More practical than rompers, more industrial than jeans and a shirt, overalls are an entire outfit in a single article of clothing — and maternity overalls are even more impressive. After all, they’re the all-purpose outfit housing you and your soon-to-be baby. Plus, when you’re pregnant, your growing belly and boobs make it tricky to find any clothes that fit — let alone clothes that are comfortable. Going out and buying an entirely new wardrobe of maternity clothes is tempting, but a complete waste of money, and chances are you won’t wear 90% of those clothes when you lose your bump. Maternity dresses are another solid all-in-one outfit, but let’s face it: There’s just something cool about overalls. And maternity overalls happen to be the perfect pregnancy pieces, thanks to their adjustable straps (also perfect for nursing) side panels, and fabric that stretches to accommodate your belly.
Unfortunately, there are a shmillion maternity overalls out there, and the last thing you want to do when you’re expecting is worry about wading through all the bad ones to find the few that will grow with you through all 40 weeks and (gulp) beyond. So, just for you, we’ve found the most perfect maternity overalls you’ll want to wear through your entire pregnancy — and keep as closet staples long after baby arrives.
And don’t think “overalls” means you’ll look like a third-grader in stiff denim; these comfy pieces include fabrics from linen to corduroy, and they’ve been trend-upgraded with features like wide legs, keyhole and tie-front details, and a gorgeous palette of colors to make you feel like your best self — even if you can’t see your toes anymore. Find our picks for the best and cutest maternity overalls in the slides ahead.
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A version of this article was originally published in November 2019.