12 Best Celebrity Pregnancy Announcements (PHOTOS)

12 Best Celebrity Pregnancy Announcements (PHOTOS)

celeb pregnancy announcementsCelebrities do everything better. Just kidding. But they typically do do everything bigger. Pregnancy announcements are no exception. In the past few years, some of our favorite stars have come up with some creative ideas for letting their fans know they're expecting -- and save for unbuttoning your sparkly blazer, revealing your growing baby bump to a crowd of screaming fans, most of these are easy to copy when you're ready to make your own special announcement.

Which of these is your favorite? How did you announce your pregnancy?


Image via Stacy Keibler/Instagram

  • Jessica Simpson's 'Mummy' Costume


    After months of speculation, Jessica finally confirmed her first pregnancy on her website on Halloween with an adorable mummy costume photo, along with the caption: "It's true -- I'm going to be a mummy!"

  • Kelly Rowland's 'Daddy & Me' Sneakers


    Kelly Rowland/Instagram

    Early in June, Beyonce's BFF Kelly Rowland let the world know she was pregnant with a cute Instagram photo of "big" and "little" sneakers. The former Destiny's Child star wrote alongside the pic: "I'll be stuntin' like my Daddy."

  • Beyonce's Shocking Baby Bump Reveal



    Of course, Rowland's pregnancy was incredibly sweet, but it certainly didn't supersede Beyonce's, which, at the risk of sounding ridiculous, may have been the most epic celeb pregnancy announcement of all time.

    After performing "Love on Top" at the 2011 MTV VMAs, Bey opened up her sparkly jacket, revealing her baby bump to the world, giving her belly a loving rub. The camera immediately cut to Jay Z, who couldn't have looked more ecstatic. Truly an incredibly sweet moment.

  • Stacy Keibler's Literal 'Bun in the Oven'


    Stacy Keibler/Instagram

    Shortly after secretly marrying boyfriend Jared Pobre in Mexico, George Clooney's former flame announced that she was expecting with a delicious pun: A bun in the oven.

    Keibler wrote: "Look what we've got cooking! A Bun'dle of love!" Cute and clever.

  • Jessica Simpson's 'Big Sister' in the Sand


    Jessica Simpson/Twitter

    Although her first pregnancy announcement was hard to top, Simpson didn't disappoint her fans when letting them know little Maxwell was going to be a big sister. Adorable!

  • Jennifer Lopez's On-Stage Announcement


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    During a concert in 2007 in Miami, Jennifer Lopez proclaimed, "Marc and I are expecting a baby!" Her then-husband lovingly rubbed her belly. However, Lopez didn't spill all the details of her pregnancy on stage, as she wound up having twins!

  • Busy Philipps' Positive Pregnancy Test


    Busy Philipps/Twitter

    The thing that made Cougar Town actress Busy Philipps' pregnancy announcement so memorable was that it was so ... real. There was no canned "We're so thrilled to announce" statement to Us Weekly. Philipps simply posted a photo of her positive pregnancy test, along with the blunt caption: "So, this happened."

  • Torrey Smith's Spaghetti Sauce Pun


    Torrey Smith/Instagram

    He may not be a household name, but Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith and his wife Chanel had an adorable way of announcing their pregnancy on Instagram: With some spaghetti and a jar of Prego!

  • JWoww's Sonogram Christmas Card


    On Christmas day, Jenni "JWoww" Farley posted a photo of her sonogram on her blog done up like a holiday card, saying, "We couldn't have wished for a better gift this Christmas! Happy Holidays from our growing family to yours!" Aww.

  • Tori Spelling's 'Hands On' Belly Photo


    To tell fans she and husband Dean McDermott were expecting a fourth baby, Spelling posted this sweet photo of her children's hands touching her belly on her website. Such a precious idea.

  • Pete Wentz's Intimate Announcement


    Pete Wentz/Twitter

    Musician Pete Wentz and his girlfriend, Meagan Camper, announced their pregnancy on Twitter with an intimate photo, along with the caption: "We’re super excited to announce we’re expecting a baby!" Very cute, but definitely not an announcement for the modest.

  • Fergie's Retro Photo



    Fergie photoshopped a picture of hubby Josh Duhamel and her when they were toddlers, saying, "Josh & Me & BABY makes three!!! #mylovelybabybump." Not a bad idea if you've got the computer skills.

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