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.
The most exciting thing about a celebrity announcing her pregnancy? The veritable feast of stylish maternity wear we can expect to see her drape herself in for the next nine months. From Kourtney K and Kimberly Walsh to Holly Willoughby and Natasha Hamilton , click on to see some maternity outfits with serious sartorial clout.
Our panel of no-nonsense mums put popular baby products through (very!) vigorous testing, meaning you can spend money on the things that really work and have extra time to watch EastEnders with a cuppa tea!