Mother and Baby

Your guide to the best maternity clothes now it's Autumn

With the seasons changing, it's time to put the floral dresses away and say hello to an autumn wardrobe that you and your bump will love.

Autumn is the perfect month to wear chunky knits and comfy coats, but finding outfits isn't always easy, especially as your body goes through so many changes when pregnant. 

From cosy knits to floaty dresses, take a look at our pick of autumn-perfect outfits that suit any weather and fit those growing bumps. 

Autumn maternity favourites 

 

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1) Chunky midi dress with side split, £38, ASOS

Designed with a cosy turtleneck and long sleeves, it's also made from recycled materials which helps benefit the environment. This dress is ideal for during and after pregnancy, as it has a double top layer which is ideal for nursing. 
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2) Roll neck cable jumper, £18, Boohoo

You can't go wrong with a cosy knitted jumper, making this one perfect and it's even available in three different colorus. It's not always easy finding a jumper that fits yourself as well as your growing bump, so this maternity one will be the perfect fit.
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3) Over bump thermal leggings, £45, Seraphine

These thermal leggings are an essential! Made from super soft fabric with a luxurious fleece lining, they're designed to fit comfortably over your bump, leeping you and baby covered and cosy. They can be worn with a comfy top or even with dresses.
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4) Floral dress with smocking, £24.99, H&M

Made from a soft jersey material, this smock dress fits lovely over your bump. With a small frill around the neckline and long puff sleeves with frills, it's a lovely dress to wear on a cool autumn day. Pair with black tights for those colder days. 
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5) Textured knit cape, £59, Seraphine

Featuring a cosy roll neck with matching cuffs and hemline, this maternity jumper is a stylish, autumn must have. This jumper is designed with a flattering curved cut to fit your growing bump. It's also made from soft matieral so that it provides extra comfort through your pregnancy. 
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6) Grey roll neck jumper dress, £39, JoJoMaman Bebe

The chunky knit features a high roll neck to keep you cosy and keep the cold out. The tie waist helps to flatter your changing shape, too, and is a go-to piece this autumn. 
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7) Padded jacket, £65, Next

There's nothing better than walks in autumn, so a comfortable coat is a must. This padded jacket with an adjustable elasticated waistline will keep you and your bump warm when it's cold outside. It'll also help keep you dry on those rainy days.
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8) Fine knit peplum top, £12.99, Newlook

This gorgeous peplum top with flatter your growing baby bump. The frill trim sits just above your bump with the flare design allowing you to feel more comfortable. 
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9) Denim blue skinny angle jeans, £34.99, H&M

Designed with a wide cotton jersey panel, these jeans are made for a great fit. The jersey panel is soft and comfortable on your bump too. They're ankle length and made with stretchy denim to provide extra comfort through your pregnancy. 
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10) Denim dungaree in rinsewash, £42, ASOS

Dungarees are incredibly comfortable, so these are a must for your autumn wardrobe! With adjustable buckle straps and buttoned sides, these denim dungarees are designed to fit you and your growing bump. Pair with a cosy jumper or t-shirt. 
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11) 2-in-1 puffer jacket, £69, JoJoMaman Bebe

This 2-in-1 puffer jacket is designed to fit you through pregnancy and after birth, making it the perfect investment this autumn. The centre panel can be added in to fit your growing bump, or removed to adjust to your post-baby body. It's beautifully padded and guaranteed to keep you cosy whatever the weather. 
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12) Spot split side skirt, £19.99, Amazon

The stretchy material will fit snuggly over any bump without feeling too tight. It can be dressed down to wear in the day or even dressed up for any occassion. 
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13) Brown marl ribbed dress, £29.99, H&M

Made from soft rib-knit cotton, the knee-length dress is a great autumn addition to your wardrobe. The long sleeves will help keep you warm in the cooler weather, and it can be paired with a pair of tights for the coldest of autumn days. 
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14) Denim shirt, £20, Boohoo

Paired with some cosy leggings, this shirt is a big refresh on your wardrobe. With three-quarter sleeves, the shirt is long enough to cover your bump from when it's smallest to its biggest. 

 
  • Author: Samantha Ball Samantha Ball
  • Job Title: Freelance writer

Samantha is a mum of one, in a house full of boys and became a volunteer at a Hospice at 11 years old, helping to fundraise for 10 years. Her hobbies are long hikes, coffee tasting, and being a bit of an *obsessive* cleaner.

She also runs a blog Student Mum Diaries about what it’s like to be a student mum. 

 

 
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