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 and a blue-eyed cat named Samson.

The TNT patterns that have found their way into my heart (and closet) are garments that fit me well, are a pleasure to sew, and are chameleon-like.  The silhouettes… classic, simple. This is intentional. When sewing garments with clean lines, I find it easier to re-invent their personality from make to make. I have several TNT patterns in my arsenal, but in this post my examples are four of my favourites: Closet Case Patterns Ginger Jeans, Deer & Doe Plantain T-Shirt,... [read more]