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Fashion for mammas What We Wear

Anneen Henze: Summer favourites

Jan 12, 2018
Just a Mamma Anneen Henze cover

These’s just something about beautifully designed and crafted garments that has always set my heart racing! This love for fashion has me constantly looking for the best in proudly South African designs and brands. Anneen Henze may not be new to the scene but she is a master at what she does and that is designing high-end clothing for woman that isn’t just beautiful but also timeless and easy to wear. She celebrates woman of all ages, shapes and sizes…

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Just For Mamma Pregnancy

Pregnancy Bucket list for Mama.

Nov 6, 2017
JAM Maternity BW cover 1

Pregnancy. What a special time.  A time to cherish, enjoy, remember… Yes, we’ve all heard it over-and-over again and although it’s true, this is not always easily done. Work, having other little ones, feeling less than “glowing”… all of these things can make it a little difficult to stop and enjoy these 9 months of growing another human. Now, post baby number 3, I’m looking back at all our pregnancies and I’ve come up with a little “pregnancy bucket list”…

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Fashion for mammas What We Wear

Momsy: Breastfeeding in style and ease.

Oct 18, 2017
Just a Mamma Nursing Momsy Cover

I LOVE being a woman, a mama and raising our girl gang. I also LOVE breastfeeding, but when it comes to nursing-friendly fashion… things tend to become somewhat sad, boring and predictable. V-necks, wrap dresses, awkward zips and openings. Garments more practical than pretty. That was exactly why mompreneur, Louzelle van Dyk decided to create Momsy. Beautifully designed clothes for the nursing mom. The 1st design of the collection being… The Momsy! Simplistic and elegant. A maternity and nursing dress that…

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Fashion for mammas Mamma need to know What We Wear

Must-have breastfeeding loungewear by Nuwen Design

Aug 28, 2017
Just a Mamma Nuwen Design 1

One of my biggest pregnancy challenges has been finding pretty and functional hospital and postpartum pyjamas. That was until I crossed paths with Nuwen Design. The brain-child of Hilde van Niekerk – mother, grandmother and lactation specialist. Nuwen Design was created to meet the needs of breastfeeding moms. Giving woman the opportunity to breastfeed with ease and style. My favourite item from their collection is the pyjamas! Going for round 3, I know how much time I’ll be spending at home.…

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Photography Things we love

Family Maternity photoshoot amongst the Lavender fields.

Aug 11, 2017
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Being pregnant with our 3rd babe has been such an enormous blessing and in so many more ways than just the obvious. One of the biggest gifts baby number 3 has given me thus far has been all the incredible opportunities to meet, collaborate and work with other wonderful woman. From styling my bump, sharing pregnancy and baby must-haves and more, my favourite collaboration has to be our maternity photoshoot! In the past we’ve always made a big fuss when…

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Fashion for mammas What We Wear

STYLE THE BUMP: Winter Maternity Fashion.

Jun 23, 2017
Just a Mamma Winter STB cover

So here we are, almost at the end of our pregnancy journey and about to welcome our 3rd little blessing. Over the past few months I’ve loved sharing some fantastic bump style and even getting to spoil some of you too. Together with top proudly South African brands I’ve learned a lot about dressing while pregnant and look forward to the next chapter in post-pregnancy and breastfeeding wear but first I need to share my favourite winter maternity fashion! Let’s start…

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Fashion for mammas Proudly South African What We Wear

Style the Bump: Maternity Loungewear LUX

Jun 2, 2017
JAM Loungewear cover

Welcome trimester 3! And welcome winter… With the weather getting cold and my belly expanding to maximum capacity, hibernation tendencies have started setting in… Morning sleep-ins, early evening cuddles and all day pyjama days is what it’s all about and with so many gorgeous maternity loungewear options available; I’m doing it in style! BENA Loungewear One of my favourite go-to labels, not just for maternity but any pyjamas… BENA keeps things simple, clean and classic yet stylish and ahead of the…

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Fashion for mammas What We Wear

Style The Bump: Yummy Mummy Maternity Ultimate Tank Top and Extra Length Leggings.

Apr 27, 2017
JAM Yummy Mummy Maternity Leggings and tank cover

I had so much fun this month showing off my take on the Yummy Mummy Maternity BodyWear MultiWear Collection and left the best for last! I live in my Extra Length Leggings  and Ultimate Tank Top, combining these two with all my favourite pieces to create stylish yet comfortable looks for any occasion. Look 1: Casual “me-time”. Black leggings is a staple in any closet but these leggings will be your best maternity buy (even after baby is born). The extra length refers to the…

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Fashion for mammas What We Wear

STYLE THE BUMP: Yummy Mummy Maternity Belly Band and Extra Length Leggings.

Apr 6, 2017
Just a Mamma Yummy Mummy Maternity Capsule challenge Belly Band and Extra lenght leggings cover

Yes, we are still all about the Yummy Mummy Maternity BodyWear MultiWear Collection… Being pregnant doesn’t mean an entirely new closet. With the help of some clever maternity garments you can still rock old favourites, bump and all. Yummy Mummy Maternity have two such items as part of their BodyWear MultiBuy Collection. The Yummy Mummy Tummy Belly Band and the Extra Length Leggings.The Yummy Mummy Tummy Belly Band is a seamless knit band that you can wear over your growing…

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Giveaways Something for the grown-ups

CLOSED Style the Bump: The Yummy Mummy Maternity BodyWear Challenge and Giveaway

Mar 23, 2017
Just a Mamma Yummy Mummy Maternity Capsule challenge

23 Weeks into our 3rd pregnancy and I’m feeling great and excited for another “Style the Bump” post! When Yummy Mummy Maternity contacted me with the “challenge” to do 10 looks with their BodyWear MultiBuy Collection I was nervous… How do I create 10 different looks using 4 items? I have a whole closet full of clothes with nothing to wear #typicalwomanproblem, BUT I never say no to a challenge (or gorgeous clothes) What fun it turned out to be! http://paperplanery.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/IMG_4780.mp4 I’m…

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