A quick glance at this week’s gorgeous giveaway from Dear Kate, and you’ll know why we’re totally enchanted: the Ella set, with dainty lace and luxe, soulful details -- just like its namesake Ella Fitzgerald -- is so beautiful, we’re already making room in our underwear drawer. But what you may not know from that quick glance is that all Dear Kate underwear has revolutionary technology to keep you comfortable and dry. Each pair is wicking and stain-releasing, and includes a leak-resistant outer layer that will keep you protected even during the infamous pregnant sneeze. I know you know what I’m talking about.


This week’s we’re giving away Dear Kate's Ella set, featuring the Ella Bralet, Ella Hipster Full, and Ella Thong. Dear Kates is also offering Well Rounded NY readers an exclusive discount through Feb. 2. Use the code "wellrounded" at checkout at for 25% off (valid for first time customers only).

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Below are six of the biggest lies I believed before having kids—and the reality of what actually happened for me.

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