Author: Julia Minchin

International Women’s Day 2019

International Women’s Day 2019

Shoes, boobs, girlfriends and wearing a wedding dress for a day – just some of the responses, in advance of International Women’s Day, from the 9 strong team of women working at Hippychick to the question ‘What do you love most about being a woman?’. Read on to find out […]

Top castles in the UK: Call all would be royals

Top castles in the UK: Call all would be royals

If there are two things the UK is famous for it’s our rich history and beautiful landscapes. That’s why, at Hippychick, we’re all such big fans of  the UK’s top Castles as an ideal family day out. They combine the best of both! Here we bring you a taster of […]

Celebrate yourself this Mother’s Day!

Celebrate yourself this Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day or Mothering Sunday: that wonderful tradition, in which children young and old celebrate and thank their mums for all the wonderful things we do.   Children treasure forever the love and constancy of their mother. As they grow up, they also value her incredible ability to find everything, instantly, all […]

Adorable shoes for happy feet

Adorable shoes for happy feet

  Is there anything cuter than a baby’s tiny feet and their dinky little toes? Such cuteness can only be topped by a pair of our adorable new Hippychick leather baby shoes .  Hippychick’s new leather shoes are our Product of the Month and you can snap them up for 20% off. These […]

Stay safe: light up your wheels this winter

Stay safe: light up your wheels this winter

Every road user – be it a car, van, bike or mobility scooter has lights, for safety reasons. Why then, don’t pushchairs, prams, buggies and scooters? Although they mainly use the pavement, they also use the road and need to be seen, especially in winter or at night. In rural areas, on […]

Getting inside our superhero waterproofs

Getting inside our superhero waterproofs

Our waterproof all-in-one range is a bit of a superhero, so we’ve made it product of the month. We know from feedback that kids and parents LOVE our waterproofs. They’ve been rigorously tested by extremely picky small people in soggy playgrounds all across Britain. They have pounded boggy fields, windswept beaches […]

Snap like a pro – Duchess of Cambridge style

Snap like a pro – Duchess of Cambridge style

If you admired the gorgeous portraits of Princess Charlotte taken by her mother, why not have a go yourself? There are a few simple ways to help you get some right royal snaps.  According to the geeks of the internet, it’s mostly about getting the light right and not saying […]

Soft solutions for noisy nights

Soft solutions for noisy nights

If you’re hearing things going bump in the night, it’s not usually a ‘thing’ but a ‘who’ – and it’s probably your child. Some children move a lot in their sleep and bang against their cot bars or bedrail. That can be upsetting and painful for the child if they wake themselves up. […]

Daddy daycare on the rise

Daddy daycare on the rise

Fans of The Great British Bake-Off (who isn’t?), will be familiar with Ian, the stay-at-home dad and three-times Star Baker. We admire his beautiful creations and ask ourselves: a) why can’t I do that and b) how on earth does he get the time? But seriously, it gets you thinking […]