Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:19:42 -0500 Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing <![CDATA[The Loden Coat Sleeve, Part 1]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41292/the-loden-coat-sleeve-part-1 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41292/the-loden-coat-sleeve-part-1 The Loden Coat Sleeve, Part 1 Posted by KennethDKing
This shoulder detail on the loden coat has always intrigued me, so I decided to figure out how to create it. Follow me on this two-tutorial journey as I document the techniques used. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring Answers from Kenneth D. King: Basic Skills You Need to Tailor Jackets]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:30:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44293/tailoring-answers-from-kenneth-d-king-basic-skills-you-need-to-tailor-jackets http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44293/tailoring-answers-from-kenneth-d-king-basic-skills-you-need-to-tailor-jackets Tailoring Answers from Kenneth D. King: Basic Skills You Need to Tailor Jackets Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Kenneth explains the skills and traits he believes needed to get started in tailoring. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring Answers from Kenneth D. King: Bagging a Lining]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44281/tailoring-answers-from-kenneth-d-king-bagging-a-lining http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44281/tailoring-answers-from-kenneth-d-king-bagging-a-lining Tailoring Answers from Kenneth D. King: Bagging a Lining Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See what Kenneth D. King has to say about bagging a lining. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Kaffe Fassett Book Giveaway]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43503/kaffe-fassett-book-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43503/kaffe-fassett-book-giveaway Kaffe Fassett Book Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
Find out how you could win two amazing books by Kaffe Fassett. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tailoring with Felted Wool, Part 4: The Felted "Bark" Coat is Finished]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40542/tailoring-with-felted-wool-part-4-the-felted-bark-coat-is-finished http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40542/tailoring-with-felted-wool-part-4-the-felted-bark-coat-is-finished Tailoring with Felted Wool, Part 4: The Felted Posted by KennethDKing
After installing the sleeves, lining, and closures, we have a spiffy coat. Read more to find out how I completed my tailored felted wool coat. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew a Cell Phone Bag and Free Pattern]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44030/how-to-sew-a-cell-phone-bag-and-free-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44030/how-to-sew-a-cell-phone-bag-and-free-pattern How to Sew a Cell Phone Bag and Free Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Carry and protect your cell phone, smartphone, or small mobile device in this quick-to-make fabric bag. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Hem a Tulle Skirt]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43955/how-to-hem-a-tulle-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43955/how-to-hem-a-tulle-skirt How to Hem a Tulle Skirt Posted by Ruth_From_Omaha
Professional tips for handling multiple layers of frothy, fluffy fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[One-on-One Chat with Claire Shaeffer, Part 5]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43995/one-on-one-chat-with-claire-shaeffer-part-5 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43995/one-on-one-chat-with-claire-shaeffer-part-5 One-on-One Chat with Claire Shaeffer, Part 5 Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch the final installment of our exclusive, five-part interview with couture expert Claire Shaeffer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Giveaway: Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers - Menswear]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43505/book-giveaway-practical-guide-to-patternmaking-for-fashion-designers-menswear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43505/book-giveaway-practical-guide-to-patternmaking-for-fashion-designers-menswear Book Giveaway: Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers - Menswear Posted by jpetersen
One winner will receive this one-of-a-kind guide for menswear pattern making. ]]>
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<![CDATA[One-on-One Chat with Claire Shaeffer, Part 4]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:39:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43369/one-on-one-chat-with-claire-shaeffer-part-4 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43369/one-on-one-chat-with-claire-shaeffer-part-4 One-on-One Chat with Claire Shaeffer, Part 4 Posted by EvamarieGomez
Learn all about Claire Shaeffer's vintage sewing tool collection in the fourth installment of our exclusive interview. ]]>
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<![CDATA[One-on-One Chat with Claire Shaeffer, Part 3]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:38:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43364/one-on-one-chat-with-claire-shaeffer-part-3 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43364/one-on-one-chat-with-claire-shaeffer-part-3 One-on-One Chat with Claire Shaeffer, Part 3 Posted by EvamarieGomez
Get to know Threads author and couture expert Claire Shaeffer in the third installment of this exclusive interview. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew a Hand-Rolled Hem]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43496/sew-a-hand-rolled-hem http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43496/sew-a-hand-rolled-hem Sew a Hand-Rolled Hem Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This easy-to-sew, narrow hem is perfect for fine and delicate fabrics. Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn how. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Mixing Patterns]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43844/mixing-patterns http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43844/mixing-patterns Mixing Patterns Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Whip up a new design from two styles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Ordinary Objects with Unexpected Sewing Uses]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43300/ordinary-objects-with-unexpected-sewing-uses http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43300/ordinary-objects-with-unexpected-sewing-uses Ordinary Objects with Unexpected Sewing Uses Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Here are eight of our favorite common utensils that double as unorthodox sewing tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Splashdown! Get Ready to Sew Swimwear]]> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43737/splashdown-get-ready-to-sew-swimwear http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43737/splashdown-get-ready-to-sew-swimwear Splashdown! Get Ready to Sew Swimwear Posted by CarolFresia
Spare yourself the dressing room experience: Make your own bathing suit this summer, and get as much (or as little) coverage as you like. ]]>
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<![CDATA[ DVD Giveaway: Cozy Wool Wraps to Sew and Love]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42082/dvd-giveaway-cozy-wool-wraps-to-sew-and-love http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42082/dvd-giveaway-cozy-wool-wraps-to-sew-and-love  DVD Giveaway: Cozy Wool Wraps to Sew and Love Posted by jpetersen
This unique giveaway showcases a DVD sure to impress any viewer! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Duplicate Your Favorite Jeans]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43837/duplicate-your-favorite-jeans http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43837/duplicate-your-favorite-jeans Duplicate Your Favorite Jeans Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to make a pattern without taking your favorite jeans apart. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Comfortable Sleek Pants]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43848/comfortable-sleek-pants http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43848/comfortable-sleek-pants Comfortable Sleek Pants Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Upgrade your favorite pull-on style with darts and a zipper. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Fortuny Legacy]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43851/the-fortuny-legacy http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43851/the-fortuny-legacy The Fortuny Legacy Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A century of luxury textiles from Venice to Manhattan. ]]>
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<![CDATA[It's Sew Easy TV is Back]]> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43854/its-sew-easy-tv-is-back http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43854/its-sew-easy-tv-is-back It's Sew Easy TV is Back Posted by SLMiller
In the new season (series 900), It's Sew Easy's sewing experts lead viewers in a historical fashion journey through the 1900s with projects that show how fashion, fit, necklines, hemlines and accessories changed through times of war and economic ups and downs. ]]>
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