Ladies, what would be on your maternity work wardrobe checklist (for those of you already back in the office)? What were your best purchases for your maternity work wardrobe, and what were your worst?
Pregnant mamas (and recently pregnant mamas), what are your thoughts on the best maternity jeans for work? Did you prefer over-the-bump or under-the-bump styles?
We recently rounded up best pants for work over at Corporette, and we were struck by how few brands offered maternity pants for the office anymore — so we went on a Hunt.
Have you ever rented maternity workwear? Have you ever wanted to? If you’re a mom-to-be who doesn’t really want to buy a lot of clothing for your pregnancy — especially if you’re planning to only have one kid, or you haven’t decided how many kids you’ll have — many companies now give the option to … Read More about 4 Companies That Rent Maternity Workwear
2019 Update: We still stand by this advice for where to find the best maternity suits for professional women, and have updated the links! Have you found maternity suits to be essential at your office, conservative or otherwise? Not really necessary, no matter what your company’s dress code? Hard to find, either way — and … Read More about The Best Maternity Suits for Professional Women
2019 Update: We still stand by these dresses as some of the best maternity dresses for work — links have been updated below. If you’re far enough along in your pregnancy that you’ve outgrown your regular-sized, old-standby work dresses and have realized you need to expand your maternity work wardrobe to actual maternity wear, fear … Read More about The Best Maternity Dresses for Work
Looking for more great advice for pregnant professionals? Check out all of our Corporette posts as well…
Behold: a chart of what I spent on my maternity wardrobe during my first pregnancy. I share my maternity wardrobe budget not because this is the definitive list for maternity clothes (trust me, it’s not), but simply for shock and awe value, at least for newly pregnant moms. You’re going to be amazed at a few things … Read More about Budgeting for Your Maternity Wardrobe
It’s been two and a half years since I wrote my little ebook on Dressing Professionally for Your Pregnancy, so I’m in the midst of revamping it. Here’s an update on my general advice for maternity shopping for work. (Pictured — for more specific pieces to buy, don’t forget to check out our Guide to Maternity Workwear.) Ladies, what … Read More about General Advice for Maternity Shopping for Work
Here’s a fun question: Is anyone else occasionally still wearing maternity clothes, many moons after your pregnancy ended? I’ve graduated from my maternity jeans but I still find myself pulling out maternity t-shirts for sleeping or working out. After my recent ACL surgery I wound up wearing my maternity yoga pants because all my newer workout pants were too … Read More about Maternity Clothes You Still Wear
2020 Update: Looking for stylish maternity suits? Check out our latest roundup of maternity suits for professional women. Over at Corporette, we followed up on our recent roundup of suiting brands for women with a “Part 2” post of suiting in specialty sizes — including maternity suits. As we all know, maternity workwear can feel really … Read More about The Hunt for Stylish Maternity Suits — and What to Wear Instead
2019 Update: We’ve updated links below to reflect some new options for plus size maternity clothes for work. You may also want to sign up for CorporettePlus, our newsletter featuring plus size work fashion. It can be tough to find professional and stylish plus-size maternity clothes for work , so we’ve rounded up a bunch of tips … Read More about Plus Size Maternity Clothes for Work