Just because new moms deal with weight gain, no sleep, and oh, a newborn, that doesn't mean they need to loose their sense of style. Yes, babies come with a lot of equipment, it's true. Lugging things like a diaper bag and stroller around town is not most people’s idea of a good time, so why not have fun with it and use diaper bags that don't completely destroy your look with baby-ness. Chicago has amazing baby boutiques that carry all the latest diaper bag trends and styles. Just in time for summer, we've scoured Chicago boutiques for dashing diaper bags that fit any price range, perfect for expectant and new mothers with exceptional style. They are the perfect mix of form, function, and baby.
Jools Bag, $158, available at Preggers, 900 North Michigan Avenue (at Walton Street); 312-943-MAMA. Emily Saddle Bag by Storksak, $175, available at Krista K, 3458 North Southport Avenue (at Newport Avenue); 773-248-1967. Sparrow Lilac Madison Diaper Tote by DwellStudio, $99, available at Hadley, 1205 West Webster Avenue (at Racine Avenue); 773-883-0077.