Your daughter’s or son’s wedding is special so it’s only natural you want them to be proud of how stunning you will look. Everyone has their own unique dress style that they feel confident with. Dressing-up for an important event is nothing like casually throwing something on for the weekend. Wedding style guides and occasionwear sites are a good place to start for outfit ideas.  Looking smart and co-ordinated has never been easier with versatile separates, smart tailoring and glamorous day and eveningwear.

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Classic Mother of the Bride/Groom Outfits

Get instant inspiration from fashion brands such as Hobbs, Chesca, L.K. Bennett, Gina Bacconi, Coast, Damsel in a Dress and Jacques Vert. You can discover more fabulous occasionwear brands at John Lewis and House of Fraser where they will have dedicated Mother Of the Bride sections to inspire you.

Gina Bacconi Dainty Dress And Jacket, Pink/Black

Gina Bacconi Dainty Dress And Jacket, Pink/Black

John Lewis

was: £399.00

£199.50

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Velvet Jacquard Jacket, Grey

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Velvet Jacquard Jacket, Grey

John Lewis

was: £159.00

£95.40

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Velvet Jacquard Dress, Grey

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Velvet Jacquard Dress, Grey

John Lewis

was: £159.00

£95.40

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East Jacquard Paisley Dress BLACK

East Jacquard Paisley Dress BLACK

East

 

£199.00

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East Jacquard Patchwork Kimono BLACK

East Jacquard Patchwork Kimono BLACK

East

 

£349.00

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Damsel in a dress Rhumba Dress, Red/Black

Damsel in a dress Rhumba Dress, Red/Black

John Lewis

 

£129.00

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Black/Blush Floral Bloom Placement Print Chiffon Coat

Black/Blush Floral Bloom Placement Print Chiffon Coat

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Black/Blush Floral Bloom Placement Print Double Layer Chiffon Dress

Black/Blush Floral Bloom Placement Print Double Layer Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Damsel in a dress Fujiwara Cape Jacket, Black

Damsel in a dress Fujiwara Cape Jacket, Black

John Lewis

 

£139.00

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Dress

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Dress

John Lewis

 

£159.00

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East Linen Victoire Yumiko Coat BLACK

East Linen Victoire Yumiko Coat BLACK

East

 

£159.00

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East Linen Victoire Yumiko Dress BLACK

East Linen Victoire Yumiko Dress BLACK

East

 

£129.00

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East Silk Velvet Eva Print Dress GRAPE

East Silk Velvet Eva Print Dress GRAPE

East

 

£199.00

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East Silk Velvet Eva Print Jacket GRAPE

East Silk Velvet Eva Print Jacket GRAPE

East

 

£225.00

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Jacket, Cream

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Jacket, Cream

John Lewis

 

£159.00

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Kristy Jacket

Kristy Jacket

Hobbs Ltd

was: £169.00

£84.00

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Georgie Dress

Georgie Dress

Hobbs Ltd

was: £159.00

£129.00

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Soft Peach  Gold Leaf Appliqué Lace & Chiffon Dress

Soft Peach Gold Leaf Appliqué Lace & Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Cream Lace Trim Printed Crush Pleat Dress

Cream Lace Trim Printed Crush Pleat Dress

Chesca

 

£185.00

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Mink Cornelli Embroidered Lace Dress

Mink Cornelli Embroidered Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£255.00

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Mink Cornelli Emb Lace Jacket

Mink Cornelli Emb Lace Jacket

Chesca

 

£125.00

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Blue Mist Dress With Asymmetric Chiffon Cape

Blue Mist Dress With Asymmetric Chiffon Cape

Chesca

 

£230.00

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Gina Bacconi Crepe dress with sequin trim chiffon top

Gina Bacconi Crepe dress with sequin trim chiffon top

Chesca

 

£290.00

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Chesca Soft Peach Gold Leaf Appliqué Lace & Chiffon Dress

Chesca Soft Peach Gold Leaf Appliqué Lace & Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Tahari Aqua/Pink Multi Coloured Floral Printed Dress

Tahari Aqua/Pink Multi Coloured Floral Printed Dress

Chesca

 

£160.00

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Lilac Scallop Allover Emb Long Sleeve Dress

Lilac Scallop Allover Emb Long Sleeve Dress

Chesca

 

