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Dressing when you are pregnant can be a challenge - the selection of maternity clothes available on the high street can be pitiful or even non-existant unless you live near a big town or city. If you need plus size maternitywear - size 16 or above - the choice is even more restricted.
However there are a number of online retailers who offer a choice of maternity clothing in plus sizes. They offer a much better selection of clothing than high street stores are able to and can offer a better choice of styles, trouser leg lengths (invaluable if you are tall or petite) and often the only place that you can find appropriate workwear if you are a plus size.
Here is where you will find cool, fashionable plus size maternity wear in the UK.
Marks and Spencer's maternity range goes up to size 22, and includes reasonable priced leggings, knitwear, pyjamas, maternitybras, nightdresses, shirts and dresses. Striong on basics including a big selection of breton-style tops, they also have jeans and leggings.
Some items are available online only.
Bump It Up is the maternity clothing range at Yours Clothing. Not only does their fashion maternity range go up to size 32, it is also very reasonably priced. They have everything from leggings and jeans to nightwear, dresses. knitwear.
They also offer maternity bundles which is a cheap way to buy a set of four good maternity basics, as they include leggings, dresses, skirts, camis and cardigans with a choice of colours.
New Look have their fashion forward maternity clothing range in sizes up to 20. It is THE place to go to add a bit of affordable glamour to your maternity wardrobe along with a good selection of maternity basics including joggers, leggings, jeans tops and dresses.
New Look maternity also have pyjamas, coats, sweatshirts and knitwear.
ASDA's George maternity range is only available online now, with a cheap and cheerful range of tops, maternity underwear and maternity basics. They also have maternity swimwear, pyjamas and nursing clothing as well.
Funmum have a range of cool and trendy maternitywear which goes up to size 22. One of the best things about Funmum is their range of trousers which come in both tall and petite leg lengths for a perfect fit.
Curvissa is a plus size clothing retailer who have a maternity range that goes up to size 28 with a range of smart maternity basics in a nice choice of colours.
Tiffany Rose are specialists in special occasion maternity wear such as evening wear, wedding dresses and even red-carpet worthy outfits! They also have day dresses and nursing dresses for after baby is born too!
A favourite of celebrities including Jenny Frost, Holly Willoughby, Jenny Falconer, Tess Daly and Myleene Klass. Plus all their clothing is made in the UK. Sizes go up to 18 or 20 depending on the style.
All About The Bump are in independant British company who design, manufacture and sell a wide range of affordable maternity and nursing clothes in sizes 8 to 28, small to plus size.
They also make their own exclusive brand maternity trousers which are available in short/petite fitting 28″, regular fitting 30″ and long/tall fitting 32″ lengths. They have maternity workwear as well as a lovely selection of casual maternitywear, jeans and dresses.
Bonprix offer affordable French style with their plus size maternity clothing range. Their maternity clothes go up to size 22 with a big collection of maternity coats, and a focus on fashion tops and dresses.
You can also find maternity pyjamas, lingerie, jeans and dresses. It is all reasonably priced and stylish too.
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