Are you searching for a bra that looks amazing and has the flexibility to fit with your changing shape? If so, how about the Lorna Drew Alexa Animal nursing bra?
Not sure on your cup size? Well, this bra has an innovative clip that allows each cup size to go either up a cup, or down a cup. For example, if you pick a 34D, the clip allows you to change it to either a 34C, or up to a 34DD. Of course, you can also leave it at a 34D. This means that as your milk comes in, and as your body changes, you should be able to fit that this bra fits you really well.
We think you will love how luxurious and pretty this bra feels. For example, it comes in a lovely soft, silky stretch satin and it has a contrast satin trim. It also has a satin bow in the centre.
So how comfortable is this nursing bra? Well, it is lined in 100% pure cotton. It also has graded bra strapsas the sizes go up for your comfort. To help you further to get a good fit, it has extended hook and eye to allow for growth around your body.
Breastfeeding advisors tend to suggest that, if possible, you avoid underwires during your nursing month. So you may be pleased to know that this bra is wirefree. It has a balconette bra shape.
So why do we think you may like the Lorna Drew Alexa Animal nursing bra? We think you may love the fact that you can alter the cup size on each cup (up or down one cup size from the cup size you choose). We think you should also love how luxurious this bra looks and feels.
We want to make sure you know exactly what the bra is like so you are not surprised when it arrives, so here are some quick questions and answers from us studying the bra… out of the packet….in depth.
Is this bra underwired? No
Does this bra have a “modesty panel” (i.e when the cups are open does it have material to help make it more discreet behind the cups? This is also called an “A-Frame nursing bra”. No…but it does have a small stretch of material that sits above the breast…but this is too thin to call it a modesty panel
Is this bra padded? No
Does it have a pre-formed cups? No
How stretchy is the fabric on the cups? Quite stretchy
Does the bra have removable foam inserts in the cups? No
How smooth is the material on the OUTSIDE of the bra? Quite smooth and quite “silky”
Would it be suitable as a T-shirt nursing bra? No
Would it be suitable as a Sleep nursing bra? No
Does this bra have an option to buy matching briefs? No
How to verify the Nursing Bra Shop....
"I have never heard of the Nursing Bra Shop....how can I find out what the service is like?" Simple - ask any online mums forums you are on if anyone has used us. We always STRONGLY URGE you to check on us in any Facebook breastfeeding groups or other maternity or mums groups such as Mumsnet etc. Maybe ask if anyone has ever used the Nursing Bra Shop? What was our service like?
Here are some places to ask questions about the Nursing Bra Shop:
- Facebook breastfeeding groups
- Online Bounty Groups
But please ask the question in any forums. 89% Of UK mothers have never heard of the Nursing Bra Shop. Asking forums is a good way of checking on us. Don't take our word for it....ask other mothers who may have used us!
We tend to find that this bra comes up a little small in the cup size. For example, if you are thinking of choosing a 34g, we suggest you choose instead a 34gg. Or, if you are picking a 36e, we would suggest that you buy a 36f.
MATERIAL THICKNESS OF CUPS:
We try to rate how thick the cups are of each bra, so you are not surprised by this when the bra turns up! We rate this out of 5, so 1/5 is thin cups, 5 out of 5 is thick. We would rate the thickness of the cups of the cups of this bra as 3 out of 5. Medium thickness.