The Best Wedding Dresses for Pregnant Women

Finding the perfect wedding dress when you're pregnant doesn't have to be impossible. Today we want to offer some tips for choosing the right dress so you can enjoy this magical moment in your life.
The Best Wedding Dresses for Pregnant Women

Last update: 17 January, 2019

If your wedding date coincides with your pregnancy, it might be challenging to figure out what to wear on such a special day. So, what are the best wedding dresses for pregnant women?

Finding wedding dresses for pregnant women doesn’t have to be an impossible task. To help you in your search for the perfect gown, we’ll provide some tips. We’re sure you’ll be able to find just the right thing to adapt to your changing figure. Take note!

Choosing the right size for your wedding dress while pregnant

Finding just the right clothing size for your body is a problem that many pregnant women face. This is even more true when it comes to finding the right wedding dress when you’re expecting.

Without a doubt, you don’t want your dress to be too tight or too large. This is surely one of the biggest concerns for future moms who are planning a wedding.

It’s likely you’re having a bit of a hard time predicting just what your body will be like on the day of the ceremony. The fact that your body can change by the time you get married shouldn’t cause you to worry.

The best way to find a unique dress that adapts perfectly to your curves is to go to the shop where you want to purchase your dress and let them know about your situation. They’ll be well prepared to take your measurements and know what changes will need to be made.

The Best Wedding Dresses for Pregnant Women

Wedding dresses for pregnant women: What’s the ideal style?

Simplicity  and elegance are key when it comes to choosing your dress. We suggest opting for something simple, without an excess amount of adornments.

As for fabrics, we recommend choosing materials such as chiffon, tulle or silk. These fabrics give your dress fluidity and movement. Along these same lines, we suggest a fresh makeup style, along with a simple and elegant hairdo.

If you prefer to conceal your pregnancy belly, full-length empire waist dresses are the best option.

They provide coverage all the way to your feet without squeezing your belly, and they’re in style. This dress cut is characterized for having a fitted bodice, while the skirt falls gracefully down from the bust line.

As for the neckline, your best option is to look for a dress with a V-neck, which compliments your chest. During this stage in your life, your breast size will increase. A V-neck dress will adapt perfectly to your new proportions.

However, if you want to really flaunt your growing belly, then a figure-fitting mermaid-cut dress is what you want to look for.  A-line dresses will mark your waist without overdoing it, which will conceal your pregnancy to a certain point.

Of course, your wedding dress doesn’t have to be long. If you want to show off your legs, go ahead and choose a shorter style. This is especially ideal during the first months of pregnancy.

“Marriage is a gold ring in a chain that begins with a look and ends with eternity”
–Khablil Gibran–

Choosing the right color

Just because you’re pregnant, doesn’t mean you have to adhere to the old-fashioned idea that you can’t wear white. However, if you want something different, ivory is very popular when it comes to wedding dresses for pregnant women.

Rose-colored and champagne-colored dresses are also lovely. 

What accessories can go along with your wedding dress?

Long wedding veils have been in style for a long time. If you’re pregnant, then you should wear your veil down your back rather than in your face. Otherwise, you might suffer from the heat.

As for gloves, it all depends on your dress. We suggest choosing a translucent fabric rather than satin to keep things light. Adding jewels to your hairdo is another way to stay in style and add a touch of sophistication to your look .

The Best Wedding Dresses for Pregnant Women

Keep in mind that a women’s ankles have a tendency to swell during pregnancy. Therefore, make sure you choose shoes that are especially comfortable. Avoid pointy heels. Rather, look for something with short heels or platforms, or flats or sandals.

When it comes to choosing the right wedding dress if you’re pregnant, what matters most is that you’re comfortable. 

As you can see, there are a number of options for wedding dresses for pregnant women. Without a doubt, you’ll find something that will make you look and feel spectacular on such an important day!

This text is provided for informational purposes only and does not replace consultation with a professional. If in doubt, consult your specialist.