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Machine Sewn Garments

Machine Sewn Garments

This cotton dress was a vintage look when boarders were popular. I used pearlized snaps for the front closure. The 2 chest pockets were accented with lace as well as the hem. The shoulders were...

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Apron Tea Dress

Apron Tea Dress

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This knit dress is made for plus size or "curvy" women. It is a lightweight Spring garment that is comfortable and very feminine.

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Ruffled Tunic

Ruffled Tunic

This ruffled tunic is higher in front than in back, and has a square neckline. Size 18.

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Summer Duster

Summer Duster

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I designed this very light garment for southwest weather. It is a size 18.

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Asymmetric Tea Dress

Asymmetric Tea Dress

This is an original hand-drawn pattern for an asymmetric tea dress. It is made especially for plus-size or "curvy" women.

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1950s Inspired Evening Dress

1950's Inspired Evening Dress

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This is an upcycled dress made from an Indian Bridal Outfit and Scarf. The dress is inspired by the 1950's evening wear style, and is made from silk dupioni and plain silk. It has a fitted bodice...

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The 2015 Met Gala Red Carpet

The 2015 Met Gala Red Carpet

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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.

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Designer Update: Mimi Prober Earns Widespread Recognition for Her Lace Creations

Designer Update: Mimi Prober Earns Widespread Recognition for Her Lace Creations

Mimi Prober, whom you remember from "Saving Lace," featured on the cover and inside Threads #166 (April/May 2013), is enjoying greater success. Read more for the inside scoop.

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21 Days 21 Dresses: The Sewing Project by Melissa Caringer

21 Days 21 Dresses: The Sewing Project by Melissa Caringer

Winter in Milwaukee is lonnnnng. Here's one way to deal. From Feb. 14 to Mar. 6, 2015, I'm sewing 21 dresses in 21 days and blogging about it here: http://21days21dresses.tumblr.com/ Here are the...

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Redfield Design

Redfield Design

This is a one piece jacket corset I created for a fashion show (I am an alternative fashion designer, so I make a lot of weird things). All of the sliver you see in applique that I applied with...

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Tribute to Koos Van Den Akker

Tribute to Koos Van Den Akker

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Linda Chang Teufel, founder of Dragon Threads publishing, pays tribute to designer Koos van den Akker.

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Wedding Smoking Jacket

Wedding Smoking Jacket

A classmate of mine from Savannah College of Art and Design invited me to her wedding in San Diego so ofcourse I had to make something to wear. Her colors scheme was greys, nudes and blushes so I...

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Get Inspired with Fashions from 72nd Annual Golden Globes!

Get Inspired with Fashions from 72nd Annual Golden Globes!

Take a look at the hottest trends from the 2015 Golden Globes Award Show to get inspired with your future sewing creations.

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Original Designed Courture Dress

Original Designed Courture Dress

This is a dress that I designed.  The top is Guipure Lace purchased at B&J in New York.  The skirt is embroidered chiffon with velvet accents, purchased at Jensen & Jensen in Paris.  The entire...

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Coronation Elsa

Coronation Elsa

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Coronation elsa Frozen costume. Everything was hand made but the crown. Skirt, bodice, shirt, cape and shoes were all hand painted by me. It also has gloves but unfortunately she was hot and took...

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Book Giveaway and Free Pattern Downloads: The Magic Pattern Book

Book Giveaway and Free Pattern Downloads: "The Magic Pattern Book"

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Get a behind-the-scenes look at Amy Barickman's newest book and enter for your chance to win a free copy.

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Remembering Oscar de la Renta

Remembering Oscar de la Renta

We pay tribute to legendary designer Oscar de la Renta, who passed away at 82

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washable fabric picture frame sewing pattern

washable fabric picture frame sewing pattern

6 sizes of washable, fabric photo frames, tabletop, with pockets on the back for removable easel back & strut leg board, ribbon connecting strut leg pocket to back panel, pocket for photo and sheet...

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Hot Pink and Black Houndstooth Maxi Wrap Dress

Hot Pink and Black Houndstooth Maxi Wrap Dress

My DIY Maxi Wrap dress was made using Vogue pattern V8379.  I purchased the fabric for $7.99/yard with 4 yards.  I added 22" to the bottom hem of the dress pattern.  I maintained the fullness of...

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Chanel Meets Ralph Lauren

Chanel Meets Ralph Lauren

This wonderful woven fabric reminds me of a Chanel Suit. I made an A-Line skirt lined with the same fabric as the top. Beautiful fall work outfit.  The blouse is a rayon and the print reminds me of...

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