As a child, I can recall having a navy parka style coat.  With a red lining and an amazing hood.  You could often find me prancing around the schoolyard with the hood up, the top button done up and the coat flapping behind me like a cape.

As it came to select winter coats for the children this year I spotted a very similar style coat in Joules.  Hoping to get Roo and Piglet matching coats (twinning is winning and all that), I was disappointed to see that they didn’t go up to Roo’s sizing.  Loving the design so much I still opted for the Joules Parker Parka-Style Coat for Piglet.  I have to confess to wishing I could get one in my size, although I’m not sure I would look half as cute as Piglet does in hers.… View Post

What Cora Wore // Zara Coat

What Cora Wore // Zara Coat

This Autumn weather can be so unpredictable and we seem to have worn summer dresses one day only to be digging out a woolly hat the next.  I have trying to dress the children in layers rather than reaching for their winter coats and I had been looking for a lighter coat for Cora as she feels the cold more than the rest of us.  I found this pretty mustard coat in Zara and it was exactly what we needed.… View Post