Category Archives: Sewing

Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along – Day 4

  Alright we are in the final stretch of the Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along! For day four we are going to put all of our pieces together.   First we are going to layer our pieces in the following order. Place your back lining right side up, followed by your shorts front, also right […]

Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along – Day 3

Welcome to day three of the Berry Bubble Shorts sew along. In the last post we worked on getting our fronts ready for the front and side yokes. Today we are going to put those pieces together and also start on the backs of our shorts.   Mark the center of your front yoke and with it […]

Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along – Day 2

Welcome to day 2 of our Berry Bubble Shorts sew along! In this post we are going to work on adding our pockets and sewing the two front pieces together.   Place one of your pocket bags onto your shorts with wrong sides together. Line up the curved edges and baste the pocket in place. Repeat […]

Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along – Day 1

  Welcome to the first day of the Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along! If you haven’t already, first check out our welcome post for details of our sponsors and prizes. Then let’s get started sewing!   The first thing you want to do is mark your pleats on your front and back pieces on both […]

Berry Bubble Shorts Sew Along – Welcome

  Hi, everyone! Welcome to the first Mummykins and Me Sew Along! If you’re new to sew alongs, don’t worry, it’s pretty easy to follow and comes with the chance to win fabric and patterns! This sew along will be for the super cute Berry Bubble Shorts and over the course of a week we will be […]

Child’s Amsterdam Coat Facing Tutorial

About to try the Child’s Amsterdam Coat? If you haven’t put facings on a coat before, this step can be a little tricky. Here’s a coat facing tutorial with a few tips to help you imagine how it goes together… 1. Imagine these are your fabric pieces… Lay them in front of you with right […]

New coat pattern perfect for all seasons!

The Amsterdam All-Weather Coat is here and ooooh it’s so lovely! It makes a perfect light-weight Spring coat, a sturdy cute Raincoat or even a snug winter coat. It’s super versatile and with all raw edges hidden, it’s as beautiful inside as it is out! It comes in sizes ladies XXS to 5XL, or unisex […]

Free Summer Peplum Top Hack

Voila! A Pretty Party Peplum Top

We’ve just seen the most awesome peplum top hack that Leanne Miller of Millie’s Place Handmade did to the Pretty Party Dress… she’s turned it from a fully lined party dress to an unlined peplum top for summer. Love love love <3 Not only is it totally adorbs but she’s put up a tutorial showing step-by-step what […]

Hooded Fox Towel Tutorial and Free Pattern

Today I’m going to show you how I made this cute fox towel. Hooded towels are pretty easy to sew up and are great for toddlers and older kids who have outgrown their hooded baby towels. We have included a free pattern for this towel. When  you print it out, make sure that you are […]