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Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses: Best Brands and Colors for All Sizes

Shop The Bump’s guide to the best maternity bridesmaid dresses, including the best brands, most popular colors, dresses with sleeves and plus-size dresses

So you have a pregnant lady in your bridal party. First thought: Yay! Second thought: Oh, boy! (Or girl!) How to dress all of your bridesmaids—including your pregnant bridesmaid—in the bridesmaid dress of your dreams? Don’t fret! You’re not the first bride-to-be with an expecting bridesmaid in your bridal party, and you certainly won’t be the last—and thankfully, many bridesmaid dress companies are recognizing that fact. While you may want to employ the popular mismatched bridesmaid trend (i.e. giving all of your ladies a color or fabric to work off of, then letting them choose the dress they feel most comfortable in), believe us: There are plenty of stunning maternity bridesmaid dresses to choose from today, and we’re putting them all in one place for you!

Read The Bump’s comprehensive guide to the best maternity bridesmaid dresses, including the best brands for maternity bridesmaid dresses, the most popular colors for maternity bridesmaid dresses, maternity bridesmaid dresses with sleeves and plus-size maternity bridesmaid dresses. It’s all here, so happy shopping! (And congrats on the incoming squad member too!)

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses by Brand

When it comes to maternity bridesmaid dresses, there are plenty of shops to choose from, including stores that do custom work on Etsy. But if you want to keep it brick-and-mortar, these are our favorite shops for maternity bridesmaid dresses: Dessy, David’s Bridal, Jenny Yoo, Alfred Angelo and Séraphine. Scroll to see maternity bridesmaid dresses from each of those locations below!

When it comes to an endless variety of cuts and colors, it’s hard to beat Dessy! Unlike many other establishments, Dessy, which also makes Alfred Sung, After Six and Lela Rose, to name a few, has a dedicated lineup of maternity bridesmaid dresses, some of which come in up to 41 colors. This peau de soie piece with a bow-accented empire waist is “Italian plum.”

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses Top Pick:
Alfred Sung Maternity Bridesmaid Dress Style M438, $214, Dessy.com

Alfred Angelo
Brought to you by the team behind Disney’s Fairytale Weddings Collection, Alfred Angelo has a wide variety of dreamy bridesmaid dresses—including this maternity beauty. It’s a halter dress with a universally flattering empire waistline, accented with a pleated bodice and a satin waistband. It’s also available in cocktail length, and in up to 50 different colors to match your wedding party’s look!

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses Top Pick:
Alfred Angelo Style 7016MA, $165, Alfredangelo.com

Séraphine—a favorite of Duchess Kate and Zoe Saldana’s—is known for its gorgeous collection of formal maternity dresses, including maternity bridesmaid dresses. While the brand is pricey overall, the quality and refined details are hard to beat. We love this floor-length blush stunner for its lace bodice, cap sleeves and jeweled waistband.

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses Top Pick:
Séraphine Blush Silk & Eyelash Lace Maternity Gown, $499, Seraphine.com

Jenny Yoo
Jenny Yoo, adored for her covetable convertible bridesmaid dresses, has five pretty maternity bridesmaid dresses to choose from. Our pick, especially for warm-weather weddings: the Maribel, a soft tulle cocktail dress that with extra tulle panels that can be manipulated to create different neckline or skirt details. And it’s available in a variety of colors to match your bridal party’s look.

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses Top Pick:
Jenny Yoo Maribel Maternity, $225, Jennyyoo.com

David’s Bridal
Of course, when all else fails, you know that David’s Bridal has always got your back. While the brand sells a variety of bridesmaid dresses with empire waistlines, which can easily accommodate a growing baby bump, they also sell this one just for pregnant ladies. Not only is the mesh material super-forgiving, but those ruched sleeves can expand for additional coverage. Plus, it comes in 10 different colors to fit your wedding vibe.

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses Top Pick:
David’s Bridal Empire Waist Maternity Dress With Straps, $160, Davidsbridal.com

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses by Color

While our favorite brands for maternity bridesmaid dresses are above, your favorite colors for those dresses are below. We pulled from the most popular wedding colors right now—the ones that are trending—and picked one maternity bridesmaid dress for each (especially useful if you’re doing mix-and-match dresses for your bridesmaids).

Ever the classic, the feminine, romantic shade is a favorite, especially for spring and summer. Alfred Sung’s blush floor-length maternity dress features a pleated bodice and an asymmetrical neckline. And a high waist—perfect for that bump.

Alfred Sung Maternity Dress Style M427, $218, Dessy.com

Metallic bridesmaid dresses are all the rage right now, with shimmering gold dresses at the head of the line. After all, it never hurts to add a little sparkle at a wedding, right? For a soft gold, we vote for Séraphine’s champagne-hued maternity gown, entirely made out of silk. The draped panel of crepe de chine in the front offers a flexible fit.

Séraphine Champagne Silk Maternity Gown, $295, Seraphine.com

Navy/Royal Blue
You can never go wrong with something blue. But instead of the French blue shades of yore, more and more brides are opting to put their bridesmaids in something darker—a royal blue or, as seen here, a navy. Jenny Yoo’s Serafina with a sweetheart neckline is all tulle with convertible panels, making it easy to define that waistline or create any neckline of choice.

