Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:18:43 -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 Review: Books About Sewing For Men]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:59:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68226/book-review-books-about-sewing-for-men http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68226/book-review-books-about-sewing-for-men Book Review: Books About Sewing For Men Posted by CarolFresia
These new and evergreen publications will inspire you to sew high-quality, stylish menswear. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Pin]]> Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68329/how-to-pin http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68329/how-to-pin How to Pin Posted by Aseaver
Let's talk pins. We're referring to those essential little notions that hold fabric pieces together as you sew and may stick you on occasion. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68367/improve-your-sewing-with-4-specialized-measuring-tools http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68367/improve-your-sewing-with-4-specialized-measuring-tools Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools Posted by CarolFresia
Break away from the straight and narrow and learn about some unique and helpful measuring tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:41:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67995/quick-tips-for-sewing-under-the-gun http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67995/quick-tips-for-sewing-under-the-gun Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun Posted by smcfarland
The steps I take to set up for speedy sewing ]]>
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<![CDATA[Preorder Sandra Betzina's "All New Fabric Savvy" book]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 10:06:32 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68259/preorder-sandra-betzinas-all-new-fabric-savvy-book http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68259/preorder-sandra-betzinas-all-new-fabric-savvy-book Preorder Sandra Betzina's Posted by MeganCooney
Check out Sandra Betzina's updated "Fabric Savvy" book. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68211/pattern-roundup-handkerchief-hems http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68211/pattern-roundup-handkerchief-hems Pattern RoundUp: Handkerchief Hems Posted by MeganCooney
Experiment with handkerchief hem patterns. The skirt detail adds personality to the typical dress. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67908/vintage-sewing-tools-the-singer-bound-buttonhole-maker http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67908/vintage-sewing-tools-the-singer-bound-buttonhole-maker Vintage Sewing Tools: The Singer Bound Buttonhole Maker Posted by KennethDKing
If you've seen this tool but never knew what it was for, here's the answer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Summer of Basics Make-Along]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68260/the-summer-of-basics-make-along http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68260/the-summer-of-basics-make-along The Summer of Basics Make-Along Posted by Katie_Strano
Three months x three garments = lots of fun and endless options ]]>
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<![CDATA[Janet Pray to be honored by the American Sewing Guild]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:15:32 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68246/janet-pray-to-be-honored-by-the-american-sewing-guild http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68246/janet-pray-to-be-honored-by-the-american-sewing-guild Janet Pray to be honored by the American Sewing Guild Posted by CarolFresia
The national organization inducts teacher extraordinaire Janet Pray into the Sewing Hall of Fame ]]>
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<![CDATA[Attach Sleeves with a Pearl and Chiffon Embellishment]]> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:40:13 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68151/attach-sleeves-with-a-pearl-and-chiffon-embellishment http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68151/attach-sleeves-with-a-pearl-and-chiffon-embellishment Attach Sleeves with a Pearl and Chiffon Embellishment Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to replace an armscye seam with a hand-sewn pearl-and-chiffon-braid insertion. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Saves: Shorten Tapered Trousers]]> Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:19:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68194/sewing-saves-shorten-tapered-trousers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68194/sewing-saves-shorten-tapered-trousers Sewing Saves: Shorten Tapered Trousers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Two ways to augment the hem allowance. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Marfy 3949 Top]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:42:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68199/pattern-review-marfy-3949-top http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68199/pattern-review-marfy-3949-top Pattern Review: Marfy 3949 Top Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This versatile pattern is planned as an asymmetrical top with eight panels and a sweetheart or V-neckline. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: McCall's 7513 Jacket]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:41:21 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68202/pattern-review-mccalls-7513-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68202/pattern-review-mccalls-7513-jacket Pattern Review: McCall's 7513 Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This jacket has a fitted waist and two peplum styles. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Vogue 1522 Ensemble]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:39:48 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68205/pattern-review-vogue-1522-ensemble http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68205/pattern-review-vogue-1522-ensemble Pattern Review: Vogue 1522 Ensemble Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This ensemble pattern features a pull-on top with a boat neckline and comfy, pull-on knit pants ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Butterick 6146 Dress]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:37:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68208/pattern-review-butterick-6146-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68208/pattern-review-butterick-6146-dress Pattern Review: Butterick 6146 Dress Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This design by Connie Crawford is a graceful floor-length fit-and-flare gown with a sweeping skirt. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:45:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68192/celebrate-national-tape-measure-day-on-july-14 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68192/celebrate-national-tape-measure-day-on-july-14 Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14 Posted by smcfarland
Enjoy another July holiday, this one to appreciate a worthy measuring tool ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:58:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68146/sewing-inspiration-destination-helsinki-finland http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68146/sewing-inspiration-destination-helsinki-finland Sewing Inspiration: Destination Helsinki, Finland Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Textile and fashion designers in the Finnish capital clearly draw inspiration from the region's architecture, both natural and human-made. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:56:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68149/pattern-roundup-palazzo-pants http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68149/pattern-roundup-palazzo-pants Pattern Roundup: Palazzo Pants Posted by MeganCooney
Try palazzo pants as your next summer sewing project. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Two-Piece Sleeve Pattern]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:42:37 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67715/how-to-make-a-two-piece-sleeve-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67715/how-to-make-a-two-piece-sleeve-pattern How to Make a Two-Piece Sleeve Pattern Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Watch as Sarah Veblen adapts a one-piece sleeve to make a two-piece sleeve with the perfect amount of ease. ]]>
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<![CDATA[And the Winner is . . .]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68005/and-the-winner-is And the Winner is . . . Posted by Katie_Strano
A winner has been selected in the 2017 Spring SewStylish Fashion Challenge. ]]>
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