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If you're a regular here at Momtrends, then you've probably already gathered that we're big believers in the Mommy-and-me school of fashion. Coordinating with our littles is one of our great sartorial joys—it really is the little things. (Plus, it always makes a great Intagram opp!)

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While I like to go all out in our matchy-matchiness, there are a few other ways to coordinate your mother-daughter looks without totally twinning—from the subtle to the, well, not-so subtle. Here are our five fave ways to pull off the mommy-and-me look. Get your phone-camera ready!

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Color-Coordinate Your Outfits

No need to scour the stores for exact matches—finding pieces in Mom and Baby sizes can be a challenge (not that I'm not always up for it!). But snagging something in the same color or in complementary hues is a much easier style assignment.

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Jump for Joy and Go for a Romp

I love a good one-piece. For Baby. For me... What's not to like? It's an instant outfit. Skip the separates, and put your little in a bubble romper and yourself in a jumpsuit! Voilá—a simple and subtle way to mommy and me. (Also, mah Baby is so grown up now! I forgot what it feels like to hold a nugget tight in my arms.)

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Seriously though, who is that baby?! Then again, P wasn't even a whole year old in this photo. She may have changed a lot, but one thing that hasn't: our love of graphic tees and onesies. I especially enjoy them when the two phrases coordinate.

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Be Twinsies and Go All Out

Okay, I have to admit something here... My top is a girls' size XL. (That's one secret tip for finding mommy-and-me looks!) But there are other brands that specialize in coordinating styles—Joules, Masala Baby, and even Old Navy are just a couple of companies that do a great job at designing matching looks for moms and their littles.

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