Little style | Paddington inspired looks

Paddington movie poster

It’s safe to say that Paddington Bear is having a moment; you can’t have missed that the little Peruvian chap has a movie out very soon and if there’s one thing I think of when it comes to Paddington, it’s duffle coats. As the film premieres today, what better time to be inspired by his […]

Must-have children’s coats from Lands’ End

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It’s always great to get personal recommendations when it comes to those key investment purchases where you need something to function perfectly, particularly with kid’s coats.  We want them to be hard wearing, long-lasting and keep our little ones warm and dry throughout the winter, so I wanted to share with you a top purchase we […]

New launch| Petit Bateau x Fifi Lapin

petitbateau x fifi lapin

Today sees the launch of an inspired collaboration between blogger, IT-bunny and furry fashionista, Fifi Lapin and French fashion favourite, Petit Bateau. If you’re not familiar with Fifi Lapin, she’s a celebrated blogger adored by the fashion industry, who shares illustrations of her bunny alter ego modelling designer looks.  Named by Vogue as ‘an unlikely […]

Video | mama & me winter boots

womens kids infant UGG boots

Just like the all important winter coat purchase, you need a pair (or two!) of boots that will see you through the colder months and beyond, keeping you warm and of course stylish. Online shoe store, Cloggs.co.uk specialise in branded footwear and invited me to choose a pair of UGG Australia boots for myself and […]

Updating your LBD

Helen Cocomamastyle LBD breton M&Co 4

On every list of essentials for our wardrobes or classics we must own, you will find the LBD, so much so that we all know that’s a Little Black Dress without prompting. I am sure we could all throw on an LBD for a night out or special occasion and team with metallics, more black, […]

Wear it now | Yellow and blue

yellow blue moodboard

If you are colour confident, you’re probably a seasoned hand at trying different combinations so this will be nothing new to you but if your wardrobe is more neutral than neon I’m here to give you a little nudge in the right direction when it comes to introducing a bit more colour into your outfits. […]

Runway to school run | Balenciaga

Runway to school run | louis vuitton

In the second of this series of Runway to school run catwalk inspired looks, I’ve chosen one of Alexander Wang’s looks from Balenciaga’s AW14 collection. And as I said last time, it doesn’t have to be for the school run, it’s just a simple yet effective look that will hopefully inspire you in the morning […]

Mama must-have: the layering shirt

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Ahh, layering, otherwise known as ‘getting dressed when it’s cold’.  It’s a word we see everywhere in style tips as soon as autumn arrives (here included!) and yet, it’s pretty much a given when dressing on a colder day, non? So while you may think layering is kind of obvious right now (and yes, it is!) […]

Coco Mama Style TV is here!

top pick sfrom M&Co

I have something very (well, quite!) exciting for you today as I launch the Coco Mama Style YouTube channel with my very first video today. I’ve been telling myself for over 2 years now to record some videos for cocomamastyle.com and I’ve finally got on and done it. Nothing like a bit of procrastination, hey?! […]