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Two Best Friends Change the Maternity Industry Landing Nordstrom

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Two Best Friends Change the Maternity Industry Landing Nordstrom

Valerie and Sabina, the girls behind BLANQI. Their story something that took hard work, determination and the right direction. From the beginning big retailers were their target and they were out to make a big impact. This is how it started… It began with a simple conversation between best friends Sabina Melarti and Valerie Darragh… Continue reading

BLANQI Girl Pregnancy Ways To Wear

16 ways to wear a maternity support tank

Oh, the looks you can create!  Before BLANQI, ‘maternity support’ was something that sounded a little creepy, looked even scarier (think Velcro and plastic), and was often only suggested to high-risk pregnant women as an option. But WE needed the help with the aches and pains of pregnancy. What we wanted was something that could… Continue reading

PRETERM LABOR + PROGESTERONE: DAILY SHOTS AND NOT THE FUN COCKTAIL KIND

BLANQI Girl

PRETERM LABOR + PROGESTERONE: DAILY SHOTS AND NOT THE FUN COCKTAIL KIND

After going into delivery at 35 weeks with my second pregnancy, my OBGYN prescribed me progesterone shots for my subsequent 3 pregnancies. For me that meant 2 shots, 2 times a week, in both of my butt cheeks. Humbling, yes, uncomfortable, for sure, but worth the sacrifice- most definitely. I swear by progesterone and even… Continue reading

How It Works: First Ever Nursing Leggings

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How It Works: First Ever Nursing Leggings

The first ever nursing leggings created for bodies that motherhood made, these leggings will be your after-baby savior. High waist design rises to just below your bra line to smooth, secure and conceal a postpartum belly, perfect for discreet nursing. Gentle compression helps you re-engage your core but without the constriction of conventional shapewear. With… Continue reading