IndependentBoutique.com’s latest arrival has landed, and not a moment too soon for any mums-to-be struggling to dress their bump! Started by Michelle Lee after finding fashionable maternity wear was in frustratingly short supply, Lee decide to create her own and lend a helping hand to all of the yummy-mummies suffering in this baby boom climate. The collection boasts stunning statement pieces in rich hues and decadent fabrics, all ethically sourced and designed with continual wear in mind. Keungzai Maternity has an impressive army of fans already – including stars such as Sienna Miller – since its 2011 debut, and with the company’s slogan of “Distinctive, fashion-forward maternity wear for the contemporary woman.’’ Maternity wears newest fashion star is clearly on the rise. When buying a piece by Keungzai Maternity for your pregnancy, you are welcoming a lifetime investment piece into your wardrobe.
The Shirt – £95
First up on our maternity menu is the collections standout piece ‘The Shirt’. This eye-catching favourite features three-quarter length sleeves, buttons up the front and is made of the finest light chiffon. Subtle pleats allow room for growth and the dropped shoulders enhance the overall shape being oversized and casual. However, the pointed collar keeps things smart and chic making this a versatile choice, suitable for work or play. The monochrome print is bang on trend and needs nothing added to it, therefore team with skinnies and flats for daytime or add heels and an up-do after dark.
The Perfect Maternity Tee – £95
Made of soft modal jersey fabric, The Perfect Maternity Tee will be a welcome addition to any wardrobe, long after the birth of your bundle of joy. The cut of this piece is key to its desirability with a gentle roll to the sleeves and wide cut neck. The oversized fold running vertically along the middle of this garment from the shoulders to the hem not only adds interest but also allows for low maintenance breastfeeding discretely by separating the fabric. Accessorize this simple Tee with turned up jeans, printed scarf and sandals for a sophisticated, grown-up look or dress up in blazer and slim fitting skirt in a bold colour for instant yummy-mummy appeal.
The Sumptuously Soft Drape Back Maternity Dress – £165
Made of luxury soft modal jersey, this simple yet striking garment in a deep plum shade is perfect for any glamorous expectant mum. With short sleeves and a reserved, knee-length hem, The Sumptuously Soft Drape Back Maternity Dress allows the wearer to dress it up or down depending on occasion and mood. There is ruched detailing at the waist and draped fabric running from neck to hem on the reverse for extra style points. Wear with a blazer at work or an over-sized cardigan and boots for a laid-back vibe. A statement necklace and a colour pop fuchsia lippy will make this outfit pop for an evening out when you’re feeling your blooming best!
The Super Soft Maternity Legging – £55
A girls best friend in pregnancy and beyond, Keungzai’s Super Soft Maternity Leggings are an outfit all-rounder! Boasting specially designed support, a high waist and use of soft elastic for extra comfort, these luxury soft modal jersey leggings are finished off in a flattering tone of deep purple which is much more exciting than black. Not only are these fabulous fancies designed with comfort in mind but long-term wear and durability to boot, so team with a jumper dress or over-sized shirt and boots for a cosy, retro vibe, or even the shorts below which are another favourite from the Keungzai collection!
The Asymmetric Fly Maternity Short – £65
How stylish are The Asymmetric Fly Maternity Shorts?! Created in a soft cotton linen blend, featuring tapered detailing on the front caters for both style and comfort. The pockets are set at an angle and the waist is adjustable dependent on the size of your bump (or the chocolate binge that helped you through a stressful day!) These beautifully crafted shorts can be dressed up or down but will go well with a fitted shirt in nude tones with bare legs and heels for a sleek, of-the-moment look or worn with tights and an over-sized knit if you’re not feeling too adventurous.
You can’t fail to be inspired by the Keungzai Maternity range. These versatile separates work perfectly together or mixed with your own wardrobe favourites so all you have to worry about is your new arrival looking as chic as you!
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