multi-color floral lace over lavender lining. The lace is embroidered with bouquets of pink, sage green and purple. The gown is trimmed with handdyed... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36348/spring-floral-wedding-gown
<![CDATA[Short Pink Lace Cocktail Dress]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:23:44 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36344/short-pink-lace-cocktail-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36344/short-pink-lace-cocktail-dress Short Pink Lace Cocktail Dress Posted by VictoriaGlenn
I made this short, strapless cocktail dress in ivory alencon lace over pink irridescent taffeta. The dress is trimmed with hand-dyed venise lace and includes a matching floral sash. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36344/short-pink-lace-cocktail-dress
<![CDATA[Spring Green Wedding Gown]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:15:36 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36338/spring-green-wedding-gown http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36338/spring-green-wedding-gown Spring Green Wedding Gown Posted by VictoriaGlenn
I made this wedding gown from ivory embroidered silk chiffon over pale green lining, with a bodice trimmed in hand-dyed venice lace. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36338/spring-green-wedding-gown
<![CDATA[Practice makes perfect]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:56:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36332/practice-makes-perfect http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36332/practice-makes-perfect Practice makes perfect Posted by kneedlez
I am developing my own designs (although there's nothing new under the sun) for a tote. I have created about 4-5 iterations so far.  Each time, I take copious notes and stop at the point I am ready... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36332/practice-makes-perfect
<![CDATA[Self drafted slim jeans]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:39:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36320/self-drafted-slim-jeans http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36320/self-drafted-slim-jeans Self drafted slim jeans Posted by Couture_Academic
This is a paif of slim jeans that I drafted from scratch using Winifred Aldrich's pattern making book. I made quitea few alterations to the muslin to take them from baggy to skinny! I made them up... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36320/self-drafted-slim-jeans
<![CDATA[One sleeve color blocked dress]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:36:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36314/one-sleeve-color-blocked-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36314/one-sleeve-color-blocked-dress One sleeve color blocked dress Posted by JasmineBeane
This was a class project, where we had to take the basic sloper and create a torso derived dress. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36314/one-sleeve-color-blocked-dress
<![CDATA[The sewing room it took 30 years to get]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:51:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36307/the-sewing-room-it-took-30-years-to-get http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36307/the-sewing-room-it-took-30-years-to-get The sewing room it took 30 years to get Posted by kneedlez
This room has been converted for all of my projects; sewing; knitting & crochet; jewelry making.  Primarily sewing.  One photo shows some of the arrangement, drawers and shelves labeled, books... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36307/the-sewing-room-it-took-30-years-to-get
<![CDATA[Camouflage in Spring]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:39:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36239/camouflage-in-spring http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36239/camouflage-in-spring Camouflage in Spring Posted by Passionbysoniasantos
Two piece : One shoulder top with one sleeve and  ruffles at the bottom, Skirt is above the knee. Spandex fabric. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36239/camouflage-in-spring
<![CDATA[Spring has Sprung]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:24:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36237/spring-has-sprung http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36237/spring-has-sprung Spring has Sprung Posted by Passionbysoniasantos
100% Silk, very confortable and loose. Elastic on waist and side slits for flowing moviment. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36237/spring-has-sprung
<![CDATA[The Wild side]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:19:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36234/the-wild-side http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36234/the-wild-side The Wild side Posted by Passionbysoniasantos
Two piece animal print in silk. Top is halter and skirt has a front slit. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36234/the-wild-side
<![CDATA[Pretty Party Dress]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:05:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32365/pretty-party-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32365/pretty-party-dress Pretty Party Dress Posted by pt6256
I made this dress to wear to my nephew's July wedding. I made a muslin to perfect the fit, elimated the bodice facings and sewed a full lining intstead. Adding the trim at the waist, along with the... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/32365/pretty-party-dress
<![CDATA[The Little Black Dress]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:02:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36222/the-little-black-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36222/the-little-black-dress The Little Black Dress Posted by Passionbysoniasantos
This is a one shoulder party/cocktail dress, very sexy, with a 12" long fringe. I used a embroidered net with sequins. Dress is all lined, but with an sheer back. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36222/the-little-black-dress
<![CDATA[Spring Time in Cali]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:17:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36184/spring-time-in-cali http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36184/spring-time-in-cali Spring Time in Cali Posted by MsPackard
This is the Strapless Dress from Christine Haynes' book Chic and Simple Sewing.  ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36184/spring-time-in-cali
<![CDATA[Lovely Stripes: The Mabel Dress]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:03:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36175/lovely-stripes-the-mabel-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36175/lovely-stripes-the-mabel-dress Lovely Stripes: The Mabel Dress Posted by emilyhallman
I love dresses. I always have. When I was in college, my sketchbooks were full of dresses: long ones and short ones, strapless and sleeveless, fancy dresses and day dresses--I never stopped dreaming... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36175/lovely-stripes-the-mabel-dress
<![CDATA[Green asymetrical drape dress]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:21:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36152/green-asymetrical-drape-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36152/green-asymetrical-drape-dress Green asymetrical drape dress Posted by richelles
Silk asymetrical drape dress with chain strap ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36152/green-asymetrical-drape-dress
<![CDATA[Asymmetrical Draped Dress]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:16:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36149/asymmetrical-draped-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36149/asymmetrical-draped-dress Asymmetrical Draped Dress Posted by richelles
Dress made out of upholstry fabric and a light ficture ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36149/asymmetrical-draped-dress
<![CDATA[Unique patterns to stay warmer in the cold!]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 03:10:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36142/unique-patterns-to-stay-warmer-in-the-cold http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36142/unique-patterns-to-stay-warmer-in-the-cold Unique patterns to stay warmer in the cold! Posted by debby57
Living in Alaska I have learned that I can last through the winters much better if I stay warm. I designed a pattern for insulated snow skirts that do just that. I wear mine almost every day in the... ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36142/unique-patterns-to-stay-warmer-in-the-cold
<![CDATA[Spring Work]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:04:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36140/spring-work http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36140/spring-work Spring Work Posted by Apparel13
Envelope Dress Black and Cream Print Pink Trim Tailored Fit Zipper back Cap sleeve Cotton/lycra twill ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36140/spring-work