DIY maternity clothes. Big problem (easy fix if you know what you're doing) though: maternity clothes look bad and homemade if the front and back hemlines are not the same length, especially skirts. If tops are longer in the front than back, people just assume there's room for you to get bigger, but when they're short in front, it's obvious that you're trying to wear a non-maternity shirt.
This is something that I know my reading friends who love to sew will love! Head over to The Vicki Arnold Blog for over 50 tutorials for shirts, skirts, dresses, pants, and accessories. These free sewing tutorials for especially for maternity.
Free Japanese sewing pattern in English - Striped tunic top. This top is made of knit fabric and has two front pockets. The length and loose fit makes it suitable for before, during and after maternity. More at www.sewinlove.com.au