Your daughter’s wedding anniversary is a huge milestone in your life as it is in yours. It’s the day everything should be perfect, from decorations and flowers to minutes, clothes and makeup. That’s why there are a few things you should arrange for the big day. One of those things is the selection and purchase of the mother of the bride dress.
The first thing you should do is talk to your daughter and ask her if she has anything special for you, or you are free to choose what you want. Some brides already have in mind what their family members and bridesmaids should wear.
Before you go shopping, there are some rules you should know. The mother of the bride dress should never be the same shade as the wedding dress. You should also consider some bright colors instead of wearing completely black outfits. Make sure your dress is made from high quality fabrics. After all, weddings can last all day.
How do I choose the right dress?
You should plan your shopping in advance to avoid stress and to have some time to look at the different dresses that are suitable for this event. If your daughter says she doesn’t have any special requests for the cut and color of the dress, whatever you want is free to buy.
The first and most important thing is to buy the dress that flatters your body. They will move, so be careful when choosing the long dresses.
For this season of fashion, the designers recommend wearing lots of sequins and a nice lace.
Let’s look at some models you can wear.
Long lace and sequins mother of the bride dresses
This is a fantastic baby pink dress with the beautiful lace. It is a good option if you like this shade and model of dress.
Dark shades of blue can look very luxurious and chic. If you add a little lace, you have a beautiful and long dress for the mother of the bride.
This beige long lace dress with the side detail is perfect if you want to stay in neutral colors but still look fabulous and elegant.
Short dresses of the mother of the bride made of lace and sequins
This is a great midi dress with the beautiful and romantic lace. The main color is beige with the silver lace details, so you can easily combine modern sandals with silver straps with this outfit combination.
The great color and cut of this mother of the bride dress will make you look glamorous. The top is made entirely of lace and the rest of the dress looks very classy and elegant.
The great combination of two different materials, satin and lace, looks beautiful on this mother of the bride dress. The soft pink color and the floral detail under the top make it appear very elegant and wonderfully romantic.
How to choose the right color for your dress + outfits
You need to find out if your daughter has anything special planned for the wedding day. If she wants all of her members to be a certain color, it is important to grant that wish.
However, if she says you can wear anything you want, choose the colors carefully. Remember to wear champagne or silver instead of white or midnight blue instead of black.
You can also wear subtle pink, burgundy, or beige if you prefer those kind of colors.
I’ve picked some of the best colors for you.
Champagne / beige mother of the bride dresses
This is a great combination of the beige-champagne color with the silver details. It has a modern cut and a strapless neckline. For those moms who want to look modern, this can be the right choice.
This year it’s all about sequins. This dress is made of them and it looks amazing! Very elegant beige sequin dress will definitely make you shine.
You will look wonderful in this long champagne colored dress. It seems like it was tailored specifically for the mother of the bride, with bell sleeves and a flared top. A perfect option for summer and fall weddings.
Midnight blue and emerald green mother of the bride dresses
This is a great long dress in the twilight color. It has handmade embroidered sequin flowers and tulle bodice. Great dress if you want to feel very elegant and glamorous.
Velvet is one of the most elegant materials. It will make even the most casual dress look very chic. This is a very nice midnight blue dress for the mother of the bride with an off-the-shoulder neckline and a slit on the back.
This is a very sophisticated and classy dress for the mother of the bride. The emerald green color is just beautiful and you will feel beautiful.
This dress has a fitted bodice with a V-neck and a draped shawl collar for extra glamor. A pearl ribbon tie accentuates the natural waistline. This formal mother of the bride dress also has practical pockets.
Soft pink mother of the bride dresses
This dress has short sleeves, V-neck and V-back and is long and flowing. The soft pink color makes it very elegant and the delicate sequins give you the right amount of glamorous vibe.
Rose gold is very modern and looks very luxurious. You will show your glamorous side and definitely shine back in this long hooded mother of the bride dress.
If you don’t like long dresses, wear this knee length dress for the mother of the bride. It is a blush pink color, with a beautiful tip all over. If you want to highlight your waistline, you can put on a sleek strap, like the one in the photo above.
Whatever cut and color you choose for the mother of the bride dress, consult your daughter and mother of the groom. You can also go shopping all together, so plan your activities a few weeks before the wedding.
When looking for your perfect dress, consider the weather and cultural or religious customs. Whatever the wedding, you can’t go wrong with the elegant and matching long or short dresses in any of the above colors.