Chic Mama to be: Kate’s polka dot look

Kate Middleton Polka Dot maternity style

Fashion week might be over for some but not for expectant fashionistas. The stores have been abuzz this week with mums-to-be looking to re-create the Kate Middleton polka dot look. Effortlessly chic, Kate managed to wow spectators with her high street dress; accessorising… Continue Reading


The perfect Mothers Day gifts, by a mum

Perfect gifts for Mothers Day

Mother’s Day is nearly here and I have to say I’m a teeny bit excited. The idea of a whole day off celebrating ‘me’ is not to be taken lightly. Things I won’t be doing: Making the bed, making the… Continue Reading


Sneek peek: Isabella Oliver’s eStylist maternity tips

Isabella Oliver stylist on Cahootsy

  This month’s guest post is from the UK’s maternity fashion brand of the year – Isabella Oliver. Their very own eStylist, Sara Johnston, is sharing her top tips to style your maternity wardrobe. Isabella Oliver has just launched on Cahootsy so you… Continue Reading


Cahootsy: one of UK’s most disruptive companies – Everline Future 50

Everline Future 50 winner Cahootsy

  At an exclusive Awards Ceremony in London’s Shoreditch last night, Cahootsy were selected as one of The Everline Future 50. A national programme to celebrate the best and most disruptive businesses in the UK. The Everline Future 50 has a… Continue Reading


A cup of tea turned our life upside down: toxic shock

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  Happy (belated) New Year. You’ll notice we’ve not been very chatty recently. As much as we love Cahootsy we found that our real babies needed us more at the beginning of this year. An innocent cup of tea really… Continue Reading


The Ultimate Last Minute Christmas Shopping guide

Last minute Christmas Shopping guide

I wish I was that mum that had her Christmas shopping done two months ago, wrapped and sparkling under the tree. (Note to self, add to my New Year’s Resolution list)   Heading to the shops with kids on a… Continue Reading


A Guide to Getting Pregnant in your late 30s – Martine McCutcheon Chic Mama

Getting Pregnant in your 30s Martine

We were really happy to hear that Martine McCutcheon is expecting at 38. It has inspired this week’s guide to getting pregnant in your late 30s. She is positively glowing with gorgeousness! If you’re expecting, check out her snug but stylish… Continue Reading


The Marks and Spencer Baby Collection: Chic Baba

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One of our favourite parenting brands has extended its range to newborns and little ones! The Marks and Spencer Baby Collection has just launched and IT. IS. ADORABLE. We love that it also includes a stylish new maternity range (with lingerie… Continue Reading


Coping with a toddler and new baby: Joanna Page Chic Mama

How to cope with a toddler and a new baby

Joanna Page from “Gavin and Stacey” is expecting her second baby and this got us thinking about some of the challenges we faced as parents the second time around. Some things are easier but it can be very challenging balancing a… Continue Reading


What to Wear Home from the Hospital – Mila Kunis: Chic Mama

Mila Kunis maternity fashion

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher welcomed their child into the world this week – baby Wyatt. We decided to focus this week’s Chic Mama on the ideal – what to wear home from the hospital – attire. Here are some top tips… Continue Reading