13TH – 15TH SEPTEMBER HAMPTON COURT

Tilly Walnes

Tilly and the Buttons

Tilly Walnes is the founder of dressmaking blog and store Tilly and The Buttons. Tilly made a name for herself in the sewing world back in 2010 when she started blogging about her sewing escapades. Since then, Tilly and her growing team have been developing patterns, books, and tutorials with the aim of demystifying dressmaking for the new wave maker. They have won 'Independent Sewing Pattern House' and 'Sewing Designer of the Year' 2019, and Tilly has been featured in The Guardian and The New York Times. Tilly was a contestant on the first series of The Great British Sewing Bee and has one of the most popular Instagram accounts for dressmakers in the UK.

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