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MOTHER OF THE BRIDE OUTFITS 2024

We enjoy putting together modern Mother of the Bride outfits and Mother of the Groom dress suits each year. We look forward to doing the same for 2024 weddings too. A selection of styles can be found under each season, helping you find the best colours to match your wedding theme.

New Season Dresses For SPRING

Roman Sleeveless Palm Print High Low Maxi Dress in Green
Roman Sleeveless Palm Print High Low Maxi Dress in Green
Roman Originals

£70.00

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Phase Eight Women's Maxine Lace Fit And Flare Dress
Phase Eight Women's Maxine Lace Fit And Flare Dress
Phase Eight

was: £169.00

£135.20

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Josephine Green One-Shoulder Pleated Dress, Green
Josephine Green One-Shoulder Pleated Dress, Green
LK Bennett

was: £329.00

£246.00

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Hobbs Women's Rosemoor Silk Midi Dress - Green Orange
Hobbs Women's Rosemoor Silk Midi Dress - Green Orange
Hobbs Ltd

was: £329.00

£263.20

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Closet London Blue V-Neck Pleated Midi Dress
Closet London Blue V-Neck Pleated Midi Dress
Closet London

£120.00

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Aidan Mattox by Adrianna Papell Jacquard Midi Dress, Coral/Multi
Aidan Mattox by Adrianna Papell Jacquard Midi Dress, Coral/Multi
John Lewis & Partners

£410.00

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Gina Bacconi Two Piece Outfits

Gina Bacconi Eva Floral Jacquard Dress And Jacket Colour: Green
Gina Bacconi Eva Floral Jacquard Dress And Jacket Colour: Green
Yumi

£380.00

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Gina Bacconi Lindsay Dress And Jacket With Pearl Trim Colour: Yellow
Gina Bacconi Lindsay Dress And Jacket With Pearl Trim Colour: Yellow
Yumi

£370.00

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Gina Bacconi Savoy Embroidered Lace Mock Jacket With Jersey Dress Colour: Blue
Gina Bacconi Savoy Embroidered Lace Mock Jacket With Jersey Dress Colour: Blue
Yumi

£350.00

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Gina Bacconi Corinne Crepe Dress And Jacket Colour: Pink
Gina Bacconi Corinne Crepe Dress And Jacket Colour: Pink
Yumi

£330.00

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Gina Bacconi Melissa Crepe Dress And Jacket Colour: Blue
Gina Bacconi Melissa Crepe Dress And Jacket Colour: Blue
Yumi

£330.00

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Gina Bacconi Melissa Crepe Dress And Jacket Colour: Pink
Gina Bacconi Melissa Crepe Dress And Jacket Colour: Pink
Yumi

£330.00

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Phase Eight Women's Daisy Lace Jacket
Phase Eight Women's Daisy Lace Jacket
Phase Eight

was: £179.00

£143.20

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Phase Eight Women's Tallula Lace Coat
Phase Eight Women's Tallula Lace Coat
Phase Eight

was: £199.00

£159.20

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Phase Eight Women's Daisy Jacket
Phase Eight Women's Daisy Jacket
Phase Eight

was: £129.00

£103.20

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Modern Mother of the Bride Dresses

For figure-flattering knee-length dresses, trendy wide-leg jumpsuits and maxi gowns browse HotSquash occasionwear. Shop the latest collection at Closet London and for Mother of the Bride outfits under £100 shop the latest occasionwear at Yumi and Sosandar.


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Wedding Outfits and Occasion Dresses Under £50

Wedding Styles & Occasionwear Gallery

Browse our inspiration page for this year’s trends and previous MOTB collections along with bridesmaid and wedding guest dresses from much-loved designer brands.  John Lewis & Partners is a great place to start looking for a special occasion outfit and also for elegant wedding fashion.

