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Tilda's Toy Box

Learn to sew beautiful toys and soft furnishings for children with Tilda’s Toy Box. This stunning collection of projects from the creator of the popular Tilda brand.

World-renowned craft designer Tone Finnanger of Tilda brings her talents to soft toys and gifts for children – from adorable dolls to funky monkeys and swashbuckling pirates – in this paperback edition of her bestselling book. Tilda’s Toy Box will show you how to make a wide range of beautiful soft toys and gifts for kids, plus beautiful quilts and pillows for children’s bedrooms. Discover simple sewing patterns for adorably plump dolls with a range of outfits and accessories, cute jungle creatures such as monkeys and parrots, and sea-themed creations such as pirates, whales and fish. Exquisitely presented in her trademark style, this book will delight Tilda fans everywhere with its achievable patterns and charming styled photography.

Tone Finnanger is the founder and sole designer of the Tilda brand, which she started in 1999 at the age of 25. Tone grew up in Oslo, the capital of Norway, and now lives and works on a small island in the Oslo fjord. Her education is in classic painting and graphic design. 

Projects include:

Me and My Doll:
  • Dolls with different clothes and accessories
  • Doll’s doll
  • Traveling house bag for doll’s doll
  • Red and blue quilt
  • Red and blue patchwork pillow
  • Heart-shaped patchwork pillows
  • Sewing kit house
Life on the Ocean Waves:
  • Sweet whales
  • Sardines
  • Pirate doll
  • Sail and flags for the bed (to turn it into a boat)
Jungle Adventure:
  • Monkeys
  • Parrots
  • Patchwork snake
  • Fruit purses
  • Striped quilt
  • Monkey pillow

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