£240.00

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Damsel in a dress Montsuki Skirt, Ivory

Damsel in a dress Montsuki Skirt, Ivory

John Lewis

was: £89.00

£45.00

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Damsel in a dress Mixed Daisy Dress, Black/Ivory

Damsel in a dress Mixed Daisy Dress, Black/Ivory

John Lewis

was: £85.00

£69.00

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Damsell in a dress Sofia Jacket, White

Damsell in a dress Sofia Jacket, White

John Lewis

was: £99.00

£75.00

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Damsel in a dress Jodee Dress, Multi

Damsel in a dress Jodee Dress, Multi

John Lewis

was: £69.00

£50.00

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Gina Bacconi Matte Primrose Guipure Lace Dress

Gina Bacconi Matte Primrose Guipure Lace Dress

John Lewis

was: £196.00

£140.00

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Oriental Layered Lily Print Chiffon Dress

Oriental Layered Lily Print Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Gina Bacconi Embroidered Moss Crepe Coat

Gina Bacconi Embroidered Moss Crepe Coat

John Lewis

was: £192.00

£160.00

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Gina Bacconi Embroidered Moss Crepe Coat

Gina Bacconi Embroidered Moss Crepe Coat

John Lewis

was: £192.00

£160.00

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Dress

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Dress

John Lewis

 

£159.00

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Chevron Dress Coat, Metallic

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Chevron Dress Coat, Metallic

John Lewis

 

£229.00

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Blazer, Black

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Sparkle Tweed Blazer, Black

John Lewis

 

£159.00

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Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Mixed Tweed Jacket, Coral/Grey

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Mixed Tweed Jacket, Coral/Grey

John Lewis

was: £159.00

£95.40

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Vanessa Dress

Vanessa Dress

Hobbs Ltd

was: £199.00

£129.00

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Teka Green Silk Printed Dress

Teka Green Silk Printed Dress

L.K. Bennett

was: £295.00

£206.00

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Silver Grey/coral Abstract Floral Chiffon Coat

Silver Grey/coral Abstract Floral Chiffon Coat

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Silver Grey/Coral Abstract Floral Chiffon Dress

Silver Grey/Coral Abstract Floral Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£155.00

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Cream/Magenta Sweetpea Print Chiffon Blouse

Cream/Magenta Sweetpea Print Chiffon Blouse

Chesca

 

£95.00

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Cream/Magenta Sweetpea Print Chiffon Skirt

Cream/Magenta Sweetpea Print Chiffon Skirt

Chesca

 

£145.00

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Navy Notch Neck Drape Jersey Dress

Navy Notch Neck Drape Jersey Dress

Chesca

 

£145.00

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Navy Scallop Embellished Mesh & Chiffon Dress

Navy Scallop Embellished Mesh & Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Apple Mist Dress With Long Chiffon Bead Trim Cape

Apple Mist Dress With Long Chiffon Bead Trim Cape

Chesca

 

£290.00

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Pale Pink Bead Trim Multi Layered Chiffon Dress

Pale Pink Bead Trim Multi Layered Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Navy/Mink/Ivory Ombre Cornelli Emb Lace Coat

Navy/Mink/Ivory Ombre Cornelli Emb Lace Coat

Chesca

 

£175.00

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Dark Navy Bead Trim Multi Layered Chiffon Dress

Dark Navy Bead Trim Multi Layered Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Gina Bacconi Crepe dress with sequin trim chiffon top

Gina Bacconi Crepe dress with sequin trim chiffon top

Chesca

 

£290.00

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Aqua Chiffon Layer Bead Shoulder Dress

Aqua Chiffon Layer Bead Shoulder Dress

Chesca

 

£290.00

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Gina Bacconi Beige Embroidered Dress

Gina Bacconi Beige Embroidered Dress

Chesca

 

£290.00

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Powder Pink Satin Back Crepe Bodice With Chiffon Drape Dress

Powder Pink Satin Back Crepe Bodice With Chiffon Drape Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Lilac Lace Cap Devoree Applique & Bead Trim Shrug

Lilac Lace Cap Devoree Applique & Bead Trim Shrug

Chesca

 

£115.00

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Lilac Lace Cap Devoree Applique & Bead Trim Dress

Lilac Lace Cap Devoree Applique & Bead Trim Dress

Chesca

 

