Every bride deserves to look and feel their best on their wedding day, and just because you are pregnant you still want to look elegent and feel fabulous.
Fortunately there are some truly beautiful maternity wedding dresses available - many of which are affordably priced as well - from traditional, classic bridal styles to informal, contemporary short dresses and vintage style dresses which hark back to eras from the 1920s to the 1960s.
Here is our edit of the loveliest maternity wedding gowns to make your special day perfect. They all have that wow-factor that every bride wants on her wedding day.
This beautiful and classic Anastasia Maternity Wedding Gown from Seraphine is made from 100% ivory silk and lace has a sweetheart bodice flatters your figure and just a little shoulder coverage.
It is the perfect style for a traditional wedding, but if you are looking for something different for your wedding dress, it is also available in a dramatic royal blue and stunning scarlet.
For a dose of real old-fashioned glamour this Olivia Strapless Maternity Gown from Tiffany Rose will give you that vintage Hollywood goddess look. The sumptuous bow at the waist will add to the effect, fluttering gently as you walk down the aisle.
Made in ivory lace this beautiful dress will ensure that you are the centre of attention on your special day.
Not only is the Angelica Maternity Wedding Dress from Serafine an elegant and stylish option in ivory silk chiffon for your wedding dress, there are a choice of options - it can be worn as shown here with shoulders covered, or with just one shoulder or as a drop shouldered dress too.
Again as well as the ivory option you could choose blue, autumnal mulberry or a delicious turquoise.
If you crave a little arm coverage with your wedding dress the Helena Maternity Wedding Dress will be perfect. It is a 1960's style fishtail design and includes a satin sash which you can remove if you wish; the belt shown can be purchsed separately for an additional dash of sparkle.
Lovers of old-fashioned lace will swoon over this Vivienne Maternity Bridal Gown from Seraphine, which is a full length vintage-style maternity dress with feminine French lace. It includes a detatchable silk sash to tie in a bow.
We love the fluttery lace cap sleeves which delicately cover the shoulders.
If you would like something a different, but still demure and feminine, this gorgeous blush pink Angelita Silk & Eyelash Lace Maternity Gown from Seraphine would look wonderful as you walk down the aisle.
The dress includes ajewelled belt below the empire line lace bodice, and it is availble in a more traditional shade of ivory as well.
If you are looking for a more informal wedding dress the Dani Short Maternity Dress from Sertaphine is a beautiful solution.
Not only is it glamorous with it's crochet lace top and pleated skirt, it is also designed to allow you to nurse a baby discretely. Available in royal blue and powder blue, it would also make a beautiful choice to wear at your baby's christening or for any other occasion.
For another more unusual wedding dress (or maybe the perfect dress for a pregnant bridesmaid) the Eden Long Wedding Dress from Tiffany Rose is available in this gorgous blush pink as well as classic ivory, navy blue and caspian blue - a lovely mid blue shade.
The flattering crossover top and cap sleeves are underlined by a long satin sash belt whuch you could tie in a bow at the back or side.
Fans of shorter wedding dresses will fall for this chic and elegant Chloe Lace Short Wedding Dress from Tiffany Rose. The simple shift dress style has a plunging V neck with scalloped edges.
This 3/4 length sleeve dress is made from stretch lace lined with jersey for a combination of comfort and elegance. It's shown here in ivory but you could choose blush pink for a more modern look or coral or navy for a special occasion dress.
This contemporary styled strapless Liara Maternity Wedding Dress from Tiffany Rose is a lace dress with a design of discreet geometric circles and a shaped bodice with a gently draping skirt that gives a slim sillouette.
Add to that the satin sash tied in a bow for simple, classic elegance with a modern twist.
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