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AGNES-Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50

YOUR NEW FAVOURITE TOP!

Sew your own jersey tops with this easy-to-use guide. This sewing pattern includes step-by-step photo instructions and helpful tips for stitching jersey on a regular sewing machine –don’t worry you can still make even if you have no overlocker/serger!

Agnes is a close-fitting jersey top, speedy to sew and simple to fit, finished with a narrow band at the neckline. Choose from long or cropped sleeves; plain or ruched sleeves; scoop neckline or ruched sweetheart neckline – eight possible combinations. Irresistibly wearable and endlessly versatile, Agnes is destined to become a wardrobe staple that you’ll make again and again!

SKILL LEVEL – Improvers

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Light- to medium-weight stretch knit fabrics, such as cotton jersey, viscose jersey or wool jersey. Check that the fabric can be stretched crosswise at least 25% wider than its original width.

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – 1.5m (1 5/8 yards) x 147cm (58in) wide for all sizes
    OR 1.5m (1 5/8 yards) x 115cm (45in) wide for sizes 1-5
    OR 2.3m (2½ yards) x 115cm (45in) wide for sizes 6-8
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ARIELE SKIRT -Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50

LEARN TO MAKE THIS SKIRT!

This easy-to-use sewing pattern will take you through the steps to making the Arielle skirt, with jargon-busting instructions and photos showing you how to sew each part.

Arielle is an asymmetric pencil or mini skirt with an adorable button opening to one side. Long darts and a high waistline create a flattering, figure-hugging shape. The unlined version is an ideal project for confident beginners, or take your sewing prowess up a notch by adding the optional luxury lining.

PRINTED PATTERN – You’ll receive a gorgeous pattern containing full scale pattern sheets and a colour guide with step-by-step photo instructions.

SKILL LEVEL – Confident Beginners

BONUS TUTORIALS – Get extra help sewing Arielle from our Tilly and the Buttons blog.

MAKER GALLERY – Get inspired by what other people are making in the Tilly and the Buttons Arielle gallery!

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Medium-weight woven fabrics such as stretch cotton, sateen, denim, gabardine, brocade, suiting, pincord, lighter weight canvas or wools. Choose something with enough body to hold the shape, but not too thick or the darts will be bulky. A touch of stretch would be a bonus.

SUPPLIES

  • Skirt fabric – 0.9m (1 yard) x 150cm (60in) wide for sizes 1-3
    OR 1.6m (1¾ yards) x 150cm (60in) wide for sizes 4-8
    OR 1.7m (1 7/8 yards) x 115cm (45in) wide for all sizes
  • Optional: Lining fabric – 0.7m (7/8 yard) x 150cm (60in) wide
    OR 1.3m (1½ yards) x 115cm (45in) wide for all sizes
  • Matching thread
  • 1m (1 yard) medium weight iron-on interfacing
  • 6 – 8 x 2cm (3/4in) buttons
  • Sewing machine and basic tools, incl buttonhole foot

SIZES (body measurements)

PATTERN SIZE WAIST HIP
1 61cm (24in) 84cm (33in)
2 66cm (26in) 89cm (35in)
3 71cm (28in) 94cm (37in)
4 76cm (30in) 99cm (39in)
5 81cm (32in) 104cm (41in)
6 86.5cm (34in) 109cm (43in)
7 91.5cm (36in) 114cm (45in)
8 96.5cm (38in) 119.5cm (47in)
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Bettine- Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50

BETTINE 

Bettine is an easy-peasy throw-it-over-your-head dress. It has a blousy bodice with scoop neckline, kimono sleeves which hang softly around the underarm, turn-up cuffs, elasticated waistline to cinch you in and flattering tulip skirt.

The plain skirt version is a perfect project for beginners, as it’s simple to sew, with no fiddly darts, fastenings or set-in sleeves – yay! More experienced? Try the pocket skirt version and optional cuff tabs for a speedy, satisfying project.
Comfortable and gorgeous, this is a dress you’ll want to wear every day. Throw it on with sandals for Summer picnics; dress it up with a necklace for the office or evenings out; or layer it over long sleeves and woolly tights in the colder months.

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CLEO- TILLY AND THE BUTTONS

£14.50

CLEO PINAFORE OR DUNGAREE DRESS!

Great for beginners and bang on-trend, Cleo is simple to sew, with no fiddly zips and minimal fitting required – hooray! Make it dungaree-style with buckles, or as a pinafore with button fastenings. Choose from mini length or knee length with optional centre-front split, patch pockets on front or back, and optional contrast top-stitching.

