Hey Curvy Queens! Are you an expectant diva who has the shopping blues? Shopping while plus size and pregnant can be overwhelming! You want to buy something that compliments your growing baby bump, but you still want to be stylish and comfortable!
With each of my pregnancies, I lamented over shopping because it seemed that clothing designers forgot that us curvy queens get pregnant too! Unfortunately there aren’t many plus size maternity lines, which made me even more frustrated!
But not to worry girlfriends! As usual, The Curvy Fashionista is here to help! Today we are featuring the Top Five places to shop if you are plus size and pregnant!
Bun in the Oven? We’ve Got the Top 5 Places To Shop While Plus Size and Pregnant
Jessica Simpson Maternity Plus Size Lace Sheath Dress at Macys.com
Macy’s is already a fun place to shop for plus size options! What’s even better is that their plus size maternity section gives you semiformal options too like this dress from Jessica Simpson. Their sizes go up to a 3X!
BUMP IT UP Indigo Blue Denim Super Stretch Dungarees With Pockets at YoursClothing.com
So Yours Clothing has their own plus size maternity collection, Bump It Up! How cute right? They have an array of styles and options from tops, dresses, skirts, bottoms, and even these cute overalls! They carry sizes 16 – 36!
Plus Size Off the Shoulder Chambray Maternity Top at MotherhoodMaternity.com
Motherhood Maternity is the crème de la crème of Maternity shopping! In addition to having anything you’re looking for from swimwear to loungewear, they haven’t forgotten about your undergarments! So if you’re looking for panties and camis that will accommodate your growing baby bump, look no further! With sizes that go up to 3XL Motherhood Maternity has got you covered!
Black Floral Sash Tie Wrap Maternity/Nursing Maxi Dress at PinkBlush.com
Pink Blush is another boutique that offers plus size maternity! They have an array of options like dresses, active wear, swimwear, nursing, and even delivery robes! But what’s better than a maxi dress that you can easily slip on and off especially during the warmer month or if you live in a warmer climate? Their sizes go up to a 3X.
Striped Gauze Cami at LaneBryant.com
Lane Bryant doesn’t have a maternity line, but don’t sleep on their fashions just because you’re expecting! When I was pregnant, Lane Bryant was one of my favorite places to shop, because it was easy to find comfy pants with an elastic waist or a loose fitting blouse to accentuate my baby bump! Plus they have an assortment of styles and an array of sizes that never disappoint!
So ladies, although we don’t have many options, shopping while pregnant doesn’t seem so bad after all right? We have some specialized stores, but there are ways you can shop at your current favorite stores even while pregnant. Just switch up the styles and sizes of what you’re buying if it’s something you’re dying to get!
If you’ve had success shopping at any of the above stores or know some other great options that we didn’t cover tell us about it in the comments!
Until next time!!!!
Gina Johnson is an award winning author, people watcher, coffee lover and self proclaimed soul food chef. When she's not writing she's editing, homeschooling her four children, and being wife of the year to her best friend of 17+ years. In her spare time she reads, listens to music and devises plans to escape adulthood.