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Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014

Half-scale Design Competition for ASE 2014

Enter "Fashion Icons through the Ages," Joi Mahon's 1/2-scale Design Challenge--there's still time!

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Video: How to Sew a Figure-eight Stitch

Video: How to Sew a Figure-eight Stitch

Watch this video demonstration of how to sew a figure-eight stitch using techniques by Claire Shaeffer.

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Sew an Easy Tyvek Bag (Includes Free Pattern)!

Sew an Easy Tyvek Bag (Includes Free Pattern)!

Make a fun and fully recyclable handbag with a geometric print in this web extra from Threads #173 (June/July 2014).

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Apply Elastics to Your Garments

Apply Elastics to Your Garments

Bind an edge and create a stay tape with these stretchy bands.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 13: Finale

Under the Gunn, Episode 13: "Finale"

Find out who won the first season!

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How to Trim a Neckline Like Yves Saint Laurent

How to Trim a Neckline Like Yves Saint Laurent

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In this excerpt from "Homage to Yves Saint Laurent," Designer Techniques Vol. 1, Claire Shaeffer shows you how to trim a neckline using a technique from the world-renowned designer.

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New Look Pattern Review: 2014

New Look Pattern Review: 2014

Check out new looks for this spring! This roundup of New Look spring patterns features comfortable maxi dresses, peplum jackets ideal for work, Easter dresses for little girls, and stylish drawstring bottoms.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 12: Superhero Fashion

Under the Gunn, Episode 12: "Superhero Fashion"

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See which designers made it to the finale.

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Chat with Couture Expert Susan Khalje

Chat with Couture Expert Susan Khalje

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.

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How to Create Echo Stitching

How to Create Echo Stitching

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Lately, I have been finding echo stitching on numerous designer garments. I've seen it on collars, cuffs, and on front plackets. Learn how to add this stitching for a designer look.

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SewStylish Featured Giveaway!

SewStylish Featured Giveaway!

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You could win two awesome books that were both featured in the latest SewStylish magazine!

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Magazine Giveaway: Designer Techniques Vol. 2

Magazine Giveaway: "Designer Techniques Vol. 2"

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Don't miss the new special issue of "Designer Techniques", and learn how you could win a copy.

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Schmetz Launches Needle App

Schmetz Launches Needle App

Learn what Schmetz's new app and needle color-coding system has in store.

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Unconventional Color Palette for Spring 2014

Unconventional Color Palette for Spring 2014

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Spring's color palette revolves around a modern blend of pastels, soft neutrals, and bold hues.

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Under the Gunn, Episode 11: The Benefit of Fashion

Under the Gunn, Episode 11: "The Benefit of Fashion"

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The remaining five designers sew outfits for real women.

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Second Annual National Serger Month Celebration and Giveaway

Second Annual National Serger Month Celebration and Giveaway

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April is National Serger Month. Comment for a chance to win a copy of our "Serger Techniques" DVD.

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How to Support a Dramatic Sleeve Cap

How to Support a Dramatic Sleeve Cap

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When it comes to adding support to sleeve caps, you have a variety of options: standard, shaped, extended shoulder pads, and all manner of sleeve heads. In this case, we needed something different; we needed a little internal support.

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The Winner of the Super Sewing Giveaway is...

The Winner of the Super Sewing Giveaway is...

Congratulations to the winner of these awesome sewing books!

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Under the Gunn, Episode 10: Crossing Teams

Under the Gunn, Episode 10: "Crossing Teams"

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See how Asha and Natalia fared in their first team challenge.

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Make a Mary Poppins-Style Carpetbag: Part 2

Make a Mary Poppins-Style Carpetbag: Part 2

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We're now ready to finish this colorful carpetbag! I'll show you how to add the lining, frame, and handles.

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