DIY & How to

Sewing hacks
Kelsey Lafleur

Adding a Sash to the Relaxed Peplum

Hi there!  Kelsey from Mamma Can Do It here to give you a quick and fun hack for any of the Relaxed Peplum Patterns.  This hack will also work well with all of Mamma Can Do It’s Adalynn Dress collection!  Adding a sash is a fun way for any girl or lady to add a

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Fitting
Rachelle Bigham

Full Bust Adjustment–What every sewist should know.

Nothing is more frustrating then working hard to make a lovely top for yourself and having it NOT FIT!!! One of the hardest areas to get a proper fit is in the bust area. When I first started sewing and buying patterns I assumed that if I used my full bust measurement then the pattern

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Sewing hacks
Laura Hardy

Relaxed Peplum Top High-Low Half Circle Skirt Hack

First off let me start by saying that I am not much of a writer or photographer. So sorry in advance.  This will probably not be the best or prettiest blog post you’ve ever read. Haha! But, it is a pretty easy hack and I love how mine turned out! Well shall we move on?

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Sewing hacks
Rachel S

Relaxed Peplum: Nursing Friendly Modification

Have you tried the new peplum from Mamma Can Do It yet? I have, and I absolutely love the women’s versions I’ve made for myself and the girl’s my daughter. I did run into one roadblock though: I am still nursing my youngest which is a little difficult with the this top as written. I

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Sewing hacks
Rachel S

Relaxed Peplum with Woven

I had the pleasure of sewing something new this week: The Relaxed Peplum from Mamma Can Do It . This exciting new pattern is loaded with different skirt options and available in girl’s and women’s sizes. My first time (actually second time) sewing up this new shirt I followed the instructions and fabric recommendations, but as I sat

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Fitting
Laura

Full Bust Adjustment – Peplum Top

I’m so excited about the release of the Mamma Can Do It Relaxed Fit Peplum pattern! I’m Laura, I usually blog at www.KittyMakesIt.com but I’m happy to do a guest piece here for the new MCDI Peplum top!  You can follow me on Instagram @KittyMakesIt This pattern was so fun to test!  I love working with

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Sewing hacks
Annie Cunniff

Relaxed Peplum Top and Tunic MATERNITY HACK with Annie

Hey y’all, Feel free to check out my personal blog HERE! I have tons of cool ideas, hacks & tutorials for tons of patterns. Today I’m going to be showing you a very easy maternity hack on MCDI’s newest top–The Relaxed Peplum Top & Tunic. It comes in sizes 00-20 and its ON SALE right

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Alternative Waistband for Women’t Fit Pants

Hi. I’m Mary Kaye Cole, a wife, Grammy and sewer, errrr sewist, ummm seamstress…whatever, I like to sew! Necessity is often the mother of invention, and certainly was the case with my new cute Mamma Can Do It skinny Fit Pants in this gorgeous 17 oz turquoise supplex from Phee Fabrics. I thought I had more yardage of

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Sewing hacks
Larissa Gibbs

Adalynn Woven Hack with Gina

Ever since the release customers have asked if this specific pattern, despite being made for stretch fabrics, could be used with woven fabrics, meaning no stretch within the fabric choice. The answer is yes with a few simple modifications! Check out how Gina upcycles a ladies tank into a woven adalynn!   Here is the

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Cut File Tips & Tricks
Kelsey Lafleur

Tips and Tricks for Applying Cut File Vinyl with a Home Iron

Mamma Can Do It recently started carrying Cut File Designs on our site.  If you are unfamiliar with cut files, they are digital designs that you can download for die cutting machines for application on fabric, signs, glass, and mugs just to name a few.  You can also use these machines for paper crafts and

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