Maternity dresses are a staple piece of clothing in every pregnant mother’s wardrobe. We’ve picked out of some of our most favourite maternity summer dresses that will see you and bump through the warmest season.
Our Favourite Maternity Dresses for Summer
Maternity Maxi Dresses
We love gingham in the summer! This dreamy pale blue, tiered style scream daytime chic and will perfectly skim off your growing bump.
Shirred at the waist, with a flattering curved empire line, this elegant dress by Seraphine offers a flexible fit for every stage of pregnancy and beyond too. This handy dress features super-discreet poppers that open to reveal a hidden layer with easy access for nursing.
New Look Maternity Dark Grey Jersey Tiered Maxi Dress, £27.99
This tiered maternity maxi dress from New Look is a true summer staple. Pair with chunky trainers or sandals for an effortlessly trendy look.
H&M MAMA Before & After Pregnancy/Nursing Dress, £34.99
If you’re looking for a hardworking maternity dress, this style from H&M can be easily dressed up with a short pair of heels or wedges, and dressed down with a pair of your favourite summer flats.
Maternity Red Floral Puff Sleeve Smock Maxi Dress, £27.99
This pretty long dress is a summer staple. Its tiered smock style is on trend, while being super comfy too as your bump grows.
Mamalicious Regular Fit V-Neck Long Dress, £38
If you don’t yet own a wrap dress in your maternity wardrobe, then use this as your sign to get one now! We particularly love this style, with its cascading ruffled detail and flutter sleeves.
ASOS DESIGN Maternity Scoop Neck Shirred Maxi Sundress, £32
No pregnancy wardrobe is complete without a black maternity dress. Designed to fit you from bump to baby, this stretchy shirred number is the ultimate summer dress.
Evie de Fraise Assia Tank Eco-responsible Maternity Dress, £29.99
This is one of those maternity dresses that every pregnant person just needs to own. The fabric of this simple stretch maxi dress hugs your bump, while the length comfortably covers legs and keeps the arms airy and free.
Short Maternity Dresses
Mamalicious Regular Fit Square Neck Short Dress, £25
This pretty and feminine short maternity dress is perfect for those super hot summer days at home or away.
Tilbea Carrie Swing Summer Nursing Dress, £69
We love the little pops of colour and print in the belt and straps of this dress by Tilbea. The full skater skirt allows for a growing bump and this maternity dress also a features super discreet hidden feeding access point.
Wednesday’s Girl Maternity Flutter Sleeve Floral Print Mini Dress, £22
What screams summer more than the colour yellow and a pretty floral print?!
ASOS DESIGN Maternity Soft Denim Mini Penny Dress, £26
You can’t beat a little white dress in the summertime, and this soft denim material is perfectly cool for warm weather. Pair with a straw hat and bag for the ultimate holiday outfit.
River Island Maternity Black Broderie Skater Mini Dress, £29
Broderie anglaise is a classic for spring and summer, and this black tea dress style from River Island with its puff sleeves and v neck is a lovely day time option for pregnancy and beyond.
Mamalicious Regular Fit Square Neck Maternity Dress in Lemon Print, £25
Perfect for a summer holiday or a garden party, this breezy lemon print cami maternity dress with be reached for again and again this season.
Maternity Midi Dresses
Bump & Milk Sienna Midi Nursing Dress, £129
This loose and airy sundress is made in the most cooling linen fabric. With adjustable straps and a floaty skirt, this maternity dress offers plenty of room for a growing bump, plus, it also has concealed zippers for easy access breastfeeding once the little one arrives!
Beyond Nine Winnie Dress, £149
This is not the first gingham appearance on this list (we told you we loved this print in the summer!) – We are absolutely loving the rainbow colours that feature in this wrap dress from Beyond Nine…picture this worn to a lovely al fresco lunch with family and friends.
Glamorous Maternity 90s Midi Shift Dress in Retro Spring Floral, £38
This unique, retro-style print maternity midi dress is perfect for dressing up or down this summer.
Bump & Milk Lara Dress, £109
This maternity and breastfeeding dress is made from 100% linen, so you this will keep you nice and cool. Designed with kimono-style top and an adjustable waist that flatters your bump throughout the entire pregnancy and postpartum.
Tilbea Holly Maternity & Nursing Midi Dress, £79
One of the most versatile maternity dresses on our list, this fabulous number from Tilbea has been designed to work from bump through to breastfeeding and beyond. Thanks to its shape, style and colour, it is also transeasonal, meaning it can be worn with boots and a jacket in autumn/winter, and sandals or trainers in spring and summer.
Maternity Occasion Dresses and Maternity Wedding Guest Dresses
H&M MAMA Long Satin Dress, £39.99
For a formal evening dinner or as a wedding guest dress, this long style in softly draping satin with a sweetheart neckline is perfect for the pregnant mama-to-be.
Flounce London Maternity Satin Flutter Sleeve Midi Dress in Pink Jacquard, £52
Satin dresses are great for special occasions, we particularly love this hot pink jacquard style by Flounce London. Pair with comfortable gold heels or wedges for the ultimate evening wedding reception look.
Evie de Fraise Adelaide Maternity Dress, £48
If you’re looking for a maternity wedding guest dress, this option from Evie de Fraise has the elegant silhouette to suit the occasion while having the ultra-stretch jersey fabric to suit a growing bump. It’s also available in six more beautiful colourways.
New Look Maternity Pink Satin Twist Front Midi Dress, £34.99
Made from the softest satin and boasting a pretty twist front, this pink midi dress is an elegant pick for baby showers, parties and weddings.
Seraphine Vintage Floral Maternity & Nursing Dress, £149
Complete with discreet nursing zips for pumping or breastfeeding once baby arrives, this super-feminine dress is perfect for all of those important summer occasions during and after pregnancy.
Hope & Ivy Maternity Plunge Front Embroidered Maxi Dress, £120
Designed to fit you from bump to baby, this stunning Hope & Ivy design is elegantly embroidered with florals on the front and sleeves – perfect for those special summer occasions, from weddings and christenings to birthday bashes.
Evie de Fraise Romaine Tank Eco Responsable Dress, £48.99
This beautiful pregnancy dress by Envie de Fraise features a soft fabric and delicate cut to provide the mother-to-be with all the necessary comfort through every stage. Perfect even after pregnancy.
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