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craft interests: fashion, sewing
Member Since: 03/29/2011
Learn all about Claire Shaeffer's vintage sewing tool collection in the fourth installment of our exclusive interview.
Get to know Threads author and couture expert Claire Shaeffer in the third installment of this exclusive interview.
Browse through the five semifinalists and cast your vote!
Propel your sewing to the next level with these 11 couture techniques from the experts.
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. EST, May 29, for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores.
This collection of techniques and tips will guide your next hand- or machine-worked embroidery project.
Browse through some of The Threads' staff favorite looks from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in New York City on Monday, May 4.
Watch the second installment of this exclusive, Insider-only interview with couture expert Claire Shaffer.
Threads Executive Editor Judith Neukam sits down with couture expert and author Claire Shaeffer in a fascinating and in-depth, Insider-only interview.
Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn two ways of sewing nearly invisible seams in sheer lace fabric.
Here is a roundup of the latest Threads DVDs. These videos cover topics ranging from tailoring to fitting techniques. There is sure to be one perfect for your needs.
Log on to Threads Facebook page from 4 to 5 p.m. EST on Thursday, April 30 to get your serging questions answered.
Learn how to use a simple, hand-sewn stitch to make bold topstitching.
Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn which measurements to take and how to take them.
Knowing all the steps to properly mark your measurements is a crucial part of the fitting process. Learn more in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5.
We're celebrating the third annual National Serger Month with an exciting giveaway. Enter for a chance to win one copy of "Serger Techniques" and "Fashion Serge" DVDs.
Watch this animation to learn how a sewing machine lockstitch is made.
Find out who the three lucky winners are.
Watch the second installment of this exclusive, Insider-only interview with fitting expert Sarah Veblen.
Here's a sneak peek at what you expect to find in the April/May 2015 issue of Threads. You can also enter to win a copy!
Take a look at some of the glamorous gowns that walked the red carpet during the 2015 Oscars. Which gowns made your best and worst dressed list?
Join the Threads Oscars Twitter party Sunday, February 22, beginning at 4 p.m. PST/7 p.m. EST. We'll be discussing red carpet fashions and more. Don't forget to use the hashtag #ThreadsRedCarpet
Download this free pattern courtesy of quilting expert Joan Ford.
Check out this simple and quick way of sewing and adding a sleeve head to any jacket. Watch the video now.
Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video tutorial to learn how sew a welt opening on a patch pocket.
The votes are in. Find out whose elaborate garment won the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge.
Enter your fanciest garments for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Britex Fabrics. Hurry, contest closes at 11:59 p.m. EST, January 16, 2015!
Follow along as Kenneth D. King shares the contents of his personal sewing tool kit in the final installment of this four-part series.
Don't miss your chance to get your sewing questions answered by serging expert and sewing instructor Pamela Leggett.
The winner of our annual Halloween contest is revealed.
Take a look at the Association of Sewing and Design Professionals Fashion Show, the Threads Challenge, and the Lifetime Achievement Award Ceremony.
Three new teen contestants battle it out for a prize package worth more than $25,000 that could help jump start their careers as designers.
The semifinalists have been chosen. Vote for your favorite!
Three young and innovative designers go thread-to-thread for a chance to win a prize package worth more than $25,000. Read our recap to find out who took top honors this week.
See whose design was voted as the winner!
Threads will participate in the first ever, all-day, online DIY event. Learn about The Sewing Party, the Threads virtual booth, and enter for your chance to win a ticket. [Giveaway is now closed]
Find out which teen fashion designer walked away with a win in the second challenge. Read the recap now and let us know what you think!
Find out how Angela Wolf’s pattern collection came about in the second installment of this exclusive, three-part interview.
Enter your home-sewn costumes into our Halloween costume gallery, and you could win big with McCall's and Threads!
The 2014 SewStylish Fall Fashion Challenge semifinalists have been chosen. Cast your vote today to choose the winner.
We recap the first episode of "Project Runway: Threads," a sewing competition showcasing some incredibly talented young fashion designers.
Threads Insiders get the very first look at the December 2014/January 2015 issue of Threads magazine. Subscribers will be receiving their print copies soon, but be the first to check out what's inside this new issue.
We pay tribute to legendary designer Oscar de la Renta, who passed away at 82
Don't miss your chance to have your sewing questions answered by the experts.
Find out if you've won tickets to the Association of Sewing and Design Professional's 2014 Fashion Show.
There's only one week left to enter! Share your fall-inspired garments that you've sewn for a chance to win a fabulous prize package from Coats Crafts and Threads. Contest ends October 13, 2014.
