Essential garments for every phase of the journey We don't think you need to buy a whole new wardrobe because you’re pregnant or nursing. But we do know that a few key garments can make life a little easier and a lot more comfortable. Here we have collected our best tips for the most essential garments during every phase of motherhood. Are you newly pregnant? Find our best tips here. In the middle of your pregnancy? Here are our best tips. Have you just given birth? Find our best tips here. Are you nursing? Here are our best tips.