VIDEO | Spring summer trends: Tie dye

cocomamastyle | trend video | tie dye

Elevate your tie dye from boho beach style to sleek work wear with inspiration from the likes of Altuzarra and Narciso Rodriquez on the catwalks. This more subtle dye-work has a contemporary feel and lends itself to a more grown-up wardrobe where these prints instantly update looks for the new season. Shop the video and 3 top tie dye […]

Outfit of the day | Updating a breton

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I’ve told you that stripes are big news this season and suggested alternatives to the Breton top (watch here and read here) and it’s such a big trend I’m not going to stop just there – so watch this space for more. In the meantime, if you’ve a drawer full of stripey tees, don’t throw them […]

Mini must-have | Little Creatures by EMU

cocomamastyle | Little Creatures | shoes | EMU Australia

There’s a definite style divide between Scandi-style minimalism and Gucci-esque maximalism in fashion right now and it’s not just us women who have to make the sartorial choice; the kidswear scene is also a tale of two styles with monochrome graphics vs retro rainbow brights – it’s a tough decision for our little ones. And as much as I try to […]

VIDEO | Spring Summer Trends: Stripes

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Stripes are next up in my Spring Summer Trends video mini series (watch the previous video here) but it’s not just about reaching for your favourite Breton – though you can still wear it – so this season think bold and bright. I’m easing you into the trend with the subtler end of the striped spectrum as it’s still […]

VIDEO | 60 second style: Shirt Tweaks

cocomamastyle | 60 second style video | shirt cuff roll

Style isn’t what you wear it’s how you wear it. I’m not sure who said this first so if no-one’s claiming it, I shall. OK? Deal. When I’m in a changing room with a client, advising them what to wear and how to wear it, one of the first things I notice is the expression on […]

Outfit of the day | Spring stripes

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It’s no surprise that stripes featured in Spring/Summer collections this year but – and I hate to disappoint you –  it isn’t just about your staple Breton tees. Think big and bold and look for alternative ways to wear your stripes this season. The Trend Varied directions, contrasting colours and stripe-on-stripe outfit combinations all proved popular […]

VIDEO | Spring Summer Trends: Cold Shoulder

cocomamastyle | trend video | cold shoulder

Watch the first short video in my Spring Summer Trends mini series with top tips on how to work the cold shoulder trend. It’s a trend detail that’s flattering no matter what your age, shape or size and adds interest to your look while also updating your style for the new season. Shop the video […]

Denim Style Guide | Skinny, Boyfriend & Flared jeans

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If there’s one item of clothing that I’m asked to help women with more than any other, it’s jeans. With so many fits, lengths, waistlines and washes to contend with, not to mention the endless variations across different brands, it’s a style minefield. And once you’ve found your perfect jean (and want to buy it in every […]

Mini must-have | Mini Miss KG shoes

Mini must have | cocomamastyle | Mini Miss KG kids shoes

Mini style latest: High street shoe brand ladies love, launches collection for girls. Seriously, what is not to love? That was my first thought when I heard the news that Kurt Geiger were launching Mini Miss KG. With cool trainers, pretty sandals and sparkly espadrilles not to mention the on-trend pool sliders and girly pumps – there’s something for […]

Designer inspired High Street shoes on a budget

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It may not surprise you if I told you that it’s possible to buy every high street pair of shoes in this post – that’s 12 pairs – and still have £99 spare before you reach the ticket price of one pair of Saint Laurent boots. Now, I’m not suggesting you go out and splurge £526 on […]