Maternity for Every Dress Code

While you might be able to get away with stretchy pants for most of your pregnancy because "Aren’t we uncomfortable enough?", there are sure to be a handful of events that require a bit more forethought. If deciphering dress codes weren’t already tricky enough, try adding an empire waistline to the mix. We’ve done the hard work for you and rounded up a couple of bump-friendly outfits for every occasion.  

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Beach Wedding 

Dress: Black Floral Ruffle Off Shoulder Maternity Maxi Dress, Pink Blush, $68

Earrings: Quartz Tassel Earrings in Peach Blush, The Vamoose, $57.77

Clutch: Metallic Raffia Clutch Bag, Neiman Marcus Last Call, $70

Shoes: Dolce Vita Claire Slide Heel, Urban Outfitters, $120

Wrap: Cashmere & Silk Wrap in Pink Silver, Nordstrom, $99


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Garden Wedding 

Dress: Light Blue Floral Hi-Low Maternity Midi Dress, Pink Blush, $61

Earrings: Pearl and Crystal Earrings,  Jcrew, $68

Bag: Hat Attack Small Wicker Basket, Shopbop, $104

Shoes: Splendid Fergie Lace-Up Sandal, Nordstrom, $138.95

Cardigan: Favourite Crop Crew Cardigan Ivory, Boden, $75


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dressy casual  

Dress: The Cleo Dress, Hatch, $288

Earrings: Flower and Bead Chandelier Earrings, JCrew, $65

Bag: Alice and Olivia Shirley 3D Floral Large Clutch, Orchard Mile, $495

Shoes: Strappy Block-Heel Sandals Suede, JCrew, $128

Sweater: Fine-knit Cardigan, HM, $12.99


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Festive / Creative Cocktail  

Jumpsuit: Jumpsuit with Kimono Sleeve and Wide Leg in Print, ASOS, $76

Earrings: Alexis Bittar Mosaic Kiwi Cluster Stud Earrings, The Real Real, $75

Bag: Cult Gaia Luna Bamboo Shoulder Bag, LUISAVIAROMA, $330

Shoes: Aquazzura Forever Marilyn 45 Suede Pump, Bluefly, $472.99

Jacket: J.Crew Unstructured Shawl Collar Cotton Linen Blazer, Nordstrom, $168


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Dress: A.L.C Verena Dress, Tilden, $695

Bracelet: Rimini Bangle Black Onyx, Margaret Elizabeth, $68

Bag: Mini Chain Saddle Bag, Cuyana, $225

Shoes: Valentino Garavani Rockstud Slingback Pumps, Barneys, $995

Cape: Classic Alpaca Cape, Cuyana, $215


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Dress: ASOS Maternity Pleated Maxi Dress with Flutter Sleeve, ASOS, $67

Earrings: Laurel Tassel Earrings Labradorite, Moonstone & Lapis, Margaret Elizabeth, $228

Clutch: Regale Floral-Print Convertible Clutch, Lord and Taylor, $65

Shoes: I.N.C. Carma Evening Kitten Heel Pumps, Macys, $99.50

Cape: The Row Hern Cashmere Cape, Net-A-Porter, $1,550