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Matching Mother of the Bride Outfits – 2024

Champagne Rosé Crush Pleat Layered Dress
Champagne Rosé Crush Pleat Layered Dress
Chesca

£195.00

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Jade Pleated Dress With Chiffon Flower Details
Jade Pleated Dress With Chiffon Flower Details
Chesca

£195.00

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Black Sleeveless Plisse Pleat Dress
Black Sleeveless Plisse Pleat Dress
Chesca

£165.00

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Black Bias Cut Crepe Chiffon Dress
Black Bias Cut Crepe Chiffon Dress
Chesca

£155.00

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Royal Blue Pleated Dress With Chiffon Flower Details
Royal Blue Pleated Dress With Chiffon Flower Details
Chesca

£195.00

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Jet Blue/Beige Abstract Print Sleeveless High-Low Dress
Jet Blue/Beige Abstract Print Sleeveless High-Low Dress
Chesca

£145.00

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Occasion & Mother of the Bride/Groom Outfits

The event date is set, and you have an idea of colour; the next step is finding where to buy the ideal Mother of the Bride outfit. You already know it will be either a springsummerautumn or winter wedding all that’s required now is a little inspiration. We’ve chosen seasonal styles in rich, warm colours and pastel shades, including jacquard jackets, matching skirts, shift dresses, coat outfits, and matching accessories. There are lightweight skirts and Mother of the Bride dresses in chiffon, silk and jersey in plain, floral or print designs, flowing waterfall jackets and fit and flare skirts.

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You can discover complete Mother of the Bride, spring, summer, autumn and winter wedding outfits for 2024. Popular MOTB designer brands include Ariella, Hobbs, Adrianna Papell, Bruce by Bruce Oldfield,  L.K. Bennett, Gina Bacconi, Gerry Weber, Fenn Wright Manson, Eliza J, Coast, Phase Eight and Reiss. For vintage, occasionwear browse our collection of the 1940s 1950’s tea dresses, 1920’s flapper dresses and Art Deco sequin gowns.


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Mother of the Bride or Groom Wedding Day Coats

Fluid tailored occasion coats offer perfect layering for an effortlessly chic look for a Mother of the Bride. Team with matching dress for a fully co-ordinating ensemble. Seasonal styles to suit any occasion from garden parties, weddings and race day events. Laidback luxury in lace, tweed and embellished fabrics can be found from Jacques Vert, Shubette, Linea, Damsel in a Dress, Gina Bacconi and L.K. Bennett. These are known as frock coats, duster coats, lady coats and wedding coats.


Special Occasion Coats

Gina Bacconi Lulu Jacquard Dress And Coat Colour: Green
Gina Bacconi Lulu Jacquard Dress And Coat Colour: Green
Yumi

£399.00

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Alie Street Josie Bouclé Coat, Ivory Ice
Alie Street Josie Bouclé Coat, Ivory Ice
John Lewis & Partners

£299.00

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Pure Collection Boucle Wool Blend Coat, Winter White
Pure Collection Boucle Wool Blend Coat, Winter White
John Lewis & Partners

£230.00

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Phase Eight Women's Venita Bow Long Jacket
Phase Eight Women's Venita Bow Long Jacket
Phase Eight

was: £199.00

£159.20

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Baukjen Olympia Wool Blend Coat, Lilac
Baukjen Olympia Wool Blend Coat, Lilac
John Lewis & Partners

£299.00

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Beige/Black Organza Coat With Black Satin Trim
Beige/Black Organza Coat With Black Satin Trim
Chesca

£125.00

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Occasion Coats


Petite Mother of the Bride Outfits

Find the perfect fitting Mother of the Bride outfit for your next big event with new petite collections from Jacques Vert, Fenn Wright Manson, Jolie Moi and Adrianna Papell. Correctly proportioned, elegantly cut and tailored pieces designed to fit and flatter the 5′ 3” and underframe. A distinctive range featuring bold prints in striking shades of the season and shimmering fabrics for that extra special finish. New shapes and textures come in rich jewel colours ideal for a winter wedding. Discover modern dresses for the Mother of the Bride, Mother of the Groom and wedding guests along with traditional two-piece styles including petite shift dress and matching bolero jacket outfits and frock coats with a detachable corsage.


