The Lovestruck Mimi Blouse

This is my second Mimi blouse, and hopefully you’ll be pleased to hear that the making of this one was a much smoother journey! (If you’d like to read about the many mishaps of the previous Mimi, I’ll link the blog post here.) The fabric was very lightweight so I knew it would gather nicely,…

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TATB Mimi Blouse

TATB, for any of you wondering, means ‘Tilly and the Buttons’ – an independent pattern and sewing company owned by the very fabulous Tilly Walnes. I just couldn’t fit the whole name in the title of the blog post, so abbreviating it was really my only option. This one’s a bit late. Dropped the ball…

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A Failed Skirt

I thought I might as well write this post because it’ll make me laugh when I read it back, and hopefully my catastrophic lack of planning will amuse you too. If you read my post ‘The Importance of Sewing‘, you might remember me saying that I was going to give a skirt that I got…

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The Megan Dress and Review

Love At First Stitch by Tilly Walnes  of ‘Tilly and the Buttons’ is legendary in the world of sewing. The book was a very lovely gift from my aunt, and really the only thing on my list that I was really hoping I got – I think the hinting ( if it can even be called…

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