Author archives: Gingerthread Girl

  • A Scuba Deer & Doe Zephyr Dress

  • I've been up to my old naptime tricks again... and somehow managed to rush a quick-sew project to wear to The GBSB Live on Saturday! As is my way, I left it so late to make this. And ended up rushing it off of the sewing machine at 11pm the night before I needed it. Classic Jen activity. Anyw [...]
  • I'm back to vlogging!

  • And here we have my first video since the baby arrival... 5 months down the line! And maybe includes a cameo from the little monkey! As well as me revealing the contents of my absolutely MEGA Sewing Weekender goody bag. Hope you all like! x
  • Some truly 'Ultimate' Pyjamas

  • Hello out there! It's been a while. If you follow me on Instagram, you may already know the reason for my radio silence on the blog... I had a baby! Born at the end of February, I had a gorgeous baby boy weighing a hefty 9lb 9oz (go me!). So I have been busy adjusting to motherhood and tortur [...]
  • 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 [...]