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"Loved it!!" I ordered another one after getting this one. Perfect for summer!! Great quality fabric and hand-made, fresh and lights pjs!! Thanks Emily once more"

[Maria, Hong Kong, June 2022]

"I absolutely love mine. By far the best PJ's I've ever had xx" [Claire, June 2022]

"Such a lovely nightie and excellent customer service. Will definitely buy again" [Olenka, Shropshire, June 2022]

"Really beautiful, delighted with my purchase!" [Lucy, Cirencester, June 2022]

"Amazing customer service, beautiful detail and perfect fit. I loved the cotton lace trim and craftsmanship. I highly recommend this shop and can’t wait to order something again." [Amy, Canada, April 2022]

"Great customer service, great fit, quality and attention to detail. Arrived quickly in time for the bank holiday weekend, as I left it quite late to order a Jubilee themed outfit. And as you can see, my little one's face speaks for itself, she loved wearing it and was comfortable all day. Thank you! x" Ellen, Northampton, April 2022]

"It is a beautiful nightgown and my daughter wears it constantly. I wish there was a longer version as it's a bit short but it is a beautiful, breathable and even when a bit wrinkly - very classy." [Kelly, Canada, Feb 2022]

"I am very happy with buying from this shop and can only recommend. The seller responded to my message quickly, and I am grateful that she was able to accomodate my request in a busy time before Christmas. Shipped quickly, packaged beautifully and excellent quality item. - Really nothing you could wish for more. Thank you!" [Hilke, Jan 2022]

"Really beautifully made and great quality. Very impressed with the speed which they arrived especially as they were made to order as the size I needed wasn’t in stock. Thankyou! Very happy." [Gabriel, Crowborough, Dec 2021]

"This is my third nightgown purchase. My granddaughter thinks this gown is the cuddliest, snuggliest nightgown ever. I know its construction is top notch. Add in the attractive design and fabric quality and you get the perfect nightgown." [Jean, USA, Dec 2021]

"I am so obsessed with the beautiful pjs you so kindly gave me I have ordered a winter pair! The fit is just amazing and I LOVE the pockets!" [Clare, London, Nov 2021]

"They are the most comfortable warm pjs - I love them" [Suzy, N.Cornwall, Nov 2021] 

"The shop owner went out of her way to answer my sizing needs. I felt the customer service was above and beyond expectations. The nightdress arrived beautifully packaged in good time. It’s hard to tell from a photograph just how well made these are. A whole lot of skills right there. So soft. I’m absolutely delighted and will definitely be ordering again. Every little detail is perfect from the label to the lace. This is what Etsy should be all about. Bespoke ordering at its best. Thank you." [Cara, Truro, Oct 2021]

I can safely say my daughter loves her nightie and the quality is second to none. My youngest is after one now! 

Sussex, [Winter wendy nightie, August 2021]

Thanks so much, Emily - they arrived yesterday and I love them!!! 

Lucy, [Ladies pj's, July 2021]

Received my pjs…totally love them thank you. They are better than Donald & Dempsey! Love the fabric. Literally love them…perfect fit too xxxx

Emma, Wandsworth, [Ladies pj's, July 2021]

"I absolutely love them - thank you! They're the first summer pyjamas I've bought in a decade and I'm so pleased :) I love having the pockets and the trim & they've very comfortable. My mum has adored seeing the children in the things you made for them in the Spring; she wants to give them some warmer pyjamas for Christmas. Thank you so much for such lovely things!" Claire, Stansted [ladies pjs, July 2021] 

"Fantastic, beautiful, charming!! Loved to see the video of you in action and the creation displayed in your garden, sublime! Not enough words to express what your work means to me. My daughter uses ALOT her 2 nighties, she loves them. Maria, Hong Kong [June 2021]

"Just received the masks. Lovely fabric. Absolutely love these masks! They are comfy and super resistant as I wash them very very frequently! They are a true success!" Pilar, [April 2021]

"Just to say that I have nothing but praise for your little business.  You sent the items very promptly and I just love the fact that the contact with you is so personal. I only wish I had small children (or even small grandchildren, now that ours are all grown up) so that I could support you more fully.

