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21 Chic Summer Baby Shower Dresses for Moms-To-Be 

By  Emily Konatella

LAST UPDATED - August 8, 2022

As the guest of honor, your baby shower is your moment to shine! Whether you are having a casual backyard shower or a formal party, you will want to find a baby shower dress that will make you look and feel your best. You will want to ensure the maternity dresses are crafted from comfortable material with plenty of stretches for your growing belly that match your style.

Celebrate your status as a stylish mom-to-be in these twenty-one chic baby shower dresses for summer baby showers. From bump-accentuating body cons to flowy midis and maxis, we've got flattering maternity styles for every baby shower theme.

21 Bump-Accentuating Baby Shower Dress Styles

01

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Delfi Collective 3D Floral Dress

Delfi Collective 3D Floral Dress

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You'll wow all your baby shower guests in this 3D Floral Dress from Delfi Collective. Unlike the other baby shower dresses on the market, the statement-making midi dress is covered with intricate, three-dimensional floral appliques fit for a garden party or chic brunch. A smocked bodice, flowy A-line skirt, and puff sleeves show off the dress' bold textures, electric blue color, and bump-flattering fit. Each dress is ethically crafted in Los Angeles using high-quality fabrics and careful attention to detail, making it a keep-forever piece.

Material

Polyester; polyester lining

Care

Dry clean

02

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Lulus Heavenly Hues Maxi Dress

Lulus Heavenly Hues Maxi Dress

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Show off your bump (and your superb fashion sense) in Lulus' Heavenly Hues Maxi Dress. The flattering design features a plunging v-neck, banded empire waist, and full maxi skirt cut from airy georgette fabric. Available in a wide size range and a plethora of chic color options, finding the baby shower dress of your dreams has never been easier.

Material

100% Polyester

Care

Dry clean

03

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HATCH The Joy Maternity Dress

HATCH The Joy Maternity Dress

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Expecting a girl? This aptly named Joy Maternity dress from HATCH makes for an easy baby shower outfit. It's cut from lightweight crinkle fabric in a pastel pink hue. Designed to float effortlessly over your growing baby bump, the ruffled tiered skirt offers all-day comfort and style. Dainty straps give the one-shoulder neckline that little something special you'll love looking back at photos when your little one is grown.

Material

100% Polyester

Care

Machine wash

04

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Pinkblush Maternity Ruffle Sleeve Maternity Midi Dress

Pinkblush Maternity Ruffle Sleeve Maternity Midi Dress

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Offered in both pastel pink and baby blue, this Ruffle Sleeve Midi Dress from Pinkblush Maternity offers a fashionable way to announce your baby's gender. Its bump-accentuating silhouette features an empire-waisted, A-line skirt and flowy short sleeves that float effortlessly away from the body. An adjustable front bust tie and smocked elastic back keep your newly voluptuous bust supported while showing off a tasteful amount of cleavage.

Material

Self: 80% Rayon 20% Nylon Lining: 100% Rayon

Care

Hand Wash Cold, No Bleach, Hang or Line Dry

05

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Emilia George Bella Cut-Out Maternity Maxi Dress

Emilia George Bella Cut-Out Maternity Maxi Dress

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Who said you couldn't feel a little sexy at your baby shower? Thanks to a fitted silhouette and sultry design details, Emilia George's Bella Cut-Out Maternity dress will have you looking (and feeling) your absolute best! Cut from stretchy fabric, it hugs your curves and shows off your cute bump. A strappy neckline and waist cut-outs bring a fashion-forward feel that's impossible to resist.

Material

95% modal, 5% spandex

Care

Hand wash, dry flat

06

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Bird & Knoll Matisse Maxi Dress

Bird & Knoll Matisse Maxi Dress

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No matter the theme or setting, you'll look undeniably chic in this Matisse Maxi Dress from Bird & Knoll. The voluminous maxi dress is cut from a sumptuously soft cotton-silk blend that'll keep you comfy all day long. Its minimalist cut features a gathered scoop neckline that flows effortlessly into a full, ankle-length skirt. Now all you need are some great accessories to complete your look!

Material

70% cotton, 30% silk

Care

Machine wash, hang dry

07

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Free People FP Beach La La Maxi Dress

Free People FP Beach La La Maxi Dress

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Offered in seven stylish color options, Free People's FP Beach La La Maxi Dress works for any baby shower setting or theme. The boho maxi dress features a plunging v-neckline and an open back framed by an elastic empire waist and airy flutter sleeves. A tiered maxi skirt allows the soft, gauzy fabric to shine no matter what color you choose. After the shower, it makes for an excellent beach day outfit or casual wedding guest dress.

