Kid Style: Spring 2014 Photo Shoot at the Museum of Natural History

Dear Diary, Being busy Mamas while always wanting our kiddos to look amazing, it's important to pay attention to the different kid style trends each season, but also to be mindful that they are just kids and the clothing needs to be effortless, non-itchy, and fun! At Project Motherhood, we are starting to curate seasonal photo shoots for both Mama and the kiddos, styling different looks from wonderful brands that design to fit into our lifestyle. In the first kid style photo shoot, I worked with the fabulous brands: SoYoung, Desigual, and The Good Ones, to style a fun lookbook that was shot by the outstanding Kanji Photography at the Museum of Natural History here in New York City and featuring a young "model" I recommended :)  Enjoy! Project Motherhood Spring 2014 Boy Kid Style Look Book   Fashionably Yours, Allison … [Read more...]

Cozy Coats For Kiddos: Strawberry Kids

Last night, for the first time since summer, we transitioned from having the air conditioning on full blast at night to running around the house closing all the windows as soon as it got dark outside, and this morning we grabbed our robes as soon as we got out of bed! Brrrr! On the way to school today, Branden for the first time had to wear a coat over his navy blue sweater that's part of his very blue uniform for school. Fall is here, but you can feel in the air that winter is certainly close behind! Being a big online shopper, I have scoured the internet in search of a great coat for my little man that will keep him warm during the chilly New York City winter, but is also something that he is attracted to and excited to wear. These two details that I was looking for aren't too hard to come by, right? Wrong! After an exhausting afternoon, I was finally introduced to Strawberry Kids and a wave of panic finally released me as the vibrant colors washed over my computer screen! I had the pleasure of speaking with the company founder, Manjiri Kharkar, I quickly found out that this Mama was having the same problem that I was! She said: "I am a mom of two wonderful boys. For my little boys, I was always looking for something cute, some vibrant colored clothes, especially for the dull months of winter, but all I ever found were blue and gray. The little ones shouldn't have to settle for those stereotypical dull colors. In my quest to find something fun and vibrant for my … [Read more...]