Styling a bump with Mothercare


Last month I launched a competition in collaboration with Mothercare to offer one lucky mama-to-be a photoshoot experience with a professional hair stylist and make-up artist, plus a capsule wardrobe of maternity clothes from Mothercare, collated and styled by me, Helen. We had some great entries and the winner, Liz, a first time mum-to-be, joined us for a fun afternoon […]

5 top tips for cool and chic maternity summer style

maternity summer style tips | cocomamastyle

There are challenges every season during pregnancy but summer, with temperatures rising and holidays on the horizon, is the hardest time of year to manage – sartorially speaking – when you’re growing a baby. It’s a few years since I was pregnant and seeing through the warmer months with a bump but I remember it well and […]

VIDEO | Quick style fix: Glitzy knits

cocomamastyle quick style fix glitzy knits

Can you wear glitter on the school run? Or lurex while lounging? The answer is a very stylish yes! This short video features my top three sparkly knits for autumn/winter and tips on how to wear them for day and evening, and there’s even one for those pregnant mamas too. Items featured 1. Primark sparkle […]

Maternity style inspiration

Autumn maternity style | cocomamastyle

Just because you’re expecting doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to style and as the autumn collections hit the high street so too have the maternity rails filled with on-trend pieces to work into your capsule mum-to-be wardrobe. Proving these key trends do work with a bump I’ve put together four wearable looks to […]

Danielle Lloyd maternity collection at Lipstick Boutique

Danielle Lloyd maternity dress Lipstick boutique cocomamastyle

New mum of three and well-known WAG Danielle Lloyd has just launched her debut maternity wear collection exclusively with online celeb style retailer Lipstick Boutique. But don’t think it’s all just for the WAGs – though there are some seriously glam looks!  With elegant, floaty chiffons and lace detailing the range spans from the perfect […]

Trend | Tangerine dream

trend | orange

Add a splash of summer to your wardrobe with zesty brights. Glow in a full length tangerine maxi or accent a neutral outfit with colour-popping sandals.  Lift a dressy look with big and bold orange jewellery or add a ray of sunshine to your basics with straight leg jeans and a simple knit. Clockwise from […]

Mama loves | Vertbaudet’s flattering breastfeeding tops


Breastfeeding tops which don’t look like breastfeeding tops? Hoorah! Vertbaudet‘s draped jersey tops look like just that – easy-to-wear, soft and stretchy tops which definitely aren’t empire line, nor blatant nursing wear. Discreetly opening at the front and available in short sleeve or sleeveless in a selection of wearable neutrals and pretty brights, Vertbaudet‘s tops […]

Kim’s sleek & chic monochrome maternity look


There may be some questionable pieces in Kim Kardashian’s maternity wardrobe (no comment on the printed peplum trousers, Kim!) but this chic black and white look is one of her best. The dress hugs her famous curves and the white draped panel adds a bold twist to the classic black shift. A simple leather cuff, […]

Maternity wear fit for a Duchess

Kate Middleton Pregnant Style

It didn’t take long after last year’s Royal Wedding  for rumours to start circulating about a pregnancy, but now there’s officially a Royal bun in the, er, Aga, there’s even more speculation, opinion and comment on the Duke and Duchess and their future heir to the throne. So how about we leave Wills and Kate […]

Trolley dash style


We all know the days of luxuriously shopping for clothes are well and truly over when you’ve a tot in tow, but the weekly food shop (or online order) is bigger than ever. So really it would be rude not to take advantage of this trolley dash whether it be in your local supermarket or via […]