Our Story


Her Belly Pops!

Newly pregnant with Isabel, Ingrid discovers she can no longer button her

pants while getting dressed for work. She fashions a makeshift band from her

lingerie drawer — the first prototype of a Bellaband

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Bellaband’s First Customer

After many months of product development, testing, more development and

finally production, the first Bellaband is sold to a boutique in Mill Valley, CA.


The First of Four

Bellaband acquires its first patent! Invention, rewarded.

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Seamless Becomes Essential

The Bellaband gains some company with the introduction

of Seamless Essentials.

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For Every Belly

BeBand makes its debut nationwide at Target® and Target.com


Isabel Turns 10

We celebrate ten years with the launch of IngridandIsabel.com


Fashion Meets Function

Ingrid & Isabel turns its functional knits into fashionable fits.

Spring 2013

Bellaband + Gap Maternity

Bellaband sits in good company alongside maternity apparel at Gap.

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Fall 2013

Active Pursuit

Maternity Active launches with the innovative Active Pant

featuring the patent-pending Crossover Panel


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A New Addition

The Truly Seamless Nursing Collection arrives to bring her nursing

bras and camis that comfort, fit and support her every curve.