Very best wishes and God bless your enterprise." Jenny, Cobham [Mar 2021] 

"Huge success!! Thank you so much! She loves it. She has been living in it and still wears her old one even though it's a little small now! x" Tash, West Molesey [Winter nightie, Dec 2020]

"Maddy LOVES her new nightie! Thank you so much. The fabric and detail are beautiful, and as predicted she is wearing it as much as possible!". Claire, Bath [Winter nightie, 9-10yrs, Dec 2020]

"The girls absolutely adore their dresses, thank you so much. We are really amazed by your beautiful creations". Brigitte, The Netherlands [2 winter nighties, 2 dolly nighties, 1 romper, Dec 2020] 

"They've worn them every night since Christmas. They (and me) love them! They both look so gorgeous in their pjs they have been a big hit!" Chloe, Surrey [winter nightie and winter pjs, Dec 2020]

"The nightie and PJs have arrived and the girls love them - thank you! My eldest is now asking for a long nightie so I'm sure I'll be in touch again soon!" Rachel, London [winter nightie and pretty polly pj's, Dec 2020]

"My daughter LOVES her nightie and mask. She wears both every day. I have to wash the nightie during the day when she's at school and the mask at night so that it's ready for the next day. Thank you so much!! Stevie, Tenerife [Winter nightie and mask, Dec 2020]

"Beautiful nightgowns. Stitching and attention to detail is awesome. Emily knew they were Christmas presents for my granddaughters and they arrived beautifully wrapped. I am sure I will order again!" Joan, Ontario Canada [2 snowmen nighties, Nov 2020] 

"My grand daughter loved her nightgown, she’s been wearing it non stop, beautiful, thanks Emily". Irene, Tonbridge [Blue Woodland, Winter nightie, Oct 2020]

"Hi! I want to say thank you so much for the beautiful nightdress I ordered for our granddaughter Iona. She'll be six on October 6th, so it is now wrapped and ready. I know she will love it and I do love the style, from what seems long ago, when children had childhoods, and had actual children's clothes. The quality of your work is wonderful and no doubt I will be back! Grandparents, isolated by Covid restrictions take comfort in sending presents!" Jeannie, Staffordshire [Snowflake winter nightie, Sept 2020]

"Thank you very much for the beautiful nightie and little bonus mask to match! She was very excited about having her own mask! The nightie has been a total hit!" Emma, Reading [Summer wendy nightie and mask, Sept 2020]

"Beautiful. My granddaughter was very happy with her new nightwear. Well made and very nice fabric." Jan, West Sussex [Blue Woodland winter nightie, Aug 2020]

"Thank you for making such gorgeous things for them to wear. I can't see her having a shortage of options as she'll inherit her sister's in due course! And who knows, their children might wear them one day. They are treasured items."

William, Southfields [Pretty Polly PJ's and wendy nightie, Aug 2020]

"Hello from Denver. I LOVE these jammies and they fit perfectly. They far exceed my expectations for style and quality. Your sewing work is beautiful and I will definitely be ordering again. Thank you so much!" Blakely, USA [Wendy Nightie and Pretty Polly PJ's, age 5/6, July 2020]

"Our boys live in their Thimble pj's, and they are about the only clothes they haven't worn holes in... credit to the super quality." Lulu, Surrey [Classic boys pjs, age 5 and 8]

"Thank you so much! The girls absolutely love their nighties and S loves the Aladdin bottoms!" Natalie, Raynes Park

"Beautifully designed and handmade. Beatrice loves her Pyjamas xx"

Morag, Wimbledon 


"Perfect fit. Stunning. We just need the warmer weather to come back"

Ulli, New Malden [Swiss Dobby Floral summer nightie, age 6]


"I would like another nightie for my 6 year old. she absolutely loves her unicorn one and I would also love to have one for my 4 year old"

Natalie, Raynes Park 

"It's gorgeous. Not a single itch. She wants to wear it all day every day! Might need to get a dress to match."

