Nursing pads are indispensable during your breastfeeding period. And handy for afterwards, more about that later. Many women leak some milk from their breasts during the period that they are breastfeeding, you put nursing pads between your breast and your bra or top and they collect the milk. It also ensures hygiene during this time..
There are of course many types of nursing pads, but what could be nicer and more durable than a washable version. Eco Era created them, two types. One kind of beautiful wool, and one kind of bamboo. You can find them here! Both variants are handmade and are sold with a linen bag that you can use as a laundry bag.
p.s did you know that after your breastfeeding period you can use the compresses well for thin T-shirts or dresses. You put them between your bra and the compresses ensure that your nipples are not visible if you do not want this. They are thin and form nicely with your chest so you don't see them.