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How to Sew Lace Seams

How to Sew Lace Seams

Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn two ways of sewing nearly invisible seams in sheer lace fabric.

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Web Extra: Adapt the Removable Button-Strip Technique

Web Extra: Adapt the Removable Button-Strip Technique

Learn how to adapt Bill Voetberg's removable button-strip technique for a standard button-front shirt with a separate placket and facings.

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Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops

Zipper Basics: Sliders and Stops

This information is essential for anyone who wants to be sure they're approaching zippers the right way.

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Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique

Embellish Panties with Shadow Applique

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Learn to apply this pretty lace detail in three easy steps.

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Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion

Designer Secrets: Off-Seam Insertion

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If you've ever needed to insert a zipper into a garment at a seamless spot, this simple technique is the solution.

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Apply Hemstitching to a Garment

Apply Hemstitching to a Garment

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Applying a hemstitched design to a garment takes a little forethought and planning, but it's not difficult.

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Video: How to Sew and Install a Sleeve Head

Video: How to Sew and Install a Sleeve Head

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Check out this simple and quick way of sewing and adding a sleeve head to any jacket. Watch the video now.

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Video: How to Sew a Welt Opening

Video: How to Sew a Welt Opening

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Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video tutorial to learn how sew a welt opening on a patch pocket.

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How to Reset Sleeves for a Better Fit

How to Reset Sleeves for a Better Fit

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This technique is a very useful one to have available when altering a garment.

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4 Steps to Tiny Bias Tubes

4 Steps to Tiny Bias Tubes

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Learn how to make perfect bias tubes, a very handy technique for embellishment and for garment structure.

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Ideas for Attaching Fagoted Rouleau

Ideas for Attaching Fagoted Rouleau

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Bias tubes and fagoting create beautiful trims and medallions.

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How to Match Plaid on a Curved-edge Lapel

How to Match Plaid on a Curved-edge Lapel

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Apply this technique to both jacket lapels. Be sure to fold under or remove the seam allowances first. 1 Choose a vertical bar for the lapel's outer edge. Manipulate the cut fabric to make the bar...

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Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner

Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner

Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Helena Stefanowitz.

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Make It With Wool 2014 Mohair Award Winner

Make It With Wool 2014 Mohair Award Winner

Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Jordan Newhouse.

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Make It With Wool 2014 First Place Junior Winner

Make It With Wool 2014 First Place Junior Winner

Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Renata Goossen.

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Make It With Wool 2014 National Adult Winner

Make It With Wool 2014 National Adult Winner

Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Gail Altekruse.

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Make It With Wool 2014 Outstanding Needlework Award Winner

Make It With Wool 2014 Outstanding Needlework Award Winner

Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Hannah Higginbotham.

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Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner

Make It With Wool 2014 Fashion/Apparel Design Co-Winner

Get inspired by one of the national winners of Make It With Wool 2014, Erin Lyon Seidl.

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Sew a Narrow Hem by Machine

Sew a Narrow Hem by Machine

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Pamela Leggett's favorite technique for finishing tricky fabric edges.

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How to Align Stripes Across a Seam

How to Align Stripes Across a Seam

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Strategies to match lines across seams.

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