Mum's Hair Helper

EYFS and Hair Accessory Organisation

Before starting The Hair Helper business, I was a teacher.  Although it’s been said that  you can take the teacher out of the classroom, you can’t take the classroom out of the teacher.  At present I work as a learning support worker part time.   Of course, this got me to thinking that our product could […]

A Year in

The Hair Helper is ONE! A year ago today, I gave our web designer/developer the go-ahead to make our website LIVE!  That was one of the most nerve wracking and exciting days of my life.  All the blood, sweat, tears, lost sleep, hives (actually the hives took a couple of months to settle) all culminated […]

The Hair Helper Ribbons

Our first solution to Hair Accessory Storage

It all started with this… We’ve mentioned in previous blog posts, and on our social media, that the concept for The Hair Helper, began with a hand made product. This month marks 2 years since I made the hand made version of a hair accessory organiser and posted it on social media.  It is somewhat […]

The white Hair Helper storing hairclips, grips, brush, bands and bobbles

Loved By Parents – Shorlisted

We’ve been Shortlisted! After months of waiting in anticipation, we finally heard on Friday that we did it.  We’ve made the shortlist category for “Best Time Saving Product” in the Loved By Parents 2016 awards.  This is such an exciting achievement as our business is not even a year old yet. We believe that our […]

Surviving Summer

How will we do this? This is the first summer that I will be working with two children in tow.  It’s also the last summer before Little Miss Hair Helper starts school.  The Hair Helper Grandparents are also set to visit us from South Africa.   I’m freaking out as to how I’m going to […]

The Story of the Hair Helper

I had to apologise

She teaches me… I’ve deliberated on whether to share this or not…the internet can be cruel.  But I know that by sharing, this could help another Mum maybe not feel so guilty, or just have someone else say “yeah, me too”. On Monday, I got the balance wrong.  I mean really wrong. Little Miss Hair […]

Little Girls Love Hair Accessoires and their special place to put them!

Top Tips for Tradeshows

The Hair Helper showcased at Pulse We’ve recently attended Pulse in London Olympia.  We had a great time, and learnt A LOT!  We’ve also had some good leads, which we hope to share with you in the near future.  For now, we thought we’d share some of the little lessons we learnt along the way. […]

The white Hair Helper storing hairclips, grips, brush, bands and bobbles

To the Tradeshow and beyond!

It’s been a juggling act My goodness, March and going into April has been CRAZY!  At the beginning of March we received the news that we have managed to gain ourselves a place at this year’s PULSE tradeshow in Olympia in May.   It is so exciting for our brand new little business, and incredibly daunting […]