Personalised name prints for kids | V. I. BUYS

I think nursery walls should be kept as minimal as possible – a few nice framed picts and some bookshelves are really all a little nursery needs. One picture we love is our Frame My Name print. As the title suggests it a picture of babies name but with various colourful illustrations to represent each letter. You can also add full names with its meanings, birth details and a message if it’s a gift. I have given these as new baby, birthday and Christmas…

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My top 7 teething essentials for babies | V. I. BEAUTY

  Teething it’s to blame for everything isn’t it? Sleepless nights – its teething. Nappy rash – its teething. Crying – must be teething! So, here’s my tried & trusted essentials that have helped Miss Marnie more than a few times…. * Sophie La Girafe – This ‘must-have’ teething essential should be in every modern mama’s bag (and you will notice she is – as Sophie has been around since 1961!) Made with 100% natural rubber Sophie is the perfect first teether for tiny hands. £12.99 Sophie La…

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Little Girl’s Blouse – vintage style for everyday wear | V. I. BUYS

My new fave look for Miss Marnie is loose style blouse worn with leggings or skinny jeans. This printed Peter Pan collared one from Zara is so retro – and goes straight to the top of our hit-the-shops-now list………. £14.99 (3mths – 3yrs) Zara ……Even if we already have this one! £9-11 (9mths – 3yrs) Little Bird by Jools Oliver at Mothercare

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Personalised kids bedding from Pottery Barn | V. I. BEDROOM

One of my bestest mama friends got this beautiful personalised bedding from Pottery Barn Kids for Miss Marnie’s 1st birthday – and I will say it makes a super idea for a new a new baby or 1st Christmas present too. Besides being a timeless gift – it’s a lovely, supersofy quilted throw and matching pillowcase edged with peppermint grosgrain ribbon (other colours available). And, the perfect size as a bed topper  for a toddler’s bed or cotbed –  this is one bed I can’t…

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Cool Christmas jumpers for kids | V. I. BUYS

Has your little one got a Christmas jumper yet? It’s never too early – and anyway the best ones always sell out first… Here’s my top Five Festive Finds: 1. Oatmeal robin £24.95 (newborn – 24mths) Joules 2. Red pudding £16-£18 (3mths – 6yrs) Next 3. Green santa £12-£14 (12mths – 7yrs) Marks & Spencer 4. Red snowman £15-£16 (12mths – 6yrs) bluezoo at Debenhams 5 Navy Reindeer £8 (12mths – 6yrs) F+F at Tesco

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