5 Best Shops to Buy Dresses for Maternity Photo Shoot | Toronto Maternity Photographer | Bloomlight Photography

As a maternity photographer, I always like to have soem clothing options for my clients, but there are also times that pregnant mamma stating that she looked around for a long time and could not find any good outfit that is suitable for her photo session.

Today, I am going to list some of my favourite shops where sell beautiful dresses and gowns which are perfect for maternity photo shoot. Whether you are a pregnant mom planning for your upcoming maternity photos or a photographer might find this list helpful.


1.       Winners

Yes, you heard it correctly! Sometimes you find maxi floral or solid dresses in different colors below $100 in Winners. This is a  perfect option if you are on budget. The bonus point about Winners is you can walk in to the nearby branch and try the dress on before purchasing it.


Pregnant mom wearing blush dress walking in High Park, Toronto in beautiful fall season.   

2.       Sew Trendy

One of the largest online dress shops specialized in maternity gowns in luxury styles, offering variety of styles including body shaped dresses, dreamy, lace, tulle... . You can also find beautiful seperate sets, including top and skirts.

If you would like to wear something unique and not only dress for your maternity photoshoot, Sew Trendy is certainly for you. See the bodysuit section for beautiful options.

There is a sale section on their website that you can find pregnancy gowns which were used minimally before for a model photo session. These pregnancy outfits are clean and almost as nice as the brand new one. Take a look at here, you may find your ideal dress in this section.

If you are a photographer and would like to invest on maternity gowns for your client, you can also take advantage of the photographers program where you can get discount based on your level of membership.

Sew Trendy dresses priced between US $120 to $700, and their shipping is free for all orders.

Pregnant mom posing in front of Lake Ontario in Oakville wearing body shaped navy blue maternity dress.


3.       Pink blush

Compared to Sew Trendy, Pink Blush offers range of Maxi and midi dresses that are more fits into lifestyle category. Beautiful moms can wear these dresses on a daily basis, for their pregnancy photo session or their baby shower event.

There is specific section entitled for curvy moms that makes plus sizes mom choose their wardrobes with more confidence.

The clearance section has also nice dresses with the reduced price. You can find the maternity dresses ranged from US$50 to $120.


4.       Forever 21

Another perfect store for those moms who like to visit the stores themselves. You may ask “does forever 21 have maternity dresses?” Your answer is no, but you honestly don’t need a dress categorized in maternity section. Just look under Women section and then Dresses. Narrow your search by choosing maxi dresses and continue to find your favourite dress.Note to choose one that is stretchy on the waist so allow enough space for your belly bump.


5.      Fillyboo Maternity

For Boho style lovers, Fillyboo maternity is the best option. Basically, If you are looking for a very unique look and style, this is a wonderful choice for you. This online store offers outfit exclusively for pregnant moms. You can find a lovely bohemian pregnancy dress in the range of $200- $400. Worldwide free shipping is also offered.


Do you find this list helpful? Do you have any questions? Feel free to comment on this blog, I would be happy to hear your thoughts.

If you are thinking of the maternity photo session, do not hesitate to shoot me a message, so we can start planning together.