The Hills alum wants to make room in her closet for clothes that will actually fit her post-baby body.

By Faith Brar
Updated: September 18, 2017

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Whitney Port gave birth to her son Sonny Sanford in July, but she has no intentions of sprinting back to her pre-baby weight. Instead, she's teaming up with thredUP to sell some of her pre-pregnancy clothes so that she can fill her closet with apparel that's better suited for her new figure. (Related: Whitney Port Shares Some Really Relatable Thoughts On Breastfeeding)

"Some people have been asking me what I'm doing to drop the baby weight," Port said in a statement. "And I'm thinking, 'Lay off people, I just made a human!' Honestly, I'm feeling more confident than ever, and I'm just rejecting the idea that I have to bounce back to a certain size."

In your closet, you're bound to find items like The Dress You'll Wear When Your Boobs Are Bigger, The Jeans You'll Try On When Your Butt Is Rounder, or The Top That Will Look Amazing Once Your Shoulders Are Narrower. Ditching those items is a great way to embrace the body you have right now. (Related: What Every Woman Needs to Know About Self-Esteem)

"Today I'm selling some of my pre-pregnancy clothes on to make room in my closet for clothes that fit my changing body and new lifestyle," she said, showing that she's okay with her the body just the way it is. (Related: Why Blake Lively Wants the Celebration of the Post-Baby Body to Stop)

Along with cleaning out her closet, The Hills alum also wanted to give back to the community, which is why all proceeds from her sales will go toward Every Mother Counts, a nonprofit dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother by raising funds to support maternal health programs around the world.

"I'm excited that the proceeds from this sale will benefit Every Mother Counts, and will match every dollar raised," she continued. "I'm also selling some super-cute clothes I wore throughout my pregnancy."

Prices range from $21.99 to $322, and pieces include the floral Elizabeth and James wrap dress Port wore to her baby shower and the Rodarte x Opening Ceremony skirt that she says she's had forever.


Comments (1)

February 4, 2019
Hi, let me tell you Helen's story. She is in her late 30's and she is a mom of 3 adorable children. She has always struggled with her weight especially after the birth of her third child, 6 years ago. She just stopped taking care of herself. That is one of the main reasons why her marriage fell apart, 3 years ago. Her husband didn't even want to look at her naked for years. He actually told her that he felt betrayed. And the worst part? She also felt that she betrayed herself. She was feeling ashamed, guilty and embarrassed, which made her too weak mentally to be able to lose weight. Continue here >>>