2017 is all about rocking the baby bump. No longer should you be shy about being pregnant. It’s all about portraying your bad-ass, life-bearing avatar to the world. Being pregnant doesn’t mean you have to take a nine-month long sabbatical from your glam dresses and hide yourself in baggy tees and pants. Here’s a curated list, especially for you to have a fashion-forward pregnancy.
Who has ever looked bad in florals done right? Embrace you feminine side and choose a flowy floral dress for that dinner party. Add a yellow or orange belt up top to take your game to the next level. Or you can keep it down and go for a floral top under a black blazer. Keep jewelry to a minimum.
Blake Lively in a gorgeous, bold, floral dress
- Stripes and Checks
Stripes come in different shapes and styles. Ever wanted to try a bodycon dress? Now is the best time. Go for one with stripes and show off your amazing bump. If you are looking for a casual look, striped tee under a denim shirt is the way to go. For a sophisticated look, choose a vertical striped top with a bit of a flare.
Checks are simple to wear and easiest when trying to achieve a grungy look. Mostly, you can’t go wrong with checks. Just remember to balance out a bright checked top or tunic with monochrome pants and shoes.
Kareena Kapoor in a chic, stripped, top
- Blazers and Jackets
Blazers immediately give you the I-mean-business look. Pair your blazer with ankle boots and voila! You will look as sophisticated as ever. However, for warmer climates, skip the boots and choose monochrome pumps.
Ali Larter in a black blazer that brings out her strong character
Overalls are one of the best way to show off your baby bump. This might be a uncomplicated piece of clothing, but I assure you, it is very much in trend. Pair it with a stripped or a monochrome t-shirt and light tennis shoes to achieve the ultimate casual yet trendy and super comfortable look.
Mila Kunis in denim, outdoorsy overalls
Knitted wears, especially the oversized one’s, are a great way of keeping yourself warm in the winters and also looking amazing. It balances out your beautiful tummy. It is recommended that you wear them in single colour. Another thing to keep in mind is to wear slim fitted bottoms is your knitwear is long and oversized. If you want to make a statement, wear a bright colored cardigan, like a red one, against sober colors in a t-shirt and the bottom, like black, grey or white.
Liliana Garcia in a cute, knitted sweater
- Maxi Dresses
Maxi dresses are a great way to achieve that elegant pregnancy look. They enhance your physique by lengthening. Flowy materials can look especially flattering if you are trying to achieve a less casual look. Add some jewelry or accessories and there you have a party look ready.
Danielle Lloyd in a funky, casual, maxi dress