Maternity clothes are part of the pregnancy journey. As your baby bump starts to show, you have to start thinking how your wardrobe will change too. Maternity clothing is different for different moms and finding out which works best for you will help with choosing what you
need. Some moms will hardly have to change what they wear while others might have to buy completely new clothes. Pregnancy should not affect your style and you should still be able to stand out even with maternity clothes.
Maternity clothes to buy
Maxi dresses are a great option for pregnant moms. They are loose and very comfortable. You can wear them at home or as you go out with friends and accessorize with different items.
At a time when most of your clothes may not fit, stocking up on leggings will greatly help. They are comfortable and will mold to the shape of your body without being too tight.
As your body grows, your older t-shirts may not fit as well. Buying bigger t-shirts will give you an easy time dressing especially for the days that you are spending time at home. You can also rock an oversized shirt with leggings or jeans.
Although your regular jeans may not fit as well, you can still rock maternity jeans. They offer plenty of stretch and you will still be comfortable.
As months go by during your pregnancy, your legs may start to swell. You may not be able to fit in your regular shoes. Buying open shoes that will fit will save you the hustle of trying to fit swollen feet in your regular shoes.
Above all else, look for comfort in the clothes you choose. Find something that fits well and that is not too tight. You should also not throw style out of the window. If you can get clothes that you can still wear after your pregnancy, do buy them.
By Beth Mugo