Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:04:06 -0500 Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Threads - "Downloads" tag posts <![CDATA[Preserve Your Precious Fabrics]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0500 Preserve Your Precious Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Useful tips to manage and maintain your stash. ]]>
<![CDATA[Fix Shoulder Width and Sleeve Length in One Alteration]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:27:00 -0500 Fix Shoulder Width and Sleeve Length in One Alteration Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Correct the shoulder width and the sleeve length in one smooth operation. ]]>
<![CDATA[Three Machines for Sewing Knits]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 17:28:33 -0500 Three Machines for Sewing Knits Posted by stitchhappy
Compare machines for fast and easy options. ]]>
<![CDATA[Secure a Coat Lining]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 17:25:17 -0500 Secure a Coat Lining Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Sew sturdy tabs to keep a coat's layers in line. ]]>
<![CDATA[Add Stylish Details to a Shirt]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Add Stylish Details to a Shirt Posted by stitchhappy
Upgrade your shirts by indulging in fine finishing details. Learn how by reading this article. ]]>
<![CDATA[Self-Fit Your Pants]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Self-Fit Your Pants Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to take the right measures on your own with these simple steps — no assistant required. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Sew a Mobius Scarf]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:47:11 -0500 How to Sew a Mobius Scarf Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Try this super-cute, super-quick designer scarf ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Shape a Tailored Collar]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:00:00 -0500 How to Shape a Tailored Collar Posted by KennethDKing
Classic tailoring shapes lasting layers. Kenneth D. King shares his method for creating a beautifully tailored collar in this masterclass. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sew a Couture Lace Skirt]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:27:07 -0500 Sew a Couture Lace Skirt Posted by SusanKhalje
An easy and wearable garment teaches essential guipure sewing techniques. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Weave Custom Trims]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0500 How to Weave Custom Trims Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to design your own passementerie with a simple loom by following these steps. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make a Pleated Wrap]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0500 How to Make a Pleated Wrap Posted by stitchhappy
This quick-to-make pleated wrap is simple to make and is the perfect topper for any special occasion. Read more to learn how to make this fabulous shrug. ]]>
<![CDATA[Create a Foam-Cup Bra]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Create a Foam-Cup Bra Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It's easy to achieve a comfortable, custom shape for your bra. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sew an Unexposed Zipper]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:40:00 -0500 Sew an Unexposed Zipper Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
This couture technique makes a regular zipper appear stitchless. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Salvage Your Selvages]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:00:00 -0500 How to Salvage Your Selvages Posted by MaryRay
A good selvage is like a bonus with your fabric purchase. Learn nine clever and creative ways to use fabric edges. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pattern-Grading Basics]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:00:00 -0500 Pattern-Grading Basics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
How to scale a pattern from the size you have to the size you need. ]]>
<![CDATA[Add High-End Elements to Your Garments]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:36:53 -0500 Add High-End Elements to Your Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Enrich your wardrobe with a designer-inspired slot seam or cargo pocket. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Use Border Prints]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 19:00:00 -0500 How to Use Border Prints Posted by stitchhappy
Find out how you can take printed fabrics into new territory. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 01:00:00 -0500 How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This—and other mysteries of fit—resolved. ]]>
<![CDATA[Create a Garment Using Tyvek]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:20:00 -0500 Create a Garment Using Tyvek Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Play with this unexpected material for stylish results. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:33:05 -0500 How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim Posted by KennethDKing
Add dimension to your next garment with this vintage technique. ]]>