Transitional outfits arrive at L.K. Bennett just in time to take us from one season to the next. So getting the look right is easy with effortlessly pairing of midi skirts, silk blouses, dress and trouser suits. Autumn occasion outfits are all about the detail with ready to wear party dresses boasting feminine flare and nipped in waists. Beautiful designs in green, navy blue, monochrome and blush will add an instant wardrobe refresh.
Edge to Edge Jackets and Trench Coats
You’ll find chic layering and cover ups too with edge to edge styling and waist cinching belts. Classics such as trench inspired suede coats works well with all your best outfits. Slip over body sculpting dresses and heels or keep it simple with off duty flats and slim leg trousers. AW17 collections also include military jackets with gold buttons, Crombie styles and double breasted leather coats.
The new range is ready to take centre stage with investment pieces crafted from the most opulent fabric. Designs combine original prints, signature detailing and rich colours to perfection. Occasion dresses showcase unparalleled attention to detail with intricate and subtle embellishment for after dark elegance. For more polished styles to take you from desk to dinner there’s the laurel cream tweed skirt suit. The flattering pencil skirt finishes elegantly to the knee while the coordinating jacket is collarless with fringed edges. Simply elevate your evening look with L K Bennett leather courts and matching clutch.
There’s something timeless and incredibly alluring about silk. The ultra flirtatious fabric combined with elegant styling is always going to turn heads. Look out for sheer chiffon layers, billowy sleeves, handkerchief hemlines and shimmering embellishment. Romantic calf length full skirts and flowing dresses are cut to flatter to make a statement wherever you go.
It’s that time of year when invites begin to arrive so be occasion ready with the Magic in the Moment collection. Nothing can beat a dress with flair and Jacques Vert SS17 range offers this and so much more with great fitting styles. Enviable shapes featuring fit and flare designs along with flowing cape dresses are set to take centre stage. While full on glamour awaits in luxurious lace and jacquard fabrics. So whether its a Day at the Races, garden parties or summer wedding find instant outfit inspiration at Jacques Vert. Mother of the Bride shift dresses with matching jackets are beautifully cut for a sleek silhouette. Whilst essential accessories are on hand to make each outfit complete.
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Soft to touch fabrics and pretty florals adorn the latest collection. We love the printed drape cape dress that oozes femininity just add heels and clutch to finish. The dreamy design ends modestly on the knee and has 1/2 length sheer sleeves. Simply colour match shoes, bag and fascinator from the multi grey or green hues. Another enchanting piece is the wrap sleeveless dress in pastel pink or grey featuring an elegant cape that drapes lovingly over your shoulders. Its simplistic appeal works well for formal events and smart occasions.
Irresistible new styles include elegant day to evening wear and all important finishing touches. A beautifully understated mid grey dress crafted in a subtle jacquard is an all event winner. Details include a v-neckline, cap sleeves and tie belt. For a ready to wear wedding ensemble style with the edge to edge jacket, flower pointed mid high courts and clutch. Finish with modest pill box fascinator or go bold with a wide brim feather hat. Dresses with short sleeves like the rose print shift give neat arm coverage. Match the dress with a vibrant pink cover up, peep toe shoes and bag.
Leaf Lace Skirt and Matching Top
The effortless chic of lace makes it one of our wardrobe heroes especially for after dark dressing. So break away from traditional dress and jacket outfits instead go with a trendy lace skirt and contrast top. Occasion-ready pencil skirts in black and cream with matching leaf lace overlay top adds another dimension to your going out collection. Best of all, both pieces are easily styled with other separates for even more luxe looks.
An absolute must have for any event is a perfectly cut pair of trousers especially when they are easily dressed up. Find your preferred style whether it is straight, wide or slim leg and enjoy putting together a fabulous look. The fluid shape of chiffon trousers lends itself perfectly to special occasions and is the ultimate in chic.
Dressy Trouser Suits
Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Faconne Wide Leg Trousers, Grey
New-in trousers come in a range of colours adding to their versatility allowing you to mix and match and mix again! For an alternative wedding outfit partner mid neutral or light grey trousers with one of Jacques Vert’s gorgeous summer coats. Elegant layering comes in many forms including textured, lace and rose printed long line jackets.
The Reiss Wedding Shop for SS17 has just launched, helping you create the perfect look for your next big event. A specially curated collection for all the wedding party include inspired outfits for guests, bridesmaids and mothers of the brides and grooms. The range also features contemporary alternative occasionwear such as off-the-shoulder jumpsuits, dressy separates and trouser suits. So whether you decide on a sophisticated dress or sleek tailoring your Reiss wedding outfit is sure to be a picture of elegance.
