10 sales picks to buy now

sales picks | mid season | love the sales | cocomamastyle

No sooner does it seem like the season has just started and already the ‘new’ collections are on sale so use this to your advantage to add some updaters into your wardrobe and make those key investment purchases at the right time. I’ve selected ten of the best buys from the current sales to add value […]

Men’s A/W16 hit list

mens style | AW16 hitlist

It’s all well and good us dressing the part (of stylish mama, obvs) but if the man in your life is in need of a sartorial update here’s a quick fix style guide with Autumn/Winter must-haves for him. So drop some hints or just treat him to something new and he’ll soon be as on trend as you. […]

WIN | Mothercare maternity wardrobe and photoshoot

mothercare cocomamastyle competition

I’m thrilled to launch a competition in collaboration with Mothercare to offer one lucky mama-to-be a maternity photoshoot experience with a professional hair stylist and make-up artist, plus a capsule maternity collection from Mothercare, collated and styled for you, by me, Helen. With so much change to your body and lifestyle during pregnancy, maintaining that sense of identity […]

Wardrobe essentials | Jockey Skimmies slipshort

cocomamastyle | wardrobe essentials | jockey skivvies slip short | underwear

As the foundation of every outfit, underwear can change our shape and affect how clothes sit on the body; it’s important to think about this first layer and match it to your outfit, not in terms of colour and print – who has time to do that?! – but in terms of choosing the right shape […]

Beauty | Smilepod High Gloss Diamond Tooth Polish

smilepod review | dental hygiene london | high gloss diamond tooth polish

If you follow @cocomamastyle on Instagram you may have seen I’m currently in the build up to getting married this autumn, so it’s all systems go and I’m becoming even more of a magpie (than I am normally!) to beauty products and treatments which will freshen up my skin, tone my bod or brighten my smile. The latter […]

Outfit of the Day | Summer to Autumn layering

cocomamastyle | outfit of the day | ootd | house of fraser dress | mango | layering

One of the keys to a successful wardrobe is choosing clothes which are versatile, you know, those pieces which can be – as I so often say – dressed up and dressed down or transition you between seasons. You will find it easier to pick an outfit with more options available to you if your wardrobe […]

Mama & mini style | me&i

cocomamastyle | me&i | mini style

Three things which add instant cool factor to a clothing brand: 1. Swedish design, 2. Created by mums, 3. Sustainably produced. Throw in some graphic prints, mini-me outfits and reasonable prices and you’ve got yourself a winning formula with me&i. Too good to be true? Nope, we road tested some new season pieces from me&i and weren’t disappointed. Mini style […]

Top 10 Hygge inspired style picks for autumn

top 10 hygge home and fashion style | cocomamastyle

Wellness and mindfulness are concepts we hear everyday now and we’re hopefully managing to incorporate them into our lives, but there’s a new lifestyle trend to hit our shores and it’s the Danish art of hygge, which essentially means cosiness and originates from Norwegian meaning ‘well-being’. A warm atmosphere, family and friends around you, enjoying good food, drink and taking pleasure in the […]

5 style lessons from Olivia Palermo for Coast

Coast | Olivia Palermo | style lessons | cocomamastyle

If there is one woman with an undeniable and enviable sense of style, it has to be Olivia Palermo; we’re talking major #stylegoals and full-on #girlcrush territory here. Whether she’s wearing simple pumps and skinnies or rocking the red carpet, this lady has effortless style down and I for one wouldn’t mind of piece of that action. […]