Copyright (c) 2016 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Sun, 07 Feb 2016 19:57:21 -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[Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46126/video-how-to-thread-a-twin-needle http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46126/video-how-to-thread-a-twin-needle Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to set up your sewing machine to use a twin needle. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts]]> Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:08:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43110/video-fine-tune-the-shape-with-darts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43110/video-fine-tune-the-shape-with-darts Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Darts are a powerful asset that will allow you to create the exact shape you want in a garment. Learn more in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility]]> Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:33:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46609/video-how-to-modify-sleeves-for-better-arm-mobility http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46609/video-how-to-modify-sleeves-for-better-arm-mobility Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility Posted by EvamarieGomez
Pattern designer Andrea Schewe demonstrates three ways to modify sleeves for better mobility. She walks you through the pattern work and shows you exactly how to achieve your desired results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Make a Test Garment]]> Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43106/video-make-a-test-garment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43106/video-make-a-test-garment Video: Make a Test Garment Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A test garment is worth the extra effort. Here is some advice for when you're making one, from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Expert Tips for Finishing Knits]]> Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46255/expert-tips-for-finishing-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46255/expert-tips-for-finishing-knits Expert Tips for Finishing Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Simple, efficient treatments for edges and openings. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46296/how-to-sew-an-invisible-zipper-in-a-knit-garment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46296/how-to-sew-an-invisible-zipper-in-a-knit-garment How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment Posted by CarolFresia
Stabilize, baste, and take your time sewing for a flat, ripple-free zipper installation. ]]>
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<![CDATA[10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2016 16:05:12 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46608/10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2015 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46608/10-most-watched-sewing-videos-of-2015 10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015 Posted by EvamarieGomez
This collection puts the 10 most-viewed instructional sewing videos from 2015 in one place. Kick off 2016 by supplementing your sewing arsenal with these technique how-tos. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Fit the Circumference - Resources]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 16:26:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43060/video-fit-the-circumference-resources http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43060/video-fit-the-circumference-resources Video: Fit the Circumference - Resources Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Fitting for a circumference is a more complicated topic than basic fitting. Watch this Teach Yourself to Sew video tutorial from Season 5 for some resources to help you with circumference. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads #183: Check out our latest issue]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 13:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46535/threads-183-check-out-our-latest-issue http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46535/threads-183-check-out-our-latest-issue Threads #183: Check out our latest issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's what you can expect to find in the March 2016 issue of THREADS. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Get the Fit You Want]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 10:58:28 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43055/video-get-the-fit-you-want http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43055/video-get-the-fit-you-want Video: Get the Fit You Want Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It's unlikely a pattern's length will be perfect for you right off the shelf. Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn how to alter a pattern's length. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: A Look at Dress Forms]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 10:55:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43048/video-a-look-at-dress-forms http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43048/video-a-look-at-dress-forms Video: A Look at Dress Forms Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A dress form is an invaluable tool, but to customize it to your fit, consider modifying a standard dress form or making your own. Watch to learn about the different types of dress forms and their benefits. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2015 13:14:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46311/video-add-a-bound-seam-and-hong-kong-finish-to-an-unlined-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46311/video-add-a-bound-seam-and-hong-kong-finish-to-an-unlined-jacket Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this video tutorial to learn how to bind a seam in an unlined jacket for a beautiful finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Tailoring Supplies and Resources]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2015 14:04:10 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44305/video-tailoring-supplies-and-resources http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44305/video-tailoring-supplies-and-resources Video: Tailoring Supplies and Resources Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Kenneth shares a few of his go-to resources for tailoring tools and supplies. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Project Runway Junior: Episode 4, "A Very Special Guest"]]> Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:45:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46267/project-runway-junior-episode-4-a-very-special-guest http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46267/project-runway-junior-episode-4-a-very-special-guest Project Runway Junior: Episode 4, Posted by CarolFresia
FLOTUS challenges the designers to create a look for the modern girl-on-the-go, to promote education for girls ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 2]]> Tue, 15 Dec 2015 09:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45011/how-to-make-a-fortuny-gladstone-bag-part-2 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45011/how-to-make-a-fortuny-gladstone-bag-part-2 How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 2 Posted by KennethDKing
To complete the bag's main body, end gussets were added. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Add Variety to your Projects with These Six Thread Types]]> Mon, 14 Dec 2015 07:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45906/add-variety-to-your-projects-with-these-six-thread-types http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45906/add-variety-to-your-projects-with-these-six-thread-types Add Variety to your Projects with These Six Thread Types Posted by dfinkle
Try fun options to take your sewing to the next level. ]]>
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<![CDATA[12 Hand and Machine Stitches to Improve Your Sewing]]> Mon, 07 Dec 2015 13:49:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45851/12-hand-and-machine-stitches-to-improve-your-sewing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45851/12-hand-and-machine-stitches-to-improve-your-sewing 12 Hand and Machine Stitches to Improve Your Sewing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There's nothing more important than a solid knowledge of stitches to help you build your sewing skills. These 12 articles can help propel your sewing to the next level. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Live Chat with Fitting Expert Sarah Veblen - December 17, 2015]]> Fri, 04 Dec 2015 06:45:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45995/live-chat-with-fitting-expert-sarah-veblen-december-17-2015 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45995/live-chat-with-fitting-expert-sarah-veblen-december-17-2015 Live Chat with Fitting Expert Sarah Veblen - December 17, 2015 Posted by EvamarieGomez
Visit Facebook.com/ThreadsMagazine to get your fitting and general sewing questions answered. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Gift to Sew: Easy and Classic Wool Scarf]]> Tue, 01 Dec 2015 10:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45848/gift-to-sew-easy-and-classic-wool-scarf http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45848/gift-to-sew-easy-and-classic-wool-scarf Gift to Sew: Easy and Classic Wool Scarf Posted by KennethDKing
Finish the long edges and fringe the ends. Follow along to learn how easy it is to make this classic wool scarf. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: A Secret to Threading a Needle]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 06:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45803/video-a-secret-to-threading-a-needle http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45803/video-a-secret-to-threading-a-needle Video: A Secret to Threading a Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch this video to learn an easy way to thread your needle for hand sewing. ]]>
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