Petite Mother of the Bride Wedding Outfits

Petite Frill Hem Midi Dress in Black
Petite Frill Hem Midi Dress in Black
Roman Originals

£70.00

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Roman Originals Petite Twist Velvet Midi Dress in Black
Roman Originals Petite Twist Velvet Midi Dress in Black
Roman

£68.00

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Petite Tiered Tropical Print Midi Dress in Lime
Petite Tiered Tropical Print Midi Dress in Lime
Roman Originals

£65.00

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Hobbs Women's Petite Juliet Floral Silk Dress - Navy Multi
Hobbs Women's Petite Juliet Floral Silk Dress - Navy Multi
Hobbs Ltd

was: £369.00

£295.20

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Hobbs Women's Petite Skye Floral Silk Dress - Ivory Multi
Hobbs Women's Petite Skye Floral Silk Dress - Ivory Multi
Hobbs Ltd

was: £349.00

£279.20

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Hobbs Women's Petite Asher Silk Dress - Ivory Multi
Hobbs Women's Petite Asher Silk Dress - Ivory Multi
Hobbs Ltd

was: £349.00

£279.20

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Hobbs Women's Petite Aurelia Floral Silk Dress - Cream Multi
Hobbs Women's Petite Aurelia Floral Silk Dress - Cream Multi
Hobbs Ltd

was: £349.00

£279.20

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Hobbs Women's Petite Freya Silk Midi Dress - Navy Pink Multi
Hobbs Women's Petite Freya Silk Midi Dress - Navy Pink Multi
Hobbs Ltd

was: £329.00

£263.20

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Hobbs Women's Petite Lisette Silk Dress - Pale Pink Multi
Hobbs Women's Petite Lisette Silk Dress - Pale Pink Multi
Hobbs Ltd

was: £329.00

£239.00

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Mother of the Bride Spring Wedding Outfits

We can look forward to a new range for our summer wardrobe as the temperature rises. SS24 trends focus on romantic florals, pretty pastels and statement prints. Chic longline jackets are back in vogue and look great with shift dresses, pencil skirts and dressy trousers. Blush pink, aqua blue, mint green and champagne are perfect spring and summer wedding colours. Look out for feminine prom-style dresses from Coast and Ted Baker. Modern spring Mother of the Bride dress suits from Phase Eight, Gina Bacconi, Hobbs and L.K. Bennett. Complete plus-size wedding styles from Chesca include dress and jacket outfits, occasion coats, two and three-piece trouser suits, skirt suits, and jersey dresses.

Spring Mother of the Bride Outfits

Yumi White Lace Fitted Dress With Floral Mirror Print Colour: White
Yumi White Lace Fitted Dress With Floral Mirror Print Colour: White
Yumi

£45.00

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Robyn Green And Red Spot Print Dress, Green
Robyn Green And Red Spot Print Dress, Green
LK Bennett

was: £359.00

£269.00

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Hobbs Women's Angelica Floral Midi Dress - Green Ivory
Hobbs Women's Angelica Floral Midi Dress - Green Ivory
Hobbs Ltd

was: £179.00

£143.20

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Meerim Green And Yellow Chevron Stripe Midi Dress, Multi
Meerim Green And Yellow Chevron Stripe Midi Dress, Multi
LK Bennett

was: £359.00

£269.00

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Floral Green Jacquard Midi Dress
Floral Green Jacquard Midi Dress
Oliver Bonas

was: £110.00

£48.00

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Phase Eight Women's Giovanna Floral Belted Split Sleeve Dress
Phase Eight Women's Giovanna Floral Belted Split Sleeve Dress
Phase Eight

was: £159.00

£127.20

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Spring Wedding Outfits


2024 Mother of the Bride/Groom Trouser Suits

Discover the elegance of wearing a tailored two and three-piece trouser suit to your next wedding event. Find plus size and petite fit clothing, dressy wide-leg palazzo pants, straight and slim-fitting trousers and fashionable jumpsuits. From Coast, Reiss and Phase Eight. Elegant occasion trousers with matching coats, jackets and longline shrugs are a smart alternative to the traditional dress and jacket for the Mother of the Bride or Groom. Chesca and Jacques Vert offer complete wedding looks including coordinating mix and match pieces, hats, fascinators, shoes and bags. For more refined tailoring look to Hobbs, Damsel in a Dress, Eastex and Fenn Wright Manson for a selection of classic two-piece trouser suits.


