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PUT YOUR BUMP ON FULL DISPLAY
Unless, of course, Blue Ivy decides to join in on the fun.
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REMEMBER: LAYERS ARE YOUR FRIEND
Channel your inner Bey and experiment with as many staple pieces as your heart desires.
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STAY MELLOW IN YELLOW
Something tells us this bright cover-up is the key to Queen Bey's laid-back demeanor.
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MAKE YOUR MESSAGE LOUD & CLEAR
Queen Bey keeps the peace while letting fans know she's happy to be "Preggers."
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WHIP YOUR HAIR BACK AND FORTH
Do it for the sake of the 'gram ... and Willow Smith.
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GET YOUR HEAD IN THE GAME
As the saying goes: you're only as fashionable as your floral headdress (right?).
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WEAR LOOSE-FITTING CLOTHING IF NEEDED
... And always — we repeat — always let the bump show.
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EMBRACE THE LOVE COMING YOUR WAY
This most definitely includes kisses from soon-to-be big sister Blue Ivy.
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STOCK UP ON AS MANY EVENING GOWNS AS POSSIBLE
Beyoncé's body-hugging dress only elevates her trademark smize.
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NEVER STEER CLEAR OF MINI DRESSES
Expecting twins doesn't exempt Bey from paying homage to black velvet mini dresses a.k.a. the '90s style staple. (And we're so grateful for it.)
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LET BAE & BLUE INTO THE PHOTO
Can't hire Ms. Blue Ivy Carter to make an appearance in your Instagram photo shoot? A one-on-one shot with bae will have to do.
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BUST A MOVE
And as previously stated, be sure to do so while wearing a gown (and accompanying jewelry) that's flattering enough to show off your baby bump — and comfortable enough to dance all night in.
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BRING YOUR GIRLS ALONG FOR THE RIDE
What's better than a caped gown that helps put your growing baby bump front and center in an impromptu photo shoot? A photo shoot that features two of your favorite squad members.
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SQUEEZE IN A JAW-DROPPING PERFORMANCE
There's literally no more Beyoncé way to make your public debut as a mama-to-be.
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DREAM UP AN EPIC PHOTO SHOOT
Your pregnancy announcement (much like Bey's) will most likely be weeks in the making, but the final images will make all that planning worth it.
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SHARE A SWEET MOTHER-DAUGHTER MOMENT
Because bonding your firstborn to the new baby (or babies) starts with your maternity shoot.
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SLIP INTO SOMETHING MORE COMFORTABLE
Or, you know, nothing at all.