You and a friend could attend the Association of Sewing and Design Professionals' Fashion Show held during the 21st Annual Educational Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Find out how!
Chat with sewing expert Louise Cutting, and be entered in a DVD giveaway! You may win a copy of Louise's all-new video, "Quick-to-Sew Pants."
Check out ten of our most pinned techniques on Pinterest.
It's Sew Easy episode 512 features expert techniques by couture expert Susan Khalje and pattern designer Angela Wolf.
Share what you plan to sew in September for a chance to win a one-year subscription to Threads. There will be three winners.
Learn how you could win a $100 cash coupon to Go-Organize.com!
Project Runway is back with an all-new season, dubbed “Lucky season thirteen” by Tim Gunn. Read our recap now to learn about the designers, challenge, and see the runway looks.
Find out when Threads contributing editors will be available to take your sewing questions.
The June 2014 Expert Chat schedule is now available. Find out when Threads contributing editors will be available to take your questions.
Discover which semifinalist will take home a Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 25 embroidery and sewing machine and Gorgeous Fabrics gift card.
We're giving away five copies of this fabulous book. Find out how you could be one of the five lucky winners.
Go-Organize.com offers a variety of Craft Storage Cubes with doors, drawers and shelves that help you keep your supplies organized and your storage looking neat and tidy in-between projects.
The 2014 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge finalists have been chosen! Cast your vote today to choose the winner of a prize package worth $2,399.
Here is the Expert Chat line up for May 2014. There will be three Q&A live chat sessions this month. Be sure to mark your calendars.
Don't miss our handy reference guide on tablets, "Threads Classic Garment Sewing Skills"
You asked for it, and we've delivered. Threads is available now for Android tablets and phones!
Visit ThreadsMagazine.com from 7 to 8 p.m. on April 30 to get your sewing questions answered by contributing editor and sewing expert Louise Cutting.
Visit the THREADS Facebook page from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 23 for an hour-long chat with sewing expert Mary Ray.
Log on to Threads' Facebook page from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. ET on Monday, April 14, for a Q&A with couture expert Susan Khalje.
Visit Threads on Facebook from 3 to 4 p.m. ET on March 19 for a Q&A on fabric selection and advice.
Share your spring-inspired garments by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 18 for a chance to win a Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 25 embroidery and sewing machine and $100 gift card to Gorgeous Fabrics!
Binding the edges of sheer fabrics is easier than you think with our fast technique.
Sewing expert Angela Wolf and Threads Executive Editor Judith Neukam share two quick tips on making adjustments to ready-to-wear pants for a custom fit.
The votes are in. Find out whose elaborate garment won this years Fancy Fabrics Challenge.
The 5 finalists have been chosen, and now its time for you to vote!
Angela Wolf shares three quick tips for sewing with faux leather fabrics.
Watch as Susan Khalje shares couture construction and finishing techniques for sewing waistbands.
Watch this video and learn how to fold, sew, and press tucks.
Designer Angela Wolf shares a few tips on how to adjust shoulders to achieve a better-fitting sleeve.
Preview and watch past seasons of Teach Yourself to Sew.
Watch as Threads contributing editor Kenneth D. King walks you through a lesson on creating elegant curved tucks.
The winners of our annual Halloween contest are revealed.
We want to see your fanciest garments made from the fanciest fabrics. Enter for your chance to win great prizes from Madeira and Britex Fabrics.
Visit our Facebook page from 3 to 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, December 5 for a Q&A on fashion and pattern design.
Vote for your favorite costumes now!
Sewing expert Angela Wolf shares some tips for adding bust darts.
Watch as fashion sewing blogger Sunni Standing shares a quick tip.
Threads Associate Editor Stephani Miller walks you through the basic principles of draping a skirt.
There's still time to enter the 2013 Threads Halloween Costume Contest! Don't miss your chance to win fabulous prizes from Threads.
Project Runway All Stars season 3 premieres tonight at 9pm ET/PT with Actress Alyssa Milano as it’s host.
Fashion sewing blogger Sunni Standing shows you how to tie a quilters knot.
See whose design was voted as the winner!
Sewing expert Angela Wolf answers your questions on adding elastic to swimwear and lingerie items.
Meet the new Editor of Threads magazine and ThreadsMagazine.com, Sarah McFarland.
Watch as Threads Editor Sarah McFarland shows you how to transform a basic straight skirt pattern into a beautiful embellished skirt.
The five finalists have been chosen and its your turn to vote for your favorite design!
Threads author and pattern designer Angela Wolf responds to your sewing questions.
