For Christmas this year I want to help showcase some amazing mum-owned businesses that exist in Ireland, some of which are also breastfeeding related. Please think of shopping with small business this year if you have never done this before. Give the gift of a livelihood to a working mum!
1. Eagan Activewear
EAGAN leggings, designed for comfort and style no matter how you wear them. They contain a blend of spandex to create a form flattering look. High waisted to support the tummy area, super soft to touch and squat proof so you feel in control. Available in sizes XS-XL. FREE Delivery. Visit eaganactive.com to find your perfect pair.
My 1st Christmas Nappy Caddy is the perfect gift full of essentials for nappy and bath times with beautiful keepsakes for baby. For more details visit www.snuggles.ie
3. Feed Me Mother
Feed Me Mother is a positive breastfeeding clothing brand & community that supports mothers in their postpartum journey. The brainchild of mum of two Fiona Fahy, Feed Me Mother is dedicated to empowering mothers to look and feel stylish and comfortable and to breastfeed with confidence.
Feed Me Mother uses a sustainable fabric called Tencel which is not only kind on the environment but is kind on you and your baby’s skin too and it is silky soft.
Whatever the 4thtrimester throws at you, Feed Me Mother's clothing has you covered.
4. Milk it Mama
Milk it Mama have a beautiful collection of porcelain Christmas ornaments. There is something extra special about breastfeeding at Christmas.. all those cosy cuddles by the fire with the lights twinkling! Watching your little one's face take in all the new sights and sounds giving them comfort during the busy season.
Saviour those memories and think of them every year as you decorate your tree, for years to come and long after your journey has come to an end.
5. The Nappy Market
Why not give the gift of real nappies to a new or expecting parent? Save money and reduce waste!
These great value starter kits are exclusively available at The Nappy Market - while stocks last.
€50 Taster Kit (RRP over €65)
- 4 Cloth Nappies (3 pockets nappies & 1 All in One Nappy)
- 4 fleece liners
- Small Nappy Pod bag
€100 Starter Kit (RRP over €130)
• 8 Cloth Nappies (6 pockets & 2 AiO) + 8 fleece liners
• Reusable Wipes
• Large Nappy Pod Bag
Kits will include two different styles of Cloth Nappies made from premium quality materials. Pocket nappies with bamboo and cotton inserts. All in One nappies with bamboo and hemp. Nappy brand will be My Cotton Drawer and Little Love Bum.
Select your pod and we'll fill it with gorgeous selection of nappies for you to try!
6. Personal Stylist- Teresa Lenihan
Whether you are looking for a new style or help putting outfits together from your current wardrobe, Teresa has you covered.
Teresa is great at styling what works for your shape and will encourage you out of your comfort zone, but in a really good way!
You will find her on Insta or on Facebook for more details.
7. Maternity to Baby
This beautiful designed long sleeved top is suitable for everyday use for breastfeeding mothers.
It has sewn-in covered zips, that make it very convenient for discreet breastfeeding.
8. Mama's Boobie Box
Mama's Boobie Box is a breastfeeding gifts and essentials business based in Co. Clare. We have put together a fabulous guide of Xmas gifts for the new breastfeeding mum this Christmas.
From breast pads to nipple cream we have you covered. Shop our range here.