Get Threads magazine!

Give a Gift

tag: seam

showing 1 - 20 of 152 posts
 1 2 3   ▶▶
Sort By:

Subscribe to RSS feed

Vintage 1950s style Easter Dress

Vintage 1950s style Easter Dress

1 comment

Easter is always a special time for me. I like to keep the age old traditions of a new dress and hats and gloves to wear to Easter services, and spend a lot of time sewing vintage inspired outfits...

view details view details
Sandras Upcycled Shirt

Sandra's Upcycled Shirt

When my husband threw out his old shirt because of a stain on the front I decided to give it a make over.  The cuff are the cold sholder pelments, the buttons stayed where they were and the rest is...

view details view details
Sandras Creations 2

Sandra's Creations 2

This was from left over material that I love the flowy feel of.  It is Navy and white 1 cm spots.  The back is a cross over Shoe String which I dont have a photo of sadly and shearing elastic to...

view details view details
Sandras Creations

Sandra's Creations

This was a photograph i took off a tv commercial for deodorant,  it was promoting that it will not leave white marks on black.  I made this fully lined and the back is reversed so it is from all...

view details view details
Recent project for spring

Recent project for spring

A dress made for spring nights out on the town or office work.

view details view details
Military Style Spring Jacket

Military Style Spring Jacket

1 comment

Butterick 5927, view D was my starting point. This basic double breasted pattern is very simple and lends itself to achieving the military look I was after. The cotton duck exterior fabric was very...

view details view details
Denim Jacket with embroidery

Denim Jacket with embroidery

This is the Denim Jacket made using Mummykins & Me Kingston Jacket pattern for Ladies and embellished with embroidery on the back from Urban Threads. I haven't owned a Denim jacket since college and...

view details view details
Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket

Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket

5 comments

Watch this video tutorial to learn how to bind a seam in an unlined jacket for a beautiful finish.

view details view details
Sarah Sisulart - The Lost Odyssey - Video Game Costume

Sarah Sisulart - The Lost Odyssey - Video Game Costume

This costume was made in roughly 3 weeks. Corset jacket: The corset jacket was entirely hand drafted. It was made from the same linen look material as the floating sleeves. The corset has spiral...

view details view details
Fashionista Loki

Fashionista Loki

This is my take on a Lady Loki out on the town in Midgard. The design, while inspired by Alexandra Byrne's look for the Avengers film, is my own. No commercial patterns were used and everything was...

view details view details
Ursala the Teacher

Ursala the Teacher

I first designed the costume - considering my friends needs as a teacher of 2nd graders. She needed to move and bend and not get caught between desks. The outfit is a two-piece. I designed the skirt...

view details view details
Fall Poncho

Fall Poncho

4 comments

My new fall poncho using wool crepe and silk from my stash.  I modified Hot Patterns's Jetsetter Poncho to eliminate bagginess at the hips and created faux bracelet length sleeves.  I stabilized...

view details view details
Fiesta of Colors

Fiesta of Colors

   This top and skirt ensemble was a joy to make. I enjoyed watching it take form and was pleased with the way it turned out. This is perfect for spring and summer, either to wear together or with...

view details view details
Spring Bouquet

Spring Bouquet

10 comments

This pattern was an absolute dream to sew. Just picking out the fabrics and then bringing them home to sew with them allowed visions of spring to pop into my head. I couldn't stop touching the...

view details view details
1950s Inspired Evening Dress

1950's Inspired Evening Dress

4 comments

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...

view details view details
Custom Horse Show Jacket

Custom Horse Show Jacket

Custom horse show jacket. A variety of leathers, and Swarovski crystals make all of my designs stand out.

view details view details
Queen of Hearts

Queen of Hearts

Created toddler/child's size 4 Queen of Hearts dress with standing collar, Black and Red Satin Coat with train and Satin Scepter

view details view details
Video: How to Sew Knits

Video: How to Sew Knits

3 comments

Discover the joy of sewing knits with these easy-to-follow tips and techniques.

view details view details
Lady Thanatos Du Mort - Mrs Death

Lady Thanatos Du Mort - Mrs Death

Halloween party costume.  Skirt Simplicity 2172. Bustle McCalls M6770. Corset McCalls 9769.

view details view details
Coronation Elsa

Coronation Elsa

6 comments

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...

view details view details

showing 1 - 20 of 152 posts
 1 2 3   ▶▶