Congratulations, mama! You have a beautiful baby in your (ever-expanding) belly. In preparation for the physical and emotional changes you’re going through, it’s now (a perfectly justifiable) time to go on a mini shopping expedition! There are many great ways to repurpose existing clothes (up to a certain point anyway), and you could live in your partner’s t-shirts – but it can’t hurt to invest in a few pretty maternity splurges as well.
Whatever your maternity style or budget is, these chic brands don’t skimp on style or comfort, bringing the best of both worlds to you and your growing bump:
1. Love, Bonito – Maternity, Embrace
This Singaporean fashion powerhouse focuses on providing the right fit for Asian women, with contemporary looks to celebrate every moment – before, during and after pregnancy. Their trendy maternity range includes a variety of classic, yet flattering, wardrobe essentials. Feel supported with stylish pieces that have been designed to grow with your baby bump!
Delivery: RM20 per order
Physical Stores : Mid Valley Megamall, MyTown Shopping Centre, Sunway Pyramid, 1 Utama
2. Lilit – Maternity
Lilit’s functional apparel is designed for the modern, modest woman, with their timeless staples being accessible to women of all shapes and sizes. Feel confident and comfortable in their well-designed maternity range, and choose from a wide selection of dresses, leggings, skirts and tops.
Delivery: RM10, Free shipping for purchases over RM100
Physical Stores: KL East Mall, IOI Putrajaya, Bangsar Village II, Setia City Mall, Haji Lane
3. H&M – Maternity Clothes
Be comfortably chic with H&M’s maternity wear edit. Stick to classic white and black, or try out new season colours and prints to suit your personality. Their maternity wear features easy-to-wear dresses, cute knits and blouses, jeans and a variety of smart and stylish accessories to style up your ensemble.
Delivery: RM24.90, Free for orders above RM299
Physical Stores: IPC Damansara, Lot 10, Paradigm Mall, Nu Sentral and many others around Klang Valley.
4. 9months Maternity
This popular homegrown brand designs many of its maternity clothes in jersey fabrics for a superior drape, blissful comfort and ability to adhere to your growing contour. The breathability, wrinkle-free and easy care qualities of this material makes for ideal maternity wear that’s both chic and practical. Jerseys can also retract and retain their shape beautifully, meaning you’re likely to be able to wear your purchase after you pop too!
Delivery Price: Free Shipping for orders above RM70
Physical Stores: MyTown Shopping Centre, Empire Shopping Gallery, The Curve, KL East Mall, IOI City Mall, Isetan KLCC
5. ASOS – Women’s Maternity
You’ll be spoilt for choice with British retailer ASOS’s fabulous maternity range! Find what you need with their wide variety of maternity wear- from expandable maternity jeans, to bump-flattering swimwear. Mamalicious is your go-to for nursing bras and practical-meets-stylish nursing tops, while New Look Maternity has a huge range of maternity dresses, from floaty smocks to ribbed bodycon styles.
Delivery Price: GBP9 (Standard), GBP20 (Express), Free for orders above GBP45
6. Doublewoot – Maternity Range
Malaysian fashion label, Doublewoot, exudes luxury with their high quality trendy designs at an affordable price. Their maternity range is full of flowy dresses in beautiful earth-toned colours- guaranteed to make you feel as good as you will look!
Delivery : Free
7. Poplook- Maternity Range
Modesty, choice, quality, affordability, inclusion and social awareness are the values that underpin the POPLOOK label. With over 1,500 design options and sizes from XS to 4XL, this local brand is suitable for everyone, including pregnant mamas. Check out their nursing friendly range for buys that will still come in handy, post-pregnancy.
Physical Stores: Aeon Shah Alam, IOI Putrajaya, KL East Mall, Setia City Mall, Sogo, The Curve
8. ZALORA – Maternity Range
Rest those tired feet – there’s an easier way to hunt for that perfect pregnancy ‘fit! ZALORA makes it easy for expecting (and nursing) mamas to shop from the comforts of home, with their trendy range of local and international maternity brands. Offering quick delivery periods and a fuss-free returns policy within 30 days (with various drop off locations around town and even pick up options right from your doorstep), online shopping has never been easier!
Delivery : Free Shipping (subject to Terms and Conditions)
9. Spring Maternity
Spring Maternity creates practical, wash-and-wear, and stylish maternity and nursing wear for all stages of motherhood. Each piece comes with discreet double nursing and pumping access, so mums can stay stylish and comfortable from bump, baby, and beyond. We love that they even have an environmentally-friendly maternity range, with pieces made from bamboo cotton for the eco-conscious mama-to-be!
Delivery : SGD13 to SGD75 (depending on number of items purchased)
We know how busy, exhausting and emotional it can be growing a baby – and we hope this list makes life just that bit easier for you. For more tips on how to style your bump, check out our previous article for some chic and classic maternity looks you can try out!