Five Ways TNT Patterns Positively Impact Sewing Skills and Design Aesthetic

Well hiya Sewcialists. It’s me, Sue. My sewing blog, A Colourful Canvas, is my primary Internet residence, but for today I’m all kinds of happy to be hanging out with you here at Sewcialists HQ. My brick and mortar life has me living in Vancouver, Canada where I share life and love with a techie husband … More Five Ways TNT Patterns Positively Impact Sewing Skills and Design Aesthetic

Undergarment TNTs!

Hi Sewcialists! Gillian here, to talk about the TNTs that go under everything else! Ask anyone who sews underwear, lingerie, bras or other underpinnings, and I bet they rely on TNTs. Using the same pattern over and over makes a lot of sense when you either need to focus on fit (as in bramaking) or … More Undergarment TNTs!

Catching the Unicorn

Everyone knows about the mythical unicorn, how uber-cool they are and how they appear on everything from notebooks to cushions these days (yay!). A well-known aspect of the unicorn is that they are difficult to catch.  This neatly sums up how I feel about finding a Tried and True (TNT) pattern that is actually useful. … More Catching the Unicorn