12 Cute Maternity Summer Dresses for Your Hot Mom Summer

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 Your baby bump is growing, the temperatures are climbing, and your wardrobe needs a makeover. First, we want to say congrats! You worked hard to reach this milestone, and your pregnancy is a treasure you’ll always cherish. Next, we want to point you towards some maternity summer dresses that will put an end to your pants-suffering once and for all. Because what are you supposed to do when it’s hot enough to bake a bun (no pun intended) and you’re clinging to your jeans? Let go, step out of your literal pants-oven, and start rocking some cute pregnancy summer dresses!



We LOVE pretty maternity dresses. They are the best thing about maternity fashion AND your wardrobe savior in warm weather. Though summer is a fantastic time for babies, growing a bump in the heat is a challenge many new mothers don’t anticipate. When you’re eating for two and you tend to swell up like a balloon, the heat is the last thing you want to fight! That’s why summer maternity clothes that keep you comfy and cool are a must. But what maternity stores sell cute summer dresses for moms-to-be? Which pregnancy summer dresses actually look good and not like a shapeless bag?



Don’t sweat (literally)! Adorable womens summer maternity dresses are out there! In fact, our maternity fashion editors did their homework and listed the cutest maternity summer dresses just to make your search easier. They chose these pregnancy dresses for their seasonal style, cool comfort, and camera shine. So, we can guarantee every dress will help you beat the heat and keep you on point with summer trends. These cute summer maternity dresses will let you conquer your hot mom summer with confidence! 



Whether you’re eating pints of ice cream at home or hanging on the boardwalk, you can dress for the occasion with these maternity dresses.

 

a woman wearing a pink maternity dress named gianna

1. Gianna Empire Tie Waist Maternity Summer Dress

Flaunt that glowing summer skin! This sexy pregnancy dress captures the summer look we’re after. This maternity gown defines your bump the way pregnancy summer dresses should with an empire waistline and cute tie.



The tie detail gives you one accessory off the bat and adds that stylish touch! Combined with the plunging V neckline and flowy skirt, this is definitely one of our favorite summer maternity outfits of the year. You will never break a sweat in this summer dress, either. The loose, breezy style skirt and breathable rayon material let heat escape. 



Oh, could you tell this is a nursing summer dress? You can pull the bodice for nursing access anytime, anywhere! Since this gown is made of a durable spandex blend, it won’t stretch out, no matter how much you tug or pull on it. 



In fact, all our maternity summer dresses are made with a rayon/spandex blend for a breathable, flexible fit that helps you beat the heat!

 

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a woman wearing a pink and white floral pregnancy dress called tessa

2. Tessa Petite Floral Maternity Dress With V-Neck

    Nothing says summer like this adorable floral maternity dress. Soft, sexy, and perfectly petite, these maternity summer dresses make our list ten times over! With a plunging V neckline and short skirt, Tessa is perfectly aligned with this season’s fashion. We adore her delicate floral design — the pattern is small enough that it doesn't add weight to a growing frame. 



    The gown is also cinched underneath the bust to bring out your shape (a must for all womens summer maternity dresses!). The nursing-friendly wrap neckline creates a sexy V that sculpts busts of all sizes. Overall, this maternity nursing summer dress stuns with a simple but elegant design.

     

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    3. Melody Fitted Maternity Midi Dress With Ruffle Neck

      Ruffles are in! Seriously, the frilly trend has come back this season, and we are not ones to complain. It's exactly why we dig Melody!

       

      These maternity summer dresses make your look pop with a flounced neckline. This cute texture accent adds layers that bring out your shape, especially on camera! A ruffle maternity dress always makes an excellent maternity photoshoot dress.

       

      RELATED: These 10 Maternity Photoshoot Dresses Make Moms Into Goddesses

       

      Plus, Melody's pencil skirt slims your shape to give you a sleek silhouette all day. Although she contours your form, she's far from tight! She fits and feels like a T-shirt, letting you stay cool and comfy from June to September.



      Did we mention Melody's versatile, too? This adorable pregnancy dress falls right around the knee, which can flatter both petite and tall mamas. Melody can create TONS of summer pregnancy outfits! Add strappy heels and cuffs for an upscale look or a belt and clutch for a stylish outfit.

       

      Bottom line: No woman should be doomed to wearing bland summer pregnancy clothes, not when they make cute summer maternity dresses like this one. If you're shopping for cheap maternity summer dresses, this stylish staple is a must.  

       

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      a girl wearing a vneck floral mama dress called taylin

      4. Taylin Ditsy Floral Maternity Wrap Dress With Tie Waist

        When you're updating your closet with cute summer dresses for pregnancy, Taylin will be your new go-to. She's super cute with her plunging V neck, tie waist, and ditsy floral print! We’re also eyeing that flowy skirt — a must for summer comfort.



        We adore these cute summer maternity dresses because you can adjust the shape by tightening the sash. Not only does this ensure your comfort, but the tie also separates your bust and bump to define your shape. Double win! 



        Plus, this maternity maxi dress comes in 3 different shades — all neutral colors that play well with most complexions. The floor-length skirt adds grace to your every step and keeps you comfy all the while. The breezy fit promotes air circulates and sheds heat like last year's leggings.



        We love how the wrap neckline can provide nursing access for your 4th trimester. Pair this dress with a sunhat, and you have a fabulous, formal summer look that will go down in the maternity books. 



        Speaking of, need a summer look for a baby shower? You’ll shine in these stylish maternity dresses for baby showers!


         

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        5. Maribel Off the Shoulder Maternity Dress With Ruffle Top

          This off the shoulder maternity dress is all about the neckline. The folded-over, ruffled material drapes over your bust to highlight your form. While other pregnancy dresses emphasize the waistline, Maribel flatters your figure by accenting your chest! 



