Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Fri, 29 May 2015 06:26:07 -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[Upcoming Sewing Contests: Challenge Yourself to Sew!]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 07:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42945/upcoming-sewing-contests-challenge-yourself-to-sew http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42945/upcoming-sewing-contests-challenge-yourself-to-sew Upcoming Sewing Contests: Challenge Yourself to Sew! Posted by CarolFresia
These sewing contests are fun, inspiring, and guaranteed to improve your skills. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42945/upcoming-sewing-contests-challenge-yourself-to-sew
<![CDATA[How to Sew a Bound Buttonhole]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/23510/how-to-sew-a-bound-buttonhole http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/23510/how-to-sew-a-bound-buttonhole How to Sew a Bound Buttonhole Posted by ThreadsMagazine
With edges wrapped in fabric, these buttonholes are bound to last. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/23510/how-to-sew-a-bound-buttonhole
<![CDATA[The Perfect Blouse Winners]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43504/the-perfect-blouse-winners http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43504/the-perfect-blouse-winners The Perfect Blouse Winners Posted by jpetersen
Congratulations to two Threads online users! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43504/the-perfect-blouse-winners
<![CDATA[Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge Posted by EvamarieGomez
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. EST, May 29, for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42162/dont-miss-your-chance-to-enter-the-2015-sewstylish-spring-fashion-challenge
<![CDATA[Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my!]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my! Posted by CarolFresia
Western Costume, the source of Threads' featured back cover garments, houses a unique collection of clothes, costumes, and to-die-for accessories. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43453/tiaras-and-jewelry-and-hats-oh-my
<![CDATA[Simplicity Pattern 1168 Giveaway]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43091/simplicity-pattern-1168-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43091/simplicity-pattern-1168-giveaway Simplicity Pattern 1168 Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
Two lucky Threads online users will win Simplicity's 1168 pattern. Read more to find out how you could win. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43091/simplicity-pattern-1168-giveaway
<![CDATA[Ordinary Objects with Unexpected Sewing Uses]]> Thu, 14 May 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. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43300/ordinary-objects-with-unexpected-sewing-uses
<![CDATA[Spring and Summer Events and Exhibits]]> Wed, 13 May 2015 09:50:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43404/spring-and-summer-events-and-exhibits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43404/spring-and-summer-events-and-exhibits Spring and Summer Events and Exhibits Posted by SLMiller
Don't miss these upcoming sewing and fashion-related events and exhibitions. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43404/spring-and-summer-events-and-exhibits
<![CDATA[How to Use a Ruffler]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 08:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler How to Use a Ruffler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This handy attachment has a wide repertoire. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler
<![CDATA[The Perfect Blouse DVD Giveaway]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42703/the-perfect-blouse-dvd-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42703/the-perfect-blouse-dvd-giveaway The Perfect Blouse DVD Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
Two lucky Threads readers have the opportunity to win in this great giveaway! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42703/the-perfect-blouse-dvd-giveaway
<![CDATA[Threads Reader Tips]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 15:02:03 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40139/threads-reader-tips http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40139/threads-reader-tips Threads Reader Tips Posted by amm
These fabulous sewing tips are worth trying. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40139/threads-reader-tips
<![CDATA[How to Sew for Your "Closet Orphans"]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43122/how-to-sew-for-your-closet-orphans http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43122/how-to-sew-for-your-closet-orphans How to Sew for Your Posted by CarolFresia
The shoes fit...but what do you pair them with? Sometimes a beloved but hard-to-work-with accessory is the best inspiration for a sewing adventure. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43122/how-to-sew-for-your-closet-orphans
<![CDATA[How to Sew Lace Seams]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 11:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42907/how-to-sew-lace-seams http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42907/how-to-sew-lace-seams How to Sew Lace Seams Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn two ways of sewing nearly invisible seams in sheer lace fabric. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42907/how-to-sew-lace-seams
<![CDATA[How to Get the Perfect Custom Bust Fit]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 08:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42862/how-to-get-the-perfect-custom-bust-fit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42862/how-to-get-the-perfect-custom-bust-fit How to Get the Perfect Custom Bust Fit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Adjust a pattern in quadrants for accurate results. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42862/how-to-get-the-perfect-custom-bust-fit
<![CDATA[Four Prize Giveaway Winner!]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:12:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43092/four-prize-giveaway-winner http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43092/four-prize-giveaway-winner Four Prize Giveaway Winner! Posted by jpetersen
Congratulations to this week's giveaway winner! ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43092/four-prize-giveaway-winner
<![CDATA[Documentary on the Tailor's Trade to be Screened in NYC ]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43117/documentary-on-the-tailors-trade-to-be-screened-in-nyc http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43117/documentary-on-the-tailors-trade-to-be-screened-in-nyc Documentary on the Tailor's Trade to be Screened in NYC Posted by SLMiller
There will be a theatrical screening of the documentary "Men of the Cloth," which explores the vanishing craft of the tailor's trade, on May 20, 2015, in New York City. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43117/documentary-on-the-tailors-trade-to-be-screened-in-nyc
<![CDATA[American Sewing Guild Heads to San Diego]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43100/american-sewing-guild-heads-to-san-diego http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43100/american-sewing-guild-heads-to-san-diego American Sewing Guild Heads to San Diego Posted by SLMiller
The annual American Sewing Guild Conference this year takes place in San Diego, California, July 16-20, at the Town & Country Resort & Convention Center. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43100/american-sewing-guild-heads-to-san-diego
<![CDATA[Cotton Twill Origami Top]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42337/cotton-twill-origami-top http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42337/cotton-twill-origami-top Cotton Twill Origami Top Posted by KennethDKing
The 2015 Threads design challenge for its contributing editors, featured in "The Cotton Call," #179 (June/July 2015), was a lot of fun. In this tutorial, I'll take you through my process making an origami top using cotton twill tape. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42337/cotton-twill-origami-top
<![CDATA[Check Out the Latest Sewing DVDs by Threads]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43031/check-out-the-latest-sewing-dvds-by-threads http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43031/check-out-the-latest-sewing-dvds-by-threads Check Out the Latest Sewing DVDs by Threads Posted by EvamarieGomez
Here is a roundup of the latest Threads DVDs. These videos cover topics ranging from tailoring to fitting techniques. There is sure to be one perfect for your needs. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43031/check-out-the-latest-sewing-dvds-by-threads
<![CDATA[How to Buy the Right Pattern Size]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:56:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42998/how-to-buy-the-right-pattern-size http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42998/how-to-buy-the-right-pattern-size How to Buy the Right Pattern Size Posted by ThreadsMagazine
For some, purchasing patterns can be overwhelming - how do you choose the right size? We'll show you how in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew, Season 5. ]]>
http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42998/how-to-buy-the-right-pattern-size