How to wear denim now (Part II)

how to wear denim now part 2

Yesterday’s post introduced the four key denim items which you can work into your wardrobe for endless outfit options that don’t involve jeans.  We looked at lifting your denim shirt to new, feminine levels by teaming with a full midi skirt, and rocking a boxy tunic for everyday, easy style. I eased you in yesterday […]

How to wear denim now

how to wear denim now | cocomamastyle

From the denim shirt you probably already have in your wardrobe to the boxy tunic dress, a crisp denim t-shirt and a full skirt in this year’s must-have length (midi, in case you hadn’t realised!) I’ve put together no less than 16 outfit ideas to show you how to work your existing denim in a […]

Wear it now: Breast-feeding-friendly style (part II)

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Following on from last week’s post with nursing style tips and high street picks, as promised I’ve put together some more great finds which won’t break the bank and this time it’s all about dresses and jumpsuits. If you’re a new mama or you’re expecting a baby soon, you may not know how long you […]

Wear it now: breast-feeding-friendly style

feeding-friendly tops

Any nursing mama will know that while it’s relatively easy to get your hands on simple jersey nursing tops in basic colours it’s not always so easy to find something a little more interesting, flattering or, ahem, stylish that still allows access for feeding your little one. If you’re a new mama it’s also a […]

Ten sale buys to wear now & later

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It’s all too easy during the sales to impulse buy, ending up with pieces you wear once or twice while the sun shines then pack away come autumn and are so over by the time next summer comes around.  Fear not, I have trawled the sales to find 10 key buys which not are not […]

Flatter your figure: swimwear guide swimwear guide 2014

Bikinis, one-pieces, tankinis, monokinis; the options are endless when it comes to swimwear styles, yet finding the right shape, print and cut for your body is somewhat harder now that you’ve grown a human being or two (or more!) in there.  To help you find the right style for your shape I’ve put together a guide […]

Mama-friendly neutral shoes

neutral snake print shoes

The low block heel sandal, the skater shoe, and the pointed flat; three mama-friendly shoes to keep your feet comfy and your style current. But how to get even more wear from these key styles so you can team them with anything?  Go for a neutral.  And no, that doesn’t necessarily mean plain (ahem, boring), […]

Wear it now: Pineapple prints

wear it now pineapple print

Whether you’re off on holiday or embracing the great British summer, now is the time to squeeze a playful fruit print into your wardrobe, when the sun’s shining.  This year it’s all about the pineapple. And if the sun disappears quicker than you can say ‘pina colada’ you’ll still have something tropical to brighten a […]

Mama and me | summer checks

mama and me checks

It barely feels like we’ve made our way into 2014 and yet already we’re heading for the second half of the year and the summer sales are in full swing, not to mention diaries full of BBQ’s, summer parties, picnics, weddings, and the rest… The perfect time for slipping into that summer favourite, checks. Think […]

Boho is back at H&M – if it ever went away…

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You may be forgiven for thinking boho is so 2004 or perhaps you’d say ‘Sienna, who?’, but thanks to the likes of Isabel Marant influencing the high street, that bohemian vibe is well and truly here this season and working its way into our summer staples. You can hold the tiered maxi skirts, skimpy vests […]