Here’s how to own your pregnancy style.
Finding your signature style can be tricky at the best of times, let alone when your body is constantly changing during pregnancy.
If you’re a mum-to-be in search of fashion inspiration, it’s always nice to take a look at pregnant celebrities on and off the red carpet. The Duchess of Cambridge always looked elegant on official visits while pregnant with Charlotte (that hot pink coat with the black buttons!) and Marion Cotillard always looks glamorous at film premieres in Dior gowns.
But as much as we love a bit of celebrity fashion, it’s not always easy to recreate their look. Especially if the closest thing to a red carpet event is your daily visit to Pret. So we thought we’d compile this handy guide on how to own your style at all stages of your pregnancy, not matter the occasion.
The best maternity tops
One of the biggest concerns for mums-to-be is comfort, but that doesn’t mean you need to ditch the style altogether. Of course, you’ll never go wrong with a classic white t-shirt, but there’s so many more options available on the high-street.
For the weekend, go casual with Breton tops, slogan Tees and slouchy tops teamed with jeans and trainers. During the week or for smarter occasions, go with printed blouses and floral tops teamed with tapered trousers and culottes or skirts.
Shop our edit of the best maternity tops here.
The best maternity trousers and jeans
Jeans are a saviour throughout pregnancy, you just can’t ever go wrong with them, whether you team them with a white shirt and trainers, or a blouse and heels. But if denim isn’t your bag, no need to panic. From printed trousers to leather-look leggings and THE comfiest joggers, we’ve got a little something for everyone in our best trousers gallery.
The best maternity dresses
With wedding season and summer fast approaching, there’s nothing as handy as having a dress or two hanging in your wardrobe, which you can just throw on to instantly feel stylish.
With weddings, you can’t go wrong with a pastel lace dress or a floral frock, but we’ve also got some shirt and gingham dresses for every day too. Shop our edit of the best maternity dresses here.
The best maternity swimwear
Whether you’re going for a swim at your local or jetting off on an exotic holiday, it’s important to invest in some swimwear that you feel comfortable (and fab!) in. Swimsuits are always a stylish option, but that’s not to say you can’t wear bikinis if you have a big bump. Wear whatever makes you feel amazing is our motto, so shop our edit of the best maternity swimwear here.