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Simple Tips To Properly Measure Your Maternity Bra Size

Need help figuring out your breastfeeding/nursing bra size? No problem! Just follow these simple steps. First, you'll need a flexible measuring tape to measure the distance. Don't worry if you get an odd number, just round up to the nearest even number. Now, let's get started! Step 1: Measure Your Band Size. Wrap the measuring tape snugly around your ribcage, right under your bust. Again, if you get an odd number, just round up to the nearest even number. For example, if you measure as a 31", your rib size is 32". And if you don't have a measuring tape, no worries - just use a string or shoelace and then measure it with a tape measure. Step 2: Measure...

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World Breastfeeding Awareness 2023

For the past 6 years, Oh La Lari® continues to celebrate Breastfeeding Awareness Week this year from August 1st-7th.   "Enabling breastfeeding, making a difference for working parents." This year's theme is essential because: Workplace challenges remain the most common reason why many women never breastfeed, or why they stop breastfeeding earlier than recommended. Parents need adequate time and support to breastfeed. Parents with less than three months of maternity leave reported shorter breastfeeding duration than those with three or more months of leave. A workplace needs adequate breastfeeding facilities to become a breastfeeding-friendly workplace. Only 42 countries mandate workplace breastfeeding facilities. Protecting, promoting, and supporting breastfeeding addresses inequalities in sustainable development (source: WABA, 2023). You can find more information at: WABA (World...

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How To Pump Hands-Free With Your Nursing Bralette

We understand. There are so many choices when searching for the perfect hands-free nursing bra. But do you honestly need to spend the money to purchase another bra when you decide to start pumping? These specialty bras can be expensive when you add up everything you already have to purchase while pregnant. At Oh La Lari®, we aim to empower mothers with a touch of luxury and a sprinkle of sexy to your nursing lingerie. Our innovative, comfortable, affordable nursing bralettes are perfect for your hands-free pumping bras. Before you start pumping, we recommend finding the perfect size breast pump flange. A breast pump flange is a plastic cover piece that fits over your nipple to form a seal around...

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World Breastfeeding Awareness 2022

Breastfeeding is tough. It is physically strenuous. So for the first week of August, globally, breastfeeding awareness is celebrated to raise awareness and support breastfeeding across different levels of society. According to WABW, Breastfeeding improves the health, survival, and well-being of infants, children, and their mothers. Therefore, breastfeeding is one of the best investments for saving lives and improving the health, social and economic development of individuals and nations. In the breastfeeding vs. formula debate, experts say breastfeeding is the optimal way to feed a baby. Breastfeeding has many health benefits for babies and mothers. Formula provides balanced nutrition for infants and is convenient for feedings but can be expensive and come with side effects. Look here to read more...

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Best Way To Wash Your Lace Bralettes

Delicate lace bralettes are a beautiful investment, so we recommend washing them with the utmost care. Lace can easily get destroyed or start piling if not correctly managed. Therefore, hand washing with gentle laundry soap or machine washing with a separate mesh bag will give you the best results. Also, due to the lace, bralettes can air-dry very quickly. Grab these tools for lingerie washing: Delicate laundry soap, medium-sized bucket or mesh laundry pouch, stain remover stick, and a hanger. Follow the steps below, and your lingerie will look beautiful for years to come! Step 1: Hand Washing:Sort your bralettes by color and mix one teaspoon of delicate laundry soap with 2 cups of cold water in a medium-sized tub....

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