Author archives: Gingerthread Girl

  • A Coco Fit for a Baby Bump!

  • Being a Tilly and the Buttons super fan, I even surprised myself for taking this long to try a Coco dress! I might be heavily pregnant, but thought I'd make one now just for fun, to see if it would work. I just decided to just try making a larger size than I normally would, with no fancy mate [...]
  • Ironing Board Cover Makeover

  • So I’ve been busy nesting lately. Except not with preparing a nursery or anything… instead I have been tarting up my sewing room. Obviously. Got my priorities sorted! I made this jazzy ironing board cover following this fab tutorial on the Tilly and the Buttons website. It was so quick and ea [...]
  • My Top 10 Christmas Gift Ideas!

  • With just under a week to go until all hell breaks loose for the dreaded 'Black Friday', I thought I'd get ahead of the game and post my favourite picks of sewing-related Christmas gifts. Despite being a grown adult, I still love writing a Christmas list to give to my mum. The only difference is the [...]
  • A sneak peek inside the-S box!

  • I'm one of those really annoying people who starts banging on about Christmas during the heat of summer. Just to be honest! So you can probably guess the levels of excitement and girly squealing when I received this gorgeously festive crafty subscription box through the post. The lovely peopl [...]