Reassure your mom: It is possible to find a stylish, nonmatronly mother-of-the-bride dress in any price range. Inspired by the personal styles of five real moms, we've chosen dresses and accessories that any mother would be proud to wear.

If your mom is classic...

Clockwise, from top left: 14k gold necklace, $885, Barbara Silverstein, Museum of Arts & Design Store, 212-299-7700; Byzantine 14k gold and citrine earrings, $650, Anzie, Saks Fifth Avenue; Sassy ring, $90, Melinda Maria, Bloomingdale's; snakeskin with mother-of-pearl minaudière, Serpui Marie, Lola, 914-921-3162

Photos: Steven Torres