Don't miss your chance to win fabulous prizes from Janome and Threads
Official rules for the Teach Yourself to Sew Giveaway sponsored by Janome America, Inc. and Threads magazine.
Enter your handmade costumes into our Halloween costume gallery and you could be one of four winners to take home a Threads prize pack!
Share your handmade jackets and coats for a chance to win a Juki MO-654DE Serger.
Log on to Threads Facebook page from 3 to 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, September 12 for a Q&A on sergers and serging!
Find out how you could win a copy of this fabulous DVD workshop!
Find out who the winner of the Oliso Pro Smart Iron giveway is!
Learn how to bead a beautiful motif using a freezer paper template with this Threads Essential Techniques video from Threads #169.
See which finalist has won the WAWAK Sewing Supplies prize pack.
Watch and learn a simplified method for creating marbled fabric.
The top 5 picks have been chosen. Now it's your turn to vote!
Watch as fashion designer and patternmaker Angela Wolf shows you how to add a nonstretch waistband to your favorite pair of jeans.
If you have a question for Threads author Angela Wolf, we want to hear from you!
Find out what new projects we've been busy working on for Teach Yourself to Sew.
Logon to Threads Facebook page from 2-3 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 5 and get your questions answered!
The Threads Insider Anniversary celebration continues with more giveaways!
Don't miss your chance to win a prize pack worth more than $700 from WAWAK Sewing Supplies.
We're celebrating the one-year anniversary of Threads Insider with some fabulous giveaways!
Watch as Threads former Editor Deana Tierney May demonstrates how to create reversible chair covers in this episode of It's Sew Easy.
We're celebrating the one-year anniversary of our online membership with some fabulous giveaways!
Enter each month until June for a chance to win machines from Simplicity!
Susan Lazear shows you how to take four different body measurements using a variety of tools.
Learn how to sew a blind hem on both, standard and industrial sewing machines.
The winner will receive the BERNINA Swiss Sew Essential tool and Volumes 1-5 of Threads Industry Insider Techniques.
What will you make to celebrate National Serger Month?
Log on to the Threads' Facebook page from 2-3 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 10 for a live chat with Claire Shaeffer!
Logon to Threads' Facebook page from 2-3 p.m. EST on Friday, March 29 and get your fitting questions answered!
Our new DVD series, Smart Fitting with Kenneth D. King, is now available in our online store!
French seams work best on sheer, lightweight fabrics. The narrower you make them, the more professional they look. Learn how to sew a a French seam with this quick video tutorial.
Learn how to serge seam allowances with this quick video tutorial.
Create a Pinterest pinboard of your WeAllSew.com Spring sewing project and you could win a prize package worth over $200!
This finish works best on firmly woven, lightweight fabrics such as cotton broadcloth and silk charmeuse. Learn how to sew a stitch and pink seam finish with this video tutorial.
Enter your homemade projects for a chance to win books and DVDs worth over $200. Hurry--contest ends Friday, January 11!
Learn how to sew a stitch together seam allowances with this video tutorial.
This method works well with lightweight fabrics that do not fray much. Learn how to sew single-fold clean finish seam with this video tutorial.
If you're looking for last minute holiday gift, we've got just the thing for you.
Discover your personality style and download patterns for edgy, exotic, romantic, and business sewing projects.
The winner of our annual Halloween contest is revealed.
You can now own every issue of Threads up to #164 on one easily-searchable disc with the 2012 Threads Archive DVD.
The 5 finalists have been chosen and now its time for you to vote for your favorite!
Enter your handmade costumes into our contest gallery for your chance to win the MO-654DE Serger from Juki!
Quick Stuff to Sew (Winter 2012) is now available on newstands and on the iPad!
Threads Editor Deana Tierney May is this month's Thrift Store Runway contest guest judge!
The top 5 finalists are in and its time to cast your vote!
The 3rd season of our beginner sewing series is now available in our online store.
See how a group of sewing bloggers helped the famous fabric store launch its sewing network.
Are you exotic, romantic, edgy or all business? Share your garments inspired by the Bernette by BERNINA "My World" Styles and you could win big!
See who won this fabulous book!
Find out how you can win a copy of The Colette Sewing Handbook.
Find out who won our Fashion by Design book giveaway!
Find out how you could win this great new book by Janice Greenberg Ellinwood.
Create an original garment inspired by your personal style and enter for a chance to win a bernette 25 sewing machine from BERNINA!
We're giving away not one, but two BERNINA Swag Bags worth over $50!
Polka Dot Obsession by Laura_Mae was picked as the winner of the 2012 SewStylish Summer Fashion Challenge.
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