Because you need all the things to fit your growing bump, but it’s hard to get off the couch these days! We’ve put together a list of 15 maternity-wear must-haves that are affordable too:
1. Super-comfy leggings, like these ones from Old Navy because they’ll go with everything.
2. A belly band, so you can keep wearing your fave pair of jeans.
3. Cute t-shirt dress or some extra-long tops that give you coverage throughout your entire pregnancy.
4. Long-sleeved tunics like this super-flattering one with ruching on the sides.
5. An extra-long tank top like >this one from Target, for layering under shirts.
6. Convertible maxi skirt that you can wear over or under your bump.
7. Bra extenders that hook into the back of your bras to keep wearing them for a few more weeks before you have to size up.
8. A basic black tee that’ll match with anything.
9. Yoga pants for pajama bottoms, like this affordable pair.
10. Bump-friendly undies that you can wear underneath your belly.
11. A loose, flowy tunic that you can wear after pregnancy, too.
12. Say goodbye to cankles with some cutesy compression socks.
13. Flip flops that will fit your growing feet. Here’s a beautiful rose-gold pair.
14. Ballet flats, if that’s more your style.
15. A long-sleeved cowl neck shirt for the crispy weather.
One of the ways that Lifetime helps women facing an unplanned pregnancy is by providing Birthmother Blessings, a hand-packed box of clothing, household items, and more. You can learn more at BirthmotherBlessing.com.
Learn how birth mothers can get help with maternity clothing by calling or texting Lifetime at
Heidi Keefer is a Content Creator for Lifetime Adoption and has 15 years of experience in the field of adoption. An author of thousands of blog posts over the years, Heidi enjoys finding new ways to educate and captivate Lifetime’s ever-growing list of subscribers.
Heidi has a keen eye for misplaced apostrophes, comma splices, and well-turned sentences, which she has put to good use as a contributor to Lifetime’s award-winning blogs. She has written and published hundreds of adoption articles which explore the various facets of domestic infant adoption today.