Material

65% Polyester, 34% Viscose, 1% Elastane

Care

Machine Wash Cold

08

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Jessica Simpson Paisley Tiered Midi Maternity Dress

Jessica Simpson Paisley Tiered Midi Maternity Dress

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Jessica Simpson's Paisley Tiered Midi Maternity Dress will earn you endless praise from baby shower guests. It's cut from pink floral paisley with butterfly sleeves and a feminine silhouette that's perfect for a daytime occasion. A surplice v-neckline, empire waist, and tiered midi skirt float effortlessly over the body as they accentuate your hourglass shape. Complete your look with white sneakers, strappy sandals, or perhaps a stylish pair of cowboy boots.

Material

Polyester

Care

Dry clean

09

Out of 21

Sachin and Bobi Jessica Gown

Sachin and Bobi Jessica Gown

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Celebrate that you're having a boy in this Jessica Gown from Sachin and Babi. Draped from pale blue crinkled georgette fabric, the timeless maxi is a fun way to share your baby's gender with party-goers. Its empire waist bodice and full, ankle-length skirt give you and your plus one plenty of room to breathe. Meanwhile, a plunging v-neckline and front slit show off a tasteful touch of skin.

Material

100% polyester

Care

Dry clean

10

Out of 21

A Pea in the Pod Linen Maxi Maternity Dress

A Pea in the Pod Linen Maxi Maternity Dress

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Minimalist moms-to-be will love this Linen Maxi Maternity Dress from A Pea in the Pod. Generously cut from lightweight linen, the versatile maxi is ideal for an outdoor summer occasion like a beach picnic or backyard brunch. A simple scoop neck, spaghetti straps, and tiered ruffles along the hemline of the maxi skirt bring a subtle boho feel that's easy to dress up or down. It goes without saying; you'll keep wearing it long after the baby comes.

Material

55% Linen, 45% Viscose

Care

Machine Wash & Tumble Dry

11

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Ingrid & Isabel Smocked Long-Sleeve Chambray Maternity Dress

Ingrid & Isabel Smocked Long-Sleeve Chambray Maternity Dress

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Shopping for something on the modest side? Try this Smocked Long-Sleeves Chambray Maternity Dress from Ingrid & Isabel. The casual baby shower dress features a smocked bodice and a flowy midi skirt with a flurry ruffle hem. It's cut from Tencel lyocell— a light, silky fabric sustainably made from wood pulp— in a versatile, denim-inspired light blue wash.

Material

100% Tencel® lyocell

Care

Hand wash, dry flat

12

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Saylor Joanie Dress

Saylor Joanie Dress

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The search is over. You'll radiate an effortless pregnancy glow in this Saylor Joanie Dress. Cut from flowy cotton fabric with multi-color threading throughout, it catches the light from every angle, making it a great choice for outdoor affairs. Adjustable spaghetti straps and a smocked back ensure the perfect fit from early pregnancy through postpartum. Subtle ruffle trim along the tiered maxi skirt adds a feminine touch to the effortlessly chic style.

Material

Self: 70% cotton, 30% metallic
Lining: 100% cotton

Care

Dry clean only

13

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NOM Maternity Emma Maternity/Nursing Midi Sundress

NOM Maternity Emma Maternity/Nursing Midi Sundress

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NOM Maternity's practical Emma Maternity/Nursing Midi Sundress transitions easily from pregnancy to postpartum. Sport it for a laid-back baby shower, then again for a casual backyard get-together to show off your new addition. A smocked back and front snap closures accommodate changing bust sizes and discreet breastfeeding. Stitched from 100% cotton, the ruffle-tiered midi dress comes with your choice of pinstripes or florals.

Material

100% cotton

Care

machine wash, dry flat

14

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Kimi and Kai Charity Smocked Maternity Maxi Dress

Kimi and Kai Charity Smocked Maternity Maxi Dress

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Kimi and Kai's Charity Smocked Maternity Dress makes an excellent choice for an outdoor baby shower. Cut from lightweight, gauzy fabric, you'll stay cool and comfortable no matter the weather. Its smocked bodice and flowy, ruffle-trimmed maxi skirt stretch to fit your growing bump well into your third trimester. The perfect finishing touch: fluttery sleeves that can be worn on or off the shoulders.