New Arrivals – Reiss Occasion Dresses
Reiss Peacock - Sequin-embellished Dress in Multi, Womens
It’s easy staying fashionably up to date with fabulous lace and embroidery dresses. Reiss spring 2017 arrivals capture the season’s mood in soft pastel shades such as the lovely Liza cap sleeve dress in fresh sage. Details include graphic cut away pattern, round neckline and scalloped edging. Just add a silver or gold belt to define the waist and cropped jacket to complete. Equally as feminine in both colour and style is the Bobby lace top sleeveless dress in soft mint. Keeping with the lacy theme is the Idie fit and flare dress sporting a distinctive floral embroidered top and contrasting lace skirt. Blue black and hints of green leave plenty of scope to colour match shoes, bags and accessories come event season.
Off the Shoulder Wedding Guest Outfits
Polished new pieces that you can wear anywhere liven up the summer collection especially when they come with chic off the shoulder styling. Stunning bodycon dresses cut to streamline the silhouette while on-trend slim fitting jumpsuits deliver immaculate tailoring. The Haddi pale green cocktail dress comes with centre front pleat, zip fastening and flattering neckline also available in black. Another glamorous look that hugs the figure is the Rafferty off the shoulder stretch dress in striking peacock blue. Updated jumpsuits are making waves too with off shoulder necklines adding ladylike elegance to your occasionwear wardrobe.
New Reiss Shoe Collection
Reiss Marla - Suede Ankle-strap Shoes in Nude, Womens
Whether it’s sky high stiletto heels or fancy flats the Reiss shoe collection meets all your going out styles. Nude and black court shoes are failsafe occasion options while stylish platforms elevate any evening look. Light grey patent pointed shoes are sure to be a hit with leg lengthening appeal complementing a host of outfits. Whereas the suede ankle strap shoes and clutch in moss is perfect pairing for green blue dresses and skirts. Event ready party shoes come in classic styles, fashion focussed block heels and strappy sandals for every occasion. Also just launched is the new SS17 Reiss bag collection here you will find tote, bucket, shoulder, purses and clutch bags.
Tailored to be feminine, you’ll find everything from stand out dress suits to beautifully crafted dresses and more. So it’s no wonder Hobbs is the sought after brand for special event dressing and ideal destination for a modern Mother of the Bride and Mother of the Groom. New 2017 occasionwear includes the Viv Dress and jacket in shimmering oyster. A gorgeous silk creation in soft pastel hues for spring summer occasions. The dress features a white floral lace bodice and pretty bow detailing to the front. Its matching jacket sports a chic Peter Pan collar and attractive buttons. For head to toe wedding coordination team with nude courts, chain clutch and wide brim fascinator.
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Mother of the Bride Outfits Wedding Guest Dresses Coats Jackets Shoes & Bags
Exquisite fabrics, attention to detail from fit to finish along with well thought out designs is what makes the Hobbs brand so unique. Which is why season after season expect to see exceptional tailoring, enviable occasion-wear and perfect party pieces. SS17 collections boast elegantly adorned and light layered chiffon fit and flare dresses for wedding guests and bridesmaids. Contemporary shorter length adult bridesmaid dresses along with traditional maxi lengths available come in an array of wedding colours. We love the soft mint, light blue, navy, confetti pink and multi ivory prints.
By Invitation Limited Edition Occasionwear
The By Invitation Limited-Edition collection is a definite must-have if you want to feel special. The selection of occasionwear specially designed to get you noticed feature intricate embellishment and hand painted florals. Discover gold and silver evening gowns and party dresses intricately embellished with diamante blossoms and netted fabric. For vintage appeal step back in time with a 1920’s inspired dress with softly pleated skirt and contrasting overlay top. Equally as stunning is the Juliette dress, with a trailing Japanese blossom print in blush pink. A true masterpiece with its hand painted design and full flared skirt giving a form flattering silhouette.
Updating your occasionwear wardrobe has never been easier with fabulous Hobbs dresses, matching jackets and boleros all in one place. Best of all you can have fun colour matching from the range of luxury heels and go-with-everything neutral clutch bags. Complement your outfit with a pair of high heel court shoes, slingbacks or for a balance of comfort and elegance choose a classic low heel. Finally complete your wedding or day at the races look with a fancy hat or disc fascinator.