Mother of the Bride Trouser Suits & Evening Trousers

Phase Eight Women's Mariposa Lace Jumpsuit
Phase Eight Women's Mariposa Lace Jumpsuit
Phase Eight

was: £199.00

£159.20

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Phase Eight Women's Mariposa Pale Pink Lace Jumpsuit
Phase Eight Women's Mariposa Pale Pink Lace Jumpsuit
Phase Eight

was: £199.00

£159.20

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Navy Leopard Velvet Devoree Pixie Coat
Navy Leopard Velvet Devoree Pixie Coat
Chesca

£145.00

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Blush/Ivory/Green Butterfly Print Jersey Camisole with Contrast Trim
Blush/Ivory/Green Butterfly Print Jersey Camisole with Contrast Trim
Chesca

£42.00

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French Navy Velvet Twill Trousers
French Navy Velvet Twill Trousers
Chesca

£65.00

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Azure Floral Print Silk Devore Layered Shrug
Azure Floral Print Silk Devore Layered Shrug
Chesca

£175.00

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Mother of the Bride Evening Gowns and Partywear

Lavish embellishment, lace and sequins are all it takes to get you noticed. Eye-catching gowns for the Mother of the Bride or Groom come with after dark glimmer and sparkle. Perfect dresses for the cocktail hour along with flowing evening gowns add sweeping elegance for dancing the night away. Find ultra-glamorous maxi dresses with exquisite beading and whisper layers of soft lace and chiffon from occasionwear specialists and designers: Jacques Vert, Gina Bacconi, Chesca and Vera Mont. MOTB fashion-focussed trends can be found from Karen Millen, Phase Eight, Hobbs and Reiss


Eveningwear & Party Dresses

Winter Purple Sequin Maxi Dress, Violet
Winter Purple Sequin Maxi Dress, Violet
LK Bennett

was: £499.00

£249.00

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Gina Bacconi Shirley Maxi Dress With Embroidered Sequin Bodice Colour: Rose Gold
Gina Bacconi Shirley Maxi Dress With Embroidered Sequin Bodice Colour: Rose Gold
Yumi

£299.00

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Black Chiffon Dress with Embroidered Sequin Mesh Overtop
Black Chiffon Dress with Embroidered Sequin Mesh Overtop
Chesca

£225.00

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Aidan Mattox by Adrianna Papell Metallic Jacquard Sleeveless Maxi Dress, Light Gold
Aidan Mattox by Adrianna Papell Metallic Jacquard Sleeveless Maxi Dress, Light Gold
John Lewis & Partners

£595.00

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Aidan Mattox by Adrianna Papell Stretch Mikado Mermaid Dress, Ocean Blue
Aidan Mattox by Adrianna Papell Stretch Mikado Mermaid Dress, Ocean Blue
John Lewis & Partners

£395.00

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Goddiva Sequin Flutter Sleeve Maxi - Wine
Goddiva Sequin Flutter Sleeve Maxi - Wine
Goddiva

£180.00

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Evening Gowns


Mother of the Bride Occasion Hats & Fascinators

Get ready to stand out in the crowd with a gorgeous feather trim wedding hat, headband or fascinator. Find an extensive range of Mother of the Bride hats and fascinators from Jacques Vert, Chesca, Gina Bacconi, Phase Eight, Debenhams, John Lewis, and House of Fraser. As the wedding season fast approaches you’ll find department and online stores like these have an even greater selection of elegant hats and fascinators for you to choose from. Depending on your preference there is a style to suit every outfit from flamboyant wide brim creations to chic feather spray fascinators.


Wedding Hats & Fascinators

Black/White Large Fascinator with Large Bow
Black/White Large Fascinator with Large Bow
Chesca

£175.00

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Hobbs Women's Freya Fascinator - Buttercream
Hobbs Women's Freya Fascinator - Buttercream
Hobbs Ltd

was: £79.00

£63.20

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Pink Medium Hatinator with Sinamay Loops & Quills
Pink Medium Hatinator with Sinamay Loops & Quills
Chesca

£155.00

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Rose Small Hatinator with Bows & Feathers
Rose Small Hatinator with Bows & Feathers
Chesca

£95.00

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Pink Pillbox Fascinator with Feather & Bows
Pink Pillbox Fascinator with Feather & Bows
Chesca

£79.00

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John Lewis Tilly Upturn Fascinator
John Lewis Tilly Upturn Fascinator
John Lewis & Partners

£69.00

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Hats and Fascinators


Illusion Colourblock Dresses

For a go-to modern look, the illusion dress ticks all the boxes for a fashionable Mother of the Bride outfit. The clever slimming design not only flatters the figure it adds a contemporary edge to your event ready wardrobe. New wedding guest collections from Karen Millen include lace panelled pencil dresses, bandage and ottoman shirt dresses along with trendy stripe colour-block fitted dresses. Elegant evening gowns, bodycon jersey and shift style dresses from Gina Bacconi and Chesca feature lace sequin panel sides, contrast layering and waist shaping detail. Kaliko, Gerry Weber, French Connection, Boden, L.K. Bennett, Coast and Phase Eight also have a range of stunning bright colour block dresses.


