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Attention mother of the bride! Your daughter's big day is fast approaching, so finding a mother of the bride dress that is flattering and stylish is top priority (and less daunting than you think!).
While your look should complement the wedding color palette, the season and the venue, you shouldn't feel restricted to traditional mother of the bride dresses. In fact, your ensemble should reflect and celebrate your personal style–and the same goes for mothers of the groom! Love allover sparkle or intricate beading? We've got plenty of that! Not keen on sleeveless dresses? We've got you covered!
Whether you'll be standing by your daughter's side at her winter black-tie wedding or at her summer backyard nuptials, we've curated the best mother of the bride dresses with every style and season in mind.
Tadashi Shoji Off-the-Shoulder Lace Gown
At once elegant and unexpected this Tadashi Shoji gown boasts a sophisticated and subtle off-the-shoulder neckline and a dramatic waist-cinching bow. Wear yours with minimal accessories and let the dress do all the talking.
Reem Acra Satin-Piqué gown
If you're looking for an elegant dress that will not only look timeless in photos but can be worn again, consider these impossibly chic Reem Acra gown. Crafted from expertly tailored satin and featuring voluminous bell sleeves, you'll be sure to stun at your daughter's wedding and all future formal events.
BHLDN Floral Embroidered Long Sleeve Dress
This gorgeous floral dress is for the mother of the bride who wants modest coverage, vintage-inspired flair, and a little whimsy. This fun frock from BHLDN features allover floral embroidery and a sheer tulle neckline that makes you feel covered but not too covered up.
Alexander McQueen Crystal-Neckline Cape-Shoulder Silk-Satin Gown
Only seriously chic MOB's need apply! This stunning gown from Alexander McQueen is for those who don't even think twice about making a bold fashion statement. Adorned with an ornate crystal collar and featuring a dramatic one-shoulder cape, this gown is an absolute must for a black-tie wedding.