Milk Nursingwear’s Garment and Bra Sizing Guides

July 17th, 2014

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We often get calls from our Milk Nursingwear customers asking for help on determining which size they should order.  Since everyone is proportioned differently, it’s difficult for us to recommend a size without your exact measurements – even with your height and weight.

Our suggestions to help you find the perfect fit:

- Have a soft measuring tape on hand to take your exact measurements.

- Measure around the fullest part of your bust, waist and hips.

- For our nursing tops, your bust measurement is most important.

- For our nursing dresses, your hip measurement is most important.

- We also advise reading the reviews for any item you are interested in — sometimes that can help when trying to see how an item runs.

You can locate our Garment and our Bra size chart here.

Once you have your measurements, we would happy to make a suggestion based upon the size chart if you would like to contact us.

When on our website, there is a link to our size charts at the bottom of the Milk Nursingwear homepage.  You can also find a link below the choice of size/color on every product page of our fashionable nursing styles

Finding the right fit will leave you happy and confident while nursing your little one in our line of flattering nursing tops and dresses.

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Milk Nursingwear Customer Poll

July 9th, 2014

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We, at Milk Nursingwear, want to hear from you!

Please take a minute to complete the survey below.  Let us know which color you like to be seen in when you wear our chic nursing tops.

 

Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world’s leading questionnaire tool.

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Milk Nursingwear July Style Blog

July 3rd, 2014

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 Make a splash in stripes this summer!

july milk nursingwear style board 2Celebrate the 4th in red, white and blue with Milk Nursingwear’s Contemporary Knot nursing top.  This stylish nursing top in navy paired with crisp, white trousers makes for a clean, summer look.  Add red accessories such as some sunglasses, a beaded bracelet and an oversized, red watch.  These great, striped wedges give you style without sacrificing comfort.

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Step out in Milk’s classic, Striped tank dress in black and white.  Add a pop of pink to this fresh nursing dress with some patent leather, cork sandals and this faux-reptile, hot pink bag.  Bangles are all the rage – stack a mix of metals for a fun, funky look.  Don’t forget a lightweight wrap and Hepburn-inspired sunglasses for protection from the sun.

 

 

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Baby Nurseries We Love

June 26th, 2014

What better way to decorate your little one’s nursery than to be inspired by others.

We, at Milk Nursingwear, LOVE these baby nursery design ideas…

As they say, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.  There are numerous baby nursery decorating ideas all over the internet. Websites like Project Nursery display hundreds of baby nurseries – everything from creative and fun to simple and elegant.

 

 

 

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Top 10 Baby Names for Boys

June 19th, 2014

Picking the right baby name for your little boy can be a daunting task. Whether you are looking for a traditional or unique name, there is a never-ending list of possibilities.

Milk Nursingwear would like to follow up our Top 10 Baby Names for Girls list with a Top 10 list of baby names for Boys. Again, we have used the Social Security Administration’s list for most registered names from 2013.

Top 10 names for baby boys during 2013:

 

Baby Name Origin Meaning
Noah Hebew Rest/Comfort
Liam Irish Warrior/Protector
Jacob Hebrew the Supplanter
Mason French Stoneworker
William German Resolute Guardian
Ethan Hebrew Strong/Safe/Firm
Michael Hebrew Who is like God
Alexander Greek Helper and Defender of Mankind
Jayden Hebrew Thankful
Daniel Hebrew God is my Judge

 

Milk Nursingwear would like to remind you to get your new baby a social security number.  Also, you can access the SSA’s complete database of top baby names at http://www.socialsecurity.gov.

 

 

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Milk Nursingwear June Style Blog

June 6th, 2014

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School’s out for summer!

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It’s time to pull out your summer whites to wear with your Milk Nursingwear Crossover everyday nursing top.  This fashionable nursing top in coral is the perfect compliment to a slender pair of white, cropped jeans.  Bring this outfit down to earth with brown leather  and turquoise accessories.  The pouch bag is large enough to carry all the extras you need for both you and your little one.  These great flats and necklace add style to any outfit.Milk Style Board June 2

Our Knotted nursing tank is an excellent choice for nursing your baby this summer. Wear this fresh nursing top with some smart khaki shorts for a clean look. Embellished sandals will kick your outfit up a notch. Don’t forget to bring along your favorite jean jacket to keep you warm when the restaurant or movie theater is just a little too cold.

 

 

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Top 10 Baby Names for Girls

May 29th, 2014

hello my name isThe expectation of a new baby is a time full of anticipation and excitement.  

It’s a time for new responsibilities, new gadgets, and a whole new person entering your life.  Gracing your little girl with a name is a big decision. 

It’s fun to explore a wide variety of possibilities from trendy to biblical — romantic to gender-bending.

Each year the Social Security Administration releases the list of top baby names registered with their agency from the previous year.  They manage a database of top baby names dating back to 1880 and the popularity of each name over the years.  

