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Tip: Close an Opening Easily

Tip: Close an Opening Easily

No longer will you struggle when sewing an opening closed on a project that you turn right side out.

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How to Match Plaid Across a Seam

How to Match Plaid Across a Seam

No-fail techniques for precise matching.

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4 Steps to Tiny Bias Tubes

4 Steps to Tiny Bias Tubes

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

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Make an Airy Rouleau Embellishment

Make an Airy Rouleau Embellishment

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

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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Video: How to Make Thread Bars and Chains

Video: How to Make Thread Bars and Chains

Watch to learn how to make thread bars and chains. These delicacies detain wayaward straps, linings and more.

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Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project

Tailoring with Felted Wool: The Bark Coat Project

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I was recently given a quantity of very high-grade wool felt. This is what I chose to make from it.

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Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge

Enter the 2014 Fancy Fabrics Challenge

Enter your fanciest garments for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Britex Fabrics.

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Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: Luck be a Lady

Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 6: "Luck be a Lady"

A fashion gamble determines this week's challenge.

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Designer Joi Hosts a Sewing Holiday

Designer Joi Hosts a Sewing Holiday

Join Joi Mahon, a.k.a. Designer Joi, for a mini sewing conference and expo in Sioux City, Iowa.

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Video: Kenneth D. Kings Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 4

Video: Kenneth D. King's Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 4

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Follow along as Kenneth D. King shares the contents of his personal sewing tool kit in the final installment of this four-part series.

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SewStylishs Party Dresses Issue is Here!

SewStylish's Party Dresses Issue is Here!

See what's inside this exciting new issue.

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Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: Designing for the Duchess

Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 5: "Designing for the Duchess"

The designers take the trip of a lifetime and have the chance to dress a royal.

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All New Patterns & DVDs from Louise Cutting!

All New Patterns & DVDs from Louise Cutting!

Check out these new patterns and a special DVD bundle from Louise Cutting!

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Video: Kenneth D. Kings Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 3

Video: Kenneth D. King's Essential Sewing Tool Kit, Part 3

See what Kenneth's must-have notions are, and find out how he customizes his tools.

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The Winner of the Huge Handbags Giveaway is...

The Winner of the Huge Handbags Giveaway is...

Congratulations to this lucky winner!

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17  Ways of Getting the Most Out of Your Sewing Machine

17 Ways of Getting the Most Out of Your Sewing Machine

This slideshow compiles many useful pieces of advice for operating a sewing machine.

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Become a Published Threads Author

Become a Published Threads Author

Find out how you can submit your techniques and ideas to be featured in Threads magazine.

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Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 3: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Project Runway All Stars Season 4, Episode 3: "Something Wicked This Way Comes"

Costuming skills are put to the test with this Broadway musical challenge.

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A Community Dedicated to Plus-Size Sewers

A Community Dedicated to Plus-Size Sewers

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The Curvy Sewing Collective is on a mission to raise the visibility of plus-size and curve-endowed sewers in the sewing community, while celebrating the confidence sewing can give curvy women.

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