Avoid the maternity section of your local boutique and shop these four types of dresses that will work with your ever-changing body before, during, and after pregnancy.
~Stretch Jersey Dress:
A play taken directly from Kim Kardashian’s style book, the expandable fabric was made for fluctuating bodies, and shrinks back to its original state in the wash.
Tomas Maier Stretch-Jersey Dress, $254;theoutnet.com
Cos Striped Jersey Dress, $79; cosstores.com
Enza Costa Ribbed Maxi Dress, $188;intermixonline.com
Waistbands that will literally grow with yours. What more could you want?
Anna Sui Silk Woodblock Print Dress, $491;stylebop.com
Zara Dress with Lace Hem, $60; zara.com
H&M Chiffon Maxi Dress, $60; hm.com
Joe Fresh Gingham Dress, $29; joefresh.com
~ Empire Waists:
You might need to size up since your chest is most likely growing as well, but the added fabric will comfortably billow out over your belly.
Dolce & Gabbana Printed Cotton-Poplin Mini Dress, $1,475; net-a-porter.com
H&M Viscose Crepe Dress, $30; hm.com
Victoria Victoria Beckham Cotton Fil Coupé Dress, $630; mytheresa.com
~ Wrap Dress:
Their DIY waistbands make them ideal for any body type.
Gap 1969 Denim Wrap Dress, $70; gap.com
Topshop Stripe Wrap Slip Dress, $74;topshop.com
DVF Bethanie Sleeveless Silk Jersey and Chiffon Wrap Dress, $498; dvf.com
Marc Jacobs Arrow Print Poplin Dress, $225;marcjacobs.com
Source Cowan: (ELLE)