Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/sewing Wed, 28 Jun 2017 01:00:29 -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[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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<![CDATA[Machine Embroidery on Knits]]> Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66970/machine-embroidery-on-knits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66970/machine-embroidery-on-knits Machine Embroidery on Knits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A professional’s tips for superior results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Jeans to Jacket]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 05:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66974/jeans-to-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66974/jeans-to-jacket Jeans to Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Reinterpret the beauty of well-worn denim. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 15:19:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67518/video-essential-tools-machine-needles http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67518/video-essential-tools-machine-needles Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Judith Neukam walks you through sewing machine needle anatomy and how to read the needle packaging. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/47847/four-strap-variations-to-transform-your-wardrobe Four Strap Variations To Transform Your Wardrobe Posted by dfinkle
Embrace the heat with these refreshing top alternatives. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Exhibit: "Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern" ]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 16:41:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67251/a-behind-the-scenes-look-at-the-exhibit-georgia-okeeffe-living-modern http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67251/a-behind-the-scenes-look-at-the-exhibit-georgia-okeeffe-living-modern A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Exhibit: Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
Claire Shaeffer provides an exclusive look at the Georgia O'Keeffe exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Chic Knit Jacket]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66972/chic-knit-jacket http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66972/chic-knit-jacket Chic Knit Jacket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make a designer classic with this easy process. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Expert Tips for Faced Edges]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 14:17:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67329/video-expert-tips-for-faced-edges http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67329/video-expert-tips-for-faced-edges Video: Expert Tips for Faced Edges Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Use these expert tips to create professional-looking faced edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get Graphic with Bias Tape]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:57:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66968/get-graphic-with-bias-tape http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66968/get-graphic-with-bias-tape Get Graphic with Bias Tape Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Define seams and edges with contrasting trim. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Zip Through the Waistband]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:52:56 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66976/zip-through-the-waistband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66976/zip-through-the-waistband Zip Through the Waistband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Extend the closure all the way up for a clean finish. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Quilted Garment Challenge]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:51:52 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66978/the-quilted-garment-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66978/the-quilted-garment-challenge The Quilted Garment Challenge Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Refreshing takes on a traditional technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:50:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66966/sharpen-your-pencil-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66966/sharpen-your-pencil-skirt Sharpen Your Pencil Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Pointers for a figure-enhancing garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Shape Bias Tape with an Iron]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 14:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67196/video-shape-bias-tape-with-an-iron http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67196/video-shape-bias-tape-with-an-iron Video: Shape Bias Tape with an Iron Posted by EvamarieGomez
Bias tape may be best known for its flexibility. This versatile material can easily follow any curve, and that's why it's so useful for finishing armholes, necklines, and other shaped edges. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Create a Vintage Cuff Design]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 14:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67200/video-create-a-vintage-cuff-design http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67200/video-create-a-vintage-cuff-design Video: Create a Vintage Cuff Design Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch to learn the first steps in creating a vintage S-shaped cuff. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Round-up: Sewing Books With Patterns Included]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 13:08:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67226/round-up-sewing-books-with-patterns-included http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67226/round-up-sewing-books-with-patterns-included Round-up: Sewing Books With Patterns Included Posted by CarolFresia
These specialized publications provide inspiration, know-how, and the patterns you need to make anything from a wedding gown to a complete wardrobe. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Mitered Pocket Welt]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 15:56:06 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67225/how-to-make-a-mitered-pocket-welt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67225/how-to-make-a-mitered-pocket-welt How to Make a Mitered Pocket Welt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This free pattern produces a smooth welt with bulk-free ends. ]]>
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<![CDATA[ASDP Quilted Garment Challenge]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 12:09:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67092/asdp-quilted-garment-challenge http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67092/asdp-quilted-garment-challenge ASDP Quilted Garment Challenge Posted by CarolFresia
Take a closer look at the winning designs from the Threads/ASDP Quilted Garment Challenge. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Measuring Tapes]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 13:41:49 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67190/video-essential-tools-measuring-tapes http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67190/video-essential-tools-measuring-tapes Video - Essential Tools: Measuring Tapes Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Threads Contributing Editor Judith Neukam shares essential information about measuring tapes and offers clever tips for taking two measurements. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: SBCC Reviver Skirt]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:09:31 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67149/pattern-review-sbcc-reviver-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67149/pattern-review-sbcc-reviver-skirt Pattern Review: SBCC Reviver Skirt Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This stretch skirt with a front drape and raw-edged hem is intended for the petite or petite-plus figure. It is a pull-on style with a hidden elastic waistband. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Cake Patterns Endeavor Trousers and Shorts]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:09:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67150/pattern-review-cake-patterns-endeavor-trousers-and-shorts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67150/pattern-review-cake-patterns-endeavor-trousers-and-shorts Pattern Review: Cake Patterns Endeavor Trousers and Shorts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These wide-legged pants or shorts have a straight waistband with the bottom edge at the natural waist, angled pockets, two-piece leg fronts, a back yoke, and back patch pockets. ]]>
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