Jenny Yoo Serafina Maternity, $245, Jennyyoo.com

Gray is the neutral of 2017. The smoky hue comes in a variety of shades, but we particularly enjoy the softness of a sterling, like that of this pleated chiffon maternity bridesmaid dress, embellished with gold floral lace.

Renz Rags 2017 Light Gray Chiffon Maternity Bridesmaid dress, $108, Etsy.com

Candy-apple red for Christmas? Sign us up! The festive shade always pops, as it does on Séraphine’s floor-sweeping silk and lace maternity evening gown with a sweetheart neckline and short lace sleeves. The back features a keyhole cutout, not to mention a stretch panel for a comfortable fit.

Séraphine Scarlet Silk & Lace Maternity Evening Gown, $499, Seraphine.com

Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses With Sleeves

If you’re on the hunt for maternity bridesmaid dresses right this minute, then odds are you’re about six months out from your wedding—a winter wedding. And what do maternity bridesmaid dresses for winter weddings need? Sleeves! The demure touch will add a little extra warmth to the ensemble, making sure your bridesmaids stay cozy during outdoor photos.

If you want to go long, the Willow dress has both the sleeves and the length. It’s crafted from a forgiving Jersey material, ensuring that it’s not only comfortable but drapes beautifully. And it can be embellished with the label’s diamanté sash.

Tiffany Rose Maternity Willow Gown Long, $290, Tiffanyrose.com

Do cold-shoulder sleeves count as sleeves? In our book, they definitely do! Plus, they’re on trend, making this maternity bridesmaid dress from Rosie Pope a fashion-forward choice too.

Rosie Pope Jillian Cold Shoulder Maternity Maxi Dress, $228, Nordstrom.com

With short sleeves and a gold sequin finish, this maternity bridesmaid dress from Etsy retailer Mama Bump Signature is two-for-two on the trend front. It also boasts a jaw-dropping draped back.

Mama Bump Signature Emma Dress, $80, Etsy.com

Looking for cheap maternity bridesmaid dresses with sleeves? ASOS has you covered. Little Mistress Maternity’s blush design features a lace bodice with long, peekaboo sleeves, a crochet yoke, a swirling skirt and a keyhole cutout. The ribbon sash allows the bridesmaid to adjust the size. And the price? Only $42.

Little Mistress Maternity Long Sleeve Lace Skater Dress, $42, Asos.com

And finally, a statement in understated elegance: Séraphine’s deep blue, airy viscose dress with sheer three-quarter sleeves. While otherwise quite simple, the rhinestone belt adds the perfect touch of dazzle for a formal affair.

Séraphine Deep Blue Beaded Maternity Cocktail Dress, $199, Seraphine.com

Plus-Size Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses

Some of the maternity bridesmaid dresses above are available in plus-sizes. As we mentioned, all of the maternity bridesmaids dresses from Dessy are available up to a size 30, and Jenny Yoo does custom sizing. But we’ve added a few more choices for our curvy moms-to-be. Shop The Bump’s favorite plus-size maternity bridesmaid dresses.

One place we love for all plus-size maternity dresses, including plus-size maternity bridesmaid dresses? PinkBlush Maternity, a source for all kinds of adorable and fashionable maternity threads. This chiffon gown has lace sleeves and a cinched waist (the better to show off that hourglass).

PinkBlush Maternity Burgundy Lace Accent Chiffon Maternity Plus Evening Gown, $109, Pinkblushmaternity.com

Available in three pastel hues (teal, lavender and blush), we absolutely adore this pleated chiffon gown, tied at the waist with a bow. Pleats always add a touch of refinement. And since this dress doesn’t quite reach the floor, your pregnant bridesmaid doesn’t have to worry about tripping over her maternity bridesmaid gown because she can’t see her toes!

PinkBlush Maternity Lavender Pleated Chiffon Plus Maternity Gown, $75, Pinkblushmaternity.com

Many of Bari Jay’s bridesmaid dresses come in both maternity and plus-sizes, and this one is one of our favorites. It has a pleated scoop neckline, a low back, a draped tulle skirt and an accent belt making for one effortlessly glamorous dress. (Available up to size 26.)

Bari Jay BC-1770, price on request, Barijay.com

When it comes to classic maternity bridesmaid dresses (and bridesmaid dresses in general), a strapless silhouette is always a win. Dessy’s boasts a flattering sweetheart neckline and optional spaghetti straps, just in case your bump-rocking bridesmaid wants a little more support.

Dessy Collection Maternity Bridesmaid Dress M426, $250, Dessy.com

Of course, one should never forget the endless options available on Etsy, like this royal purple gown with convertible sleeves. It’s made out of soft jersey material, and your pregnant bridesmaid will certainly not be mad at you for putting her in something so comfy for the long (but wonderful!) day ahead.

Silk Fairies Purple Embrace Jersey Maternity Gown, $89, Etsy.com

Updated October 2017

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