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Threads #183, February/March 2016

    How Did They Sew That

  • Add an Extravagant Touch to a Basic Blouse

    A thoughtfully trimmed top can give an ensemble real power. By simply highlighting small sections of the garment with outstanding fabrics, you can set the whole mood of an outfit.  There…

    Embellishments

  • A Lagerfeld-Style Deconstructed Embellishment

    Some of the most beautiful embellishments are created through strategic removal of elements, rather than their addition. A stunning example of this concept is a deconstructed effect used by Karl…

    Sewing Saves

  • Seam ripper laying on top of a damaged button hole.

    Sewing Save: Correct a Miscut Buttonhole

    Accidents happen, even when you’re trying to be careful. Luckily, some of the mistakes that seem beyond repair—such as a buttonhole that’s been cut past its end bar—can be corrected…

    Essential Techniques

  • Installing an Underlining

    Once a staple of fine sewing, underlinings have fallen out of favor in today’s quick-to-sew world. Installing an underlining takes time and attention to detail, but the results are oh,…

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