It recently occurred to me that as I update my website with new product and older designs get replaced, all of my lovely designs just disappear into the internet wilderness. So I've decided to create blog post of each collection, so I have a record of them as the website changes with each season. With that in mind, here are my original TOTO & FIFI designs (from S/S 2017), they were the very first designs I created for this website and consisted of just four simple designs: They were drawn by TOTO & FIFI, and hand-printed by me.
Find TOTO & FIFI at The Mamahood Pop Up in East Dulwich from 15th June - 10th July. For full details visit The Mamahood. At the pop up you will find my HAPPY tee and my LOVE tee. As seen in the wonderful window display below:
We are super excited about our limited edition print by illustrator Emily Pillar. Emily and I met while doing our masters at Staffordshire University, and I have been an admired of her work from day one. So when I decided that I wanted a special print for TOTO & FIFI, Emily was naturally who I turned to. I was over the moon when she said yes, and then a few days later sent me this drawing: I set to work to turn it into a print, and it couldn't have been more perfect. Emily has wrote a lovely little...
Great news - TOTO & FIFI can now be found on THE MAMA TRIBE! The Mama Tribe is a wonderful community connecting like-minded Mums across the UK, who have started a small business while raising their little families. One of the more difficult parts of having your own business and being self-employed is that it can get a little lonely at times (I have always worked in big teams). Being part of these communities helps to make it a little less lonely, and you realise we are all in the same boat.