My crafting, like my feminism, is intersectional. No pieces of who I am or what I create exists without the others. My blackness is in every loop on my knitting needles, my queerness infused into the hemlines of my me-made garments; my whiteness, my understanding of how to balance myself between cultures that both belong … More My crafting, like my feminism, is intersectional
If the man capable of sewing this jawdropping zebra jacket for the Refashioners offered to draft you a custom pattern, would you drop everything and shout “YES!”? Because that’s what Joost is doing! Joost is one of the original founders of the Sewcialists, and runs Sewcialists.org and the Firehose blog aggregator. He is a brilliant … More Three Cheers for FreeSewing.Org!
Editor’s note: Now that TNT month is over, we’ll be posting a few “Who We Are” posts while we start planning in the background for February’s theme month! We’ll announce the theme in early January! We asked the community to share their experiences of being a sewist living with pain, chronic illness, or health concerns. … More Who We Are: Living with Pain or Chronic Illness
Hi All, Chloe here again to do one final wrap on the TNT month. This one is a little different — no pictures of clothes… Just glorious numbers (well actually, graphs). I am (self-proclaimed) resident nerd/geek at the Sewcialists, so obviously I decided to track the stats of everything posted during TNT month. *facepalm* I … More #SewcialistsTNT Stats (NERD ALERT!)
Hi Sewcialists! TNT month is officially over, here is the round-up of those last makes, shared just under the nick of time for our TNT challenge. I’m Isa (@isaribeiro1), and I blog at Uma Crafter Portuguesa com Certeza. I confess to not being able to finish my TNT challenge in time, as I’m writing my Cheyenne … More The Final TNT Month Instagram Round Up! Nov 28 – Nov 30th
Hi Sewcialists! Welcome to the last weekly round-up of patterns for this quarter’s TNT theme. I’m Melissa from mahlicadesigns, (@mahlicadesigns) and it’s been so fun to gather together the variety of TNT projects that have been posted on Instagram this week under the hashtag #sewcialistsTNT. If we missed you, it may be because you … More TNT Month Instagram round up: Nov 21- 27
Hey, it’s Carolyn from DiaryofaSewingFanatic and if you’ve followed me for any length of time, you know I love a TNT pattern. Most of my sewing is based upon using TNT patterns. Because to me getting a TNT pattern is just the first step of the sewing process. Once you’ve worked out all of your … More You’ve Got A TNT Pattern, Now What?