Copyright (c) 2016 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 Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:12:48 -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[Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 06:30:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46126/video-how-to-thread-a-twin-needle http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46126/video-how-to-thread-a-twin-needle Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Learn how to set up your sewing machine to use a twin needle. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Custom Repair Kits]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2016 13:32:17 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46337/tip-custom-repair-kits http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46337/tip-custom-repair-kits Tip: Custom Repair Kits Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Create a unique repair kit for each new garment for quick, no-compromise fixes. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Video: How to Use a Tailor's Board]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2016 06:35:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46121/video-how-to-use-a-tailors-board http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46121/video-how-to-use-a-tailors-board Video: How to Use a Tailor's Board Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Many professionals use a tailor's board to achieve crisp, well-pressed garments. Learn the various ways to use this specialized tool for better pressing. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tools for Better Pressing]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2015 11:19:33 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46263/tools-for-better-pressing http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/46263/tools-for-better-pressing Tools for Better Pressing Posted by ThreadsMagazine
From basic to advanced, a range of tools for high-quality results. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Add Variety to your Projects with These Six Thread Types]]> Mon, 14 Dec 2015 07:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45906/add-variety-to-your-projects-with-these-six-thread-types http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45906/add-variety-to-your-projects-with-these-six-thread-types Add Variety to your Projects with These Six Thread Types Posted by dfinkle
Try fun options to take your sewing to the next level. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Great Gifts 2015]]> Sun, 13 Dec 2015 13:55:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45315/great-gifts-2015 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45315/great-gifts-2015 Great Gifts 2015 Posted by ThreadsMagazine
A wish list from our editors and authors. ]]>
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<![CDATA[How to Select the Perfect Dress Form]]> Tue, 10 Nov 2015 10:15:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45700/how-to-select-the-perfect-dress-form http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45700/how-to-select-the-perfect-dress-form How to Select the Perfect Dress Form Posted by dfinkle
Determine which features are most important for you. ]]>
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<![CDATA[More Great Gifts for Sewers]]> Fri, 16 Oct 2015 16:25:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45176/more-great-gifts-for-sewers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/45176/more-great-gifts-for-sewers More Great Gifts for Sewers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
In #182, Threads authors, editors, and staff members shared their sewing tools wish lists for this holiday season. While we were working on that issue, we had a few more ideas and thought we’d share them. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Upcycled "Tincushions"]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:10:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44563/tip-upcycled-tincushions http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44563/tip-upcycled-tincushions Tip: Upcycled Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Easily create cute pincushions from tuna cans to match your personal preferences. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Beginner's Embroidery Machine]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44565/notions-beginners-embroidery-machine http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44565/notions-beginners-embroidery-machine Notions: Beginner's Embroidery Machine Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This beginner-level embroidery machine is faster than any other in its price range. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Custom Cover Service for Closures]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44567/notions-custom-cover-service-for-closures http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/44567/notions-custom-cover-service-for-closures Notions: Custom Cover Service for Closures Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Order a bundle of buttons or buckles in a variety of styles and have them covered with your favorite fabric from your stash. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Ordinary Objects with Unexpected Sewing Uses]]> Fri, 19 Jun 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[Hong Kong Shopping Smarts]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43846/hong-kong-shopping-smarts http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43846/hong-kong-shopping-smarts Hong Kong Shopping Smarts Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This bustling city offers luscious textiles and plentiful notions. Discover some fascinating fabric shops and get tips from our expert. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: On-the-Go Sewing Case]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43871/notions-on-the-go-sewing-case http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43871/notions-on-the-go-sewing-case Notions: On-the-Go Sewing Case Posted by ThreadsMagazine
Make sure your notions stay where you want them with the no-residue sticky surface of this innovative sewing case. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Safety Pins for Sewers]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43879/notions-safety-pins-for-sewers http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43879/notions-safety-pins-for-sewers Notions: Safety Pins for Sewers Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These clever safety pins have a few tweaks that make them a sewer's dream come true. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Precision Cutter]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43882/notions-precision-cutter http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43882/notions-precision-cutter Notions: Precision Cutter Posted by ThreadsMagazine
The Janome Edge makes cutting paper and fabric designs a breeze. Great for paper crafting, quilting, embellishments, vinyl designs, and more. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Japanese Specialty Needles]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43885/notions-japanese-specialty-needles http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43885/notions-japanese-specialty-needles Notions: Japanese Specialty Needles Posted by ThreadsMagazine
These high-quality needles are available in a wide range of types and sizes. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Soft-Grip Rotary Cutter]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43887/notions-soft-grip-rotary-cutter http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43887/notions-soft-grip-rotary-cutter Notions: Soft-Grip Rotary Cutter Posted by ThreadsMagazine
This comfortable rotary cutter is loaded with features that ensure it can be used with the utmost convenience. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Notions: Fabric-Printing Book]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43889/notions-fabric-printing-book http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43889/notions-fabric-printing-book Notions: Fabric-Printing Book Posted by ThreadsMagazine
See what we thought about this book on fabric design production. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Tip: Portable Sewing Supply Station]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43894/tip-portable-sewing-supply-station http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/43894/tip-portable-sewing-supply-station Tip: Portable Sewing Supply Station Posted by ThreadsMagazine
For those of us without a dedicated sewing room, a toolbox on wheels is a great way to bring notions from room to room safely and conveniently. ]]>
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