£235.00

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Orchid Mist Dress With Asymmetric Chiffon Cape

Orchid Mist Dress With Asymmetric Chiffon Cape

Chesca

 

£230.00

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Pale Apricot Lace Trim Printed Crush Pleat Dress

Pale Apricot Lace Trim Printed Crush Pleat Dress

Chesca

 

£165.00

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Pale Apricot Lace Trim Printed Crush Pleat Shrug

Pale Apricot Lace Trim Printed Crush Pleat Shrug

Chesca

 

£110.00

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Michaela Louisa Lemon Bolero Jacket

Michaela Louisa Lemon Bolero Jacket

Chesca

 

£68.00

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michaela louise lemon and black dress

michaela louise lemon and black dress

Chesca

 

£85.00

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Navy/Ivory Bodice Scallop Layered Lace Dress

Navy/Ivory Bodice Scallop Layered Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£185.00

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Navy Scallop Trim Lace Jacket

Navy Scallop Trim Lace Jacket

Chesca

 

£115.00

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Silver Grey Cornelli Embroidered Lace Dress

Silver Grey Cornelli Embroidered Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£255.00

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Silver Grey Embroidered Cornelli Lace Jacket

Silver Grey Embroidered Cornelli Lace Jacket

Chesca

 

£125.00

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Lavender Satin Back Crepe Bodice Chiffon Drape Dress

Lavender Satin Back Crepe Bodice Chiffon Drape Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Navy Jersey jacket With Contrast Print Trim

Navy Jersey jacket With Contrast Print Trim

Chesca

 

£95.00

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Blush/Navy Floral Print Jersey Dress

Blush/Navy Floral Print Jersey Dress

Chesca

 

£115.00

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Michaela Lousia Red Jacket

Michaela Lousia Red Jacket

Chesca

 

£120.00

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Gina Bacconi Matte Primrose Guipure Lace Dress

Gina Bacconi Matte Primrose Guipure Lace Dress

John Lewis

was: £196.00

£140.00

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Michaela Louisa Black Rose Print Dress

Michaela Louisa Black Rose Print Dress

Chesca

 

£110.00

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Silver Grey Lace Trim Chiffon Layered Dress

Silver Grey Lace Trim Chiffon Layered Dress

Chesca

 

£195.00

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Grey Scallop Trim Lace Jacket

Grey Scallop Trim Lace Jacket

Chesca

 

£115.00

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Grey/Ivory Bodice Scallop Layered Lace Dress

Grey/Ivory Bodice Scallop Layered Lace Dress

Chesca

 

£185.00

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Grey Bead Trim Layered Chiffon Dress

Grey Bead Trim Layered Chiffon Dress

Chesca

 

£185.00

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Joseph Ribkoff White Floral Print Jacket

Joseph Ribkoff White Floral Print Jacket

Chesca

 

£315.00

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Joseph Ribkoff White Floral Print Dress

Joseph Ribkoff White Floral Print Dress

Chesca

 

£230.00

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Cobalt Floral Print Black Lace Trim Dress

Cobalt Floral Print Black Lace Trim Dress

Chesca

 

£175.00

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Chesca Ombre Devoree Pixie Hem Coat, Hyacinth

Chesca Ombre Devoree Pixie Hem Coat, Hyacinth

John Lewis

 

£225.00

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Gina Bacconi Matte Primrose Guipure Lace Dress

Gina Bacconi Matte Primrose Guipure Lace Dress

John Lewis

was: £196.00

£140.00

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Damsel in a dress Lola Cocoon Jacket, Cream

Damsel in a dress Lola Cocoon Jacket, Cream

John Lewis

was: £189.00

£139.00

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Chesca Crepe Bodice Chiffon Drape Dress

Chesca Crepe Bodice Chiffon Drape Dress

John Lewis

 

£195.00

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Cobalt Floral Print Black Lace Trim Shrug

Cobalt Floral Print Black Lace Trim Shrug

Chesca

 

£115.00

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Michaela Louisa Ivory and Black Trimmed Dress

Michaela Louisa Ivory and Black Trimmed Dress

Chesca

 

£90.00

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Chesca Chiffon Dress, Hyacinth

Chesca Chiffon Dress, Hyacinth

John Lewis

 

£135.00

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Chesca Floral Print Layered Chiffon Dress, Hyacinth

Chesca Floral Print Layered Chiffon Dress, Hyacinth

John Lewis

 

£195.00

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Damsel in a dress Amily Skirt, Raspberry/Multi

Damsel in a dress Amily Skirt, Raspberry/Multi

John Lewis

was: £79.00

£45.00

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Jacques Vert Occasionwear

The Mother of all sites for Wedding outfits for family and guests is Jacques Vert. You can easily lose yourself among the fabulous pages of special occassionwear, accessories and elegant clothing.

