My fashion-picks for new mums

I don’t know about you, but when I started looking for some maternity clothes when I was about 5 months pregnant, I knew pretty quickly that this was not what I wanted to spend my money on. Most of the options I found were ridiculously overpriced, and I felt like they just all looked the same for some reason. I hardly found anything that I thought I would wear if I wasn’t carrying that big belly in front of me, and knowing I would only wear it for a couple of months just made it feel like a bit of a waste of money.

I ended up buying myself 3 maternity dresses and 2 pairs of leggings throughout my entire pregnancy, but everything else I have been wearing were things I already had in my wardrobe (my love for anything oversized definitely came in handy here). So for the period after the baby’s born my idea is pretty much the same and I don’t want to buy too many ‘nursing specific’ clothes. I did buy a few basic nursing tops just because I guess you need them and they’ll be great for layering, but other than that I want to make sure to only buy clothes I will wear for longer.

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