By Pratishtha Ghosh Last Updated:
While there are a lot of people, who had gone through a very tough time for the last one and a half years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some celebrities, who had welcomed a new life into their lives. These celebrities had gone through one of the best phases of their lives, they had also flaunted their baby bumps like a pro and had carried their looks very well.
In the pandemic, Bollywood actresses like Anushka Sharma, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Neha Dhupia to television actresses like Kishwer Merchantt, Anita Hassanandani and Ekta Kaul had flaunted their baby bump in a kaftan. They had looked absolutely stunning and had set the style quotient one step higher. Thereby, nailing their fashion game.
In the year 2020, when the pandemic was at its peak, Kareena Kapoor Khan had got to know that she was pregnant with her second son, Jehangir Ali Khan Pataudi. Since then, the actress was often spotted flaunting her baby bump on various occasions. One such occasion was her bestie, Amrita Arora's birthday bash. For her maternity wear, Bebo had flaunted a Rajdeep Ranawat's Bangru Imama Kaftan. The silk kaftan with belted empire was embroidered with the "Rajdeep Ranawat" insignia broach and Swarovski crystals. The Silk Kaftan Dress is priced at Rs. 24000.
During her pregnancy, Kareena was spotted in the city flaunting a yellow printed kaftan. The kaftan dress had dainty red printing done all over with half sleeves and an elastic thread belt that gave a perfect look to the dress. She had completed her look with minimal makeup, a pair of small silver jhumkhas and loose hair.
On February 15, 2020, Dia Mirza had tied the knot with businessman, Vaibhav Rekhi. On April 1, 2020, Dia had taken to her IG handle to announce her pregnancy. The picture was from her Maldives holiday and the actress was seen flaunting her baby bump in a pretty floral-printed kaftan dress. The outfit had set some major maternity fashion goals. She was decked up in a half-sleeved keyhole-neckline bright red kaftan dress. It was accentuated by intricate blossoming floral patterns in pink shade and leaf prints in green colour. The sleeves of her kaftan were left loose and it added to the style quotient.
Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi had surprised their fans with news of their pregnancy back in July 2021. A few days back, Neha Dhupia had taken to her IG handle to drop a picture of hers in a maternity kaftan while cradling her baby bump. From stepping out in a pretty dress to a kaftan, Neha is definitely setting the highest bar of maternity fashion!
Neha had worn a printed nude kaftan long dress and had left her hair open and free. This kaftan is from the shelves of Rajdeep Ranawat’s clothing label. Sharing the picture, she had captioned them as "Tone on tone … #workmodeon in @rajdeep.ranawat.official styled by @gunmanstylists."
During her pregnancy days, actress, Anushka Sharma had once flaunted a kaftan dress. On Father's Day, 2021, Anushka had taken to her IG handle to share a series of pictures. And in one of them, she was seen with her husband, Virat Kohli. The throwback picture was from her pregnancy days as the baby bump was clearly visible. In the picture, Anushka was seen cradling her baby bump in a black printed kaftan. Keeping with the easy aesthetic was her roomy black kaftan, which featured a busy geometric print. She had topped off the look with hoop earrings, flip-flops, a ponytail and had gone sans makeup.
Kishwer is quite active on her Instagram handle and often takes to it to share glimpses of her pregnancy journey. A few days back, Kishwer had shared a Reel on her IG handle and had gloriously flaunted her baby bump in a pink and white hand block printed kaftan with a thigh-high slit. She had captioned the video as “this kaftan @fabihhaa_designs and this song #reelitfeelit #iloveyousomuch #sukishkababy."
Television actress, Aditi Shirwaikar Malik and her actor-husband, Mohit Malik, had welcomed a baby boy, Ekbir Malik, in April 2021. On January 11, 2021, Mohit had celebrated his birthday, and his wife, Aditi was seen flaunting her baby bump in a maternity kaftan. Mohit was seen chilling in the pool by Aditi's side, while she is all smiles and glowing in a printed yellow kaftan. He had captioned the post with a red heart emoticon and Aditi had shared the picture with the caption, "Swasth raho, mast raho."
In September 2020, when Anita's pregnancy rumours were rife, she had posted a series of pictures on her IG handle in a kaftan dress. Anita and her husband, Rohit Reddy were vacationing at Shimla and she had shared the pictures from there. Anita had shared a picture of herself in a floral, Aztec print kaftan, looking gorgeous and glowing. This picture had once again ignited rumours of her pregnancy and people had started speculating that she was probably trying to hide her baby bump in the dress.
Television actress, Ekta Kaul and her actor-husband, Sumit Kaul are one of the most loved couples of Tinseltown. The duo had welcomed their baby boy, Ved, in November 2020. However, before embracing motherhood, Ekta had quite often treated her fans with glimpses of her pregnancy journey. Ekta had once posted a picture flaunting her baby bump in a white and yellow lemon printed kaftan during her pregnancy.
After giving back-to-back hits in Bollywood, popular singer, Harshdeep Kaur had embraced motherhood in March 2021. On March 3, 2021, Harshdeep had taken to her IG handle to announce the news of welcoming a baby boy. Sharing the picture, she had captioned it as “A little bit of heaven just came down to earth and has made us Mommy & Daddy. Our Junior ‘Singh’ has arrived & we couldn’t be happier!” In the picture, Harshdeep was seen wearing a multi-coloured kaftan while caressing her baby bump. This picture was from her maternity photoshoot and her husband, Mankeet Singh was seen holding a white coloured T-shirt in his hand.
These celebrity mommies have made kaftan a go-to outfit for all the would-be-mommies. Don't you think that they have aced their look in these kaftans? Do let's know!