Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:55:57 -0500 Threads - "Downloads" tag posts Threads - "Downloads" tag posts <![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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Construct a Flawless Collar Band ]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:25:59 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Sculpt With Pleats]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:15:00 -0500 How to Sculpt With Pleats Posted by SusanKhalje
Fold fabric like Madame Grès and create works of art. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Use Ombre Fabric]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:18:41 -0500 How to Use Ombre Fabric Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Dramatic or subtle, ombré fabrics create distinctive garments. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sew a Hidden Lapel]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Sew a Hidden Lapel Posted by KennethDKing
New seams and folds create the illusion of a lapel on this intriguing jacket front. ]]>
<![CDATA[Create Abstract and Engaging Forms]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:35:00 -0500 Create Abstract and Engaging Forms Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Insert graphic shapes to give a garment wow power. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Sew Sheer Fabrics]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:55:00 -0500 How to Sew Sheer Fabrics Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The essential tools and techniques you need for sewing see-through fabrics. ]]>
<![CDATA[Make a Collage Minibag]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:05:00 -0500 Make a Collage Minibag Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This pouch packs style - and your phone. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sew a Lapped Zipper by Machine]]> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:20:00 -0500 Sew a Lapped Zipper by Machine Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In the garment industry, zippers and linings are finished fast and entirely by machine. Get to know this quick method, and apply it at home. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Alter Home-Sewn Garments]]> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:05:00 -0500 How to Alter Home-Sewn Garments Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The garments you make are worth refitting! ]]>
<![CDATA[Learn to Free-Form Drape Like a Pro]]> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:00 -0500 Learn to Free-Form Drape Like a Pro Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Explore a designer’s innovative method to break through creative barriers. ]]>
<![CDATA[An Inside Look at Wig Design]]> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:00 -0500 An Inside Look at Wig Design Posted by KennethDKing
A master wig designer coifs characters a stitch at a time. ]]>