Get Threads magazine!

Give a Gift

tag: thread

showing 1 - 20 of 104 posts
 1 2 3   ▶▶
Sort By:

Subscribe to RSS feed

Spring Fashion Challenge

Jacket made with two layers of net (tulle), two embroidered squares from Martha Pullen Collection, seams and all around edge covered with double fold bias tape. I took the photos.

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
Military Style Spring Jacket

Military Style Spring Jacket

2 comments

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
Spring Time Fashion

Spring Time Fashion

2 comments

Scuba Kit Skirt i made perfect for summer

view details view details
Video: Quick Tip for Clipping Short Threads

Video: Quick Tip for Clipping Short Threads

Conquer your fear of thread clipping with this quick tip.

view details view details
Steampunk Girl Robin Hood

Steampunk Girl Robin Hood

So when I started this project I started with a drawing. It was an idea what I wanted it to look like in the end. I am a refashionista I like to refashion and change things so this project was...

view details view details
Steampunk Snow White

Steampunk Snow White

Partner and I were invited to a Steampunk-themed Halloween/Costume party this year. I dressed as a Steampunk version of Snow White and he dressed as a Steampunk Mad Scientist. This was a great...

view details view details
Video: How to Thread Woolly Nylon

Video: How to Thread Woolly Nylon

1 comment

Watch video to learn an easy way to thread your serger with this slightly fuzzy, stretchy thread.

view details view details
My Ribbon Flower Garden

My Ribbon Flower Garden

I was watching a you tube video on how to make ribbon flowers and felt an overwhelming urge to start creating my own "Flower Garden". Most are hand sewn with beads and rhinestone buttons added and...

view details view details
Video: How to Strengthen Thread for Hand Sewing

Video: How to Strengthen Thread for Hand Sewing

5 comments

Ruth Ciemnoczolowski shows you a simple way of adding stability to your hand-sewing thread.

view details view details
Video: An Expert Tip for Working with Multiple Threads

Video: An Expert Tip for Working with Multiple Threads

7 comments

THREADS author Ruth Ciemnoczolowski demonstrates a handy technique for working with multiple threads when hand sewing. This tip is especially helpful if you are sewing on buttons.

view details view details
Six Thread Types that Add Variety to Your Projects

Six Thread Types that Add Variety to Your Projects

Try fun options to take your sewing to the next level.

view details view details
Dragon Ball Z Patch

Dragon Ball Z Patch

One of my friends was planning a Dragon Ball Z costume and she knew I made custom patches. I was sent a high quality image of the patch from the TV show. I ran it through my 6D software and stitch...

view details view details
Video: A Secret to Threading a Needle

Video: A Secret to Threading a Needle

17 comments

Watch this video to learn an easy way to thread your needle for hand sewing.

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
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
Italian Renaissance

Italian Renaissance

1 comment

My Halloween costume this year is an Italian Renaissance inspired hat and gown:  ·         Fabric The dress is made with two different fabrics.  The outer skirt, sleeves and bodice are...

view details view details
Masters of the Universe

Masters of the Universe

2 comments

Inspiration: My husband and I grew up in the 80's, and as kids our favorite cartoon characters were He-man and She-ra. Every year I like to do a group family costume, so when discussing what we...

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 104 posts
 1 2 3   ▶▶