Episode 11: Threads editors discuss favorite and challenging fabrics, storing textiles, and how they understitch facings.
Make hand sewing enjoyable with these easy-to-follow guidelines.
If you can crochet, you can easily embellish and finish a garment with a sturdy, attractive edging technique.
From one pattern, create personalized ensembles
Episode 8: Couture sewing expert and Contributing Editor Susan Khalje shares her insights on sewing for weddings, taking sewing shortcuts, and whether to pretreat fabrics.
Find out how this helpful serger function keeps knit seams and edges smooth and flat.
Q: I would like to order buttons online but am confused by the sizing. Can you explain how buttons are measured? A: Threads Senior Technical Editor Carol J. Fresia replies: It’s tricky…
Knit or stretch garments frequently have visible hemstitching. Sometimes blind or nearly unseen stitching is a better alternative. Applied properly, a stretch blind-hem stitch creates an invisible and stretchy finish.
Build a sleek pocket into the princess seam of a coat or jacket.
Take a close look at details that make two-way garments look good on both sides.
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