Sparkles & Stretchmarks: A UK Parenting & Pregnancy Blog: Pink Lining Mini Yummy Mummy Review and GIVEAWAY!

Sunday, 23 March 2014

Pink Lining Mini Yummy Mummy Review and GIVEAWAY!

As you may recall from my previous Pink Lining review, I am a HUGE fan of their gorgeous bags so when the very lovely people at Pink Lining HQ recently gave the opportunity to review one of their Mini Bags - I may have squealed a little!

The Mini Yummy Mummy Bags come in four beautiful styles at present...Flamingo, Pink Bicycle, Wise Owl and Woodland... I was momentarily torn between Woodland's beautiful green design with it's cute little deer prints but I quickly decided it had to be the owls!

With my choice made, I waited anxiously for its arrival...keen to see if this Mini version could equal it's full-size counterpart in the style and substance stakes!

My bag arrived a few days ago, and I was not disappointed!


 The bag is 27 cm long by 18 cm high, which sounded quite small when reading the dimensions on the website...but once it arrived it was clear that actually, this size is ideal once you get past the baby stage!

I can't be the only one out there who finds a full size changing bag just TOO BIG once baby has reached a certain age?!

Sure, when Tyne was a few months old we needed to take numerous bottles, nappies, a change of clothes, snacks, and all kinds of essentials out with us on every journey - and sure, if we're going out for a long day we still may need to take extra things so a changing bag is always handy.

But it feels that now he is 1, it is no longer necessary to carry around so much stuff - most of the time we are only nipping out for a few hours, and so all we need is 1 bottle and maybe a snack, a nappy or two and some wipes.

The Mini Yummy Mummy Wise Owl bag is IDEAL for this!


 There is plenty of room inside for all of those things, plus it still has the Pink Lining change mat inside and there is still room left for a few other essentials too and a zip section inside for loose change, etc.

There is also a back pocket perfect for keeping separate any wet bibs, etc...and a front pocket which is the perfect size for holding my phone and keys (It secures with a zip, so I needn't worry about losing them!)


The bag also comes with a detachable shoulder strap, which is perfect for hanging over prams if you prefer not to use as a clutch-style.

And - as we have all come to expect from Pink Lining - the design and material are of very high quality!

I absolutely adore the stylish, on-trend Owl design and the grey colour is just perfect as it will match any outfit!


 Personally, I am so glad to have a nice compact change bag to take out with me now instead of carrying around excess baggage - I adore the Mini Yummy Mummy!


Available from www.pinklining.com for £45.00

COMPETITION


The lovely people at Pink Lining are giving one lucky Sparkles & Stretchmarks reader the chance to win their choice of Mini Yummy Mummy bag!

To enter, just complete the Rafflecopter form below...The Winner will be announced on Mothers Day.

Good Luck!





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39 comments:

  1. I Love The MINI YUMMY MUMMY IN THE MEWS PINK BIKES: http://www.pinklining.com/uk/mini-yummy-mummy-in-the-mews

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  2. I love the woodland and the wise owl, they are all beautiful though :)

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  3. The wise owl one is amazing x

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  4. This would be perfect for an in-car emergency kit too! Love the idea :)

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  5. I really like the purple one :) great giveaway

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  6. I love the woodland design the most :)

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  7. Mini Yummy Mummy Wise Owl bag. Pretty, and would mix and match with many outfits.

    Rachel Craig

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  8. Love the owl designed one...

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  9. these bags are so stylish, really different to the normal boring changing bag.x

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  10. Oh how cute is that - I would never have guessed it would be a change bag. x

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  11. Pink lining bags are the best, such good quality.

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  12. http://www.pinklining.com/uk/mini-yummy-mummy-woodland

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  13. Lovely bag, wouldn't be big enough for my two, but we have a Queensdale Tote which is huge :)

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  14. they look really good quality with great funky designs

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  15. i'd pick the MINI YUMMY MUMMY FLAMINGO WALK

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  16. I love the Yummy Mummy bags - whenever I see someone out with one I say to myself -I know where you got that from!!!

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  17. always dreamed of owning a pink lining bag

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  18. These are lovely and a great idea.

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  19. I have the bigger bag as my main changing bag and I adore it! x

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  20. cute!

    I love the owls :)

    Catherine x

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  21. That Owl bag, is just too cute!

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  22. MINI YUMMY MUMMY WISE OWL, love owls!!!

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  23. I love the owls design. Anything with owls on is appealing to me at the moment!

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  24. Love the woodland version, so pretty!

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  25. They are so pretty - Im going to buy one to pop in a hamper for my niece who is expecting!

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  26. Can't go wrong with a cool owl design

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  27. The Woodland design is my favourite x

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