History Hoydens: Maternity Clothes. Fascinating page on maternity wear in the 18th century.
Petticoat, maternity, quilted white cotton 1780-1795 Origin: England L: 34 1/2"; waist 30 1/2"; circumference 100" Cotton quilted to cotton with linen thread, cotton batting, linen tape Colonial Williamsburg Acc. No. 1936-666,1
PIERROT JACKET 1780-95 COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG USA
Sheer wrapper, c. 1860s. I really "need" a sheer wrapper. Like the sleeve treatment. Otherwise, it's meh.
A Dress of the Revolution - worn for escape - 1793.This pattern is taken from a dress of 1793 which originally belonged to a boatwoman on the River Seine in Paris. A Frenchwoman - married to an Englishman - was escaping from the terrors of the French Revolution and borrowed this dress to conceal her identity. Her ruse was successful and she reached England.
18th century maternity clothes - Google Search
Il vestitino per le mamme in attesa - pregnancy dress
Abito da donna - 1750-1800 - Giacca in chintz, gonna in lana e damasco