Copyright (c) 2015 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:41:48 -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[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[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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<![CDATA[Three Vintage Blouse Details to Try]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43839/three-vintage-blouse-details-to-try http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43839/three-vintage-blouse-details-to-try Three Vintage Blouse Details to Try Posted by stitchhappy
Discover three ways to add vintage charm to your tops. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Rub Off a Pattern from Pants with Darts]]> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 07:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43567/rub-off-a-pattern-from-pants-with-darts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43567/rub-off-a-pattern-from-pants-with-darts Rub Off a Pattern from Pants with Darts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
How to copy a garment that’s shaped with darts—it’s quick, easy, and accurate. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Map Your Body and Compare It to a Standard Pattern]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 16:49:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43016/map-your-body-and-compare-it-to-a-standard-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43016/map-your-body-and-compare-it-to-a-standard-pattern Map Your Body and Compare It to a Standard Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Your body is unique. In order to get the fit you need, you've got to be able to determine the difference between your measurements and those of the pattern you're starting with. ]]>
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<![CDATA[11 Couture Techniques to Try]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 16:40:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43810/11-couture-techniques-to-try http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43810/11-couture-techniques-to-try 11 Couture Techniques to Try Posted by EvamarieGomez
Propel your sewing to the next level with these 11 couture techniques from the experts. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Spring and Summer Events and Exhibits]]> Thu, 04 Jun 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. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Industry Insider Techniques DVD Giveaway]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42711/industry-insider-techniques-dvd-giveaway http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42711/industry-insider-techniques-dvd-giveaway Industry Insider Techniques DVD Giveaway Posted by jpetersen
One lucky sewing enthusiast will win this incredible DVD from sewing expert Louise Cutting. ]]>
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<![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. ]]>
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<![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. ]]>
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<![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! ]]>
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