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Bush babies.

Following on from our last post, the first drop, or droplet, of 'Bush Magic' by RWB is now in store. The styles are easy to wear, and the prints are even more vivid and darling than remembered. Many of them are a trip down memory lane, having been designed using original artwork by the inimitable [...]

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Pre-order launched.

Milly Sleeping is now offering a pre-order service! In case you're not familiar with the concept, this enables you to place an order for an item not yet available in the shop. It is basically best for scenarios where the incoming pieces are likely to be very popular ... We encourage you to put a 30% [...]

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Staff picks.

A selection of firm and fanciful favourites from amid the current back room sale (AKA things I will try on tonight when the shop shuts). Most of these garments are not currently available in the online shop but they can be purchased remotely nonetheless using the old email and the old credit card or even [...]

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Back ...

Elgin Street HQ is open, returned to regular trading hours, and bringing in 2015 with a big back room sale. Welcome new year. (No thanks heat wave). *Hello and goodbye.

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Holiday sale.

Milly Sleeping is open today (Saturday Dec. 27) until 5pm. It's our last shift of the year, and if you happen to be able to race in, you'll be offered some sweet discounts on current full-priced items, as well as garments and accessories already reduced. If you're shopping online only, you can redeem the same discounts [...]

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Last but not least on the wish list ... A Milly Sleeping gift voucher and hand-painted card - available for any value by emailing leah@millysleeping.com (or popping by the shop).The ultimate penultimate - brass hair clips by ACV Studio (aka Anna Varendorff)... Currently available in store only.Magical collage prints, created by the ever-obliging, ever-lovely and ever-clever Gracia Haby [...]

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In one ear.

Wendy dropped by during the mild chaos of a Milly Saturday morning to help us show off a few recent additions to the shop, including the new colour way in the amazing Soot. flower knit pieces, a wonderful suite of collage prints (titled 'Salvaged Relatives') by Gracia & Louise, plus the stunning ACV Studio collection by Anna Varendorff. [...]

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ACV Studio.

ACV Studio is the new moniker and project space for jeweller/sculptor Anna Varendorff - created to differentiate the various facets of her work. Janette and I are delighted to help Anna introduce this concept, through a simply beautiful collection of brass hair clips and single brass stud earrings. I just knew the camera would feel [...]

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Bella who is bella.

This is Bella. Like Emily, Bella is a poet and an unassuming adventurer. She takes beautiful photographs and owns so many cameras that she can't say how many cameras she has. I do know that she has made a hobby, or a habit, of selling her household possessions on ebay, in order to acquire more cameras. [...]

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Pink party.

It seems like ages ago that Emily spent an afternoon with me (and the cats) at Milly Sleeping. We took dozens of lovely images. Emily is a writer of poetry and other texts, a recent traveller, a collaborator to artist Naomi Bishop (who has developed various beautiful cloth prints with Tettmann.Doust) and a very obliging and [...]

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