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Introducing The Like Sew Amazing Blogger Team!

When I put a call out a couple of weeks ago for people to join my blogger team, I couldn’t have even dared to hope for the response I got! So many people kindly got in touch and offered their help, which made the job of choosing the team very difficult. After a lot of … Continue reading Introducing The Like Sew Amazing Blogger Team!

Simplicity 8558 Pattern Review

The team at Simplicity Patterns asked me if I would review a couple of the patterns from their new collection. When I had a look at the new styles, I was delighted to say yes. The first pattern I chose was 8558, a three in one pattern from Mimi G. I’ve heard lots of good … Continue reading Simplicity 8558 Pattern Review

Lander Pants – Pattern Review

I have had the PDF of the True Bias Lander Pants printed out and ready to go since they were first released but I was waiting for the perfect fabric to come along. I recently got the most stunning linen/viscose blend into the shop and knew that it would be a match made in heaven. … Continue reading Lander Pants – Pattern Review

SewMyStyle April – Marigold Jumpsuit Hack

With Spring on the horizon, it seems fitting that the Sew My Style pattern for April is the Tilly and the Buttons Marigold jumpsuit. Funnily enough, the pattern has never appealed to me as much as Tilly’s other patterns because I am a short girl anyway, and I think it has a tendency to make … Continue reading SewMyStyle April – Marigold Jumpsuit Hack

Join the Like Sew Amazing Blogger Team

If you are a keen sewist and would like to work as part of our blogger team, applications are now open. Each blogger will be sent free fabric for their chosen blog projects, and their make and blog post will be featured on the Like Sew Amazing blog and shared on our social media channels. … Continue reading Join the Like Sew Amazing Blogger Team

Simple Sew Amelia Tea Dress – Pattern Review

I am really pleased to be part of the Simple Sew Blogger team this year. What this means is that I am going to be reviewing some of my favourite Simple Sew patterns every month or so. For my first review, I chose the Amelia Tea Dress, as I love the shirred waistband on it. … Continue reading Simple Sew Amelia Tea Dress – Pattern Review

SewMyStyle February – Rumana Coat

February has been a really busy month for me and I wondered at times if I would get my Rumana coat finished in time! I didn’t have any dedicated chunks of sewing time so I had to squeeze in the odd hour here and there but I got there in the end! For those that … Continue reading SewMyStyle February – Rumana Coat

Pattern review – The Avid Seamstress Day Dress

When I first saw the Avid Seamstress Day dress pattern, I fell in love instantly. It is such a simple, yet flattering silhouette and, above all, it has pockets! I decided to make my first Day Dress (for I am sure there will be more) from one of the wonderfully fun Cotton and Steel fabrics … Continue reading Pattern review – The Avid Seamstress Day Dress

Fehr Trade – Yoga Leggings Review

I first met Melissa Fehr when she gave a really inspiring talk at the Sewing Weekender last year. I loved her take on drafting patterns for clothes that would work with your body as you move. I was thrilled to be asked to be part of Melissa’s blog tour to launch her book, Sew Your … Continue reading Fehr Trade – Yoga Leggings Review

Sew My Style – Rumana Coat – Getting Started

Hands up who’s excited to make the Rumana Coat?! I have been itching to get my hands on this pattern since I knew it was coming out last August and we were fortunate enough that By Hand London agreed to work with us for February to have it as our featured pattern. For those sewists … Continue reading Sew My Style – Rumana Coat – Getting Started

Mila dungarees – pattern review

Who hasn’t been waiting for the perfect dungarees pattern to be released?! Well Mila is finally here to save the day! I bought the pattern as soon as it was released from the gorgeous Harriet from Sew Me Sunshine and it queue jumped everything else on my list meaning I got started on it as soon … Continue reading Mila dungarees – pattern review

SewMyStyle January – Sunny dress

I was already sold on the Sunny dress by Friday Pattern Company as soon as I saw the sample picture of it. We chose this as the first pattern for the Sew My Style challenge as it seemed like a quick and easy make and would be a good way to ease everyone in, especially … Continue reading SewMyStyle January – Sunny dress