In this web extra from Threads #180, find out how to join a narrow neckband to a blouse neckline with fagoting stitches.
Here's a sneak peek at what you can find in the August/September 2015 issue of Threads. You can enter to win a copy.
Extend pants into a wear-anywhere garment.
This easy-to-sew, narrow hem is perfect for fine and delicate fabrics. Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn how.
Kenneth D. King channels the 18th century and the 1960s in a Fortuny jeans jacket.
Whip up a new design from two styles.
This bustling city offers luscious textiles and plentiful notions. Discover some fascinating fabric shops and get tips from our expert.
Keep your notions where you want them with the no-residue sticky surface of this innovative sewing case.
These clever safety pins have a few tweaks that make them a sewer's dream come true.
The Janome Edge makes cutting paper and fabric designs a breeze. Great for paper crafting, quilting, embellishments, vinyl designs, and more.
These high-quality needles are available in a wide range of types and sizes.
This comfortable rotary cutter is loaded with features that ensure it can be used with the utmost convenience.
This 192-page book details the production of fabric designs from concept to reality and explains how these designs are applied to fabric.
For those of us without a dedicated sewing room, a toolbox on wheels is a great way to bring notions from room to room safely and conveniently.
Sometimes it seems as if modern sewing machines can be very expensive. How expensive were they, comparatively, when they first became household items?
What is the cause of fabric pilling and how can it be prevented? An expert explains.
Threads reviews Simplicity Pattern 1256. This pattern is an ensemble designed for stretch-knit fabrics. The pieces are sporty, comfortable, and meant to be mixed and matched.
Threads reviews the Marianne dress pattern by Christine Haynes. These seasonless, casual knit dresses are nicely proportioned. They are close-fitting, but slightly A-line, feature dropped shoulders, and end just above…
Threads reviews the Ventana Jacket & Vest Pattern by Diane Ericson. It's a head-turning, art-to-wear jacket or vest, made with unconventional techniques.
Threads reviews Marfy Pattern 3396. This hip-length sleeveless jewel-neck blouse is versatile and classic.
Learn how to make a pattern without taking your favorite jeans apart.
Upgrade your favorite pull-on style with darts and a zipper.
A century of luxury textiles from Venice to Manhattan.
Discover three ways to add vintage charm to your tops.
How to copy a garment that’s shaped with darts—it’s quick, easy, and accurate.
Fabrics, notions, and other discoveries shared by a seasoned tour guide
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