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From Flax to Linen

Chloe Di Betta

From Flax to Linen

Coco Lou the Label prides its self on choosing Eco-friendly and Sustainable fabrics and finishings when designing and manufacturing our garments for our customers. Our first collection ‘Island Daze’ was designed using only 100% Pure Linen with finishings such as Mother Of Pearl Shell Buttons featured on our Island Girl Playsuit.  We chose Linen because of its many properties and environmental pros verses cons. Linen which is made from the Flax Plant not only absorbs moisture from the body making it cooler to wear in hotter climates but it has also been proven to keep the body warm in cooler...


Style Yourself Bohemian in 3 Easy Steps

Style Yourself Bohemian in 3 Easy Steps

Historically, Bohemian style emerged in the 1700s by way of creatives (such as intellectuals, musicians, artists and writers) being forced into poverty. The style was easy, inexpensive and reflected a minimalistic, nomadic lifestyle. Today, Bohemian fashion projects relaxed, effortless style, and echoes the mind and lifestyle of the wearer - nothing says free spirit like the Bohemian look! Encompassing elements of chunky gems or metals, printed fabrics, free-movement, and earthy tones, style yourself Bohemian in 3 easy steps: 1.  Never underestimate a maxi skirt A simple, loose-fabric, printed maxi skirt will be a piece that you will recycle over and...


Trans – Seasonal Fashion Must Haves

Trans – Seasonal Fashion Must Haves

Unfortunately, summer is over and the cooler months are upon us, so with the change in seasons calls for a change in our wardrobes. If you are anything like me and just don’t have enough space for your summer and winter wardrobes at the one time,  then it is time to pack away your summer clothes and pull out your favourite winter woollies. Now I must say that I'm definitely a summer lovin' type of girl so when it starts to cool down I start to panic!  Here is a list of our in-between season fashion fave’s and tips to...


Beat the Everyday Hustle

Beat the Everyday Hustle

As the Weekend comes to a close and I start to repeat the cycle of dreading the week ahead, I can't help but realise all the things I haven't done as a result of being, frankly, too damn busy! You know that feeling of being over-worked, over-tired and just hating everything and everyone? Because same. Life is so busy and sometimes it feels like we will never get a break unless we pencil it into our diaries, weeks in advance! What we don't realise until we are absolutely drowning in commitments, is that some alone time to reflect, unwind and recuperate is OH SO incredibly important. Wishing...


New Year, New Me (That time I tried Yoga)

Chloe Di Betta

New Year, New Me (That time I tried Yoga)

Something about the magic of a New Year, a start-over, regenerates our desire to improve ourselves, give something new ago, make that change in our lives. For me, I made a small promise to myself to try to be active in different ways. I have my regular gym sessions, but I wanted something regenerative, less excessive. Perhaps something as simple as getting out of bed and going on a morning walk. Perhaps even a bit of Yoga? I figured stretching, breathing and meditating wouldn’t be all that difficult. I had heard of a few places that my over-yoga-enthusiastic friends had mentioned, or...