Love at First Stitch: Demystifying Dressmaking by Tilly Walnes


Love at First Stitch is the perfect book for beginner sewers! (Or for a more experienced sewer who loves the projects included in this book!).
Work through page by page to learn everything you’ll need to be a confident maker well on your way to sewing bliss.

This resource covers everything from setting up your sewing machine, to buttonholes and making your love of sewing into a lifestyle.
Some more topics covered are…

  • How to shop for fabric
  • Preparing your pattern
  • Fitting a dress
  • Understanding ease
  • French seams
  • Fabric covered buttons
  • Slip stitching and more…!


Includes full size patterns and instructions.
Sizes approx. 4 – 18 AU

  • Brigitte Scarf 
  • Margot Pyjama Pants
  • Delphine skirt
  • Megan dress
  • Clemence skirt
  • Mimi blouse
  • Lilou dress

Written by award winning Author Tilly Walnes, who best known for her London based pattern company Tilly and the Buttons.

191 Pages
20cm x 25cm x 1.9cm
2x double sided, full size pattern sheets.

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