Author archives: Gingerthread Girl

  • SewCam: The Review Blog Post

  • I’m still in recovery from SewCam happening, but oh man… I need to tell you… it went SO well! I hope this doesn’t sound like I’m blowing my own trumpet, but I really can’t believe how amazing it all was! It all took place on Sunday 9th December 2018, and we all assembled from 10am, in the main ha [...]
  • SewCam: The Goody Bag Revealed!

  • I thought I'd just post a quickie blog, to show you the SewCam goody bags - yay! True that I am biased, but I think this is one of the best goody bags of sewing-related goodness that I have ever seen. I hope you agree! And all of this is thanks to these incredibly generous brands, giving lots of [...]
  • Christmas Wreath Workshop Fun!

  • I had a super fun day yesterday, catching up with a bunch of my friends at an incredible wreath making workshop! Me and the girls always like to meet up for a Christmassy get-together - last year we went to see Love Actually in London with a live orchestra. So this year we were excited to try a diff [...]
  • My Sewing Room

  • POST SPONSORED BY BROTHER SEWING UK Hello sewing fans! I haven’t shared photos of my sewing room on the blog in years, and there have been a few tweaks here and there. So I am excited to share new photos with you. Here it is in all of its glory (after days and days of tidying/cleaning/hoovering [...]
  • My Christmas Gift Guide for Sewists

  • I cannot believe we are here, but I *think* it's officially the countdown to Christmas! So I've put together a little list of my favourite items for gifting to any sewist out there. A few of the items I already own, and they have been such lovely gifts to receive in the past that I really wanted [...]
  • Teal Linen-Viscose Jenny Overalls

  • I loved the Jenny Overalls so much the first time round, I just had to make some more! After I made my first pair (here), I swiftly sourced more fabric from Like Sew Amazing to make a second pair. As soon as I laid eyes on the colour of this one I was sold. It's a beautiful shade of teal whic [...]
  • A Birthday Nora Top Treat!

  • Super excited to have teamed up with my lovely ‘sewing wife’, Sarah from Like Sew Amazing on this latest make. If you have followed me for a while, you might already know that the deep love of sewing is not the only thing Sarah and I have in common – we also share the same birthday! Birthday twins, [...]
  • The Cosiest I Am Zebre Sweater

  • It’s official guys – sweater weather is well and truly upon us. And I couldn’t be happier. Why? Because Autumn is my fav. The colours, the crispy coldness (only it has to be sunny too for me to be ok with this part!), the crunchy leaves under foot, fireworks, pumpkins, hot chocolates and oh – No [...]