Ultguide_webbanner_218x126

Learn How SIMPLE
Digital Patterns Really Are!

Sign Up to Receive
The Ultimate Guide to Digital Sewing Patterns eBook + a FREE Skirt Pattern!

Gettyimages-1052738966_large

It’s been just over a week since the big announcement of a new royal baby! All eyes have been on Meghan Markle while on their Australian and Fiji travels, and her maternity style is just as chic as always. Here I have gathered some of my favorite baby bump looks with patterns so you can sew them yourself whether expecting or not. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images)

775242869SH238_The_Duke_And
(Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images)


I love this beachy fun look that Meghan wore in Sydney, Australia on October 19th. Everything from the long hemline to the stripes – this dress style is already on my make list for next summer.

Meghan Markle Maxi Dress Get the Look


The pattern on the left – our Dropped Waist Maxi Dress has the tiered seams that allow for that unique stripe placement. But for a more convertible look perfect for the beach, try sewing our Retro Capri Suit in a striped fabric, just place the stripes going along the waistband for a similar look.

775242718SH015_The_Duke_And
(Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images)


The Duke and Duchess of Sussex stepped out in these royal looks for the official opening of the extension of the ANZAC Memorial in Hyde Park on October 20. Meghan looked elegant as ever and perfectly dressed for the occasion in this button up black dress.

Meghan Markle Black Dress Get the Look


To get the look, try sewing this Button Front Dress from the 08/2013 issue and simply crop the sleeves. Then switch out the front buttons for a contrasting white selection.

775242877PS00022_The_Duke_A
(Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein / WireImage)


On October 21st Meghan attended a reception hosted by the Prime Minister of Australia wearing this ultra-chic outfit complete with a striking blazer.

Meghan Markle White Blazer Get the Look


Look like Meghan by making a blazer like this Plus Size Double Breasted Jacket pattern paired over a turtle neck like this one.

775242879KT098_The_Duke_And
(Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage/Getty Images)


Now for my favorite dress she as worn since announcement – this casual striped dress she wore as she walked along the picturesque Kingfisher Bay Jetty on October 22. So effortless and fashionable!

Get the look!


Just grab some striped linen (like this) and sew a tube-like silhouette dress with straight across neckline and side slits. I like these patterns, on the left is our Summer Dress – just lengthen the hemline and add a belt! Or you can try this Linen Dress pattern, just add straps and a belt.

775242891SH080_The_Duke_And
(Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images)


Meghan looked stunning in blue in Fiji as she attended a state dinner hosted by the president of the South Pacific nation.

Meghan Markle Blue Dress Get the Look


You can look just as stunning as Meghan by making these patterns! On the left is our Shawl Shift Dress, just omit the sleeves. On the right is our blue Maxi Dress from the 05/2017 issue.

775242892KT087_The_Duke_And
(Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage/Getty Images)


The Duke and Duchess of Sussex visited the University of the South Pacific campus in Fiji on October 24th looking colorful and bright!

Meghan Markle Wrap Dress Get the Look


I always love a good wrap dress, and although not a wrap, our Boho Midi Dress does the trick. Then on the left we have this Plus Size Wrap Dress, and with the addition of a fun pom-pom belt, it’s perfectly Meghan!

775242896SH070_The_Duke_And
(Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)


Meghan and Harry leave Nuku’alofa airport on October 26 in casually chic matching denim looks.

Get the look! (1)


A denim shirt dress is such a wardrobe staple, and I love both of these ones here. On the left is our Plus Size Denim Shirt Dress with pockets! Then on the right we have a longer version Shirt Dress in regular sizes.

What’s your favorite Meghan baby bump look?

Meg Healy Blog Signature

2 Comments

  • Img_2020_large

    Nov 1, 2018, 05.08 PMby Deanna31

    Burda style clothes are so much better then Megan’s

  • Missing

    Oct 30, 2018, 08.17 PMby Rahempe

    This is awesome. My daughter is expecting in February. She has asked me to “sew up” some garments for her and her new baby. It’s nice to see what the Duchess is wearing. I’m sure she has access to the latest designer and shops there in London. RebeccaHempe, seamstress, Dallas, TX

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Departments

  • Editors' Pick
  • Pattern Collections
  • BurdaStyle Academy
  • Burda Challenge
  • Backstage Report
  • Fashion & Trends
  • DIY to Try
  • Tips & Techniques
  • Member Highlights
  • Sewing Projects
  • Outta Town
  • Contests & Competitions
  • Archive
  • Guest Columns
  • Videos
  • Meg's Magazine Mash Up
  • As Seen In
  • Podcast
  • Holiday