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Maternity clothes - Christmas time parties!

(19 Posts)
jessm2109 Wed 16-Nov-16 15:59:30

Hi, I am wondering if anyone has got any recommendations for nice party dresses that can accommodate a bump?! Doesn't necessarily need to be maternity.

I will be 25-26 weeks at Christmas time.

TIA smile

drinkyourmilk Wed 16-Nov-16 19:19:02

I'm in the same boat - but plus size. Next have some nice things

MoonlightMojitos Wed 16-Nov-16 20:30:02

I've just ordered 2 from asos, both were less than £35 which I thought was good as I'm sure I'll get a few wears out of them smile

MoonlightMojitos Wed 16-Nov-16 20:30:27

(Maternity ones)

Scrowy Wed 16-Nov-16 20:32:17


UnicornPee Wed 16-Nov-16 20:55:23

I found a really nice maxi dress on Amazon. Search for miusol.
It's long to the floor and skims over my bump nicely.
For another party I found one in Dorothy Perkins.

IfAtFirstUDontSucceed Thu 17-Nov-16 17:59:21

I've just bought this ready for my Christmas party.

Not too expensive as I begrudge spending a fortune on maternity clothes. It's nice and stretchy, so I think it would accommodate any sized bump.

Marley45 Thu 17-Nov-16 18:54:57

I've ordered a couple from asos maternity. They've got some good options on there and not v expensive

DavidPuddy Thu 17-Nov-16 19:00:19

I had a black knee-length tank top dress from top shop that I wore with heels an a missoni poncho for fancy occasions, but also with a jumper or cardigan and boots for work. It wasn't particularly festive, but I loved that dress.

ginauk84 Fri 18-Nov-16 13:53:42

ASOS - I ordered loads for a wedding, picked what I want and sent the rest back dead easy no quibble smile

puglife15 Fri 18-Nov-16 20:22:17

This is lovely, looks like it would fit a 25 week bump (certainly would have on me at that stage) and I like how the zip can move so you can make the neckline more daring or not.

imcrackersme Fri 18-Nov-16 20:23:27

I got a really nice burgandy lace dress from dorthory perkins that was only around 22 quid.

puglife15 Fri 18-Nov-16 20:23:57

And you could breastfeed in it!

Lickedthespoon Fri 18-Nov-16 23:49:24

I'm pretty much at the same stage as you, I'm 23 weeks now and just ordered a dead cheap wrap style midi dress off an eBay shop and it's blummin gorgeous on. I never normally wear tighter clothes but with a bump I feel better in something that shows the bump not hides it. I'll try and post a pic...

Lickedthespoon Fri 18-Nov-16 23:54:38

I didn't wanna spend a lot knowing I'll wear it once and not my usual style. I hope you find the perfect dress that makes you feel good smile

Avonandice Sat 19-Nov-16 00:01:02

Not a dress S such but i ended up in one of the indian sari shops when pregnant the first time.

We were off to a xmas wedding and i wanted some colour and sparkle as all the maternity wear was bland and looked as if you wanted to blend into the background. I cant remember what theycallec it but it was trousers and a tunic top.

NeverNic Sat 19-Nov-16 13:42:15

Asos maternity - definitely. Check out the sales section too.

MissClimpsonsTypingBureau Sat 19-Nov-16 17:59:14

Avon - shalwar kameez!

soundsystem Sat 19-Nov-16 21:04:46

Another vote for ASOS maternity. They've got loads of lovely dresses at the moment.

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