Author Archive: bybabysrules

Happy Birthday Gabrielle!

One year ago today I posted about Gabrielle’s birth. It has been my most popular post to date. 🙂  It’s been a long year, full of some struggles. My baby girl is finally one! This first year has been a challenge in many ways. We had breastfeeding issues due to Insufficient Glandular Tissue, Gabrielle was …

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Guest Post- The other side of Curvy Kate’s discrimination

This is a guest post, we will call the author Ms. R.  I’m sure this post was not easy for Ms. R to write, there for I am enforcing a strict no snark rule for the comments! I reserve the right to remove or not post any comment left on this post! The opinions in this post …

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Curvy Kate Star In a Bra- Why I Can’t Enter & You May Not Be Able To Either

*Disclaimer! This post was very difficult for me to write, for many reasons. It is hard to write a post with moderate emotions when you feel targeted, disrespected, and judged. This post will probably anger some people as well. I can understand that. I am enforcing a strict no snark rule for the comments! I …

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Post Op Bra Research Survey

Hi everyone!! I hope that you can all take a few minutes to help out. Please see the request below from Alison. Hi, my name is Alison and I’m in my second year, studying Contour design at DMU. I’m currently working on a project, where I will be using a special type of silicone and …

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Panache Sports Bra

This bra was provided by Large Cup Lingerie. All opinions are my own. Unfortunately the pink is out of stock, but they do have the black, grey, & white. I’m sure that the will also carry the next set of fashion colors. The Panache Sport is currently 38£, which at current exchange is $60. This …

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September Happenings

Hey everyone!! Welcome to the month of September. I wanted to share with you some posts that are planned, partially because I’m excited, partially because I want you guys to get excited. Fussy Busty has started a series Fit & Active September. This will include posts sports bras and active wear, but also working out …

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Return of the Rhea

*These items were sent to me by Large Cup Lingerie. All opinions are my own. Large Cup Lingerie held a twitter giveaway recently, and while I did not win, the did graciously send me this Rhea set to review. I want to start by telling you what I love about LCL. They are fun, take …

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Diversity In Lingerie

Diversity is a complicated thing. As consumers we want to see people like ourselves in the products we buy. But retailers must balance what sells, what models they have access too, and their consumer’s wishes. June, from Braless In Brasil has started a campaign using the hashtag #diversity in lingerie. From her post: From now …

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Made In Preston- Aztec Bralet

If you are anything like me, when a new company is showing you sneak peeks on Facebook you get incredibly impatient. Made In Preston has been doing that for a while now.  Finally their site is live (seriously, it felt like forever!), and those sneak peeks are now available for purchase. Last week I did …

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Bra fitting- Seattle Nordstrom

Bra fitting in the US is one of those things women do not regularly do. The idea of going to get a fitting ramps up the anxiety levels in a lot of women. We are faced with the idea of being topless in front of a stranger, not a comforting thought. So most women just …

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