For the 2022 Threads/ASDP design challenge, members designed a garment or ensemble inspired by vintage patterns.
Get a peek into building a comfortable, secure foundation to your garments.
The style dictates the steps you take toward fitting.
Learn to see photos in a new way and develop ensembles you love based on your favorite images
In this article, Susan Khalje explains a section-by-section approach to segmented hemming to enhance gored dresses.
An essential part of a well-made piece of clothing is pressing. You need to press straight and smooth seams to mold to any garment.
Designed for comfort, these boyfriend-style jeans may become your go-to lounge pants.
A ladylike look, this is a retro-style button-front shirtdress with a waistline seam.
These menswear-inspired separates are fairly easy to make.
This pattern offers numerous design options. There is a dress, bodysuit, tops, shorties, and circle skirt.
The design is perfect for a casual and tropical environment, as a beach cover-up and loungewear.
This is a moderately time-consuming pattern, but worth it for the unusual details and shape.
Go ahead౼take on this special occasion fabric.
These four books take a positive, reassuring approach to sewing.
In the Threads 2023 summer issue we're feasting on fabulous sewing methods.
Summer dressing, for me, tends to fall into the relaxed, easy-to-wear realm. But sometimes I want a look that feels special, even if it’s not a traditional special-occasion outfit. That…
Take the mystery out of this serger function and let it work for you.
Mary Brooks Picken is widely known as the author of influential how-to books for home dressmakers.
Lock the tiny pleats in place with hidden stitching.
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