Time to doll yourself up, leisurely browse the shops, do your hair and make yourself feel gorgeous probably seems like a distant memory. There are mums out there who somehow manage to look effortlessly stylish with perfectly manicured nails matching their immaculate outfit but for most mums it doesn’t seem to happen that way. Jeans and a top are the easy option, although perhaps not the option that makes you feel like a hot mamma!
Looking good doesn’t have to be a chore, another task in the never-ending ‘to do list’ each day nor does it have to be a thing of the past. Becoming a mum doesn’t mean automatic dress sense loss; it just needs a bit of coaxing out from its hiding place. Looking good can be effortless just as long as you own a few essential items. All you need to do is follow these mum friendly fashion tips.
Reconnect with your style; slowly work towards updating your wardrobe to project the look you want to achieve. Clearing out your wardrobe is a great place to start. Only keep what you feel good in and build on that! It’s that easy!!
Whether it be a tracksuit or a summer dress, if you feel good you look good.
A good pair of jeans. A well-fitting pair of jeans that flatter your shape are an essential item in your wardrobe. Stretch jeans are easy to move in, practical and look great with simple bright tops or a nice shirt. If you find a style of jeans you like, buy a few pairs in different shades. This season it’s all about colour, and they form the basis of a good wardrobe.
A dress is a must-have. Dresses are so versatile, easy to wear and feminine! Black dresses are fundamental for a sexy wardrobe and make you look effortlessly stylish. It doesn’t have to be a little black dress although owning one of those will make you feel like a hot mamma! You can find some great options at OD’s Designer Clothing.
As soon as you slip it on you’ll feel good. They go with flats, wedges or heels, can be worn just as they are or accessorised up. This is an ESSENTIAL.
Shoes. A chic pair of flats can dress up a simple outfit. You don’t have to be wearing glamorous high heels to look elegant and stylish. Shoes can also be easily matched up with accessories making it look like you made a real effort! If it’s time you’re worried about, the wonderful world of online shopping can be done once the kiddies are settled!
Accessories also make an outfit. Now, with little ones avoiding long dangly earrings may be best but belts, bracelets, rings or a simple necklace jazz up simple, comfortable yet flattering clothing. All can be bought cheaply and withstand child’s rough play.
Nice plain tops. Black is always versatile, doesn’t get dirty too easily and can be worn in many variations. Colourful shades like red, navy or olive are fun, bringing positivity to your wardrobe.
A stylish bag big enough to fit all the things you need for the kiddies while adding to your look adds undeniable style.
Know what it is you like about your body and flaunt that bit!
To sum up, owning a few, well-fitting essentials that make you feel GOOD, that can be dressed up with simple accessories is totally achievable. You’ll find that wearing nice clothes and making that tiny bit of fuss-free effort is worth it. Time and money are common worries but browsing the internet for dresses and other essentials on ASOS is not time-consuming or costly. You are still that attractive woman you felt you were pre-children, you just need to reconnect with her. This is largely achieved by dressing well, which makes you feel good. It is as simple as that!
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