24 Mother of the Groom Tea-Length Dresses for Every Style

Keep your look as trendy as possible

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Midi dresses are having a major style moment and, lucky for you, that means there are plenty of mother of the groom tea-length dresses to meet your fashion fancy. A frock that hits below the knee keeps your look perfectly classy and formal without going too overboard, which is ideal for mothers of the groom who want something in between a full-length gown and a casual mini. Essentially, you're guaranteed a tasteful wedding day ensemble that doesn't scream overly matronly and won't clash with the mother of the bride.

Once you've pinned down your desired dress hem length, next comes the hard part—picking a specific silhouette and color. To make your shopping process loads easier, we rounded up 24 tea-length mother of the groom dresses for any style and body type. Craving something that makes a statement, yet won't steal the show during family photos with the bride? Then you'll love David Meister's silver frock with floral appliqué detailing. Veering toward something slightly nontraditional? Color blocking is the name of the game, courtesy of ModCloth's black and emerald tea-length gown. For a plus size mother of the groom dress, Lane Bryant's one-shoulder, navy number will have all eyes on you as you walk down the aisle. Whichever style you choose, whether it be A-line or a dress and jacket combo, you can't go wrong with any of the following picks for your son's (and your!) big day.

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BHLDN Presley Dress

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C/MEO Collective Making Waves Strapless Dress

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SHOP NOW: Overstock, $99.75

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Tadashi Shoji Lace Tea-Length Dress

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SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $378

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BHLDN Linden Dress

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Alex Evenings Embellished Shift Dress

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SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $179

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ModCloth Fabulous Fit and Flare Dress with Pockets

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SHOP NOW: ModCloth, $129

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Eliza J Fit & Flare Sweater Dress

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SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $138

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BCBGMAXAZARIA Floral Embroidered Evening Dress



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Rickie Freeman for Teri Jon 3/4-Sleeve Florals Beaded Tulle Cocktail Dress

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SHOP NOW: Neiman Marcus, $780

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Lily Ashwell Sophia Dress - Navy Silk

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SHOP NOW: Spring, $250

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Emma Street Lace Bodice Mock 2-Piece Chiffon Dress

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SHOP NOW: Dillard's, $190

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BHLDN Santiago Dress

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Emporio Armani Sequined & Appliquéd Bodice Midi Dress

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SHOP NOW: Bloomingdale's, $1,195

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Alex Evenings Popover Glitter Jacquard Plus Size Jacket Dress

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SHOP NOW: David's Bridal, $199.95

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Self-Portrait Star Print Tiered Midi Dress

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SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $460

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BHLDN Marta Dress

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Ignite Evenings Lace Top With Mikado Skirt High Low Gown

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SHOP NOW: Dillard's, $180

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Yumi Kim So Social Dress

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SHOP NOW: Shopbop, $229

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JS Collections Embroidered Mesh Midi Dress

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SHOP NOW: Dillard's, $288

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Lane Bryant One-Sleeve Asymmetrical Hem Dress

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SHOP NOW: Lane Bryant, $69.95

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David Meister Sleeveless Cocktail Midi Dress w/ 3D Floral Embroidery

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SHOP NOW: Neiman Marcus, $895

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ASOS DESIGN Pleated Paneled Short Sleeve Midi Dress with Lace Inserts

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