This easy-to-use sewing pattern will take you through the steps to making the Cleo dungaree dress, with jargon-busting instructions and photos showing you how to sew each part.

Wear Cleo all year round, layered over a t-shirt, shirt or sweater – the relaxed style makes it oh so comfortable!

 

SKILL LEVEL – Beginners

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Heavy or medium weight woven fabrics that hold their shape, such as denim, corduroy, cotton drill, gabardine, canvas, wool.

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – Mini length – 1.2m (1¼ yards) x 150cm (60in) wide OR 1.8m (2 yards) x 115cm (45in) wide
    Knee length – 1.3m (1 3/8 yards) x 150cm (60in) wide OR 1.9m (2 1/8 yards) x 115cm (45in) wide
  • Matching thread
  • 0.4m (3/8 yards) iron-on interfacing (similar weight to your fabric)
  • X2 30-35mm wide bib n brace buckles  OR 2 x 15-20mm (5/8-7/8in) buttons and buttonhole foot for your sewing machine
  • Optional: Contrast colour topstitch thread and topstitch/embroidery needle
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COCO-Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50

Coco Tunic Pattern from Tilly and The Buttons

LEARN TO SEW WITH KNIT FABRIC!

Make your own Coco, the perfect Breton top or knit dress with multiple variations. Simple to sew, Coco is easy fitting, with no zips, buttons or other fiddly bits. The perfect introduction to sewing knit fabrics on a regular sewing machine, the user-friendly instructions guide you through with a jargon buster, clearly labelled pattern pieces, and photos of each step.

A year-round staple that’s so easy to wear, Coco makes a great spring marinière top, summer tunic, autumn funnel neck or cosy winter dress. Designed for low-stretch knit fabrics, the classic style features a boat neckline, choice of top or dress lengths, three quarter length or long sleeves, with side splits at the hips on the top version. Make it your own with optional sixties funnel roll neck, rolled cuffs and patch pockets.

“The Coco dress/top from Tilly and the Buttons is THE pattern to own right now.” – Sew magazine

“Coco is the first garment I have ever made and Tilly’s instructions are SO good. I’ve found a new obsession!” – Ali

PRINTED PATTERN – You’ll receive a gorgeous printed full scale pattern sheets and a colour photo booklet to guide you through the steps.

SKILL LEVEL – Confident beginners

BONUS TUTORIALS – Follow the detailed Tilly and the Buttons Coco sewalong on the blog for extra guidance and design variations.

MAKER GALLERY – Get inspired by what other people are making in the Tilly and the Buttons Coco gallery!

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Medium weight knit fabric with very little stretch. Look out for interlock knit, double knit, ponte di roma, or feel the fabric to check it’s not too fine or stretchy.

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – 2m x 150cm wide (2 ¼ yards x 60in) OR 2.7m x 115cm wide (3 yards x 45in) for dress or funnel neck top; 0.5m (1/2 yard) less for top
  • Matching thread
  • Ribbon (30cm x 6-8mm wide) or stay tape
  • Stretch or ballpoint needle for your sewing machine
  • Sewing machine and basic tools (a rotary cutter and mat are useful)

SIZES (body measurements)

PATTERN SIZE BUST WAIST HIP
1 76cm (30in) 61cm (24in) 84cm (33in)
2 81cm (32in) 66cm (26in) 89cm (35in)
3 86.5cm (34in) 71cm (28in) 94cm (37in)
4 91.5cm (36in) 76cm (30in) 99cm (39in)
5 96.5cm (38in) 81cm (32in) 104cm (41in)
6 101.5cm (40in) 86.5cm (34in) 109cm (43in)
7 106.5cm (42in) 91.5cm (36in) 114cm (45in)
8 112cm (44in) 96.5cm (38in) 119.5cm (47in)

 

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Eden-Tilly and the Buttons

£16.50

EDEN RAIN COAT

Make your own playful and practical raincoat or cosy duffle to shelter from the elements. Fully lined, Eden has raglan sleeves and thoughtful details like a high neck hood to keep out the wind, practical pockets and a hanging loop.

Choose from hip or long lengths, snaps or toggle fastenings with optional zip, two pocket styles and optional storm flaps. Whether on a weekend walk, at a festival or doing the school run, you can wear your DIY outerwear with pride!