Top 10 names for baby girls during 2013:

Baby Name Origin Meaning
Sophia Greek Wisdom
Emma German Whole/Universal/Complete
Olivia Latin Olive tree/Emblem of peace
Isabella Italian/Spanish God is my oath/Sworn to God
Ava Latin/Hebrew Bird or Life
Mia Scandinavian Beloved
Emily English/Latin To strive or excel or rival
Abigail English/Hebrew Father's joy
Madison English/German/Latin Mighty battle
Elizabeth Hebrew God is my oath

Milk Nursingwear would like to remind you to get your new baby a social security number.  Also, you can access the SSA’s complete database of top baby names at http://www.socialsecurity.gov.

 

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Milk Celebrates Mother’s Day

May 15th, 2014

We hope that all our Milk Mamas had a wonderful and happy MOTHER’S DAY and enjoyed this special day with their families.

Thanks to all of you who entered Milk Nursingwear’s Mother’s Day Drawing.  Each of your responses were touching, and sometimes funny, tributes to motherhood.  Thank you for sharing your joyous tidbits of life in both words and pictures with us.

Below we have shared a selection of entries and photos from the contest.  We hope you enjoy them and that they inspire you as much as they have inspired us.milk_logo-revised

” I love being a mother because I love seeing the joy in my son’s face. I have heard people describe what it is like to be a mother, but I did not truly understand it until now. I’ve never felt more joy while feeling totally exhausted and time has never gone so quickly and slowly simultaneously. Motherhood has been a Bermuda Triangle of time, for me.” ~ Kimberley 

” I love being a mother because I get to spend my time with the most fun, warm, creative people in the world.” ~ Rebecca 

” I love being a mother because my children have taught me more about love, grace, humanity, and about the very heart of God in their few short years on earth then I could have ever learned on my own. Being their mother has been the most incredible experience of my life, and I am so thankful for them every day.” ~ Jenna 

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” I love being a mother because Harvey has shown me a whole new kind of love I can’t imagine having missed out on.” ~ Lauren

” I love being a mother because I knew I’ve always wanted to make my kids feel special and loved the same way my mother made me feel.” ~ Suni 

” I love being a mother because you learn that you never really knew love until you meet them for the first time. And then they hold your heart forever.” ~ Karey 

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” I love being a mother because its teaching me to be in the moment with a new person experiencing life’s beauty for the first time.” ~ Erin 

” I love being a mother because it is the hardest but most rewarding responsibility there is. There is nothing like the love of a child. Being a mother has taught me so much about myself and made me realize what is most important in life.”  ~ Kira 

” I love being a mother because no matter how bad of a day I’m having (or they’re having!) all I have to do is look at my boys and remember just how lucky I am ♡” ~ Jill 

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” I love being a mother because despite it daily being the most challenging thing I have ever done in so many ways, I would never have dreamed the sheer joy I feel when one of my daughters accomplishes something new, conquers an obstacle or simply shows me the world through her eyes. I cannot wait to add to that when our little boy joins us this summer :)” ~ Kelley 

” I love being a mother because there is absolutely no better feeling or greater love than the love one feels for their own child. It is the best experience I could have ever dreamed or hoped for. I have the two most amazing boys in the world – Camden who is 4, and Colten who is 10 days old (and nursing I might add – wink wink).” ~ Caroline

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 You can find the nursing tops and nursing dresses pictured above at Milk Nursingwearwww.milknursingwear.com.

 

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Milk’s Mother’s Day Drawing Winners

May 12th, 2014

Happy Mother’s Day from Milk Nursingwear!

Thank you for sharing why you love being a mom.  We enjoyed reading your submissions and seeing you wearing Milk nursing tops and nursing dresses in photos with your beautiful children.

The winners of a $100 Milk Nursingwear gift card are…

Linsey for her entry: “I love being a mother because my son has taught me to live in the moment!

Christina for her entry: “I love being a mother because of the beautiful smiles I get in the morning from both my children.  It makes it all worth it! .”

Diane for her picture entry: “I love being a mother because I never knew how much I could love someone before my son was born. He brightens my day every day!”

Mothers day contest winner Diane Mueller Fey

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to all of our winners.  We hope you enjoy your Milk shopping spree!

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Milk Nursingwear Style Blog

May 9th, 2014

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May is here…bringing the sunshine and warmth we’ve been waiting for.

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Our Side-shirred nursing top will keep you cool on spring’s warm afternoons. Pair this fashionable nursing top with a soft-knit maxi skirt and some T-bar flat sandals for the ultimate in comfort. Add a wide brim hat and some aviators to keep out the sun.  

 

 

 

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One of our top selling items is the Sleek gray striped scoop neck nursing top.  Wear this flattering nursing top with some cropped khakis and great silver ballet flats.  Add some pops of color with a robin’s egg blue tote and scarf, as well as a coral cardigan.

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