I went shopping last week with client of mine who just had a baby and needed some stylish clothes for nursing. We went to Mimi Maternity but there were very few options. So here’s what we did:
- Focused on color. Black doesn’t flatter her, but a gunmetal gray V-neck did. She didn’t like the shape but I told her she could wear it lots of different ways. Plus, that gray made her blue eyes really pop. So we got that one, but didn’t settle for the others, which were all either in a color or shape or style that didn’t flatter her. Instead, we ….
- Got creative with other options. With no other actual nursing tops available, we went across the street to Loehmann’s and bought a whole bunch of stretchy V-neck and scoop-neck tops that will work just as well, either by being pulled up or pulled down.
I saw her this weekend, and she was rocking that somewhat shapeless top with a cute, wide stretch belt with an animal-print buckle and a black skirt. Oh, and with a cute, tiny baby as the very best accessory!