10 Maternity Essentials


Top picks for your closet from a celeb fashion stylist who’s expecting her own baby boy

“A short dress is easier for me to move and work in than a trendy maxi dress.” Isabella Oliver Pocket Tunic in Caviar Black, $209, isabellaoliver.com

“A skinny belt makes any tent-like maternity top look cool. I wear mine just above my belly and under my bra line.” Braided Gold Imitation Leather Belt, $10, at H&M stores

“Leggings are so comfortable and always cute. I’ve found I don’t need to buy maternity sizes.” Alternative Apparel Crop Leggings in Emerald, $30, alternativeapparel.com

“Gotta have a tote purse, because you’ll never leave home again without snacks, extra layers, and a change of shoes.” Clarevivier La Tropézienne Shopping Tote, $240, seevivier.com

“A lightweight cardigan is a must for layering; and you can still use it after you have the baby.” Nicole Richie Long Sleeve Open Front ­Maternity Cardigan in Grey, $118, apeainthepod.com

“An extra-long tank gives extra coverage around the waist, to hide added weight in back.” Maternity 2×1 Rib Beater Tank in White, $40, michaelstars.com

“Secret Fit Belly jeans are my absolute favorites.” ReRock 5 Pocket Slim Leg Maternity Jeans in Dark Wash, $90, apeainthepod.com

“A gauzy scarf can add warmth by wrapping a few times; or leave hanging to cool down.” ­Scotsdale Plaid Scarf in Calvary, $42, michaelstars.com

“This stylish henley is one of the best maternity long-sleeve tops out there.” Pure T Edgy Henley in Ma’jestic Purple, $58, unbuttonedmaternity.com

“These comfy shoes have super support and hip shine.” Dansko Professional Clogs in Navy Patent, $120, footwearetc.com

Los Angeles stylist Sarah Stanley dresses celebs like Kat Dennings of Nick and Nora’s Infinite Playlist, and styles fashion for magazines, including Glamour and Pregnancy. You’ve also seen her work in Target and Apple ads.

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