The moment when every pregnant woman’s heart drops is when you’ve got a party or wedding invitation – leaving you with the daunting task of finding something special to wear that makes you feel good AND accommodates your bump (and other rapidly expanding areas.) Your faithful standby LBD is never going to fit over your new shape. So, we’ve picked the best from the high street that will easily take you to most occasions over the next three trimesters.
Floral, £40, Asos Maternity
Don’t shy away from bold prints - this kimono style dress is perfect for a party or date night.
Green dress, £38, Blooming Marvellous at mothercare.com
Choose an empire line dress for a bump flattering shape.
Grey dress, £115, isabellaoliver.com
Show off your new curves in a body con style – this brand is an A list favourite.
Tunic, £40, next.co.uk
This tunic comes in a choice of this autumn’s favourite shade, pink, or classic black.
Sequin, £85, Seraphine
Shimmer and shine in knockout sequins – this dress is great worn over your favourite skinnies or on it’s own.
Lace dress, £149, Tiffany Rose
Tiffany Rose is the go-to brand for wedding and occasion wear when pregnant.