Stallholder Profile for Tibby Little
Your name: Elizabeth (Tibby) Little
Your business name and facebook/website name and link: Tibby Little www.facebook.com/TibbyLittleAUS Instagram: @TibbyLittle
The suburb/town you live in now: Currimundi
What is it that you make and what skills do you use?: Handmade children’s clothing such as dresses, rompers, shorts, harem pants.
What inspired you to start your business?: I began making clothes when I was on maternity leave from teaching with my first child. I have been sewing since i was a very young girl, my mother was a pattern maker and sewer.
How long have you been creating?: Since 2011.
Is it a full time/part time hobby or business?: Part time hobby for me as I am a full time teacher normally but on maternity leave with my 3rd.
Where do you sell your creations?: Twilight Caloundra markets, Sunshine Coast Collective market and other markets in the area plus now at The Handmade Expo. Also sell via Facebook.
What makes you so special or different?: Each piece is unique; one of a kind and finished to a very high quality. Patterns are created by my mother who had similar dresses when she was a child.
What is the most rewarding part of what you do?: Seeing my little outfits getting around on the coast or when I am send thank you letters and photos by happy customers.
What is your favourite product to make?: I love my dress sets and the rompers!
Do you teach classes or workshops?: No