Copyright (c) 2016 en-us Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:19:45 -0500 Threads - Sewing category featured posts Threads - Sewing category featured posts <![CDATA[Rolling and Felling Feet]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 02:15:00 -0500 Rolling and Felling Feet Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Find the potential in these two classic attachments. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Match Stripes and Plaids Perfectly]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:33:02 -0500 Video: Match Stripes and Plaids Perfectly Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Stripes and plaids can be matched precisely if you take a few things into consideration. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Best Thread Practices]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:33:00 -0500 Video: Best Thread Practices Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make sure you're threading a needle the right way, and learn how to keep the thread straight. ]]>
<![CDATA[Replace a Coat Lining]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 02:15:00 -0500 Replace a Coat Lining Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Spruce up your outerwear with designer details. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: A No-Bulk Elastic Join ]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:31:37 -0500 Video: A No-Bulk Elastic Join Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn a bulk-free method for joining two elastic ends. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 02:40:00 -0500 Video: Miter Corners on Striped Trim Posted by ThreadsMagazine
If using striped fabric as trim, you'll want to miter the corners carefully. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Choose Your Preferred Ease]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 02:15:00 -0500 How to Choose Your Preferred Ease Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn which pattern areas need it and which don’t. ]]>
<![CDATA[Industry Insider Techniques, Vol. 7]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:46:43 -0500 Industry Insider Techniques, Vol. 7 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Louise Cutting shares a behind-the-scenes look at how professionals construct fine clothing worthy of designer labels. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 13:15:00 -0500 How to Sew a Velvet Frock Coat Posted by KennethDKing
My Fortuny frock coat now has a little brother. Read along to find out how I constructed a modified frock coat using a vintage velvet bedspread. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Cape Super Express 224]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:19:22 -0500 Pattern Review: Cape Super Express 224 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This fully lined, knee-length cape has a 2-inch-wide collar band or a two-piece hood, horizontal arm slots, and angled side-front seams that house hidden inseam pockets. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Bruyere Shirt D0013]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:19:20 -0500 Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Bruyere Shirt D0013 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A thigh-length tunic offers a twist on the classic men’s dress shirt. It has a spread collar, a separate button placket, a self-lined back yoke, and a curved shirttail hem. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: Armani's Unlined Jacket 1516]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:18:53 -0500 Pattern Review: Armani's Unlined Jacket 1516 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Enjoy a jacket to wear for years to come. It is fitted, with a notched lapel with rounded edges, angled double-welt pockets, front and back shoulder princess seams, a center-back seam, a single-button closure, shaped two-piece sleeves, sleeve heads, and shoulder pads. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern Review: 1947 Dress With Cutouts D40-4185]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:18:52 -0500 Pattern Review: 1947 Dress With Cutouts D40-4185 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This V-neck dress replicates a vintage Butterick look. Details abound, including shoulder cutouts and custom shoulder pads. Sleeve options are one-piece tulip sleeves, three-quarter sleeves, or long sleeves with elbow darts and hem slits. ]]>
<![CDATA[Threads #188: Check Out Our Latest Issue]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:06:34 -0500 Threads #188: Check Out Our Latest Issue Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Here's what you can expect to find in the January 2017 issue of THREADS. ]]>
<![CDATA[Catching Up With Designer Terry Fox]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2016 06:15:00 -0500 Catching Up With Designer Terry Fox Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The British designer finds her next calling in sewing education. ]]>
<![CDATA[Vote for the Winner of the Halloween Costume Contest]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2016 15:41:21 -0500 Vote for the Winner of the Halloween Costume Contest Posted by EvamarieGomez
The five semifinalist have been chosen. Now, it's your turn to rock the vote! ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Sew a Single-Welt Pocket]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2016 10:03:07 -0500 Video: Sew a Single-Welt Pocket Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A single-welt pocket can be added to almost any garment or accessory. ]]>
<![CDATA[Creative Garments Made With Wool]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 14:15:28 -0500 Creative Garments Made With Wool Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Skillful design and construction win the day. ]]>
<![CDATA[Kenneth D. King's Print Mixing Principles]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 14:14:26 -0500 Kenneth D. King's Print Mixing Principles Posted by KennethDKing
A proven formula for stylish combinations. ]]>
<![CDATA[2016 Gift Guide]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 14:13:10 -0500 2016 Gift Guide Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Great tools, notions, inspiration, and education for sewing enthusiasts. ]]>