Meghan Markle has long been a Hollywood fashion stand out, and her marriage to Prince Harry has brought her keen fashion sense to the global stage. Now that Meghan and Harry are expecting their first child, she is sure to delight us with her fantastic style as it applies to maternity clothes. Long gone are the days of tent-like muu-muus and low-quality fabric maternity clothes. Today’s moms to be, like Meghan, have trendy, high-quality options for maternity clothing. Here are some of the top brands that bring luxury to maternity fashion.
Rosie Pope is the maternity lifestyle expert who rose to fame with her hit television show “Pregnant in Heels.” She brings upscale maternity fashion to expectant moms. Her eponymous maternity line is made of clothes and accessories that are easy to wear while still fashionable. The Janie dress, pictured above, is a tiered popover dress that can be worn with the shoulder exposed or covered. This beautiful gown sells for $178.
Hatch was started by two stylish moms who wanted more than the frumpy maternity clothes that were available to them. Their fashion collection has a finger on the pulse of the latest trends and is always stylish. They use luxe fabrics and create pieces that you will want to wear even after you give birth. Stylish jumpers and beautiful dresses are part of what they offer. The Violette Jumper, shown in the photo, is the holiday version of their very popular one-piece jumper. This dress has a luxurious holiday vibe thanks to the deep, rich, velvet fabric. Pair it with a clutch and your favorite accessories to wow at any holiday event. The Violette Jumper retails for $278.
This stylish brand has long been a favorite for maternity fashion with many celebrities and even British royalty. Princess Kate, Jessica Alba, Jennifer Garner, and Kate Hudson have all been spotted in Seraphine maternity wear. The brand features stretchy, bump-hugging styles in both casual and formal wear. This Royal Blue Tailored Maternity dress is a favorite of the Duchess of Cambridge. She was spotted it in it multiple times during her third pregnancy. The dress accentuates the figure with an empire waist. The gold detailing under the bust is a stylish accent. This lovely dress sells for $165.
This London-based company is another favorite of celebrities for maternity clothes. Most noteworthy, Angelina Jolie and Jennifer Garner are two of the well-known actresses who have been spotted in the brand. Above all, Isabella Oliver’s fashion staples, such as leggings, are very cozy and much loved by expectant mothers. The Francis Maternity Pleat Dress is an excellent option for work or for important royal meetings. The always trendy black and white print is timeless. The shift-syle dress is fitted around the arms. Stretchable pleating under the bust provides room for growth. This gorgeous dress costs $189.
The Rachel Pally brand has developed a following thanks to their figure flattering maxi dresses. Many other maternity maxi dresses use jersey fabric for their designs. Rachel Pally primarily uses modal. This breathable type of rayon feels lovely against the skin and has a lot of stretch to it. Therefore, the pieces are long-lasting. This Crepe Delphin Painter Maternity Dress hardly looks like maternity wear. The cut and design make it a piece that will fit comfortably from the first trimester till your delivery date. As a result, you could probably even wear it after giving birth. That’s how versatile it is! This fabulous Crepe Delphin maternity dress costs $289.
Fashionable expectant mothers, like Meghan Markle, have many wonderful maternity clothes options available. So, which of these maternity fashion choices will you try? For more fashion-friendly pregnancy and baby-related ideas, please see our story about the ten designers that make organic clothing for kids.