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The Canvas Coatfront: How to Structure Jackets

The Canvas Coatfront: How to Structure Jackets

Build lasting structure into jackets with a classic tailoring method.

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How to Make a Peplum Jacket

How to Make a Peplum Jacket

Add this figure-flattering detail to your favorite jacket pattern.

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Sewing with Handwoven Fabrics

Sewing with Handwoven Fabrics

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Techniques to tame cloth from the loom.

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The Mesh Butterfly Challenge: Four Threads Editors Take on Mesh

The Mesh Butterfly Challenge: Four Threads Editors Take on Mesh

Presented with a surprise fabric, Threads’ contributing editors design four unique ensembles.

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Print-Matching Tucks: How to Align Patterns

Print-Matching Tucks: How to Align Patterns

A subtle construction detail demonstrates mastery of prints and folds.

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How to Create Tailored Trousers

How to Create Tailored Trousers

Add impeccable details with classic menswear techniques.

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Make a Bias Skirt

Make a Bias Skirt

Five fabrics come together to make a bias skirt perfect for summer.

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Make a Body Form of Yourself for a Perfect Fit

Make a Body Form of Yourself for a Perfect Fit

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Learn how to make a styrofoam copy of yourself.

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Installing an Exposed Zipper

Installing an Exposed Zipper

Get a refined finish with this clever method.

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How to Engineer a Striped Garment

How to Engineer a Striped Garment

Four different ways to construct a striped garment.

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Make your Dress Form Work for Multiple Figures

Make your Dress Form Work for Multiple Figures

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Sew removeable covers for a custom fitting dress form.

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A Sleeve Placket for Any Button-Front Shirt

A Sleeve Placket for Any Button-Front Shirt

The classic sleeve finish that most patterns don’t include.

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 Decorate Your Fabrics with Stenciling

Decorate Your Fabrics with Stenciling

Here's a simple way to print on fabric and clothing.

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How to Bead on Leather

How to Bead on Leather

The magical effect of stitching multicolored bits of glass!

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How to Make a Winged Skirt

How to Make a Winged Skirt

Skirts with wrap-around extensions offer quick, easy-to-make elegance, practicality, and a surprise or two.

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How to Add Calvin Klein Details

How to Add Calvin Klein Details

Sometimes the difference between an ordinary garment and a designer’s ready-to-wear is a few well-chosen but simple details.

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A Look Inside an Armani Jacket

A Look Inside an Armani Jacket

Armani is a major fashion force throughout the world, and his trademark remains unchanged: top-quality traditional men’s tailored jackets remade for a woman’s body.

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Make Free Flowing Garments Using Simple Shapes

Make Free Flowing Garments Using Simple Shapes

Whether free flowing or fitted, Madame Grès’s innovative garments takes notice.

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How to Embellish Garments Using Shisha

How to Embellish Garments Using Shisha

Caryl Rae Hancock devised a quick and clever way to attach shisha with free-machine embroidery.

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How to Make a Shirt Collar

How to Make a Shirt Collar

While investigating the construction of a fine-quality shirt with a stand collar, David Page Coffin developed collar-making procedures that will enable the home sewer to approach the results achieved by the elaborate machinery of the manufacturer.

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