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  When MG starts reception in a couple of weeks, he won’t have any need for a back pack. He’ll join in with school dinners with the rest of his class and will also have to carry the official school book bag. No need for a school bag then? Wrong! […]

COOL BACK TO SCHOOL BAGS WITH SWAG


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My mum has an allotment and is known to leave a little bundle of fresh produce on my doorstep. One day recently, she turned up with not one, but three stunning organic courgettes, two of which were yellow, because she knows we love them. I normally slice mine into chunky […]

KID-FRIENDLY COURGETTE CAKE RECIPE


Style After Nine #MumBoss Q&A with Nana's Manners Kathryn 4
  As we ready ourselves for MG to start Reception in just a few weeks, I’m handing my blog over to all things back to school. Check out my #TheMamaStyleList Back to school special here. So, I turn over my newest #Mumboss Q&A with Nana’s Manners wonderful Kathryn, the creator […]

#MUMBOSS Q&A WITH NANA’S MANNERS KATHRYN BALDREY-CHOURIO



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Like her big brother before her, Baby Lolo is dotty for Dotty Fish baby shoes. Great prices, a great selection to chose between and 100% leather. I swear by soft shoes for growing baby feet, as it’s important to give them the flexible, lightweight support they need. While Dotty Fish has […]

BABY LOLO ROCKS DOTTY FISH BABY SHOES


sTYLE aFTER nINE BACK TO SCHOOL STYLE
Wow! Little MG starts reception in just a few weeks. I knew this day would come, but these pre-school years have whizzed by and here I am getting him ready for big school, such a huge milestone in both of our lives. So, this edition of The Mama Style List […]

THE MAMA STYLE LIST – BACK TO SCHOOL STYLE SPECIAL


Style After Nine Jigsaw Everyday Luxury 14
  Yes, I’m the colour girl, yes I’m the pattern girl, but I’m also the girl who worked in the Harvey Nichols Contemporary designer department (Dries Van Noten, Alexander McQueen, Helmut Lang) all the way through her fashion degree and knows what quality design looks like. I appreciate solid construction, […]

THAT TIME I FELL IN LOVE WITH JIGSAW EVERYDAY LUXURY



Style After Nine Mothers Love Fashion Breastfeeding fashion for mums
It’s World Breastfeeding Week, so I thought I’d celebrate fashion for breastfeeding mamas, by introducing you all to the wonderful Mothers Love Fashion brand. I’m 13 months into my breastfeeding journey with Baby Lolo, having nursed MG until he self-weaned at 12 months. I know I’ve still got a few […]

SHOP IT! MOTHERS LOVE FASHION BREASTFEEDING STYLE


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Baby Lolo is fast becoming quite the character. She’s charming, cheerful, comedic and seriously Miss Independent. That is to say, she likes to do everything herself, copying everyone around her. So, after she had emptied my bag for the umpteenth time one day, casting tampons, keys and baby wipes across […]

THE BEST KIDS’ HANDBAGS FOR BABIES THAT SLAY


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Summer is finally here and it’s time for the big reveal. For some it’s exciting, bikinis, short short, crop tops, backless, braless…skin, skin, skin, skin. For many others, especially mums, this is a season of style terror. No longer are there layers to hide under, our post-baby bodies are exposed […]

SUMMER STYLE HACKS FOR MUMS



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You may think as a style blogger, I go shopping all the time. Well I don’t. I can neither afford to nor do I have the inclination to. There is however, a recurrent daydream in which I skip through the Harrods kidswear department with wads of cash. No, I get […]

BABY LOLO SHOPS THE BABY CLOTHES SUMMER SALES