KL & Surrounds
Bangsar Village II, 2 Jalan Telawi 1, Bangsar, KL (03 2283 1680); Setia City Mall, 7 Persiaran Setia Dagang, Shah Alam (03 3358 3019/www.springmaternity.com/ my). Founded in Singapore, Camomile Spring offers maternity wear, accessories, nursing gear and other baby products. We like the fashionable lacy nursing dresses and comfortable, billowy tops. Daily, 10am-10pm.
Ground floor, Tropicana Medical Centre, Kota Damansara (Facebook: MaternityWearhouz). As Malaysia’s first and only maternity fashion rental store, Maternity Wearhouz has lightened the load of financially-challenged parents. Rent, purchase or exchange maternity apparel and nursing lingerie throughout your pregnancy – it’s convenient and a lot cheaper than buying a whole new wardrobe.
Mon-Fri, 10am-6pm; Sat, 10am-3pm.
Unit 30-31, First floor, Paradigm Mall, PJ; Unit F23, Mid Valley Megamall, Lingkaran Syed Putra, KL (03 2287 0833); 18-2, Jalan Kuchai Maju 8, off Jalan Kuchai Lama, KL (03 7983 7793/www.motherclub.com.my). Motherclub offers apparel for various occasions. Active, casual, work and cocktail attire is available in comfortable jersey, denim and various knits. Keep an eye on Motherclub’s activity board, which lists parttime babysitting services, postnatal classes, massages and other programmes applicable to mothers.
Mothers En Vogue
Fifth floor, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, KL (03 2141 0252); L1-52, First floor, IOI City Mall, Putrajaya (03 8328 0773/www. mothersenvogue.com). Singapore-based brand Mothers En Vogue offers a stylish and affordable range of maternity and post-natal breastfeedingfriendly clothing. Made of natural fibres, the pretty tops and dresses are designed to provide new mothers with comfortable and discreet ‘access points’ for convenient breastfeeding.