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Preggers and Proud

05.12.10 Celebrity mom Claudia Schiffer bares her baby bump on the cover of Vogue

Supermodel Claudia Schiffer is proudly showing off her very-pregnant belly on the June cover of Germany's Vogue magazine, Agence France-Presse (AFP) reports. According to AFP, Schiffer is expecting her third child "in a matter of days."

Schiffer and her husband, director Matthew Vaughn, have two children together: Caspar, 6, and Clementine, 5.

Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld photographed the 39-year-old model for the issue, which hits newsstands Wednesday. The magazine cover is similar in style done for Vogue and other publications by other celebrities, among them actress Demi Moore in 1991, singers Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera and fellow supermodel Cindy Crawford.

Schiffer was quoted by AFP as saying about this pregnancy cover: "It was important to show how beautiful womanhood is."

Boy, is that message ever important! Pregnancy is a time to let go of your hang-ups about your weight and body image. Our experts share their advice on how to reach that goal and embrace your new shape for your sake and the sake of your baby's health, too!

Plus, check out our Star Moms section for more news on celebrity pregnancies and star moms.

Maria Vega is Fit Pregnancy magazine's copy editor.