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How to pick a zipper for your coat extender in 5 Easy Steps

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Step one: Look at the teeth!   What kind of zipper do you have?      Metal Invisible Coil Coil Vislon l Vislon M Vislon   Step Two: Is your Zipper a YKK? Yes             No     Step 3 How many Sliders (a.k.a pull tabs) does your zipper have?  ONE   TWO Does your zipper end in a stop, or another pull tab?   Photo from: https://successfulfashiondesigner.com/anatomy-of-a-zipper/   Step 4: What side is the pull tab? Place your coat on the floor in front of you, is the tab on the right or left? LEFT  ...

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Naked Nursing Tanks, All Sales Final

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Naked Nursing Tanks, All Sales Final

At HEA we strive to bring in brands and products you are interested in.   We received a lot of requests for Naked Nursing Tanks in 2018, so we contacted the brand and started to sell Naked Nursing to meet your needs. Naked Nursing requires a minimum order quantity (MOQ) with every order which is a risky commitment for a small business.  This is why we always offered a presale discount before we place an order with the brand. Presales helped us meet the MOQ with less risk. Buying inventory that sits around unsold is expensive and stressful for a...

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Maternity Bottoms Panel Style Guide

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Maternity Bottoms Panel Style Guide
I bet you didn't realize how many options you had when it came to panel styles!  Here is a look at the different panel styles used by maternity brands to keep you stylish and comfortable during your pregnancy.

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Maternity Consignment a Sustainable Choice: Lower the Microplastics You Release into Your Local Waterways

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Maternity Consignment a Sustainable Choice: Lower the Microplastics You Release into Your Local Waterways

While in the wash, Microplastics are released from our clothing and end up in our waterways, and eventually end up in the ocean..Polyester nylon, acrylic, spandex and other synthetic fibres are plastic based, and they are the fabrics responsible for the release of microplastics into our waterways..How can you make a difference? Thrift! Studies found that garments shed more when they are new. Choose clothing made of natural fabrics like cotton & silk. Buy pieces made of quality fabrics Buy garment bags designed to catch microplastics in the wash. .While most of the articles read for this post agreed that...

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Plus Size Nursing Tops Research and what I learned will Shock You!

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I’m in the process of researching women's plus sizes for the plus size nursing t-shirt I am designing, and My Head Is Spinning!!   THERE IS NO INDUSTRY STANDARD FOR PLUS SIZES!   None.    It’s not just the sizes that vary from brand to brand, but what these sizes are called. The variations are staggering and really confusing.    BUT I’ve made an interesting discovery about Momzelle’s size XXL(XLL)!   If you wear size 1X & 2X from Additionelle or Pennington’s, GIVE MOMZELLE XXL  A TRY!!     A graph I made to compare the three brands. Numbers are in inches.    As you can...

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