Category: Behind the B

Two Best Friends Change the Maternity Industry Landing Nordstrom

Behind the B

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

What’s the difference between our Maternity Support Leggings and Highwaist Support Leggings? And which size should I buy and try?

Behind the B Postpartum Pregnancy

What’s the difference between our Maternity Support Leggings and Highwaist Support Leggings? And which size should I buy and try?

The main difference between our two leggings is in the belly/torso area. The Maternity is designed so that there is no pressure or tightness on your belly, so there is actually significantly less compression on the belly area and more stretch for when your belly grows each week. The Highwaist design is fully opaque- providing… Continue reading

From Playroom to Boardroom // How BLANQI Began

Behind the B

From Playroom to Boardroom // How BLANQI Began

Born from a simple need, It began with a simple conversation between best friends Sabina Melarti and Valerie Darragh – on the playground with their one-year olds, Sabina pregnant with her second, they shared their stories of frustration by the nonexistence of chic and practical support garments and the lack of support for the after-baby… Continue reading