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Where do you find modest maternity clothes?

It just seems like I can't find shirts that aren't sleeveless and all the dresses and skirts at motherhood are above my knees. Just like t-shirt length sleeves and knee length stuff(I'm kind of tall and it's all in my legs) and preferably less then 30$ an item.

Does anybody know where I can get a maxi dress or an ankle length skirt(the sleeves and at least knee length are religious the ankle length is because blind shaving doesn't appeal to me) for when shaving becomes really hard again?
And some inexpensive shirts with about t-shirt length sleeves?

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Asked by lizziebreath at 8:42 PM on Apr. 27, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • I only had a few maternity pieces. I always bought stuff in regular clothing but larger sizes & its cheaper this way. Have ya tried Sears?

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 8:44 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • liz lange maternity at target has clothes like you're describing. they're pretty reasonable too....shirts are cheap, dresses and jeans are usually 25 i think.

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 8:45 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • The only place that worked for me was Old Navy but I hit up maternity sales..Old Navy's a little pricey on some items.

    Answer by fricky29 at 8:47 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Old navy, you can buy tall maternity clothes too! Love them. Only place I shop

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 8:53 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Motherhood usually has shirts may have to settle for mostly tshirts this time of year though but I found everything I needed there. as far as skirts you'll prolly have to internet search to find some that are to your ankles...

    Answer by ramita at 8:53 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • I might go with some of the dresses that are a bit shorter, but maybe pair them with some maternity leggings underneath? That is stylish now, and keeps your modesty. Plus, I am sure it would let you shop more places and get more deals.

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 9:00 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Ive had good luck finding things at Target, or JC penny, I know they have some longer dresses. Im short but for church I like things that fall below the knee and most of them are ankle length on me lol. Good luck!

    Answer by JennMcBride at 11:23 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Maybe consignment shops? I used to buy maternity clothes there.

    Answer by Autumn07 at 8:07 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

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