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(9 Posts)
Hulaballoo Sat 12-Nov-16 21:34:30

I've only just gotten my BFP with DC3! I'm so excited but am already feeling full and biliary- if anything like my last 2, my weight goes up very quickly. I really don't overeat and eat healthily... For some reason I just expand 🙁 I really can't let work know until 12 weeks, but I'm usually showing a bit by then. What can I wear? Im a size 10/12... Where to buy that's not too pricey? Thank you! X

finova Sun 13-Nov-16 07:40:05

I found maternity over bump trousers with a long vest over the top smooths the bump.
Then a loose top over that, or a sweatshirt that isn't clingy, the ones with the band around the waist stop them clinging.
Then a scarf for the final bit of camouflage!

finova Sun 13-Nov-16 07:43:40

This is the sweatshirt I have and it hides my 19 week bump!

babynelly2010 Sun 13-Nov-16 07:44:10

Fluffy blouse with a rubber band at the bottom so it makes like a ball that could be belly or just a ball. I have couple of shirts like that I use, I am 19 weeks put it on and look very unpregnant.

babynelly2010 Sun 13-Nov-16 07:45:08

To add mine came from h&m a while ago

SpotTheDuck Sun 13-Nov-16 07:56:44

At least it's winter so the right time for layers!

The kind of tips with elastic around the bottom (so they stick out like a puffball) are good. Also long cardigans, and wearing floaty scarves. Long line jackets for work.

A colleague managed to conceal her pregnancy till 5 months - I'd noticed her clothing style had changed a bit but nothing else.

ChristianGreysAnatomy Sun 13-Nov-16 08:01:07

I can't believe I'm admitting to wearing one but a waterfall cardigan reall helps. Dreadfully naff bit of clothing but it does hide bumps!

SpotTheDuck Sun 13-Nov-16 08:14:19

Oh yes seraphine does a waterfall cardigan that looks normal at first but is also suitable when your bump gets big!

Hulaballoo Sun 13-Nov-16 12:21:05

Thank you all, I'll have a look at New look and h&m and look out for layers even though it will be a style do overconfusedeek xx

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