When I was pregnant, people told me that I shouldn’t invest in maternity wear or breastfeeding-friendly shirts because “you just won’t need them!” Halfway into my pregnancy, all I could wear was maternity clothing. And a month into nursing, I was living in nursing tops. So don’t listen to the naysayers. These are items you’ll want and need, and they are worth investing in. Especially if they’ll work for both maternity and breastfeeding. Like everything from Loyal Hana.

This summer, we’re crushing on Loyal Hana’s brand new, adorable rompers. This fashion staple is a must for pregnancy--we love the way the silhouette frames an adorable growing bump. But a romper for nursing? Previously unheard of! Like every piece of Loyal Hana, these jumpsuits come with a discreetly hidden zipper to make breastfeeding (or pumping) access easy, plus they’re easy to care for--no dry cleaning!-- and totally reasonably priced. Pick up the casual and chic Marni for summer or pre-order the smart and structured Celia for Fall. Or maybe just buy both. You totally will need them.


There's the magazine cover photo of the new celebrity mom glowing as she looks down at the beautiful, sleeping baby in her arms—and then there's real life.

In real life, postpartum mothers are just as likely to be wearing diapers as their babies are, and bumps need months to deflate.

That's why we're so grateful for the way celebrities are ditching damaging narratives about postpartum perfection and embracing the messy authenticity of new motherhood. Thanks to these modern mamas, the rest of us are seeing our own experiences reflected in pop culture, and that lets us know we're not alone.

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