Maternity style goes techno

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Isn’t technology just incredible? I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve said “how did our mothers cope without….”, from iPads (yep, guilty!) to baby monitors (an essential) and advances in medical knowledge and machines which check our unborn babies are doing all right in our expanding tums. What if technology stretched further than […]

Coco Mama Style TV is here!

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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?! […]

Maternity looks for £50 and under

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This time last year I was almost 5 months pregnant and embracing my growing bump in both figure-fit and flowing dresses daily.  This year I’m back in my trusty shorts and jeans with the odd nursing dress thrown in for good measure but I haven’t forgotten what it was like to have to find and […]

Flatter your figure: swimwear guide

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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 […]

Ella Bella Scarves giveaway

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One of my mottos in life is ‘You can never have too many scarves’. I am a self-confessed scarf addict. I feel naked without one. They’re like my security blanket. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for a statement necklace to finish an outfit off but with little ones, something big, bold and scratchy isn’t […]

Envie de Fraises maternity

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It’s great to see so many maternity ranges expanding and new brands launching in the UK; finally retailers are seeing the need for maternity and nursing wear here and us mamas won’t settle for shapeless, drab bump-wear.  Why should getting pregnant mean we suddenly want to change our personal style? Last year French maternity brand […]

Mama loves | Statement necklaces under £15

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The instant way to up your style ante is by throwing on a statement necklace to take even the simplest of jeans and tee looks to pulled-together-stylish-mama level. And as big bucks jewels aren’t really conducive to mum-ing around in (even if we could splash out!), Boohoo.com comes to our sartorial rescue with their purse-friendly, […]

Meeting Seraphine founder Cecile Reinaud

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Last week I was invited to the launch of maternity and nursing brand, Seraphine’s beautiful new boutique in Marylebone, London so I took the opportunity to throw on a frock (by Seraphine, of course) and carry my 37 week baby bump ‘up West’ for the evening. Founder and designer Cecile Reinaud has built up an […]

Mama must-have | Jojo Maman Bebe breton top

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A must-have in many a wardrobe is the breton top; a mum-staple if you will.  So you won’t be surprised if I suggest it as a maternity style essential too. But where to find the best?  Look no further than stripey-mama favourite, Jojo Maman Bebe.  With a choice of 4 colours in a classic fit […]