Total cheapskate--couple of mix and match things, jeans and a couple of pairs of dressier pants--handme downs and then some Target clothes...there was no Target in Maine at the time..so I had to take a business trip to hit one.
On the plus side, by the time I delivered I wanted to BURN those clothes and was never,ever tempted to wear them again : )
CHEAPSKATE!! I actually had to go to a wedding when I was 2 weeks away from my due date and I was PISSED that I couldn't just wear my jeans and tee-shirt. I didn't want to spend money on a dress that I knew I would wear once, and then actually finding a dress was a freakin' NIGHTMARE!!
I'd like to say cheapskate since I'm generally that way with my clothes but I had tons. And by the time I went through the second pregnancy I had even more. Granted, lots were hand-me-downs that were mainly designer labels so ooh la la for me! Some of it still had tags and I didn't even get to wear them! Glad to say I just passed them along to my SIL, though.
I had to have workout clothes (I did the gym thing through the 1st and lots and lots of yoga through both) plus painting and remodeling clothes b/c that's what I was doing to the house w/ #1 then everyday stuff and both were through diff. seasons.
I had to do a wedding, too, and found a gorgeous dress at Babystyle (LOVE babystyle but sooo pricey) and it was one sale. Only problem was that it was white. Bought it anyway and died it in tea in the bathtub. PERFECT.
Oh, and my boiled wool, long, pink winter coat...I can't give it up so I still wear it. You can't even tell it's maternity!
So, I was a clothing whore when I was pregnant. I admit it fully. Back to just a couple pairs of pants and a few tops now!
I was a spender for the first because I was working and attending meetings.
Pea in the Pod for a few special things and Motherhood for basics.
OLD NAVY was awesome.
Target - a few cute dresses
Still I had way too much but ejoyed wearing it all. Escpecially summer clothes.
I passed a lot on to a friend and told her to donate when done....because I am D-O-N-E!
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