The first image that comes to mind when you think of mother of the bride dresses may be a very classic, traditional, and formal outfit. However, with the rise in popularity of small and intimate weddings, you may be looking for a more relaxed look that breaks away from traditional dresses associated with mothers of the bride. To help in your search, we’ve put together a collection of our most popular less formal mother of the bride looks to give you some inspiration.
Our first pick, style 29662A, is a perfect choice for a spring/summer wedding. With a bold floral pattern throughout, this floaty A-line dress is particularly suited to garden and outdoor weddings. Detachable shoulder pads give the option to elevate the look and make a statement. The chiffon fabric and A-line silhouette add a touch of femininity to this fabulous floor-length gown.
If you were a fan of the style of the previous dress but are looking for something a bit more subtle and classic, you’re bound to love style 29662B. This A-line, block colour dress offers the same fabulous silhouette as the previous one but in a plain fabric. Detachable shoulder pads, a bold v-neckline and flowing long chiffon skirt create a feminine silhouette suitable for all body types. The pastel colour of this dress makes it a lovely option for a spring/summer wedding.
Style 29664B is a gorgeous mother of the bride dress for stylish and fashion-forward women. A feminine chiffon calf-length skirt is accompanied with a striking off-the-shoulder neckline. Long blouson sleeves and a tie belt detail that cinches in the waist make this dress a flattering choice for any body type. Available in eight colours, this dress is a real favourite among mothers of the bride.
Looking for a modern floral print? Look no further than style 29679, our pretty floral print A-line dress. A ruffled waistband, v-neckline and long blouson sleeves add detail to a subtle floral design. The feminine and floaty calf-length skirt adds an air of modesty and elegance to this bold dress. The light crepe material makes this dress perfect for a relaxed and informal wedding event.
Style 29668 strikes the perfect balance between a relaxed yet traditional mother of the bride look. If you’re a traditional mother attending a more informal wedding, this dress is an excellent choice for you. The fitted knee-length silhouette references classic mother of the bride attire while the crepe material maintains a relaxed feel. Complimented with a stunning off-the-shoulder neckline and distinctive bow back detail, this dress is a firm favourite. The style is beautifully finished with a ruched waistband detail that creates a flattering silhouette.
Our final pick is the gorgeous style 29677. The off-the-shoulder chiffon A-line dress is the perfect choice for an elegant and poised mother of the bride. The soft chiffon material gives a relaxed and informal feel to the dress while the long blouson sleeves and ruched body add delicate detailing to the look. The calf-length skirt makes it a lovely option for mothers of the bride.
We hope you’ve enjoyed our run down of the top relaxed mother of the bride picks. Don’t forget to check out the rest of the collection and stay tuned to our blog for more trends and styling tips.