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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II was one of the first leading royals to demonstrate the art of regal maternity dressing. Here, Her Majesty is pictured arriving at the Covent Garden Royal Opera House for a ballet performance back in November 1963. She was expecting Prince Edward at the time. [Photo: Getty]

From Princess Diana to the Duchess of Cambridge: We chart the best royal maternity looks of all time

Danielle Fowler
Freelance Writer

The royal family has long reigned the fashion industry with every tiara and wedding gown plastered across the history books.

But no protocol-breaking outfit or diplomatic suit could top every female member of the Windsor clan’s most covetable superpower: the art of regal maternity dressing.

Whether it’s Princess Diana’s now-famous penchant for nautical stripes or the Duchess of Cambridge‘s sell-out wardrobe, the royals sure know how to tackle pregnancy style.

With news that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting their first child, we revisit some of the greatest royal maternity looks of all time.

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