Copyright (c) 2015 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 Tue, 26 May 2015 04:25:39 -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[Ordinary Objects with Unexpected Sewing Uses]]> Thu, 14 May 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43300/ordinary-objects-with-unexpected-sewing-uses http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43300/ordinary-objects-with-unexpected-sewing-uses Ordinary Objects with Unexpected Sewing Uses Posted by SewStylishMagazine
Here are eight of our favorite common utensils that double as unorthodox sewing tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Use a Ruffler]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 08:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42864/how-to-use-a-ruffler How to Use a Ruffler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This handy attachment has a wide repertoire. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Fusible and Sew-In Foam]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42838/notions-fusible-and-sew-in-foam http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42838/notions-fusible-and-sew-in-foam Notions: Fusible and Sew-In Foam Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These useful foam pads are soft, yet supportive. Great for bags, totes, and tablet cases. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Vintage Pattern Mementos]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:15:15 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42834/notions-vintage-pattern-mementos http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42834/notions-vintage-pattern-mementos Notions: Vintage Pattern Mementos Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These delightful notebooks and note cards are based off of vintage patterns. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Speed Up Pattern Tracing with the Double Tracing Wheel]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:15:08 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42836/notions-speed-up-pattern-tracing-with-the-double-tracing-wheel http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42836/notions-speed-up-pattern-tracing-with-the-double-tracing-wheel Notions: Speed Up Pattern Tracing with the Double Tracing Wheel Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This clever gadget lets you mark your seam allowances at the same time that you trace a garment. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Machine Features You'll Really Use]]> Tue, 07 Apr 2015 12:41:55 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42798/sewing-machine-features-youll-really-use http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42798/sewing-machine-features-youll-really-use Sewing Machine Features You'll Really Use Posted by CarolFresia
Find out what earns a sewing machine top marks in the eyes of the Threads staff. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Color-Code Patterns for Easy Access]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:04:19 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41798/tip-color-code-patterns-for-easy-access http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41798/tip-color-code-patterns-for-easy-access Tip: Color-Code Patterns for Easy Access Posted by ThreadsMagazine
With this easy little trick, finding the pattern you're looking for will no longer be a chore. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Sewing Machine Anatomy: How a Stitch is Made]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:35:02 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42074/sewing-machine-anatomy-how-a-stitch-is-made http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/42074/sewing-machine-anatomy-how-a-stitch-is-made Sewing Machine Anatomy: How a Stitch is Made Posted by EvamarieGomez
Watch this animation to learn how a sewing machine lockstitch is made. ]]>
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<![CDATA[A Closer Look at Denyse Schmidt's Quilting Studio]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 14:18:27 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41882/a-closer-look-at-denyse-schmidts-quilting-studio http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41882/a-closer-look-at-denyse-schmidts-quilting-studio A Closer Look at Denyse Schmidt's Quilting Studio Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See how Denyse deploys rolling shelves and tables for a transformative space. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Trim to Match Any Project]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41805/notions-trim-to-match-any-project http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41805/notions-trim-to-match-any-project Notions: Trim to Match Any Project Posted by ThreadsMagazine
That perfect trim for your project is out there somewhere, and thanks to DecorativeTrimmings.com you can find it. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Battery-Operated Seam Ripper]]> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41803/notions-battery-operated-seam-ripper http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41803/notions-battery-operated-seam-ripper Notions: Battery-Operated Seam Ripper Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This useful tool effortlessly deals with flawed seams, with no risk of damaging the fabric. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Smartphone and Tablet Stands]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41801/notions-smartphone-and-tablet-stands http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/41801/notions-smartphone-and-tablet-stands Notions: Smartphone and Tablet Stands Posted by ThreadsMagazine
With all the sewing resources available digitally today, keeping your devices close and easy to access has become a necessity. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of our Three-Book Giveaway is...]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40917/the-winner-of-our-three-book-giveaway-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40917/the-winner-of-our-three-book-giveaway-is The Winner of our Three-Book Giveaway is... Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to this lucky winner! ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Organization Solutions]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:11:15 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40830/notions-organization-solutions http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40830/notions-organization-solutions Notions: Organization Solutions Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This collection of modular furniture is the ultimate way to stay organized as a sewer. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Magnetic Wristband]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:08:16 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40828/notions-magnetic-wristband http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40828/notions-magnetic-wristband Notions: Magnetic Wristband Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This solution to lost pins is clever and convenient. You can store needles, safety pins, and paper clips, too. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Kenneth D. King's Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 4]]> Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:10:15 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39034/video-kenneth-d-kings-essential-sewing-tool-kit-part-4 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39034/video-kenneth-d-kings-essential-sewing-tool-kit-part-4 Video: Kenneth D. King's Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 4 Posted by EvamarieGomez
Follow along as Kenneth D. King shares the contents of his personal sewing tool kit in the final installment of this four-part series. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Double Your Tape Measure]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 14:08:54 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37239/video-double-your-tape-measure http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/37239/video-double-your-tape-measure Video: Double Your Tape Measure Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Get the most out of your measuring tape with this There's a Better Way quick tip from Threads. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Essentials for a Fashion-Sketching Tool Kit]]> Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:11:45 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40563/essentials-for-a-fashion-sketching-tool-kit http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/40563/essentials-for-a-fashion-sketching-tool-kit Essentials for a Fashion-Sketching Tool Kit Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Having the proper supplies is a critical part of making a good fashion sketch. In this article, Vikki Yau from Fashionary shares her favorite fashion-sketching tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: Kenneth D. King's Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 3]]> Mon, 01 Dec 2014 11:26:12 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39037/video-kenneth-d-kings-essential-sewing-tool-kit-part-3 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/39037/video-kenneth-d-kings-essential-sewing-tool-kit-part-3 Video: Kenneth D. King's Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 3 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See what Kenneth's must-have notions are, and find out how he customizes his tools. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The Winner of the Huge Handbags Giveaway is...]]> Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:40:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38421/the-winner-of-the-huge-handbags-giveaway-is http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/38421/the-winner-of-the-huge-handbags-giveaway-is The Winner of the Huge Handbags Giveaway is... Posted by daguguliaro
Congratulations to this lucky winner! ]]>
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