Here at Minky Mamas, we are known for our beautiful, hand-sewn blankets. We started our company as a way to share love and comfort with people everywhere with our super soft and cozy blankets. We understand that blankets are for everyone no matter their age because everyone deserves to be comfortable whether they’re feeling unwell […]
There’s something very special about handmade gifts like hand-sewn blankets and scarves. Whether making one yourself or receiving one, it’s easy to feel the love and care the maker put into the craft. Hand sewing is an ancient art that requires precision and is for beginners and experts alike. Over the ages, it has evolved […]
During these uncertain times, it may be hard to feel connected to the ones we love. We think gifting a custom blanket is one way to help you feel closer to friends and family who are far away.
There’s no better way to offer someone comfort than with a hug. But what if you’re unable to be there for them in person? How about creating comfort with a Minky Mama’s blanket? Creating Comfort with a Minky Mama’s Blanket We think a handmade blanket is one of the best ways to show your love […]
Have you ever wondered what makes Minky blankets so much more special than other blankets? People are willing to pay more for a Minky blanket, and you may be wondering why. Today we’ll tell you how this fabric and material are different, and why we think it’s worth the investment.
What’s in Your Baby’s Crib? So, what kinds of accouterments belong in your baby’s crib with them at night? Be wary of blankies if your baby is less than 12 months of age. If your baby is less than a year old—whether or not your baby is awake, playing, or napping—no blankets or toys should […]
You’ve heard our own “mama” say it so many times: you get what you pay for. Now, it’s also true that you get what you can pay for: as you constantly work hard, battling through the rising costs of items and depressed wages to meet your family’s needs at the most cost-effective price, sometimes you’ve […]
Well, here it comes: after years of science projects, math homework, creative essays, sporting events, artistic performances, and standardized tests, your favorite high school student has finally graduated, and has been accepted into the college of their choice. You’re thrilled for them, of course: attending college—and living “on their own” for the first time, either […]
Before we list off a few creative ways to utilize minky fabrics in your sewing projects, we’d like to explain a bit about minky fabrics in general, and why it is the chosen material here at Minky Mamas. Minky is a unique type of microfiber plush fabric that is 100% polyester. Minky fabric is most […]