Monthly Archives: March 2013

Harrogate named happiest place to live in the UK: Did your town make it into the top 10?

March 27, 2013
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Research carried out by property website Rightmove as shown that the North Yorkshire town of Harrogate is the happiest place to live in the UK. The ‘happy at home’ index measured inhabitants’ satisfaction of their area, based on factors like safety, neighbourliness and amenities. Although Harrogate didn’t rank highest on one particular aspect, its...

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JoJo Opens in Norwich!

March 26, 2013
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JoJo Norwich

We are delighted to announce that JoJo Maman Bébé officially opened its doors to the people of Norwich today! We’re so excited about our 53rd store, and with it being JoJo’s 20th birthday in a few weeks, it is all the more special.   You’ll find everything you need to take you from pregnancy...

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Top Tips For Pregnancy, Labour and Birth

March 19, 2013
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baby-birth

Giving Birth Should & Can Be An Amazing Experience When you feel in control you are better able to mentally manage the stages of labour. Even if special circumstances mean you need medical assistance, by being a part of the decision making process, you retain an element of control whilst understanding the importance of...

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And the Winner is…

March 15, 2013
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4-in-1 polarfleece jacket

Awards ceremonies appear to continue to be all the rage; in fact there was a time when we could have spent a day a week entering competitions. Since we are now a ‘mature’ company – this being our 20th year – we don’t really think that we need the publicity generated by winning an...

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Behind the Scenes at a JoJo Catalogue Shoot – in Pictures

March 13, 2013
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Behind the Scenes at a JoJo Catalogue Shoot – in Pictures

We may have just arrived back from shooting most of our AW13 catalogue, but there was some more work to do back in London! Our lovely model babies came to the set at the JoJo offices to pose for more photos, and after a freezing two weeks of outdoor shooting in Dorset, we can...

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Parenting Traditions from Around the World

March 11, 2013
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Sweden babies outside

The BBC recently reported about Swedish practises when it comes to putting babies down for a nap. Apparently, it’s common to see prams containing snuggly, sleeping babies lined up outside cafes in temperatures of up to -10°C, while their mums are inside having a coffee. This is so popular that even most day care...

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Happy International Women’s Day, 2013

March 8, 2013
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International Women’s Day was created more than 100 years ago at a time when sexual inequality was rife and the dissatisfaction of  ‘the fairer sex’ started to gather momentum alongside the birth of some (for the age) radical ideologies. The social networks of the time slowly mounted campaigns to bring to an end this...

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Barmy Baby Products

March 5, 2013
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Aston Martin pram

We heard last week that Aston Martin has teamed up with pram maker Silver Cross to unveil the new luxury version of the popular Surf Travel System. With its alloy wheels, Italian suede seat and the same leather used in the legendary cars, the £2,000 price tag probably isn’t that surprising. Actually you could...

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JoJo Shoots the AW13 Catalogue!

March 1, 2013
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I and the rest of the JoJo shoot team have just returned from 2 weeks in Dorset, having shot the majority of our AW13 kids’ collection and our whole maternity collection. Despite the snow, rain, wind, freeeezing cold and blinding sun we managed to get all the shots we need and we all had...

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