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30 Small Businesses To Try If You're Over Shopping The Brands

I wish I knew about this shop post-partum! But now I can share it with you all! Ollie Gray is a forward-thinking maternity shop that makes items for every body. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Kate and her husband Bryce created the revolutionary Anywhere Bra. Fun story, their endeavor began in 2016 as a Kickstarter that was 330% funded by 554 backers!

So often, moms buy what will get us by until our bodies bounce back, until we stop nursing, until we’re back in those pre-pregnancy jeans. At Ollie Gray, we think that’s just wrong. We believe women are beautiful, powerful and perfect at every stage of life — motherhood included. We also believe you should treat yourself to maternity and postpartum clothing that works for where you are now. Think of it as an investment in your comfort, your confidence and your sanity. (TBH, we’ve heard our products are so damn good, moms wear them long after they’ve kicked pumps and onesies to the curb.) —Kate Rech, owner

Promising review: “As a runner, there was nothing I was looking forward to more postpartum than lacing up my shoes and getting back out there. I did not realize, however, just how much my breasts had changed and the additional maintenance they would require. I had tried a few different running/ sports nursing bras and finally found these, which keep my chest in place the same way my sports bras did before pregnancy. I get no bounce and the fact that I can go from pumping to yoga to breastfeeding to running is awesome. These bras are liberating, and I will probably hang on to them after I’m done breastfeeding because they fit my lifestyle so well.” —Sara

Price range: $15—$135

See more comfy cozy wear at Ollie Gray.