With a lot of maternity styles focusing on mum’s body before the baby is born, it’s hard to find practical (and flattering) clothes – let alone swimwear – as a new mum. We’ve picked out this summer’s best options, with flattering curves, clever cover-ups and this season’s high waist looks.
Click through our gallery to see designs to suit a range of shapes.
Maritinique vest and Sorrento bikini bottoms.
Top sizes 6 – 22, £35
Bottoms sizes 6 – 20, £25
Available from Boden
High-waisted bikini with bustier bra top. Sizes 8 – 18, £16 for top and £14 for bottoms
Available from Debenhams
Available in orange (shown), black and print. Sizes 6 – 20, £16 for top and £12 for bottoms
Available from Next
Santa Maria Bikini
Comes with an underwired top. Sizes 30D – 36G, £28 for top and £20 for bottoms
Available from Figleaves
Hidden Support Swimsuit
Sizes 32B – 38D, £99
Available from Maison Lejaby