Virginia Lindsay

Virginia LindsayVirginia Lindsay is a self-taught sewist and lover of all things fabric. She is the author of the popular sewing blog Gingercake and the designer behind the PDF pattern shop Gingercake Patterns and Design. She designs sewing patterns, several of which have been published by Simplicity. Her sewn items have been sold at many craft shows and her online shop,

Virginia is a mother of four and is happily married to her husband, Travis. She lives outside of Pittsburgh in Freeport, Pennsylvania. Her kids inspire her every day, and she spends a lot of time playing cards, watching soccer, throwing baseballs, and listening to piano practice. When she is not taking care of her big family, you will find her taking walks outside, vegetable gardening, and sewing away in her home sewing studio.

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By this author:
Make 1-Hour Gifts (contributor)
Make Pincushions (contributor)
Sewing to Sell—The Beginner's Guide to Starting a Craft Business
More Sewing to Sell—Take Your Handmade Business to the Next Level