Copyright (c) 2014 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Threads - "Downloads" tag posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/tag/downloads Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:57:20 -0500 Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Threads - "Downloads" tag posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/tag/downloads <![CDATA[Self-Fit Your Pants]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38141/self-fit-your-pants http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38141/self-fit-your-pants Self-Fit Your Pants Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to take the right measures on your own with these simple steps — no assistant required. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sew a Mobius Scarf]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:47:11 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/25466/how-to-sew-a-mobius-scarf http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/25466/how-to-sew-a-mobius-scarf How to Sew a Mobius Scarf Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Try this super-cute, super-quick designer scarf ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Tailored Collar]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38145/how-to-make-a-tailored-collar http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38145/how-to-make-a-tailored-collar How to Make 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. ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Make a Couture Lace Skirt]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:27:07 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38139/make-a-couture-lace-skirt http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38139/make-a-couture-lace-skirt  Make a Couture Lace Skirt Posted by SusanKhalje
An easy and wearable garment teaches essential guipure sewing techniques. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Weave Custom Trims]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38137/how-to-weave-custom-trims http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38137/how-to-weave-custom-trims How to Weave Custom Trims Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to design your own passementerie with a simple loom by following these steps. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Make a Pleated Wrap]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37529/how-to-make-a-pleated-wrap http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37529/how-to-make-a-pleated-wrap 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. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create a Foam-Cup Bra]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37402/create-a-foam-cup-bra http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37402/create-a-foam-cup-bra Create a Foam-Cup Bra Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It's easy to achieve a comfortable, custom shape for your bra. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew an Unexposed Zipper]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37405/sew-an-unexposed-zipper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37405/sew-an-unexposed-zipper Sew an Unexposed Zipper Posted by Claire_Shaeffer
This couture technique makes a regular zipper appear stitchless. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Salvage Your Selvages]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37390/how-to-salvage-your-selvages http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37390/how-to-salvage-your-selvages 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. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Pattern-Grading Basics]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37396/pattern-grading-basics http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37396/pattern-grading-basics Pattern-Grading Basics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
How to scale a pattern from the size you have to the size you need. ]]>
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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[How to Use Border Prints]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 19:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35525/how-to-use-border-prints http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35525/how-to-use-border-prints How to Use Border Prints Posted by stitchhappy
Find out how you can take printed fabrics into new territory. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36505/how-to-find-your-waist-and-other-measurements http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36505/how-to-find-your-waist-and-other-measurements How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This—and other mysteries of fit—resolved. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create a Garment Using Tyvek]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36508/create-a-garment-using-tyvek http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36508/create-a-garment-using-tyvek Create a Garment Using Tyvek Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Play with this unexpected material for stylish results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:33:05 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36482/how-to-create-3d-bubble-trim http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36482/how-to-create-3d-bubble-trim How to Create 3d-Bubble Trim Posted by KennethDKing
Add dimension to your next garment with this vintage technique. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Construct a Flawless Collar Band ]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:25:59 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36502/construct-a-flawless-collar-band http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36502/construct-a-flawless-collar-band Construct a Flawless Collar Band Posted by LOUISE CUTTING
Louise Cutting shares her technique for sewing a professional-looking collar band without any hand sewing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Sculpt With Pleats]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36511/how-to-sculpt-with-pleats http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36511/how-to-sculpt-with-pleats How to Sculpt With Pleats Posted by SusanKhalje
Fold fabric like Madame Grès and create works of art. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Use Ombre Fabric]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:18:41 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36484/how-to-use-ombre-fabric http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/36484/how-to-use-ombre-fabric How to Use Ombre Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Dramatic or subtle, ombré fabrics create distinctive garments. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sew a Hidden Lapel]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35519/sew-a-hidden-lapel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35519/sew-a-hidden-lapel Sew a Hidden Lapel Posted by KennethDKing
New seams and folds create the illusion of a lapel on this intriguing jacket front. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Create Abstract and Engaging Forms]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35527/create-abstract-and-engaging-forms http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/35527/create-abstract-and-engaging-forms Create Abstract and Engaging Forms Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Insert graphic shapes to give a garment wow power. ]]>
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