For People Who Love to Sew

Threads is at the heart of an active and purposeful community of makers of all ages. As the most trusted source of sewing and textile advice for more than 38 years, Threads offers instruction, expertise, and technical excellence balanced with beauty, creativity, and passion. We welcome curious beginners, immersed enthusiasts, and those considering professional pathways in sewing and design.

We provide a thoughtfully edited mix of lively features and profiles, product recommendations, in-depth how-to content, and stylish skill-building projects. Our contributors are experts in a wide range of sewing and fashion fields, with many years of experience teaching curious, engaged readers. Professional photographs and illustrations make it easy to follow every step of the techniques we feature.

With guidance from Threads, you’ll learn how to make a high-quality wardrobe that fits you and your lifestyle. Whether you enjoy diving into couture projects or working with industry-proven efficiency, Threads shares techniques that will improve your sewing. Our aim is to help you gain confidence in making and wearing your self-sewn garments.

For textile enthusiasts and artists, we also cover inspiring hand embroidery, surface design, and embellishment ideas. Plus, we explore avenues in quilting that go beyond the traditional.

Threads is published quarterly and is available in print and digital versions. At, you’ll find hundreds of articles, video tutorials, and exclusive projects. A Threads Insider membership adds further value, with exclusive content created just for members. We offer a range of in-depth online courses on topics from draping, to tailoring, couture sewing, serging, and comprehensive fitting.

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