Bright Hunter Wellingtons for children | V. I. BUYS

With all this rain it pays to invest in a good pair of wellingtons – and they don’t get much more stylish than Hunter. These bright yellow ‘sunlight’ ones are just the ticket to splash in muddy puddles ‘Peppa Pig’ style – even her wellies are yellow – she’s one stylish pig so it seems! Budget not stretch this far? I mean these Original Kids First wellington Boots are £32 from Hunter. Then look out for some bright coloured alternatives in Mothercare – I especially like these as they have…

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Designer wallpaper for kids rooms | V. I. BEDROOM

The best tip I’ve had about decorating a nursery is:  ‘Keep the curtains, carpet and lighting grown-up – and then have fun with the rest!’ Makes sense really. I’m all for avoiding cartoon/novelty printed curtains and paper shades at all costs – in favour of neutral, classic pieces to ensure the room will grow with your baby, toddler and child. So, on the fun note what about these super cool and funky wallpapers designed by New Yorker Aimée Wilder? Aimée’s wallpaper is printed to order and…

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN from us | V. I. BUSY BEES

Of course Miss Marnie has taken off her cat ears….but HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Toddler Cat Costume Tu at Sainsbury’s

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Bebe-au-Lait and why it’s a breastfeeding essential | V. I. BABY

Staying completely covered up when breast-feeding in public is often a worry for any new mum – especially first time mums. You want – and of course, need to feed your baby while out and about but also don’t need the world and his wife to see your un-wired feeding bra and contents. When breast-feeding in public you can of course you can use a large muslin or a blanket to hide your modesty but this nursing cover by Bebe-au-Lait makes it a…

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A handbag essential every mother needs! | V. I. BAG

Baby bag bursting at the seams? Never find what you are looking for? Then these VIP bag insert organisers could just be the answer. The Tintamar VIP (very intelligent pocket) Handbag Insert is really meant for women who switch their day-to-day work handbags often (as you just fill the 9-pockets with the contents of your bag – money, phone, make-up, train card etc.) and lift and place it inside whatever bag you’re using that day. There by ensuring you always have everything you…

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