Cath, Plymouth [Blue floral summer nightie, age 9].

"It looks amazing. Thank you so so much Emily. It is incredible"

Anna, Wandsworth [Blue floral summer nightie, age 9].

"Hello, just to let you know I have received my order and they are absolutely amazing. So beautiful. She is going to love them. I will be ordering matching dresses next! Thank you sooooooo much"

Melissa, Sheffield [Rose bud nightie and matching dolly nightie].


"We are in receipt of the gorgeous dress and it is being worn proudly today! Someone commented on it this morning and I have passed on your details!! Thanks once again. Beautifully made xxx"

Larissa, Ghana [V back dress]

"She cannot stop twirling!! Really love the length. I cannot believe how quickly you can make something so beautiful".

Suzie [V back dress]

"I knew I was backing a winner. A huge well done to Emily for being featured in Tatler magazine for her beautifully handcrafted nighties and children's wear. Each item a work of art. I'm so happy to see all your hard work paying off."

Charlotte Carter Photography, Reading

"Love it. She cannot stop twirling!! Really love the length. I really cannot believe how quickly you can make something so beautiful."

Suzie, Reading [V back dress]

"Thank you for the nightie, it's lovely. Sofia is super happy!"

Tanya, Worcestor Park

"Just got home and found your parcel in the post box - thank you! Liddy wanted to put it on straight away, she's so excited!"

Susie, Chepstow [Wendy nightie]

"We both absolutely love the nightie and it fits perfectly, thank you. I was instantly transported back to my childhood, very nostalgic. It really is beautiful."

Emily, Wimbledon

"Hi Emily, the nightie arrived in the post today, I'm absolutely delighted with it, it's beautiful! I'm feeling quite nostalgic as it reminds me of my childhood too! Thanks a million x"

Carolyn, Aberdeenshire 

"It's arrived and it's absolutely beautiful!! My brother in law is going to melt when he sees Effie in that nightie! Thank you so much!"

Tash, Surrey

"The nightie arrived today, it's gorgeous!!! I'm in love with it."

Donna, London

"These are the cutest shorts I've ever bought for my son. They fit perfectly and I can't wait to pop them on him this summer and revel in the compliments from everyone. Seriously lovely. And totally unique".

Laura, Hatfield

"It’s arrived and it’s beautiful, thank you. Lexi adores it and wants to wear it to school. She did take it to Show and Tell yesterday! Thanks so much".
Anna, Godalming

"Thanks so much for Skylar's dress, it fits beautifully! It's so pretty! Even Jack said she looks beautiful!"

Emily, Worcester Park

"I've been meaning to message to say how wonderful Rose's nightie is! It's beautiful and she loves it very much. She's worn it almost every day and shown it to everyone! Well done you, we hope that the business is a huge success".
Oli, Cornwall

"It’s just heaven - fits perfectly, thank you".
Lucinda, Hants

"Just received my package today, all beautifully packaged up and labelled. Thank you so much! Excited."
Sophie, Wandsworth

"My friend gave me a nightie of yours for my daughter and we absolutely love it and would like to order another one!"
Marion, Surrey

"Hi Emily, it arrived today - thank you so much. The nightie is just INCREDIBLE - I love it. might be forced to dress Wilf in one just because!"
Rebecca, Battersea

"The PJ's have arrived. They're exquisite. Can't wait to show Elle's"

Charlotte, Reading

"PJ’s arrived yesterday and I have to say they are bloomin gorgeous! Annie couldn’t wait to put them on! She wanted to wear the top out! She’s now asked for a nighty! Might have to put another order in for her birthday."

Emma, Reading


"We are thrilled! Thank you so much!"

Anna, Wandsworth 


"Oh my gosh, I just opened them to have a peek and they are even more beautiful than I imagined. They are so beautifully made. Thank you." 

Gin, Worcester Park

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Emily O'Connell
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My sewing room is at my home in SW London

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