Copyright (c) 2017 ThreadsMagazine.com en-us Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/tools-and-supplies Sat, 19 Aug 2017 06:42:12 -0500 Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.threadsmagazine.com/tools-and-supplies <![CDATA[Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68367/improve-your-sewing-with-4-specialized-measuring-tools http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68367/improve-your-sewing-with-4-specialized-measuring-tools Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools Posted by CarolFresia
Break away from the straight and narrow and learn about some unique and helpful measuring tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:41:18 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67995/quick-tips-for-sewing-under-the-gun http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67995/quick-tips-for-sewing-under-the-gun Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun Posted by smcfarland
The steps I take to set up for speedy sewing ]]>
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<![CDATA[Reader Tip: Nail Polish Makes Notions Match]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:36:34 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68212/reader-tip-nail-polish-makes-notions-match http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68212/reader-tip-nail-polish-makes-notions-match Reader Tip: Nail Polish Makes Notions Match Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Nail polish can be used for a wide variety of things in the sewing room. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:45:24 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68192/celebrate-national-tape-measure-day-on-july-14 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/68192/celebrate-national-tape-measure-day-on-july-14 Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14 Posted by smcfarland
Enjoy another July holiday, this one to appreciate a worthy measuring tool ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video - Wing Needles 101]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:36:50 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67640/video-wing-needles-101 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67640/video-wing-needles-101 Video - Wing Needles 101 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In this video, learn everything there is to know about wing needles. ]]>
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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[Video - Essential Tools: Pins]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:38 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67513/video-essential-tools-pins http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67513/video-essential-tools-pins Video - Essential Tools: Pins Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Before you purchase pins, learn about the different types and their best uses. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Q&A: How a Walking Foot Works]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 12:38:36 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67255/qa-how-a-walking-foot-works http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67255/qa-how-a-walking-foot-works Q&A: How a Walking Foot Works Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn all about the walking foot, its main uses, and whether you should have one. ]]>
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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[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[Notions: Heat Activated Button Thread]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:07:04 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67171/notions-heat-activated-button-thread http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67171/notions-heat-activated-button-thread Notions: Heat Activated Button Thread Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Never fear that your buttons will fall off with this thread. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Chrome Professional Grade Needles]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:07:01 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67173/notions-chrome-professional-grade-needles http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67173/notions-chrome-professional-grade-needles Notions: Chrome Professional Grade Needles Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A good needle goes a long way. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Single Fold and Press Hem Guide Set]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:06:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67175/notions-single-fold-and-press-hem-guide-set http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67175/notions-single-fold-and-press-hem-guide-set Notions: Single Fold and Press Hem Guide Set Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This set contains everything you need for even hems. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Clover Mini Wonder Clips]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:06:25 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67177/notions-clover-mini-wonder-clips http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67177/notions-clover-mini-wonder-clips Notions: Clover Mini Wonder Clips Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These clips can be used for any number of things, and come in multiple colors. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Fashion 150]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:06:22 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67179/notions-fashion-150 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/67179/notions-fashion-150 Notions: Fashion 150 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
It’s difficult to imagine one book covering either 150 years of fashion or 150 designers. Fashion 150: 150 years/150 Designers (Laurence King Publishing, 2016), edited by Arianna Piazza, does both as stylishly as the subject matter deserves. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Using a Bias Tape Maker]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:57:42 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66709/video-using-a-bias-tape-maker http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66709/video-using-a-bias-tape-maker Video: Using a Bias Tape Maker Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how easy it is to make custom bias tape with this handy tool. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Q&A: Travel Sewing Machine]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:26 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66649/qa-travel-sewing-machine http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66649/qa-travel-sewing-machine Q&A: Travel Sewing Machine Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Susan Khalje offers some thoughts on taking a sewing machine on an airplane. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Sewline Scissors Set]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:25 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66651/notions-sewline-scissors-set http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66651/notions-sewline-scissors-set Notions: Sewline Scissors Set Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This set comes with scissors of two sizes that cut with ease. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Wrist Ruler]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:23 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66653/notions-wrist-ruler http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66653/notions-wrist-ruler Notions: Wrist Ruler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Keep your ruler close at hand with this nifty product. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Easy Grasp Pins]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66655/notions-easy-grasp-pins http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/66655/notions-easy-grasp-pins Notions: Easy Grasp Pins Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There are no easier pins to get a grip on than these pins from Dritz. ]]>
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