1 Trend, 3 Ways: Striped Maternity Maxi Dresses

06/08/2011 at 10:00 AM ET

Look who’s showing their stripes! From the chic Aqua Striped Maxi Dress ($98) Selma Blair and Kimberly Stewart wore recently to the body-hugging navy and gray frock Tori Spelling rocked in Beverly Hills on May 31, moms-to-be — and their budding bumps! — are going horizontal in floor-length maxis.

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Not only are these nautical-inspired dresses comfy, but the classic pattern is flattering for curvier figures too. Ready to shop? We’ve rounded up our faves — for every budget — below.

Courtesy A Pea in the Pod


From the asymmetrical stripes to the A-line hem, A Pea in the Pod‘s Ella Moss Sleeveless Maternity Maxi ($215) will fast become a summer favorite.

Courtesy ASOS


So chic! Indulge your inner French girl with this Broad Stripe Jersey Sun Dress ($105) by French Connection. We just can’t get over the flirty over-size bow.

Courtesy Old Navy

Bargain Buy

Old Navy‘s Striped Jersey Knit Maxi Dress ($34) is so stylish and easy-to-wear, you’ll find yourself reaching for it all summer long. Want more than one option? It’s also available in coral.

Anya Leon

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nadya on

Im 7 months pregnant and I just love wearing stripes.

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