5 Golden Rules of the Maternity Party Outfit

Samantha Silver and Gemma Rose Breger are industry experts who have been using their extensive fashion and beauty knowledge to create one of the most engaging mum-focused websites out there: This Is Mothership gives stylish but realistic advice on every imaginable topic. Here, Silver and Breger give their tips on what to wear for the upcoming festive season when you’re expecting.

As we approach the party season, we are also approaching the final stages of pregnancy when the thought of dressing up can feel daunting. But fear not, as there is no reason you can’t get all glammed up when you are pregnant. Generally speaking, the more fabric there is, the less flattering the ensemble is, so make sure your outfit is pulled in around your body at some (or all) parts. If there was ever a time to embrace your shape, this is it! Once you are past the stage where it looks like you just ate a big meal and move into the “I’m growing a human being in here,” then show it off, and opt for something tighter. Keep scrolling for This Is Mothership’s rules on how to do maternity party dressing.

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