The Manual is a detailed discussion of the development of the Specialty Sportswear Pattern. The idea behind the system…using basic sewing 101 methods applied to LYCAR® fabrics. Learn how to fit a pattern, learn how to make a pattern from scratch, or learn how to use the basic SSW Pattern to create your own special designs! This Manual will give you the design information you need to see so that your design ideas can be translated into your own creations. We will tell our story and show you how we turn an idea into a pattern. We will try to answer your questions about designing and sewing with LYCRA® fabrics.