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Pattern Review: Vogue 9209 Skirt

Pattern Review: Vogue 9209 Skirt

A slimming, straight wrap skirt is a work wardrobe staple. The design comes in three lengths: above the knee, just below the knee, and midcalf.

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Pattern Review: Thread Theory Goldstream Peacoat

Pattern Review: Thread Theory Goldstream Peacoat

This is a great take on the traditional double-breasted peacoat, with two options for fit and details. There is a classic, fitted shape with front vertical darts, epaulets, lined patch pockets with flaps, and sleeve tabs.

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Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Lupin Jacket

Pattern Review: Deer and Doe Lupin Jacket

This blouson-style cropped jacket has an 18-inch center-back length and is fully lined. It has wide-sweeping lapels, front princess seams, vertical welt pockets, optional shoulder epaulets, a back yoke, a set-in waistband, and sleeves gathered into narrow cuffs.

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Join the SewStylish Sew-along!

Join the SewStylish Sew-along!

Follow along as we sew Simplicity SewStylish 8328 with you.

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Video: Finish a Lapped Zipper at the Neckline

Video: Finish a Lapped Zipper at the Neckline

For best results when sewing a lapped zipper, it helps to see a pro's approach.

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Video: One Dot Pocket Placement and Application

Video: One Dot Pocket Placement and Application

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Add pockets with precision and ease using the "one-dot" method.

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Cinch a Dress with an Elastic Waist

Cinch a Dress with an Elastic Waist

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Breathe new life into an ill-fitting garment by taking in the waist.

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18 Free Sewing Patterns

18 Free Sewing Patterns

If you’re looking for inspiration or need new project ideas, here are 11 free patterns to help jump start your sewing.

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Sew an Elegant Couture Skirt with Susan Khalje

Sew an Elegant Couture Skirt with Susan Khalje

Threads and Craftsy present a new online class taught by couture expert Susan Khalje.

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Video: Trim Facings for a Better Fit on Sleeveless Garments

Video: Trim Facings for a Better Fit on Sleeveless Garments

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Facings don't have to add bulk to sleeveless garments. Find out how to keep a garment nice and light in this video.

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The Lost Art of Piecing: Three Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Fabric

The Lost Art of Piecing: Three Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Fabric

Creative solutions for making patterns work with less fabric.

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Two Easy Methods for Adding Flare to a Skirt

Two Easy Methods for Adding Flare to a Skirt

Full, fuller, fullest—draft custom skirts with these two easy-to-follow techniques.

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A Treasure Trove of Vintage Fashion

A Treasure Trove of Vintage Fashion

Explore Syracuse University’s inspiring costume collection.

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Threads #189: Check Out Our Latest Issue

Threads #189: Check Out Our Latest Issue

Here's what you can expect to find in the March 2017 issue of THREADS.

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Pattern Review: Vogue 1500 Dress

Pattern Review: Vogue 1500 Dress

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This close-fitting Anne Klein dress design has a jewel neckline, a buttoned center front, extended cap sleeves, skirt pockets with flaps, and flaps for mock chest pockets, and a self-fabric belt with a covered buckle.

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Pattern Review: McCalls 7262

Pattern Review: McCall's 7262

This set of relaxed toppers offers options to keep you cozy on chilly days. One is a knee-length, wrap-front, sweaterlike coat with long sleeves.

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Pattern Review: Jasper Sweater/Dress

Pattern Review: Jasper Sweater/Dress

Enjoy an on-trend slim-fitting pullover in a top or dress length. It features a choice of a shaped three-piece hood or a cowl-like draped collar with a buttoned tab to cinch it.

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Pattern Review: Tilly and the Buttons Orla Blouse

Pattern Review: Tilly and the Buttons Orla Blouse

A body-skimming pull-over blouse abounds with feminine details. It features French darts; a curved, faced hem, and the option of a modern scalloped collar.

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Video: Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator

Video: Free-Motion Sewing with a Stitch Regulator

Watch to learn how a stitch regulator can help create even free-motion stitching.

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Video: How to Sew and Finish an Invisible Zipper

Video: How to Sew and Finish an Invisible Zipper

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Invisible zippers provide the convenience of zippers without interrupting the flow of your garment. Learn how to sew them, even in fabrics with prints.

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