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Bianca’s Penny Erin Combo

Bianca from Sleepless In Bavaria has shared her first post for the LSA Blog Squad – a sweet skirt and top that is the most chic combo ever! ******** For a number of weeks, I have been part of the Like Sew Amazing Blog Squad for the online shop of the lovely Sarah. (I met Sarah, … Continue reading Bianca’s Penny Erin Combo

Jenny overalls – pattern review

The fact that I have made two pairs of Jenny Overalls in the last week, should go some way to show just how much I love this pattern! (Spoiler altert!) Jenny is the latest release from Closet Case Patterns and it comes with a multitude of style options. I have opted for the mid calf … Continue reading Jenny overalls – pattern review

Sew My Style – Suki Kimono Review

June’s Sew My Style Pattern is the Suki Kimono by Helen’s Closet. I’ve been looking forward to making this one for a while and it is on my 2018 Make Nine list too so it’s been good to get this one made. I recently posted about all of the lovely drapey fabrics that I had … Continue reading Sew My Style – Suki Kimono Review

Stef’s Burda 6664 Wrap Dress

Stef from Stef Makes has shared her latest LSABlogSquad make and it is just the prettiest! ******** The weather in the UK has been uncharacteristically hot of late and I have found myself craving some (also uncharacteristically) floral print summer dresses. To my dismay, I have little in my wardrobe to fit this bill (at … Continue reading Stef’s Burda 6664 Wrap Dress

Sew My Style – Suki Kimono – Fabric Inspiration

The pattern for June’s Sew My Style Challenge is the Suki Kimono by Helen’s Closet.  I am really excited to make this pattern, as kimonos are much more chic than a standard cardigan and can add an extra layer to an outfit which still looking stylish. You can of course, make the Suki as a … Continue reading Sew My Style – Suki Kimono – Fabric Inspiration

Me Made May 2018 – Round Up

Part of my Me Made May pledge this year was to do a round up blog post.  So here it is! My entire pledge this year was: I, Sarah McKenna, of Like Sew Amazing, sign up as a participant of Me Made May. I endeavour to wear at least one handmade garment every day for … Continue reading Me Made May 2018 – Round Up

Emily’s Vogue 9075 jumpsuit

Emily from Self Assembly Required is next up for the LSA Blog Squad. She has made the most fabulous Vogue jumpsuit from our Navy and White Spotty Chambray.   ********   The Vogue 9075 is a pattern I’ve had in my stash for a while. I’ve made the dress version of it before, as well … Continue reading Emily’s Vogue 9075 jumpsuit

The Sewcialite Soiree

With the help of some of my Bristol sewing buddies, I am organising a party for all you lovely Sewists out there. Jen from Gingerella and Nikki and Rachel from The Stitch Sisters and I have been plotting and have decided that as we’ve not had a big sewing-related event in the South West, it … Continue reading The Sewcialite Soiree

Jenny’s Ultimate Trousers

Jenny from The Wardrobe Architect has shared her Sew Over It Ultimate Trousers for her first LSA Blog Squad post! I am so impressed with the fit!   ********   For my first make as part of the Like Sew Amazing Blog Squad I chose the navy blue stretch cotton to make the Sew Over … Continue reading Jenny’s Ultimate Trousers

Four year blogaversary!

Thanks to a little calendar reminder, I realised that it is 4 years today since I launched my blog. In some ways, it seems like it’s been forever, but on the other hand I can’t believe it has been so long. I started my blog while I was undergoing some pretty big life events and … Continue reading Four year blogaversary!

Suzanna’s Kalle Shirt

This week’s LSA Blog Squad post comes courtesy of the lovely Suzanna from Threadquarters, who has made the most perfect Closet Case Patterns Kalle shirt.   ********   Hello everyone! Suzie here with my first post for the Like Sew Amazing Blog Squad! I am so excited to finally be able to share my gorgeous … Continue reading Suzanna’s Kalle Shirt

The cat’s pyjamas

I had some of this stunning Cat Nap Pink Art Gallery Fabrics cotton that I bought from Sew Me Sunshine in my stash for a little while. I was planning on making the Carolyn pyjamas by Closet Case Patterns, however, as I always wear vest tops to bed, I didn’t want to make the Carolyn … Continue reading The cat’s pyjamas