          Summer is all about showing your skin, so we're all about this sexy maternity dress! The strapless design lets your skin gleam, making your jewelry shine 10x brighter. This shoulder-baring cut also contours your whole upper body for a sexy, trim look. Add in Maribel's bodycon fit, and you get a sculpted form complete with curves! These maternity summer dresses are ideal for any casual outing or cocktail event. 

           

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          6. Sami Petite Floral Maternity Dress With 3/4 Sleeves

            Summer vibes all the way! We cannot get enough of this maternity babydoll dress. Short, loose, and all-around cute, this maternity summer dress is a must for petite mamas. The cropped length is flattering for mini mamas who tend to get swallowed by longer pregnancy dresses. 



            This is one of the most casual maternity dresses for summer — it’s perfect for any mother who wants a boho look. Just pair this gown with some long beads and boots, and you have an adventurous outfit that’s made to shine!

             

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            a woman wearing a white and jade maternity maxi dress called annabelle

            7. Annabelle Maternity Maxi Tank Dress With Empire Waist

              The maternity maxi dress collection is a hidden treasure full of cute summer dresses for pregnancy. We can do the color blocks on Annabelle any day! 



              This gown is adorable with its two-toned print — perfect for any maternity photoshoot! The shades divide your form at the mid-waist, drawing all eyes to your growing tummy! This effect is enhanced on camera, making Annabelle a terrific maternity photoshoot dress.

               

              The sleeveless bodice sculpts your torso and keeps you looking toned AF all season! You can wear these maternity summer dresses anywhere and maintain a very fashionable (and fit!) maternity style.

               

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              a woman wearing a blue maternity sundress called lila

              8. Lila Off Shoulder Floral Maternity Dress With Pockets

                One of the more casual maternity dresses for summer, Lila is ready to boost your glow. Her off the shoulder design flaunts your summer skin, letting the sun work your shine. Time to tan? We'd say so!

                 

                This maternity sundress is all about composure. The fitted empire waistline keeps you snatched in every trimester. Combined with the maxi-length skirt, Lila maintains a desirable balance in your look (that golden 1/3 + 2/3 ratio, ya know?).


                Oh, and these pregnancy summer dresses come with POCKETS. Yes, REAL pockets — not the kind that designers just stitch in for show! You can keep your hair ties, sunscreen, and all your essentials ready without a purse (though a handbag is arguably a must for any summer maternity outfit).

                 

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                a lady wearing a tropical maternity dress called eloise

                9. Eloise Fitted Tropical Maternity Maxi Dress With Side Slit

                  Sexy, curve-hugging fit? Check. Colorful print? Check! Sexy, side slit skirtDouble check! This tropical maternity dress marks all the boxes for summer style, and it’s more than camera-ready. If you’re looking for cute summer maternity dresses that are somewhere between sexy and formal, Eloise is the dress for you.



                  Maternity bodycon dresses specialize in flaunting your figure. These cute summer dresses define your every curve, from your shoulders to your hips! Your baby bump will get the attention it deserves without any bunching, pinching, or tightness.

                   

                  This pregnancy dress showcases your form while sporting a stylish axe-cut skirt that lengthens your leg. The side slit is more than sexy, though. It also keeps you cool and makes walking that much easier! And when your legs go on for days, you get your pick of footwear. Sneakers, heels, and even boots all work with Eloise!

                   

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                  a woman wearing a purple catalina maternity wrap dress

                  10. Catalina Maternity Maxi Flowy Wrap Dress With Tie Waist

                    Relaxed maternity clothes have long ruled the industry, and it’s not hard to understand why. Made with your body in mind, flowy maternity dresses rank high on the comfort and durability scale. That’s why Catalina is on our list of cute summer dresses for pregnant women.

                     

                    Catalina is a lightweight, airy gown that keeps you cool n' comfy. She's also super summer trendy with an empire waistline, deep V neck, and graceful maxi skirt! These features stun on camera, too. You can always count on these maternity summer maxi dresses for glamorous portraits. 



                    Plus, we love that these maternity summer dresses have an elastic waist. This flexible feature lets Catalina grow with you through every trimester and snap back when the baby arrives.

                     

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                    a lady wearing a high low maternity gown called poppy

                    11. Poppy Floral High Low Maternity Midi Dress With Sleeves

                      We can’t resist a wrap dress, especially not one as soft and luxurious as Poppy. This high low maternity dress makes our list for its eloquently layered fabric. These maternity summer dresses capture flow, texture, and movement in one simple design! 



                      Like all the cute summer dresses for pregnant women, this gown is cinched under the bust to define your baby bump. We also love how the skirt and bodice are both layered for a tiered effect. The midi-length skirt is even longer in the back to give your steps a graceful flow. These maternity summer dresses will float gracefully through every trimester and beyond! 



                      Every trimester? Yup! The wrap-style top makes this a stylish nursing summer dress you can wear postpartum. Poppy will last long after your lil one arrives! Available in 4 camera-approved colors, this maternity wrap dress beats out the rest. 

                       

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                      a lady wearing a ditsy floral dress called josie

                      12. Josie Ditsy Floral Maternity Dress With Short Sleeves

                        Short and sweet, this is one of the most casual maternity dresses for summer. This floral maternity dress keeps it simple so you can get fancy with accessories! Wear your sunhat, crown, finest bling, and all your favorite things. You can style these maternity summer dresses 1,000 different ways. 




                        Josie's just-right makes her perfect for petite mamas under 5’ 4”. These short maternity dresses keep your look flirty, whether you wear them with boots, sneakers, or heels. We love the breezy fit, too — no concerns about the heat in this dress! We’ll always adore relaxed maternity clothes for their practicality. Their maternity summer dresses are elegant and made with all mothers in mind. 

                         

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