Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:52:06 -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[Project Runway Season 13, Episode 1: "The Judges Decide"]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:29:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37994/project-runway-season-13-episode-1-the-judges-decide http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37994/project-runway-season-13-episode-1-the-judges-decide Project Runway Season 13, Episode 1: Posted by EvamarieGomez
Project Runway is back with an all-new season, dubbed “Lucky season thirteen” by Tim Gunn. Read our recap now to learn about the designers, challenge, and see the runway looks. ]]>
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<![CDATA[SewStylish Fall 2014 is Here!]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:47:40 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37864/sewstylish-fall-2014-is-here http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37864/sewstylish-fall-2014-is-here SewStylish Fall 2014 is Here! Posted by SewStylishMagazine
See what's inside this exciting new issue. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Add Smocked Sections to a Pattern]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:01:10 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37574/how-to-add-smocked-sections-to-a-pattern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37574/how-to-add-smocked-sections-to-a-pattern How to Add Smocked Sections to a Pattern Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Learn how to easily incorporate this trendy embellishment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Finish Seams on Chantilly Lace]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:18:51 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37730/how-to-finish-seams-on-chantilly-lace http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37730/how-to-finish-seams-on-chantilly-lace How to Finish Seams on Chantilly Lace Posted by SusanKhalje
There are a variety of methods for seaming lace. However, they can be challenging if working with delicate lace such as Chantilly. I'll show you a clever technique for finishing seams on tricky lace fabrics. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Threads Visits NYC]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37910/threads-visits-nyc http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37910/threads-visits-nyc Threads Visits NYC Posted by SLMiller
Threads' staff recently had two exciting excursions into NYC: one for fabric shopping at Mood, where we met Tim Gunn of Project Runway; and one to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Charles James exhibit. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Meet the Project Runway Season 13 Cast]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:12:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37555/meet-the-project-runway-season-13-cast http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37555/meet-the-project-runway-season-13-cast Meet the Project Runway Season 13 Cast Posted by merkan
Learn all about the new designers just in time for the premiere. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Book Review: The Lost Art of Dress]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:05:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37843/book-review-the-lost-art-of-dress http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37843/book-review-the-lost-art-of-dress Book Review: The Lost Art of Dress Posted by SLMiller
If you're interested in the history of fashion in America, or have just always wondered why Americans don't dress well anymore--and what that really means--you should really read this book. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing References in Music]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 11:10:30 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37725/sewing-references-in-music http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37725/sewing-references-in-music Sewing References in Music Posted by dfinkle
A list of songs that incorporate our favorite hobby! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Underlining with Fusible Interfacing]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37444/underlining-with-fusible-interfacing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37444/underlining-with-fusible-interfacing Underlining with Fusible Interfacing Posted by MaryRay
Excellent fusible products make underlining a breeze and give your fabric and garments a boost. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Visit With a Savile Row Tailor]]> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:11:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36187/a-visit-with-a-savile-row-tailor http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36187/a-visit-with-a-savile-row-tailor A Visit With a Savile Row Tailor Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
When I was in London recently, I visited tailor Richard Anderson. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at his workroom and a walk through his method for matching plaids. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Enter the American Sewing Expo's Passion for Fashion Sewing Challenge]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:16:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36675/enter-the-american-sewing-expos-passion-for-fashion-sewing-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36675/enter-the-american-sewing-expos-passion-for-fashion-sewing-challenge Enter the American Sewing Expo's Passion for Fashion Sewing Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Find out how you can get involved in this year's Passion for Fashion Sewing Challenge, hosted by the American Sewing Expo. ]]>
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<![CDATA[All-New: "Fashion Serge with Pamela Leggett"]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:07:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37522/all-new-fashion-serge-with-pamela-leggett http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37522/all-new-fashion-serge-with-pamela-leggett All-New: Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Serger expert Pamela Leggett is back with an all-new exciting video to help unlock the creative potential of the serger. This specialized sewing machine can do much more than clean up raw edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[All-New: Industry Insider Techniques with Louise Cutting Volumes 6 & 7]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:47:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37416/all-new-industry-insider-techniques-with-louise-cutting-volumes-6-7 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37416/all-new-industry-insider-techniques-with-louise-cutting-volumes-6-7 All-New: Industry Insider Techniques with Louise Cutting Volumes 6 & 7 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Louise Cutting is back with two all-new sewing videos, which offer pro-level techniques, secrets, and solutions to help improve your skills. ]]>
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<![CDATA[TWO Book Giveaway: "Sew Fun" and "Sewing School 2"]]> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 10:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35189/two-book-giveaway-sew-fun-and-sewing-school-2 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35189/two-book-giveaway-sew-fun-and-sewing-school-2 TWO Book Giveaway: Posted by daguguliaro
Enter for your chance to win these great books with fun projects for the whole family! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Add High-End Elements to Your Garments]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:36:53 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37398/add-high-end-elements-to-your-garments http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37398/add-high-end-elements-to-your-garments Add High-End Elements to Your Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Enrich your wardrobe with a designer-inspired slot seam or cargo pocket. ]]>
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<![CDATA[10 Ways to Sew with Knits]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37197/10-ways-to-sew-with-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37197/10-ways-to-sew-with-knits 10 Ways to Sew with Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Discover some tips and techniques for sewing with knits. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Downton Abbey Costumes at Winterthur and Biltmore]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37386/downton-abbey-costumes-at-winterthur-and-biltmore http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37386/downton-abbey-costumes-at-winterthur-and-biltmore Downton Abbey Costumes at Winterthur and Biltmore Posted by SLMiller
Costumes from the award-winning TV series Downton Abbey will be on display at Winterthur Museum in Delaware until January 2015, and then at Biltmore in North Carolina starting February 2015. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Complete Guide to Seams and Seam Finishes]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37154/complete-guide-to-seams-and-seam-finishes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37154/complete-guide-to-seams-and-seam-finishes Complete Guide to Seams and Seam Finishes Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The key to any successful sewn project are its seams. This comprehensive collection of 17 techniques, tips, and videos, covers everything you need to know to sew durable and beautiful seams. ]]>
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<![CDATA[12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37183/12-buttonhole-tips-and-techniques 12 Buttonhole Tips and Techniques Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You'll be making buttonholes on par with the pros once you check out this collection of our best buttonhole tutorials. ]]>
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<![CDATA[14 Tips and Tricks for Better Sewing]]> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37185/14-tips-and-tricks-for-better-sewing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37185/14-tips-and-tricks-for-better-sewing 14 Tips and Tricks for Better Sewing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
You could learn something that will change how you sew forever. Check out this handy collection of 14 sewing tips and tricks. ]]>
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