You’re almost there! It’s the final stretch of your pregnancy and you are ready to get this baby out! But until that imminent day has arrived, there is still much to do, and many clothes to wear. From what to don at your upcoming baby shower to prepping for your postnatal needs with nursing bras and tops, both new items and mainstays are available to meet your needs.
Stay tuned for next month’s Maternity Checklist guide to see what to buy post pregnancy!
Posted by destinationmaternity on December 5, 2013
Congrats, you’ve made it through the first trimester; you are now well underway to becoming a mommy! As you may have noticed, your pre-pregnancy clothes aren’t cutting it anymore. Last month, we checked off all of the basics needed to begin building your pregnancy wardrobe; this trimester is all about the fashion! We wish for your personal style to shine through during these next six months, and with that, trend-worthy pieces below are ready to come into play.
- Keep on donning the staples of your wardrobe in SECRET FIT BELLY® PANTS & JEANS
- LAYERING PIECES are key to seasonal dressing – and to staying cool when you’re always hot!
- Show your style-savvy in FASHION TOPS that make a statement.
- SIDE RUCHE TOPS are chic pieces that prove their function by lying flat and staying in place.
- Up the comfort ante with SLEEP BRAS that support where and when (hello, sleep) you need it.
- You will find that all you want to live in is LOUNGE WEAR – go for it!
Stay tuned for next month’s Maternity Checklist guide to see what to buy during your third trimester!
Posted by destinationmaternity on October 8, 2013
At a special screening of her new film, Labor Day, an expectant Kate Winslet donned our tried-and-true favorite A Pea in the Pod scoop neck tank top under a chic, figure-flatter blazer. Accessorized with layered necklaces and a stylish messy do, she radiated a mama-to-be-glow in her all-black look.
A simple staple, yet one that can be worn virtually anywhere, tanks and tees are a pregnant woman’s best friend. Easily adaptable to a multitude of outfits, you will adore our vast selection of basics – tanks, tees and other fabulous layers – that will take you through the entire nine months, and well beyond.
Shop maternity basics at A Pea in the Pod!
Posted by destinationmaternity on September 11, 2013
As the weeks go by, and your belly gets bigger, excitement and anticipation fills the air as you bask in the joy of bringing a new addition into the world. While it can all seem overwhelming at times, what you wear during your pregnancy shouldn’t be. With a focus on providing moms-to-be with maternity clothing that is both comfortable and stylish, please join us as we present our Maternity Checklist, a guide on what to wear throughout your trimesters. For the next several months, check out the basics you shouldn’t live without out as well as on-trend extras for your pregnancy and beyond.
Stay tuned for our four-month installment of the Maternity Checklist!
Posted by destinationmaternity on August 22, 2013
‘Tis the season to holiday, and with that, your vacation wardrobe should be all about effortless ease. Whether it’s your babymoon or simply a must-needed getaway, packing a bag with chic basics that can be dressed up or down is key. Here, A Pea in the Pod Senior Designer, Elizabeth Shane Quinn, takes a cue from the ubiquitous summer trends of white denim and cool chambray, both from Motherhood Maternity. With a flattering base, Macy’s offers fabulously versatile touches that exude the season’s “kick-back and relax” mentality. In short, we can’t wait to pack our bags…Au revoir!
Stay tuned for Part 2 of our Vacation Bound series to see even more vacay options later in the week!
Shop this look from Motherhood Maternity and get these extra touches from Macy’s:
Posted by destinationmaternity on July 15, 2013
This A Pea in the Pod diaper bag by Petunia Pickle Bottom is a great option for stylish moms. Its graphic print, detachable changing pad and easy-access storage makes the bag both fashionable and practical. But, it’s not just about having a cute diaper bag; it’s really about what you put in it that counts. While on the go, having everything you need in case of well, anything, will keep both you and your little one comfortable, calm and happy.
Here is a list of some Diaper Bag Essentials:
- Diapers (approximately one diaper for every two to three hours)
- Baby wipes (plenty!)
- Diaper cream and/or baby powder
- Pacifiers (one or two to be safe)
- Formula (if not breastfeeding)
- Burp cloths
- Blanket to keep your baby cozy
- One to two extra changes of clothes
- Extra socks
- Extra hat for when it’s cold
- Nursing cover (if breastfeeding)
- Two plastic bags to store soiled clothing
- A few toys to entertain the little one
- Extra blouse for yourself (this can never hurt!)
- Hand sanitizer (a must!)
- Bottle of water for yourself – so you stay happy and hydrated
A Must-Have Diaper Bag Accessory
This Swipe By Skiphop is a convenient way to always have easy access to baby wipes. Simply attach it to your diaper bag or stroller and you will never struggle to find another wipe again.
Posted by destinationmaternity on June 18, 2013