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Casey Sweater Review

Having spent the last couple of months doing DIY and getting the shop ready for opening, sewing definitely took a back seat. However, when we got our new delivery of jerseys in last week, I was completely inspired to start making again! I fell in love with the Casey top that Andrea, the face behind … Continue reading Casey Sweater Review

2018 – My Year in Review

I genuinely don’t think I have ever had a year as eventful as 2018. So many things have happened, and fortunately most for the positive! January I started the year by becoming part of the Sew My Style leadership team. I was delighted to be picked for this and really enjoyed working behind the scenes … Continue reading 2018 – My Year in Review

Jenny’s Lucida Dress

Jenny from Wardrobe Architect has shared her latest LSA Blog Squad make and it is the perfect Christmas dress! ******** I decided to take part in The Little Red Dress project this year, and found this beautiful deep red stretch velvet that I thought would be really festive. I have recently purchased the Friday Pattern … Continue reading Jenny’s Lucida Dress

My Sewcialite Soiree Outfit

I know it’s been a couple of weeks since the Sewcialite Soiree, but I finally managed to get some better pictures of my outfit and some close ups to show you the details! The inspiration behind my outfit was the gorgeous sea green tulle skirt that Carrie wears on her trip to Paris in the … Continue reading My Sewcialite Soiree Outfit

Harriet’s Freya Top

Hello! Today, we have a guest blog post from none other than Harriet from The Little Dressmaker! Harriet used one of our gorgeous Albstoffe organic jerseys to make herself a Tilly and the Buttons Freya top and she looks cute as a button in it! ******** Today I’m writing about a lovely little Freya top … Continue reading Harriet’s Freya Top

The Sewcialite Soiree 2018

It may have taken me a couple of days to recover, but the Sewcialite Soiree was well worth it! We had such a wonderful time and I thought I’d share a little run down and some pictures here. After a lovely afternoon tea at The Bristol Hotel, where attendees could get to know each other … Continue reading The Sewcialite Soiree 2018

Emily’s Simplicity 1325 Jacket

This week on the blog, Emily has shared her stunning Simplicity 1325 blazer that she made from our Rose Gold Metallic Jacquard. I love how chic it looks! ******** Today’s post is on a little blazer I’ve made using the Simplicity 1325 pattern. This project is a little out of season as it’s getting colder … Continue reading Emily’s Simplicity 1325 Jacket

Sorrel dress – pattern review

This week, Jennifer Lauren Handmade has launched a kickstarter campaign to create printed patterns! I was one of the testers for JLH’s latest offering, the Sorrel dress. If you haven’t seen it yet, go and check out the campaign and the pattern, while you are at it! Jennifer describes Sorrel as a fresh take on … Continue reading Sorrel dress – pattern review

Ness Skirt Inspiration

The latest skirt pattern release from Tilly and the Buttons is the perfect addition to your Autumn/Winter wardrobe. The Ness skirt is a classic fly front skirt in either a mini or below the knee length. It is aimed at Improvers – ie, anyone who wants to up their sewing game a little. You will … Continue reading Ness Skirt Inspiration

Sew My Style – How to line the Portsmith Tote

We chose a selection of the Klum House bags for October’s Sew My Style patterns. There are a few different options to chose from with varying skill levels/materials required for each. The bag I was most drawn to of the three was the Portsmith Tote – nice and simple and perfect for the second bag … Continue reading Sew My Style – How to line the Portsmith Tote

Suzie’s Toaster Sweater

This week, Suzie from Threadquarters has shared her latest LSABlogSquad make – the Sew House Seven Toaster Sweater, that she made from this lovely Double Faced Dobby fabric. She has really shown off the fabric by using the reverse of it to show the cuff details. ******** Hello everyone! I’m back on the Like Sew … Continue reading Suzie’s Toaster Sweater

Becca’s Arielle Skirt

This week we have another guest blogger, Becca from RedW Sews. She made the Arielle skirt by Tilly and the Buttons from our Bottle Green Corduroy and it is giving us all the Autumn vibes! ******** Hi there! A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to be one of the attendees at this … Continue reading Becca’s Arielle Skirt