You are never more aware of every inch of your body than when you are pregnant, and that means you deserve to seek comfort from head to toe. If the weather is getting warmer, and your feet are not only carrying a bigger, more important load but also starting to swell, you are definitely going to be in the market for some very comfortable sandals and lightweight sneakers.
This is actually something to celebrate about your summer pregnancy. Even when your feet and ankles are swollen beyond recognition, you don’t have to confine yourself to ugly footwear and flip-flops. And you don’t have to remain barefoot and pregnant every day. Consider this the perfect excuse to shop.
In this list, we’ve tried to include a number of options to suit your needs. There are supportive, breathable sneakers for your most active days. We have wedges and delicate sandals for those of you who refuse to go full frump. But also, there are soft and comfy slides and sandals for when you deserve to walk on clouds and also can’t really even see, let alone reach your feet.
A version of this article was originally published in May 2017.
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