Detail | Fringed bags

Fringing trend ss15 cocomamastyle

Bring a boho vibe to your new season wardrobe and update your bag with fringing. Tote, satchel or backpack; the choice is yours, just make sure it’s fully fringed.  Add flares and a peasant blouse and you’re all set for spring. 1. Brown shoulder bag, H&M | 2. Suede hobo bag, Next | 3. Chartreuse backpack, […]

Valentine’s wish list


Yes, the shops and internet are flooded with Valentine’s gift ideas and yes, it probably is an overrated day of forced romance, and what we really want is a peaceful day with a hot cup of tea, no tantrums and dinner made for us but we can hope for a little present too, surely! Here’s […]

Daily dose: comfy casual


When there’s a breeze in the air but it’s still summer a fine knit sweater is great for inbetween dressing. Keep it plain and simple and team with a loose, light printed trouser. This concept of this comfy outfit will take you through to autumn with heavier knits and boots. Keep the colours tonal and […]

Daily dose: weekend lunch


A comfy weekend look for a day out. Keep those feet dry but smart with low-heeled ankle boots and avoid wet hems with skinny jeans tucked in. A printed blouse dresses up your look from a casual tee. Jacket, £35, Dorothy Perkins; Scarf, £5.15, Pieces; Blouse, £29, Joy; Jeans, £28, Dorothy Perkins; Bag, £99.95, Gap; Boots, […]

AW12 sneak peek: Vero Moda, Vila and more


I recently visited Danish company Bestseller for a sneak peek at their Autumn Winter collections. I never have got used to the whole Christmas in July thing you experience when attending press previews a season early but seeing as it’s been so wet it didn’t seem so bad! Now you may recognise some of Bestseller’s brands; […]