For head to toe glamour and the complete ensemble Jacques Vert offers exclusive designs with exquisite style and colour. They pride themselves in the fine attention to detail every discerning woman appreciates.

They have an impressive collection of coordinating pieces on sale which are versatile and original. These include ladies dresses, tops, skirts, trousers and jackets available in sizes 10-22.

Jacques Vert understands the importance of matching accessories and how they are essential for completing an outfit. Their range of hats, fascinators, bags, shoes and a variety of other attractive accessories work perfectly with their collection of occasionwear.

It has to be the first choice shop for every Mother of the Bride and Mother of the Groom. It’s not often you find a collection that combines chic tailoring, modern styles in such luxurious fabrics. Best of all is the beautiful display of inspirational looks that bring together complimenting pieces in a variety of ways.

Windsmoor

Windsmoor is synonymous with elegant clothing and offers chic and contemporary styles for the modern woman. Their strong British heritage spans almost 75 years and has built a reputation of quality craftsmanship and timeless elegance.

Expect to find the latest looks and collections packed with fiery colours and pastel delights of every season. For women who want to update their wardrobe they can do so with show some stopping pieces. Perfect relaxed casuals, feminine tops, longer line tunics, knitwear and smart ladies wear can be added along with Windsmoor favourites. Fashion for women is available in sizes 10-24.

Premium exclusively designed outfits for daywear through to evening can be found in vibrant colours and bold prints. For special event dressing you’ll find beautiful silk dresses, occasion coats, including a faux fur coat and glamorous accessories.

Shopping for classy clothes has never been so exciting, especially with so many gorgeous outfits all in one place. Elegant knee length dresses and skirts combined with tailored jackets work well in creating effortless elegance. While trying out individual pieces in striking colours can add an edgy twist to your usual style.

CC Fashion Occasion Outfits

Formerly known as Country Casuals, CCFashion exciting name change brought a refreshing new look and feel to their women’s clothing range. They now have 64 freestanding stores and over 120 concessions located leading department store brands including House of Fraser, John Lewis and Debenhams.

Occasionwear and tailoring is softer than ever and undeniably feminine. There is a fine mix of contemporary catwalk styles and timeless vintage plus understated pieces for any occasion.

Actress and Bond Girl Jane Seymour continues as the ‘Face of CC’ and stars in their spring and summer collection. Women can enjoy discovering head-to-toe outfits, luxurious fabrics, bright, bold colours and prints.

There is always room for another classic outfit in your wardrobe especially if it adds a touch of Hollywood glamour. Loose layers, ruffles and frills in silks, satins and chiffon have a romantic look while their sculptured peplum jackets are the ultimate when it comes to tailoring.

You can shop for an entire special occasion outfit with suggestions of dresses, jackets, coats, skirts, blouses and accessories to complete the look. There are beautifully accessories to add the Midas touch with colourful fascinators, headwear, jewellery and matching satin shoes and bags.

Wonderful blue, pink, purple, black and white are just some of the shades that can be found in their range. There are occasion outfits in navy, cream, red, multi-colour prints and patterns

Eastex Wedding Wear

For all your seasonal essentials visit www.eastex.co.uk and discover the delightful range of elegant women’s clothing. Get the look and find the perfect combination for any special occasion. Smart tailoring and sophisticated styles are available in sizes 10 – 20.

Eastex is an established label providing quality and comfort without compromising on style.

Shopping for a wedding guest or Mother of the Bride outfit has been made easy with their dedicated section of occasion outfits. Updated collections, new arrivals and seasonal offers makes shopping more pleasurable.

There are categories for buying separates including jackets, trousers, skirts, blouses and dresses plus accessories and jewellery. Eastex is a great destination for buying a hat for a wedding or a day at the races.

