• What to wear now? The 1st Trimester

    Yes, this is for you Kate L.  Well, it’s not just for you, but it is inspired by you:) We get women in the shop every day who are 7-8-9-10 and 11 weeks, who look around furtively and when asked “Is this for you?” reply, usually quietly, “Yes, I know I’m early, but nothing fits.”.  Or, oneRead more…

    Mothers’ Day-Moving the Apostrophe

    This Mother’s Day at Mom’s the Word we are moving the apostrophe and making it Mothers’ Day.  Mom is the word-on Mother’s Day and every other day, and supporting mothers is what we do-on Mother’s Day and every day, and we love it! Thank you to all who make that possible:) Part of our mission is supporting othersRead more…

    Great Give-Aways in the Month of Mom!! Woo Hoo

    We have such great friends and neighbors!  Join us on any social media to see all the great gifts that they have given to us, to give to you! From a Classic Kids “Baby’s First Year Package” to an Angels on my Pillow Swaddler to Majama’s easy peasy nursing bras  to Baby Keepsake Books and Planners,Read more…

    We love a classic!

    Ah, the shirt dress by Shelli Segal for Laundry, how we love to love you!  From week one to week 40 and way way way beyond the bump, this dress makes moms look and feel fabulous.  And it’s so easy!  Wake up feeling tired and exhausted (from week 1 to week 40 and way wayRead more…

    time flies. be present in the present.

    True story. I walked by a familiar face on Sacramento Street the other day. We made eye contact, and she said “I know you~ from Mom’s the Word, how are you!?”  I replied “Great!  You?  You have a..like……6 year old??”  Her reply?  “Ha!  Noooo,  I have a 16 year old!” Oh my.  Time does fly. Read more…

    Event dressing. Destination: Camp Pendelton

    Leslie walked in saying that she needed something to wear to an event at Fort Pendleton and that she hated shopping.  She was carrying a bag that she had carried the mile from her house to drop off at the Goodwill truck across the street-that wasn’t there.   I think it held mostly books, it weighedRead more…

    what’s goin’ on today in LA

    First, we met with Blanqi co-founder, Sabina yesterday, and we had a blast, what fabulous product they have,m and, they are adorable, smart and fabulous themselves. We are super excited and looking forward to getting their new support band in next month.  More on that Monday. The cutest pieces are coming in! Must-have, bump and beyond?  Yes!   Second,Read more…

    Say I Do, to the White Dress Trend

    The White Dress. The iconic bridal look since the time of Queen Victoria has found new life in street style on all the most fashion-forward avenues in the world. Versatile, chic and effortlessly elegant, a white dress can transform your Spring and Summer wardrobe in an instant, providing you with limitless ensembles and styling options.Read more…

    our “typical” client?

    I don’t generally try to impress my boys, and certainly don’t try to manipulate them into thinking that I am cool-our definitions of this vary;)  But the other day a recording artist came in and I had to share this with my boys, because, well, because I’m human! How to impress teenaged sons: 1. askRead more…

    The Denim Dictionary: Words for your jeans to live by