Shapeless maternity dresses are not your only choice now, so take some inspiration from red carpet maternity dresses and read on! When it comes to the red carpet, these pregnant celebrities don’t just wear a flexible and comfortable dress, but they keep fashion and style in mind. They dress up their bumps in stylish and designed gowns. And with so much fabulous maternity couture to choose, we just can’t easily decide our favorite red carpet maternity dresses.

The Best Red Carpet Maternity Dresses


Naomi Watts ( in an Escada Column dress)

Naomi Watts wears a buttercup-colored Escada column dress with a beautiful outline. With some smart details like a black waistband and a triple-strand diamond necklace by Chopard.

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Naomi Watts, 2007 Oscars; image source: Instyle


Natalie Portman (Radiant Plum-hued Gown by Rodarte)

Natalie Portman wore a v-neck purple gown and toke home the Best Actress award for Black Swan. Natalie Portman kept her loyalty to Rodarte, who is also the designer of her Black Swan costume. This draped purple gown perfectly fit and covered her growing baby bump. For accessorizing, she went with the Jimmy Choo sandals and Tiffany’s tassel earrings.


Natalie Portman, 2011 Oscars; Image Source:

Keira Knightley (Valentino Haute Couture Gown)

On the 2015 Oscars red carpet, Keira Knightley was definitely glowing in a Valentino Haute Couture gown. She wore a lovely floral ensemble with a flower crown to cap it all off.


Keira Knightley, 2015 Oscars; image source: usmagazine

Jessica Alba (Empire-waist Aubergine Gown by Marchesa)

At the 2008 Oscars, Jessica Alba surprised us in an empire-waist burgundy gown by Marchesa with feather details and a beautiful sweep.


Jessica Alba, 2008 Oscars; image source: justjared

Cate Blanchett  (Dries Van Noten Frock Dress)

Cate Blanchett is experienced at wearing a daring red carpet outfit. At the 2008 Oscars, she donned her baby bump in an inky blue Dries Van Noten gown. She perfectly completed the look with a clutch by Roger Vivier, statement jewelry by Lorraine Schwatz, and pumps by Christian Louboutin.

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Cate Blanchett, 2008 Oscars; image source: eonline


These moms-to-be ended up overwhelming the awards ceremonies in exquisite maternity dresses. While these looks are all fabulous, we must ask that which one is your favorite red carpet maternity gown? Tweet us @willbemom_com!