Are you on the lookout for mother of the bride dresses? After much deliberation, you finally picked a color for your bridesmaids’ dresses. But right after you’ve finalized their attire, it’s your mother’s turn! And you do want your mom to look nothing short of amazing on your big day!
Today, we are dedicating this blog post to answer all your questions regarding mother of the bride evening dresses from Esposa! Additionally, we will show you some elegant mother of the bride dresses. Read on!
What should the mother of the bride wear?
Naturally, you want your mother to look terrific on your big day even when it’s true that all eyes will be on the bride, they’ll also be on her! So, what are the best wedding dresses for mother of the bride? The old concept that the mother of the bride is supposed to look matronly was retired long ago, along with the colorless advice that a beige dress for the mother of bride is the perfect choice for her. Nowadays, anything goes formal gown, short or long dress, skirt-and-jacket ensemble as long as it matches the wedding theme.
Discover this flowy tulle gown with a plissé bodice and a sweetheart neckline, long bishop sleeves fully covered with sparkly glitter for an elegant look!
Always keep in mind
Here are some guidelines for the mother of the bride to keep in mind:
- Avoid the colors that are the same or very similar the bridesmaids’ dresses as you won’t stand out!
- Choose a dress of different color from the mother of the groom’s dress. Variations on the wedding color scheme are fine as long as each mother’s dress is distinct.
- The length of the gown or dress is a personal choice, even for formal weddings. Long dresses and skirts are fine for any wedding from noon on.
What is the most popular color for mother of the bride dresses?
It’s no secret that the mother of the bride is special. She needs to stand out a bit from the bridesmaids, so her dress should compliment rather than match the bridesmaid’s dresses. For example, if your bridesmaids are wearing gold dresses, you can opt for gold mother of the bride dresses but in a deeper shade.
When it comes to color choices, navy is the most requested color for mother of the bride dresses. Other popular colors include blush and shades of nude. While white, black and red are to the colors to avoid!
Discover this navy high neck straight gown with glitter details, designed for every woman who loves to be elegant and special!
Should the mother of the bride’s dress be long or short?
When it comes to the mother of the bride dresses, a very common question we get. Should the mother of the bride’s dress be long or short? The answer to it is quite simple.
The length of the gown or dress is a personal choice. Long dresses and skirts are fine for any wedding from noon on. The mothers of the brides do not have to wear dresses of equal length, although many of them do, feeling that it creates a more harmonious look, especially in wedding photos.
Is it ok for the mother of the bride to wear black?
The mother of the bride would consider, for decades, any color appropriate to wear to her daughter’s wedding, with two exceptions: white and black. However, seeing as as brides now wear whatever color they want down the aisle, moms are now choosing dresses in any color that suits them, including black.
Should the mother of the groom match the mother of the bride?
Are you wondering if the mother of the groom should match the mother of the bride? Well, the mothers of the bride and groom don’t need to match on the wedding day. Thus, both are encouraged to wear outfits that represent their personal style and character.
Gold with silver accent mother of the bride dresses
If you’re looking for a color that feels a little more glamorous and eye-catching, consider gold with silver accent. This luminous and warm shade has lent its metallic sparkle to everything from jewelry to shoes. Even better? this color looks radiant on every skin tone and is perfect for gracing the aisle at any type of wedding.
Tips for a flawless mother of the bride dresses shopping
Finally, for a flawless shopping experience, we recommend you:
- Order your outfit at least two to three months ahead of time, and allow at least two weeks for alterations.
- When buying your dress, get specific advice on which undergarments and hose will go best with it. And now Can you wear a black dress to a wedding?
About Esposa Group:
Born out of a couple’s passion for the bridal industry, Esposa Group has been weaving love stories through stunning bridal and evening creations since 1987 on the hands of the Romanos family.
Collaborating with the best local and international brands, Esposa Group includes Esposa Privé luxury stores showcasing the works of the best fashion designers worldwide including Monique Lhuillier, Vera Wang, Viktor and Rolf, Marchesa and Esposa Privé own couture brand, Esposacouture by Kristie Romanos, and Esposa stores offering an accessible multi-brands wedding and soirée collection in addition to its own couture brand, Plume by Esposa. The stores are located in Lebanon, Dubai United Arab Emirates and Riyadh Saudi Arabia offering every bride-to-be a one-stop shop to find her perfect wedding look, from her dream gown to her wedding shoes, accessories and bridesmaids dresses.