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Post c section trousers

(14 Posts)
PeppaPigStinks Mon 05-Sep-16 17:01:39

Can someone help me and suggest some trousers for 4 days post c section?

I have pj bottoms but I would like to feel like I am actually getting dressed.

My jogging bottoms don't fit!

Acunningruse Mon 05-Sep-16 19:36:11

After my section last time I was still in maternity overbump leggings for a couple of weeks then leggings in next size up. If just in the house I was wearing yoga pant style trousers (got mine from sainsburys) but didn't go out in them as they are always too long (am 5ft nothing grin)

Acunningruse Mon 05-Sep-16 19:37:15

Or if weather still nice maxi dresses? I didn't BF tho so not sure if that would work with feeding.

Mymouthgetsmeintrouble Mon 05-Sep-16 19:40:50

Leggings some places do high waisted or cheap stretchy harem pants from ebay

Mybeardeddragonjustdied2016 Mon 05-Sep-16 19:42:24

Primark loungewear.

hippydippybaloney Mon 05-Sep-16 19:43:15

Yoga trousers with a fold down waist

43percentburnt Mon 05-Sep-16 19:45:31

I wore pregnancy jeans from h and m. They have a stretchy bit which goes over your bump when pregnant, provides great feeding coverage too.

Heirhelp Mon 05-Sep-16 19:48:38

Pregnancy jeans were no good for me as they pushed on my scar. I wore pregnancy leggings.

NotWithoutMyMerkin Mon 05-Sep-16 19:49:41

Maternity leggings from topshop or new look maternity black stretchy joggers

All the jeans - maternity or normal - have seams that will be uncomfortable for a while

AWafferthinmint Mon 05-Sep-16 19:50:11

New look have some high waisted leggings which are pretty cheap, I bought a few pairs in a bigger size for post c section. I mainly wore my maternity leggings though, I felt very thin in them!

PeppaPigStinks Mon 05-Sep-16 21:44:15

Wow thank you!

I can't even contemplate maternity jeans at the moment on the wound.

Leggings a size up sounds good.

Thanks for hypermesis and gestational diabetes I didn't put on much weight and therefore didn't buy much bigger size normal stuff!

I might get DH to take me to asda or sainsbury tomorrow for a slow walk and see what I can find!

ConvincingLiar Mon 05-Sep-16 23:49:02

Yoga pants are comfy but suitable for public consumption.

wafflesandpeas Tue 06-Sep-16 12:52:09

I got sent home after a c section with a catheter in, so I spent the first week just in nighties as I had nothing that would not squash my scar, that I could breastfeed in and could fit my catheter bag in.... so very glamorous this having a baby lark!!

Chuckading Tue 06-Sep-16 12:58:42

maternity yoga pants that go up and over the bump, i lived in them until i could handle anything touching around the scar area... and massive knickers!

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