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Project Runway Junior: Episode 4, A Very Special Guest

Project Runway Junior: Episode 4, "A Very Special Guest"

FLOTUS challenges the designers to create a look for the modern girl-on-the-go, to promote education for girls

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Project Runway: Junior: Episode 2, An Unconventional Car Wash

Project Runway: Junior: Episode 2, "An Unconventional Car Wash"

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The results are impressive when the designers tackle their first unconventional materials challenge.

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How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 1

How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 1

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This is the first in a three-part blog series documenting how I made a Gladstone bag out of Fortuny fabric, from a vintage model.

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[Closed] 2015 Threads Halloween Costume Contest Sponsored by OttLite

[Closed] 2015 Threads Halloween Costume Contest Sponsored by OttLite

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Enter your home-sewn costumes into our Halloween costume gallery, and you could win a prize package worth more than $300 from OttLite and Threads. Hurry, contest ends November 3!

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9 Easy-to-Sew Totes, Purses, and Handbags

9 Easy-to-Sew Totes, Purses, and Handbags

Find the perfect bag for you in this collection of nine tutorials.

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DIY Project: Falling Leaves Necklace

DIY Project: Falling Leaves Necklace

Learn how turn fabric scraps into a statement accessory.

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The Loden Coat Sleeve, Part 2

The Loden Coat Sleeve, Part 2

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Now that we have the pattern pieces for the loden coat sleeve, it's time to construct it.

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How to Make a Cowl Scarf

How to Make a Cowl Scarf

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This easy-to-sew, bias-cut scarf always drapes beautifully.

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Fall Fashion Forecast Extra: the Midi Skirt

Fall Fashion Forecast Extra: the Midi Skirt

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The midi skirt was a notable element on fall/winter 2015-16 fashion runways and is a key player in the Modern 1970s trend that dominates the season's styles.

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Project Runway, Season 14, Episode 2: Its All in the Cards

Project Runway, Season 14, Episode 2: "It's All in the Cards"

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The second episode in Project Runway's 14th season proved to be unconventional for the designers.  

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Project Runway, Season 14, Episode 1: Mad Dash Mayhem

Project Runway, Season 14, Episode 1: "Mad Dash Mayhem"

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Project Runway's 14th season starts with kinder, gentler mayhem.

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The Loden Coat Sleeve, Part 1

The Loden Coat Sleeve, Part 1

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This shoulder detail on the loden coat has always intrigued me, so I decided to figure out how to create it.

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Tailoring with Felted Wool, Part 4: The Felted Bark Coat is Finished

Tailoring with Felted Wool, Part 4: The Felted "Bark" Coat is Finished

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After installing the sleeves, lining, and closures, we have a spiffy coat. Read more to find out how I completed my tailored felted wool coat.

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Book Giveaway: Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers - Menswear

Book Giveaway: Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers - Menswear

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One winner will receive this one-of-a-kind guide for menswear pattern making.

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The Fortuny Legacy

The Fortuny Legacy

A century of luxury textiles from Venice to Manhattan.

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Rub Off a Pattern from Pants with Darts

Rub Off a Pattern from Pants with Darts

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How to copy a garment that’s shaped with darts—it’s quick, easy, and accurate.

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Upcoming Sewing Contests: Challenge Yourself to Sew!

Upcoming Sewing Contests: Challenge Yourself to Sew!

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These sewing contests are fun, inspiring, and guaranteed to improve your skills.

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Dont Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge

Don't Miss Your Chance to Enter the 2015 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge

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.

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Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my!

Tiaras and Jewelry and Hats--Oh my!

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Western Costume, the source of Threads' featured back cover garments, houses a unique collection of clothes, costumes, and to-die-for accessories.

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Simplicity Pattern 1168 Giveaway

Simplicity Pattern 1168 Giveaway

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Two lucky Threads online users will win Simplicity's 1168 pattern. Read more to find out how you could win.

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