The weather is finally warming up which means only one thing here in Melbourne; it’s almost Spring Carnival! To help your search we’ve compiled our favourite Spring Racing styles of the season.
Picking your perfect outfit can be hard at the best of times, but when you’re pregnant it doubles! To help your search we’ve compiled our favourite Spring Racing styles of the season to help you feel stylish but most importantly, comfortable!
Trend Alert: This season race-goers are opting for a classic and understated take on the traditional spring fashion trends. Think florals, pastels, lace and, of course, monochrome for Darby Day!
1. Lyla ¾ Sleeve Ruched Maternity Dress
Nothing says Spring Carnival like pretty floral patterns which is why our Lyla ¾ Sleeve Ruched Dress is number 1 on our list of Spring Carnival dresses! With it’s cross over neckline, gathered side seams and soft fabric you’ll feel incredible comfortable for the entire day while looking perfectly styled. Team with nude heels and a pastel headpiece for an elegant race-day outfit.
2. Elizabeth Maxi Maternity Dress
While we’re on the topic of florals, the Elizabeth Maxi is another dress that will have you feeling spring-ready on race day. Perfect for anyone who wants a little more room to breathe, the Elizabeth Midi Dress features a flared hemline and lightweight rayon fabrication. Team with a bold head piece in white or a rich tonal red to complete your outfit.
An obvious choice for Spring Carnival is an elegant lace dress. Opt for a classic empire line silhouette to highlight your bump. Our Anca Lace Maternity Dress is perfectly modest with its cap sleeve and knee-skinning hemline. Made in a timeless French Navy colourway, you can’t go wrong with this race day dress.
Lace is definitely on trend this season and you couldn’t feel more comfortable than in this incredibly stretchy lace made to give generously for your bump. The Gigi Lace Dress is our number one recommendation for Derby Day. The black lace and white lining combo is ideal for the monochrome theme!
*Also available in beautiful French Navy.
A Derby Day number, the grid pattern of the Botina is softened with its flowing skirt. A breeze to wear, the Botina sits comfortably below bust and the skirt flows gently over your bump so you will feel incredibly comfortable even in the spring warmth. This dress is also perfect for those wanting a little extra length in the skirt. Pair with a similarly monochrome fascinator and clutch.
Featuring the same monochrome gird-pattern as the Bonita Dress, our Annie dress has an incredibly versatile silhouette that suits everyone. This style is going to be perfect for the Spring Carnival with it’s modest cap sleeves and black and white check, but with its incredible fit, the Annie Dress will also slot into your wardrobe well beyond race-day. Yay to versatility!
7. Harley High Neck Maternity Dress
The slim fitting Harley High Neck is an obvious go-to for the race season, designed in a classic midnight that allows your headpiece to do the talking. Designed with a little cap sleeve and high neck to balance out the body-hugging silhouette. Made from super comfortable stretch rib, it’s the perfect shape for highlighting your bump.