Author archives: Gingerthread Girl

  • 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 [...]
  • The Sewing Weekender Review

  • Oh my... where the hell do I start? What a weekend. I am reeling from the excitement! I was lucky enough to manage to buy one of the hottest tickets in town, to The Sewing Weekender.  Seriously, tickets sold out in a heartbeat! This event was organised by the dream team of the English Girl at [...]
  • A swishy, summery Martha dress

  • So I have been one busy sewing bee, working flat out on this, my latest make, in time to wear to a very exciting sewing event this weekend. The Sewing Weekender, organised by The English Girl at Home and The Foldline, is taking place in Cambridge (lucky for me!) and I so wanted to have a new dre [...]
  • An Indoor Jungle Shirt Dress

  • Hello lovelies. So a little bit of a delay with this, my latest make (soz!). And before I get started, I just want to jump straight in and declare my love for this dress! It was somewhat rushed through the sewing room - out of a mixture of leaving it last-minute, and sheer excitement. Excitem [...]