September 2015


Our Autumn Maternity Style Picks

Autumn is well and truly amongst us and here at The Essential One we must admit while we are sad to leave summer behind, we are excited to have an excuse to start thinking about autumn fashion. We have some fab new pieces in our maternity and nursing range that are just perfect now the colder weather is on it’s way, plus of course some gorgeous new selections for babies too. We will be highlighting them all over the next few weeks, but in the meantime please check out some... Read More


Pregnancy Blog: 7 Month Pregnancy Bump Diary: Dear Beautiful

Well with the seventh month comes the third trimester, which I guess could be a highlight… or maybe not so much. Its great to know I’m well into the final third of this pregnancy, and on the homestretch as it were. But at the same time saying goodbye to the second trimester has meant saying goodbye to the comfy and energetic portion of my pregnancy, and the third trimester is notoriously the hardest part as you count down the days to meeting your baby. We ended up having to have... Read More


My A/W Style Picks for the Essential One- a guest post by Vicki

It is a joy and privilege being the brand ambassador and face of maternity and baby wear brand The Essential One- it was my go-to online store when both my kids were small and since taking on my new role, I’ve been perpetually broody! No more so, than recently where I presented 9 fashion films for the brand, styling up stunning pregnant model Joanna at The Essential One’s HQ and studios in Bolton. I’m incredibly passionate about style, and creating chic but comfortable looks for mothers-to-be so taking key items... Read More