New SS17 wedding outfits have arrived at Jacques Vert. So if you are shopping for something extra special you can delight in the exclusive collection of spring and summer occasionwear. Complete looks for Mother of the Bride, Mother of the Groom and wedding guest in the best colours of the season. Feminine dresses with colourful prints, soft layers and attached capes all designed to grab the limelight. Stand out shades come in poppy red, bright blue and failsafe monochrome. For classic dressing traditional hues in dark navy and ivory are never far away.
Elegant Mother of the Bride/Groom Looks
Find your style from the latest range of dress and skirt suits, occasion jackets, coats and dressy trousers. Versatile separates to extend your wardrobe for a different day to evening combination. A flattering chiffon dress with wrap over bodice and sheer cap sleeves is the perfect party piece. Wear alone or with red cover up or jacket to highlight the pretty floral print. For an elegant two piece we love the mid neutral edge to edge jacket worn over the lace panel shift dress. In addition there’s a wide selection accessories including matching shoes, bags, hats, fascinators and accessories.
Take a break from the classic dress and jacket outfit and go with an alternative Mother of the Bride look. Wedding guests can enjoy the choice of mix and match pieces such as the long-line multi navy spot jacket. Crafted in a luxe jacquard fabric adds a retro touch with its jazzy design. A multitude of looks can be achieved for smart casual to formal functions. Wear with the matching knee length skirt and cream blouse or with wide leg textured trousers and lace tops. Jacques Vert’s short occasion coat looks great draped over a two tone sleeveless dress with contrasting top. The combinations are endless and guaranteed to impress.
Matching Occasion Accessories
The start of the year always brings an array of outfit inspiration and fabulous wedding styles. Especially relevant is the rainbow of of colours to lift the mood and sophisticated shades adding impact on your wardrobe. Finishing touches make dressing up all the more interesting transforming any outfit from ordinary to something truly special. Have fun browsing the stylish collection of fashion accessories and gorgeous hats. Finally add some sparkle with diamante cluster necklaces, bracelets and earrings or keep it simple with a pretty flower clip. Jacques Vert is home of elegant head to toe outfits so it will come as no surprise to discover co-ordinating outfits for every occasion. While their petite collection offers the the perfect fit if you are 5’3” and under.
Autumn Winter Occasionwear
Get set to sparkle at your next big event with glamorous plus size occasionwear from Gina Bacconi. The new autumn winter 2016 2017 collection includes great shapes to flatter the figure in the best colours of the season. Party dresses, evening gowns, sequin embroidered skirts and lace beaded tops plus luxe looking faux fur capes to finish. A popular fashion label for the style conscious Mother of the Bride or Mother of the Groom. Discover complete wedding looks in ultra feminine lace and stretch jersey dresses to skim over the figure. The latest designs also include fabulous crepe dresses with lacy overtops and chiffon capes. Neutral shimmer shades are forever elegant while deeper tones with interesting texture add an exciting mix to the collection.
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New Partywear Cover ups and Evening Gowns
Mother of the Bride Plus Size Dresses Occasion Trouser Suits & Eveningwear UK sizes 12 to 24
Cold Shoulder and Sparkle Party Dresses
Nothing makes a statement like sequins and lace to mark an occasion. The black and red dress has a jersey skirt, lace top with gold shimmer and scalloped edging. Knee length with long sleeves, wide neckline and stretch asymmetric overlay bodice. The royal blue cold shoulder dress features a cut out design, sequinned lace and wrap over front with side gathered detail.
Sequin Lace Tops Skirts and Faux Fur Jackets
New mix and match stylish separates. Baroque mesh lined embroidered skirts ending elegantly at the knee. Lace peplum blouses in black or cream come with crepe tie belts to cinch the waist and matching camisole. For added bling there’s a pewter bead and sequin stretch cami with side zip fastening and bra friendly wide straps. A matching unlined jacket is available to make a beautiful two piece combination. For an occasion cover up there’s the satin lined faux fur cape. Details include a subtle stripe effect, round neck with hook and eye fastener.
New Style Cape Overlay Dresses
Dress to impress with cape overlay pencil dresses from the new AW16 line up from Gina Bacconi. Navy and silver are good shades for cooler months which is great if you have a winter wedding to go to. Crepe dress and cape combinations come in a variety of designs including sequin edged, beaded, monotone, animal and floral print finishes. Plus size dresses are beautifully fitted with a hint of stretch whilst the chiffon overlay capes gently drape over the bodice giving a flattering silhouette.