Profile

Cover photo
Jenny Young
Lives in Hastings, New Zealand
80 followers|5,271,072 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
My little girl recently started ballet lessons! So of course, I had to whip her up a cross-over top and ballet bag! The top is made from a scrummy blush pink merino fabric!
2
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
I forgot to share here! Recently I blogged about the little Liberty vest that I sewed for little Miss 3! #sewing   #libertyoflondon   #sewingforkids  
A quick glance at my blog would lead most to believe that I only sew for Pipi, or perhaps, even that I only have one child! And yes, while most of my recent makes have been for this little button, first let me justify that fa...
1
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Check out the blog for details of the rabbit bonnet that I made Pipi! #sewing   #sewingforkids   #NZblogger  
As I mentioned in my last post about Pipi's birthday, I made her a few homemade presents this year. One of these handmade gifts was this bunny hat/ rabbit bonnet which I made using this pattern from 'Sewing in No Man's Land'...
1
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Check out my blog post about the newly released 'Katie-Pie Play Dress' (pattern by +Lydia Persson of #Littlekiwiscloset ) ... it's a super versatile little knit dress with sizes NB-12 years! More on the blog... #isew   #sewingnz   #sewingforkids  
I have some exciting news - the Katie-Pie play dress, the latest PDF to be designed by Lydia of Little Kiwis Closet is here! It’s a gorgeous knit dress that while it’s very pretty, as that it’s made out of comfortable knit fa...
2
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Freshly blogged: I've just posted about my latest sew, The Take Flight Dolman top - a women's pdf pattern released by +Lydia Persson (Little Kiwi's Closet) today! #isew   #handmadewardrobe   #sewingnz   #selfishsewing  
After having the sad realisation that I hadn’t managed to sew anything for myself this Summer, I bit the bullet and signed up to pattern test ‘'Women's Take Flight Dolman'’ top - the latest PDF pattern designed by Lydia of ...
2
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
We've had a lovely Summer break and I've blogged about it! Part 1 is up on the blog now! I hope you've had some nice holidays too! #Summerholidays   #holidayseason   #newzealand  
Wow! No time no blog! We’ve been enjoying the most lovely Summer holidays. I haven’t pulled out my DSLR that much preferring to take most of my pics on my phone and then share to Instagram. (Gosh haven’t the cameras on phone...
2
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Sharing a work in progress ... I'm making my son a lightning bolt quilt using foundation paper piecing. This is how it looks so far...

#sewing   #quilting   #foundationpaperpiecing   #lightningboltquilt  
I have a new project on the go, and I have to say – I’m rather excited about it! It’s nice, first of all to be sewing something for my boy! It really does feel like it’s been a while! It’s also nice to be quilting again. I ha...
2
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
I recently did a bit of Winter sewing and made by youngest these merino singlets. More details on the blog! #sewing   #sewingforkids   #merino  
After experiencing a pretty mild Autumn here in the Hawkes Bay (NZ), we have recently been hit with a bit of a cold snap. It’s official, Winter has definitely arrived! My Mother-in-law had kindly nabbed me this grey merino fa...
1
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Our little Pipi Grace recently turned 3! See the blog to read more about her special day! #kidsbirthdays   #birthday  
On the 9th of May, my little baby turned three! OK, OK …so I know technically she’s not a baby anymore, but it honestly only feels like yesterday that this happened! Where have those 3 years gone?!? To celebrate we had a casu...
1
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
My blog post about #theclementine  dress is live now! (pattern by Amelie and Atticus) #isew   #sewingforkids   #amelieandatticus  
How adorable are my girls, right? They really do look so sweet in vintage style clothing, and this was what first drew me to The Clementine Dress by Amelie and Atticus, with it’s dear little peter pan collar and delightful A-...
1
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
And here's the part 2 of blog posts about our holiday adventures, this one is about our lovely camping holiday at Mahia! #camping   #campingwithkids   #Mahia   #NZ   #summerholidays  
We’ve just enjoyed a lovely week-long camping holiday at beautiful Mahia. (A Peninsula located on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island, between Napier and Gisborne.) My Dad, step Mum (“Poppa” and “Granny Lynn”) and br...
2
Add a comment...

Jenny Young

Shared publicly  - 
 
Check out what I sewed in 2015! My year in sewing {2015} a review is now on the blog! #isew   #sewing   #handmade   #sewingforkids   #selfishsewing  
As the year wraps up I’ve been reflecting on a lot of things, including the things that I’ve made during the year. As usual there are a lot of things on my ‘to make’ list that I never quite got around too (most of which come ...
1
Add a comment...
Story
Introduction
I'm a Wife, Mama and crafter.Together with my family, we live in beautiful NZ
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Hastings, New Zealand
Links
Contributor to
Work
Occupation
Stay at home Mum
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Relationship
Married