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At the Israel Film Festival Gala in Beverly Hills on Wednesday, big-time-pregnant big-time star Natalie Portman showed Hollywood a classically innovative way to dress up a baby bump: stripes!

Ooh, stripey!
Ooh, stripey!
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The 35-year-old Israeli-born star of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, and presumably other movies looked radiant in a floor-length striped dress with bell sleeves. Although stripes are generally seen as slimming, these ones only accentuated the curves of her growing belly, and brought out that pregnant glow everyone is obsessed with.

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Here's a profile shot, in case you're still skeptical:

That bump is bumpin'.
That bump is bumpin'.
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Baby bump fashion is the hottest thing in Hollywood, and Portman just showed us all how to pull it off with timeless grace. Just like Jackie O.