Eden includes jargon-busting instructions, helpful sewing tips, and colour photos showing you each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

SKILL LEVEL – Improver

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Medium- to heavy-weight woven fabrics such as wool coating, cotton drill, waxed canvas, Gore-Tex, ripstop, PUL and cotton laminate. For the lining, try viscose, acetate, polyester or cotton lawn, or even low stretch jersey for a casual anorak lining.  Need  inspiration

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric requirement
  • Jacket vn: Sizes 1-3: 3m (3yd) x 150cm (60in) wide OR 3.3m (3yd) x 115cm (45in) wide;
  • Sizes 4-8: 3.3m (3yd) x 150cm (60in) wide OR 4.3m (4¾yd) x 115cm (45in) wideCoat vn: Sizes 1-3: 3.2m (3½yd) x 150cm (60in) OR 3.6m (4yd) x 115cm (45in);
  • Lining –
  • Jacket vn: Sizes 1-3: 1.5m (1¾yd) x 150cm (60in) OR 2.1m (2yd) x 115cm (45in) wide;
  • Sizes 4-8: 2m (2¼yd) x 150cm (60in) OR 2.7m (3yd) x 115cm (45in) wide
  • Coat vn: Sizes 1-3: 1.7m (1yd) x 150cm (60in) wide OR 2.3m (2½yd) x 115cm (45in)
  • Sizes 4-8: 2.2m (2½yd) x 150cm (60in) OR 3m (3yd) x 115cm (45in) wide
  • Matching thread 1.4m (1yd) interfacing (similar weight to your fabric)
  • 6-8 x 15mm (in) visible or hidden press-on or sew-on snaps. Optional: 2 extra snaps for pockets
  • Optional: 3 x ready-made toggle fastenings or toggle buttons and cord
  • Optional: Open-end zip 50-53cm (20-21in) for jacket version, 58-72cm (23-28in) for coat version
  • Sewing machine, basic tools, incl zip foot
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ETTA Dress – TILLY AND THE BUTTONS

£14.50

ETTA  

Sew your own knockout dress for special occasions or bossing it at the office.

Etta is an elegant fitted dress, shaped with darts at the bust, waist and shoulders. Sleek and flattering, it has a choice of lined cap sleeves or darted three-quarter length sleeves, high-back or stunning V-back neckline, with optional collar and faux pockets. Etta closes with an invisible zip at the back. The hemline hits the bottom of the knee, with a kick pleat for easy movement.

Like all Tilly and the Buttons sewing patterns, Etta includes easy-to-follow instructions with photos showing you how to sew each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

 

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FIFI-PJ’S -Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50 £10.00

SEW A PRETTY BOUDOIR SET WITH TILLY’S FIFI PATTERN

Make your own delicate camisole and shorts set with the Fifi sewing pattern – lovely for lounging in at home or wearing to bed.

The camisole is cut on the bias to create a flowing shape, with soft pleated cups, gently shaped princess seam back and bias binding straps. The shorts have a narrow stitched-in elastic waistband and cheeky curved hems. Oh là là!

A treat for stitchers looking to advance their skills, the instructions will walk you through techniques for sewing bias cut fabric, creating binding and finishing the insides with impressive French seams.

Like all Tilly and the Buttons sewing patterns, Fifi includes jargon-busting instructions, handy sewing tips, and colour photos showing you each step – helping you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

PRINTED PATTERN – You’ll receive a gorgeous printed package in the post containing full scale pattern sheets and a colour instruction booklet.

SKILL LEVEL – Improvers

 

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Lightweight drapey fabrics that feel nice against the skin, such as cotton lawn, voile, viscose (rayon) or silk satin. Best to avoid directional prints as the camisole is cut on the bias and the shorts on the straight grain.

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – 1.4m (1 5/8 yards) x 150cm (60in) wide for sizes 1-4
    OR 1.8m (2 yards) x 150cm wide for sizes 5-8
    OR 1.8m (2 yards) x 115cm (45in) wide for sizes 1-4
    OR 2m (2 ¼ yards) x 115cm (45in) wide for sizes 5-8
  • Matching thread
  • Your mid-hip measurement in 9-12mm (1/2in) wide elastic
  • Sewing machine and basic tools

 

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FRANCOISE DRESS-Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50 Sold By: : The Sewcial Studio

INDIGO TOP & DRESS-Tilly and the Button

£14.50

INDIGO TOP & DRESS

Cute, comfy and effortlessly stylish, the Indigo smock has no fiddly fastenings so you can throw it on and go. Sew it with classic gathered seams or elevate it to a stand-out piece in your wardrobe with the pretty exposed frill seam.

Indigo has a bodice shaped with bust darts, gently curved empire waistline, and floaty gathered skirt. Make it as a top with dipped hem ending at the low hip, or a knee-length dress with straight hem and pockets (yay!). Choose from three-quarter flounce sleeves or slim-fitting bracelet sleeves. You’ll want to wear one every day of the week.