Slimming Illusion Dresses

Yumi Multicolour Rainbow Stripe Sequin Midi Dress Colour: Multi
Yumi Multicolour Rainbow Stripe Sequin Midi Dress Colour: Multi
Yumi

£75.00

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Diagonal Stripe Green Twist Midi Dress
Diagonal Stripe Green Twist Midi Dress
Oliver Bonas

£80.00

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HotSquash Halterneck Contrast Panels Maxi Dress, Red/White
HotSquash Halterneck Contrast Panels Maxi Dress, Red/White
John Lewis & Partners

£155.00

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Roman Striped Cotton Blend Shift Dress in Lime
Roman Striped Cotton Blend Shift Dress in Lime
Roman Originals

£38.00

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Hobbs Women's Jilly Fit And Flare Dress - Navy Blue Ivory
Hobbs Women's Jilly Fit And Flare Dress - Navy Blue Ivory
Hobbs Ltd

was: £179.00

£139.00

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Phase Eight Women's Petite Sophia Colour Block Belted Dress
Phase Eight Women's Petite Sophia Colour Block Belted Dress
Phase Eight

was: £149.00

£119.20

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Mother of the Bride Two Piece Outfits – 2024 Collection

Create impact with a Mother of the Bride complete two-piece outfit from Hobbs, Chesca, Jaeger, Gina Bacconi, Adrianna Papell and many more fabulous designers. Shimmer dresses with matching cropped jackets are great for weddings and for a luxe evening look there’s lovely lace boleros and occasion coats. The classic shift dress with coordinating jacquard frock coat is a perfect duo for a Mother of the Bride outfit. Chesca offers an alternative look with three-piece outfits, softly flowing bias-cut skirts matching camisoles and crepe jackets. There is a range of feminine loose flowing dresses and co-ordinating waterfall shrugs that drape over the body for a flattering finish.


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Designer Mother of the Bride Groom Wedding Outfits

Some of the best designer collections and most popular styles for the Mother of the Bride or Groom can be found in specialist wedding shops online or in-store. Find the nearest wedding shop in your area and stockists of much-loved labels for Mother of the Bride dresses, dress and bolero jacket outfits and trouser suits.

Michaela Louisa elegant dress styles for Modern Mother of the Bride. 2024 wedding outfits include knee-length jersey dresses in royal blue and multicoloured prints For evening receptions and party looks there are sequin and lace dresses with mesh sleeves in wine, red, black and ivory. Wedding occasionwear inspiration and Mother of the Bride outfit ideas for a 2024 wedding.

Enjoy the exquisite outfits for weddings and for all your special events from Black Tie and Gala evenings to a Day at the Races. Leading fashion houses including Cabotine, Condici, John Charles, Ann Balon, Presen, Ispirato, Carina, Mireia, Linea Raffaelli, Dress Code by Veromia, Ian Stuart, Paule Vasseur, Vera Mont, Sonia Pena, Ronald Joyce, Maria Coca, Marcelino, Pomodoro, Medici, Anoushka G, Ispirato, Juno Morelli, David Fielden.

Race Day Outfits and Dresses

When it comes to women’s race day outfits, it’s all about balancing class, comfort, and style. From the chic hats, to the elegant frocks, to the strappy heels, your attire for the day needs to be on point. It’s not just about looking fabulous – it’s about feeling it too! Now, we all know that a day at the races isn’t just about watching horses gallop around a track, it’s a prime opportunity to showcase your impeccable style and taste.

So, whether you’re a regular on the grandstand or it’s your first time at the starting gate, our top tips on ladies day are going to ensure you’re both chic and comfortable. Think feathered hats, fabulous frocks, and fancy footwear that’ll have everyone at the post admiring your winning look.

Author Debra Binns
Curated by Debra Binns

Debra Binns is the co-founder of MotherOfTheBrideOutfits.org.uk. Debra has been creating and sharing relevant content about women's occasionwear since 2009, bringing together fabulous fashion from the high street and online stores for that special occasion.

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