Copyright (c) 2017 en-us Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts Sat, 19 Aug 2017 06:42:12 -0500 Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts Threads - Tools-and-supplies category featured posts <![CDATA[Improve Your Sewing with 4 Specialized Measuring Tools]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:41:18 -0500 Quick Tips for Sewing Under the Gun Posted by smcfarland
The steps I take to set up for speedy sewing ]]>
<![CDATA[Reader Tip: Nail Polish Makes Notions Match]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:36:34 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:45:24 -0500 Celebrate National Tape Measure Day on July 14 Posted by smcfarland
Enjoy another July holiday, this one to appreciate a worthy measuring tool ]]>
<![CDATA[Video - Wing Needles 101]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:36:50 -0500 Video - Wing Needles 101 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In this video, learn everything there is to know about wing needles. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 15:19:04 -0500 Video - Essential Tools: Machine Needles Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Judith Neukam walks you through sewing machine needle anatomy and how to read the needle packaging. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Pins]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:50:38 -0500 Video - Essential Tools: Pins Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Before you purchase pins, learn about the different types and their best uses. ]]>
<![CDATA[Q&A: How a Walking Foot Works]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 12:38:36 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Round-up: Sewing Books With Patterns Included]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 13:08:22 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video - Essential Tools: Measuring Tapes]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 13:41:49 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Heat Activated Button Thread]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:07:04 -0500 Notions: Heat Activated Button Thread Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Never fear that your buttons will fall off with this thread. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Chrome Professional Grade Needles]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:07:01 -0500 Notions: Chrome Professional Grade Needles Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A good needle goes a long way. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Single Fold and Press Hem Guide Set]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:06:45 -0500 Notions: Single Fold and Press Hem Guide Set Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This set contains everything you need for even hems. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Clover Mini Wonder Clips]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:06:25 -0500 Notions: Clover Mini Wonder Clips Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These clips can be used for any number of things, and come in multiple colors. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Fashion 150]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:06:22 -0500 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. ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Using a Bias Tape Maker]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:57:42 -0500 Video: Using a Bias Tape Maker Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how easy it is to make custom bias tape with this handy tool. ]]>
<![CDATA[Q&A: Travel Sewing Machine]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:26 -0500 Q&A: Travel Sewing Machine Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Susan Khalje offers some thoughts on taking a sewing machine on an airplane. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Sewline Scissors Set]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:25 -0500 Notions: Sewline Scissors Set Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This set comes with scissors of two sizes that cut with ease. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Wrist Ruler]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:23 -0500 Notions: Wrist Ruler Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Keep your ruler close at hand with this nifty product. ]]>
<![CDATA[Notions: Easy Grasp Pins]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:19 -0500 Notions: Easy Grasp Pins Posted by ThreadsMagazine
There are no easier pins to get a grip on than these pins from Dritz. ]]>