OIP’s Mother’s Day Editorial

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In more recent times the modern Mother can be defined in many ways: A stay at home mum, a working mum or even perform the role of bearing some relation to their children, who may or may not be their biological offspring. At OIP we are all mothers! We are career women working outside of the home and we are carers for our little ones inside the home.  For our Mother’s Day editorial this year

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MUM YOU ARE A GEM-OIP MOTHERS DAY EDITORIAL

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Every day is Mother’s Day! Our Mothers and Mother figures are precious, one of a kind, and rare to each one of us. With this concept in mind, we based the theme around something we’ve been wanting to do for a long time – the natural underground beauty of gems and crystals, together with the catch-phrase, “Mum, You’re A Gem!” Our colour palette were soft pinks, greens and lilac, inspired by the gem colours of

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MOTHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE

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Written by Janelle from A Stylish Affair Blog If your mum is anything like mine, it’s a nightmare to buy her a gift. She’s one of those people who buys what she wants and never needs anything. This year, I’ve made gift giving easy with an edit of 10 lust worthy, smiling inducing gifts. Instead of conventional gifts, gift something she wont necessarily need- but she’ll definitely love none the less. Leather Pouch $99.95- The

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MARBLE & COPPER THEMED MOTHER’S DAY SHOOT

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Written, Styled & Photographed by our Creative Director Astrid Jayengsari Mother’s Day is a big deal to me and since being a Mother to three cheeky monkeys myself, I take this day very, very seriously! To me, Mother’s Day is dedicated to family and pampering. So I started thinking of what it is that I love most about Mother’s Day, and what every Mother would love about Mother’s Day, from the beginning of the day to the end. That’s when the theme came in mind – “Mother’s Day- Breakfast in Bed” it is a

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A VERY SPECIAL MOTHER’S DAY SHOOT

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I was so touched by Alison’s mother’s day shoot submission, while reading through her email I was almost in tears, and had to call my mum to hear her voice. “We often don’t realise how much we take our loved one’s for granted until there is a chance they might not be with us” So I hope this Mother’s day you get to truly value all the loved ones around you, cherish your time spent

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OIP LAST MINUTE MOTHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE

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Some suggestions for those of you who like to leave your shopping until the last minute, us included. There’s still hope, you can get express shipping on most of these items.   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

“May Flowers” Mother’s Day Tablescape

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Hello Everyone I’m Haddy from House of Creative Designs and today I’m sharing with you a Mother’s Day Tablescape I created over the weekend.   My inspiration was all the flowers that are springing up all around me, including in fashion. I always like to look at fashion for ways to translate it into Home and entertaining. You have probably noticed all the gorgeous floral printed pants and of course Coral has been such a big

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Mother’s Day Breakfast In Bed–Free Printables

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Treat your mother or loved one right this Mother’s Day with a gorgeous breakfast in bed. It is a perfect way to let that special someone know just how much you care about them. And, dressing up your breakfast with these fabulous free printables, will add that special touch needed to make this Mother’s Day unforgettable. With these pretty printables, you don’t have to be a gourmet chef to pull of a fancy breakfast in

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