Odd Fact of Life #3,498,122: If you’re carrying around a little too much extra weight, you’re supposed to stay away from stripes – especially horizontal ones. Adds pounds! Emphasizes a pudgy tummy! Bewaaaaaaare!
But when that tummy has an incubating baby behind it, that rule goes totally out the window. Maternity stores are filled with so many striped tops, sweaters and dresses that you’d think they were expecting a zebra convention.
To which I say, why not? Stripes can be very becoming when you’re becoming a mom. Strategically placed, they can even de-emphasize a growing bump.
And when you’re Alyson Hannigan, a long dress with wide stripes looks absolutely adorable.
Then again, a burlap sack would look absolutely adorable on her, because she’s Alyson freakin’ Hannigan. The woman has more sweetness and charm than a box of kids’ cereal.
And look! Daughter Satyana is sporting stripes, too!
Take a look at our gallery of famous moms-to-be through the years in their stripey outfits and tell us: Who rocked the rays?
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