Good enough reason for a new outfit?

A few weeks ago, I introduced you to my amazing BritMums Live sponsor, The Mumdrum (if you haven’t yet checked out their #52memories project, please do as it’s such a lovely idea).

Well, the clock is ticking and we’re just over two months away from the conference so BritMums have asked everyone attending to share a little bit about themselves on their blogs … an apéritif prior to the main meal, so to speak.

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The MoKee mini – the great value, great looking cot

MoKee Baby Cot Bed & Cribs
Anyone who’s had a child will know that as soon as that positive test is in your hand, you get this all-consuming itch to immerse yourself in nursery products and buy the most expensive, crazy-sounding things that you can get your hands on … ones that you need and ones, that with hindsight, you’ll regret because you never, ever use them.

But stop right there. Stop! If you’re pregnant and reading this, believe me when I say that you don’t need to spend hundreds on a hand crafted, made by fairies cot. There’s a super cool brand on the market called MoKee, who offer a really great looking cot (in colours other than white or pine) and at the most amazing price.

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Sharing my latest love – UASHMAMA

While searching for the finishing bits of loveliness for our new home, I’ve come across quite a few websites that have made me sigh out loud with the sheer amount of covetable items that pop out from their pages. My latest love is an Italian company called UASHMAMA (pronounced Wash-Mama) that make the most adorable bags that are astonishingly made out of paper … washable paper at that.

They’re gorgeous. And fun. And totally drool-worthy. I want them all.

Reining in my enthusiasm, I opted for two of the small bags in the vibrant mustard colour.

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