Indigo includes jargon-busting instructions, helpful sewing tips, and colour photos showing you each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

SKILL LEVEL – Confident beginners

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics with drape such as cotton lawn, chambray, viscose (rayon), tencel, double gauze, crepe de chine, or georgette.

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MARIGOLD-Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50 Sold By: : The Sewcial Studio

MARTHA DRESS-Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50 £10.00

We just love the Martha Dress from Tilly & the Buttons, with all its step-by-step instructions.

The Martha dress is fitted with bust darts and gentle princess seam panels at the bodice, flowing into a flattering bias-cut panelled skirt. It features a contemporary Mandarin collar and closes with an invisible zip at the back. Choose from short sleeves or three quarter length bell sleeves, with demure knee length or flirty mini hemline.

Martha can be worn to work or to play, with sunglasses and wedges in the Summer, or with knitted tights and boots in the winter.

Like all Tilly and the Buttons sewing patterns, Martha includes easy-to-follow instructions with photos showing you how to sew each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

PRINTED PATTERN – You’ll receive a gorgeous printed package in the post containing full scale pattern sheets and a colour instruction booklet.

SKILL LEVEL – Improvers

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Light- to medium-weight fabrics, such as viscose (rayon), silk or polyester crêpe de chine, cotton lawn, chambray, broderie anglaise, double knit with little stretch, lighter weight wool. Avoid directional prints as the skirt is cut on the bias (at an angle). How about adding a lace trim to the bodice or piping the princess seams?

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MILA- TILLY AND THE BUTTONS

£14.50

MILA DUNGAREES 

Sew your own dungarees for a casual everyday look that’s bang on trend. The Mila dungarees are slim fitting on the hips and legs, with stylish side button openings and essential pockets on the front bib and booty. Make them in a woven fabric with a touch of stretch for comfort and fit.

Cute, practical and great for all seasons, wear your Mila dungarees with a t-shirt, button-down shirt or roll neck sweater.

Like all Tilly and the Buttons sewing patterns, Mila includes jargon-busting instructions, helpful sewing tips, and colour photos showing you each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

SKILL LEVEL – Confident beginners

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Medium weight stretch denim, needlecord or woven cotton with at least 2% lycra or spandex.

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – 2m (2¼ yards) x 150cm (60in) wide OR 2.8m (3 yards) x 115cm (45in) wide
  • Matching thread
  • 0.4m (3/8 yards) iron-on interfacing (similar weight to your fabric)
  • 2 x 30-35mm (1¼ – 1½in) wide dungaree buckles (or 2 x buttons)
  • 6 x 15mm (5/8in) buttons
  • Optional: Contrast colour topstitch thread and topstitch/embroidery needle
  • Sewing machine and basic tools
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Ness Skirt – Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50

NESS SKIRT

Elevate your sewing with this classic fly front skirt pattern. Ness looks stylish year-round, paired with a t-shirt in summer or a roll neck in winter. The straight skirt has a shaped waistband and curved back yoke for a flattering fit.

Choose from mini version or below-the-knee hemline with centre front split. Details inspired by denim include a zip fly front, topstitched mock felled seams, belt loops, all-important in-seam pockets, plus optional back pockets for stashing your essentials. Let’s get stitching!

Ness includes jargon-busting instructions, helpful sewing tips, and colour photos showing you each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

SKILL LEVEL – Improvers

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Medium- to heavy-weight woven fabrics such as denim, corduroy, jacquard, gobelin (tapestry), drill or wool, preferably with a little stretch for comfort.

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Nora- Tilly and the Buttons

£14.50

NORA

Fill your wardrobe with quick and easy Nora tops. This modern style sweater or t-shirt has a boxy, oversized shape with drop shoulders and wide sleeves. Incredibly versatile, make it in a variety of fabrics – from jersey to sweater knits – to see you through the year in style.

Choose from slouchy high neck or narrow neckband; short, elbow-length or extra-long sleeves; with longline hem or cropped and stepped deep hem with side splits. Once you make one, you’ll be hooked!

Nora includes jargon-busting instructions, helpful sewing tips, and colour photos showing you each step – making it easy for you to create gorgeous clothes you can be proud to say you made yourself.

SKILL LEVEL – Confident beginners

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS – Light- to medium-weight knit fabric with at least 10% crosswise stretch, such as jersey, interlock, ponte, sweater knits or stretch velvet. TIP: Buy a bit extra and pre-wash it to allow for shrinkage before cutting.

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