Material

100% polyester

Care

machine wash, dry flat

15

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Free People Linda Lou Poplin Dress

Free People Linda Lou Poplin Dress

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Vintage meets modern in this Linda Lou Poplin Dress from Free People. The babydoll off-the-shoulder dress boasts a square neckline, adjustable keyhole back closure, and banded puff sleeves that can be worn on or off the shoulder. A retro floral print adds a timeless finishing touch to the light, crisp cotton fabric.

Material

97% Cotton, 3% Elastane; Lining: 100% Cotton

Care

Machine Wash Cold Gentle

16

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Ingrid & Isabel Maternity Satin Slip Dress

Ingrid & Isabel Maternity Satin Slip Dress

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Show off your baby bump with a splash of color in this Maternity Satin Slip Dress from Ingrid & Isabel. Cut from vibrant hot pink satin, the minimalist midi dress makes a fun choice for a casual baby shower. The versatile style features a v-neck, scoop back, adjustable spaghetti straps, and midi-length hem. After the party, style it with a denim jacket and white sneakers for weekend brunch.

Material

100% polyester

Care

Machine Wash 

17

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A Pea in the Pod Floral Maxi Maternity Dress

A Pea in the Pod Floral Maxi Maternity Dress

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How sweet is this Floral Maxi Maternity Dress from A Pea in the Pod? The feminine maxi dress boasts a smock bodice and flowy skirt to flatter your plus one for the occasion. Sheer sleeves, ruffle trim, and a dainty floral print adds a timeless, romantic feel. Styled with comfortable sandals and a loosely-swept updo, it's the perfect maternity dress for any celebration.

Material

100% polyester

Care

Dry Clean

18

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Kindred Bravely Magnolia Tiered Maternity Dress

Kindred Bravely Magnolia Tiered Maternity Dress

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Kindred Bravely Magnolia Tiered Maternity Dress finds the just right balance of function and fashion. The comfy midi dress features a classic scoop neck and a tiered, empire-waist skirt in a ditsy pink floral print. Not only is it the perfect maternity dress for a baby shower, but an inconspicuous zipper under the bust makes for discreet and easy breastfeeding once your little one arrives.

Material

100% polyester

Care

Machine wash, tumble dry

19

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Pinkblush Maternity Smocked Satin Fitted Midi Dress

Pinkblush Maternity Smocked Satin Fitted Midi Dress

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Show off your changing curves in this Smocked Satin Fitted Midi Dress from Pinkblush Maternity. The body-con maternity dress is made with a smocked elastic body and adjustable cami straps to hug your figure just right. Tiered ruffle trim adds a fun and feminine touch. Offered in four chic color options, it's an easy baby shower dress option for any mom-to-be. But heads up! It's known to run slightly small, so we suggest sizing up for the perfect fit.

Material

100% polyester

Care

Hand Wash Cold Water Separately, No Bleach, Lay Flat to Dry, Cool Iron

20

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HATCH The Ricky Maternity Slip Dress

HATCH The Ricky Maternity Slip Dress

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Pastel pink or blue is not quite your thing? Show off your sophisticated personal style in The Ricky Maternity Slip Dress from HATCH. The sleek midi dress features a timeless, slip-inspired silhouette with a v-neckline, adjustable spaghetti straps, and a simple, curve-skimming fit. Luxe, caramel-colored satin fabric gives you an undeniable pregnancy glow in photos and IRL.

Material

100% polyester

Care

Machine wash

21

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Pietro Brunelli Chloe Ruffle-Sleeve Smocked Maternity Dress

Pietro Brunelli Chloe Ruffle-Sleeve Smocked Maternity Dress

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Pietro Brunelli's Chloe Ruffle-Sleeve Smocked Maternity Dress is an excellent addition to any expectant mom's wardrobe. The easy-going, ruffled maxi dress comes in your choice of three versatile colors: white, black, and baby blue. A timeless silhouette, lightweight cotton fabric, and comfortable fit ensure you'll wear this chic maternity dress time and time again, perhaps to a summer wedding, Sunday brunch, or baby shower.

Material

100% cotton

Care

Machine washable, gentle cycle


About the author

Emily Konatella

Emily is a fashion consultant, designer and creative director with more than 15 years experience creating, designing and developing clothing & jewelry. From managing pageant shows to turning concepts into actual designs, she has experience with almost all fabric types and jewelry designs and is in touch with the latest fashion trends.

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