Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:58:58 -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[A Treasure Trove of Vintage Fashion]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66101/a-treasure-trove-of-vintage-fashion http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66101/a-treasure-trove-of-vintage-fashion A Treasure Trove of Vintage Fashion Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Explore Syracuse University’s inspiring costume collection. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #189: Check Out Our Latest Issue]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66330/threads-189-check-out-our-latest-issue http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66330/threads-189-check-out-our-latest-issue Threads #189: Check Out Our Latest Issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's what you can expect to find in the March 2017 issue of THREADS. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Vogue 1500 Dress]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:03:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66202/pattern-review-vogue-1500-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66202/pattern-review-vogue-1500-dress Pattern Review: Vogue 1500 Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This close-fitting Anne Klein dress design has a jewel neckline, a buttoned center front, extended cap sleeves, skirt pockets with flaps, and flaps for mock chest pockets, and a self-fabric belt with a covered buckle. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: McCall's 7262]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:03:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66199/pattern-review-mccalls-7262 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66199/pattern-review-mccalls-7262 Pattern Review: McCall's 7262 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This set of relaxed toppers offers options to keep you cozy on chilly days. One is a knee-length, wrap-front, sweaterlike coat with long sleeves. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Jasper Sweater/Dress]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:03:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66192/pattern-review-jasper-sweaterdress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66192/pattern-review-jasper-sweaterdress Pattern Review: Jasper Sweater/Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Enjoy an on-trend slim-fitting pullover in a top or dress length. It features a choice of a shaped three-piece hood or a cowl-like draped collar with a buttoned tab to cinch it. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Tilly and the Buttons Orla Blouse]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:03:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66193/pattern-review-tilly-and-the-buttons-orla-blouse http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66193/pattern-review-tilly-and-the-buttons-orla-blouse Pattern Review: Tilly and the Buttons Orla Blouse Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A body-skimming pull-over blouse abounds with feminine details. It features French darts; a curved, faced hem, and the option of a modern scalloped collar. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:08:44 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66116/video-free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66116/video-free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator Video: Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch to learn how a stitch regulator can help create even free-motion stitching. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Sew and Finish an Invisible Zipper]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2016 11:44:09 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64089/video-how-to-sew-and-finish-an-invisible-zipper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64089/video-how-to-sew-and-finish-an-invisible-zipper Video: How to Sew and Finish an Invisible Zipper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Invisible zippers provide the convenience of zippers without interrupting the flow of your garment. Learn how to sew them, even in fabrics with prints. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2016 02:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66111/free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66111/free-motion-sewing-with-a-stitch-regulator Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A specialty attachment for even free-motion stitching. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Two Ways to Update a Shirt's Front-Button Opening]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 11:07:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66107/two-ways-to-update-a-shirts-front-button-opening http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66107/two-ways-to-update-a-shirts-front-button-opening Two Ways to Update a Shirt's Front-Button Opening Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
Learn two elegant adaptations for blouses with a front opening at the neckline. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Draft a Sleeve Block]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 10:58:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66109/draft-a-sleeve-block http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66109/draft-a-sleeve-block Draft a Sleeve Block Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to draft a custom sleeve pattern so you can design an garment style you like. This easy process yields a personalized fit. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Guided Photo Tour: The Red Alpaca Loden Coat]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2016 02:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66053/guided-photo-tour-the-red-alpaca-loden-coat http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66053/guided-photo-tour-the-red-alpaca-loden-coat Guided Photo Tour: The Red Alpaca Loden Coat Posted by KennethDKing
I have always had a fondness for Tyrolean clothes, especially loden coats. Here's one I saw recently in a thrift shop. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Create a Slashed Opening With an Underlay]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:12:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66070/video-create-a-slashed-opening-with-an-underlay http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66070/video-create-a-slashed-opening-with-an-underlay Video: Create a Slashed Opening With an Underlay Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch to learn how to take a simple placket to the next level. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: An Alternative to Clipping Seam Allowances]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2016 11:02:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66069/video-an-alternative-to-clipping-seam-allowances http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66069/video-an-alternative-to-clipping-seam-allowances Video: An Alternative to Clipping Seam Allowances Posted by ThreadsMagazine
For smooth edges along curves, skip clipping. Watch this video tutorial to see how this works. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Add a Hidden Button Placket to a Pattern]]> Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:08:58 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64036/video-add-a-hidden-button-placket-to-a-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64036/video-add-a-hidden-button-placket-to-a-pattern Video: Add a Hidden Button Placket to a Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This video will teach you to modify a pattern and insert a hidden button placket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Match Overlapping Edges]]> Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:07:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64032/video-match-overlapping-edges http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64032/video-match-overlapping-edges Video: Match Overlapping Edges Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You'll be able to match overlapping edges with ease once you watch this Industry Insider Techniques video. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: The Best Bound Buttonhole]]> Sun, 11 Dec 2016 13:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64028/video-the-best-bound-buttonhole http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64028/video-the-best-bound-buttonhole Video: The Best Bound Buttonhole Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Bound buttonholes are terrific details that will bring your garments to the next level. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Match Stripes and Prints Before You Cut]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64024/video-match-stripes-and-prints-before-you-cut http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/64024/video-match-stripes-and-prints-before-you-cut Video: Match Stripes and Prints Before You Cut Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You can match prints and stripes without pins. Find out how in this video. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Top 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2016]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:27:47 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66004/top-10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2016 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66004/top-10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2016 Top 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2016 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch all of our most popular videos this year in one place. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Fix a Broken Acrylic Ruler]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:09:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65994/video-fix-a-broken-acrylic-ruler http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/65994/video-fix-a-broken-acrylic-ruler Video: Fix a Broken Acrylic Ruler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Don't toss your broken acrylic ruler just yet. Watch this quick tip to learn how to save this handy tool. ]]>
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