Browse their outfit ideas for fabulous colour combinations of navy, red, purple, ivory and buttermilk in prints, stripes and floral designs.

L.K. Bennett Mother of the Bride Outfits

Buying a Mother of the Bride or Groom outfit is completely different and is usually more formal. There is an air of sophistication about the whole event that you want to project in your choice of clothes.

Finding the right colours, materials and style that flatters your body shape can transform the way you and others see yourself. You may not recognise the sophisticated lady you see in the mirror.

There are some who know exactly what style suits them and have been shopping for classy clothes for years but for others it may not be as easy. A wedding is a chance to be inspired by style advisors who’ll have tips on how to enhance your appearance. You can even try out a new look with a makeover and new hairstyle.

A more mature woman looking for an outfit will feel comfortable in quality fabrics and traditional designs that naturally look sophisticated. Experience comes with age so shopping for special occasions although a big event is not so daunting. The style of dress expected at weddings is usually well cut, elegant and stylish.

Shopping for Mother of the Bride/Groom wear is not about latest fads it’s about a buying a timeless classic that is also fashionable. When you wear a sophisticated outfit for a wedding you want it to look current but also appropriate for the occasion. Nothing shocking or out of place for this class act just a perfectly coordinating ensemble that oozes elegance.

Hobbs Mother of the Bride

The best occasions require the best clothes and accessories which is what you will find at online and from high street brand provides elegant versatile outfits for the mature sophisticated lady. Well dressed ladies will feel confident in their choice of clothes that are stylish and made to flatter the figure.

You’ll soon discover statement pieces across latest collections from designer brands, designer lingerie and European fashion to their own in-house range. Designer collections include: Gerry Weber, Basler and Chesca that guarantees quality and comfort in sizes 8-26.

Enjoy an exciting shopping experience showing the latest colour trends and looks of the season. Especially relevant is the Wedding guest, Mother of the Bride or Groom range of special occasionwear dresses and outfits. View the Daytime Occasion, Evening glamour or Mother of the Bride section for style tips and complete outfits for a wedding.

You can shop by price, brand, colour or items from blouses, coats, jackets, dresses, knitwear, shoes and handbags plus swimwear, tops, skirts and lingerie. Spring and summer collections are bright and vibrant while autumn and winter colours are deep and rich. Every season has an exciting  range to take you through the warm and cooler months.

Gina Bacconi Mother of the Bride Outfits

You will find feminine clothing for women in a range of sizes. High street stores L. K Bennett, Phase Eight Coast and Hobbs stock evening wear, trousers suits, suits, dresses and accessories from scarves to handbags and shoes. Gina Bacconi at John Lewis and Shubette at House of Fraser have elegant wedding guest Mother of the Bride and Mother of the Groom outfits.

Elegance is another fashion brand with more than 70 shops.  The company’s own store and franchised shops throughout the world. Their presence and international success in the fashion world has seen their brand of elegant clothing highly sought after. Discerning dressers know Elegance is where to shop for supreme tailoring and glamorous outfits.

Here unique combination of flawless craftsmanship, exquisite materials and timeless designs are put together beautifully. Proving just how in tune they are with their fashion conscious customers. High quality women’s fashion is seen in the latest catwalk colours and trends producing creative collections for each season.

Start shopping with Elegance for a wonderful journey full of inspirational ideas for finding the perfect outfit. Collections include Holiday Cruise Wear, Essentials, and Mother of the Bride, Daywear, Business and Weekend/Sports Wear.

Alexon Occasionwear

The Alexon label captures the ultra feminine and elegant styles of today’s independent woman. Fashion aware shoppers enjoy high quality clothing and occasionwear at Debenhams, John Lewis and House of Fraser. The launch of their new Alexon online store www.alexon.co.uk offers a greater selection of co-ordinated fashion ranges and classical styling.You can enjoy the luxury of modern styles and fabrics and easy mix and match designs in sizes 8 – 22.

Take an inspiring glance at the latest arrivals for the season’s best looks. Summer through to winter occasion outfits ensures you look elegant and sophisticated for all your events. Find outfit ideas for a day at the races, weddings, a regatta, the proms, holidays and more.


Chesca Occasionwear
Chesca Occasionwear