Macy's has a wonderful selection of Mother of the Bride and Mother of the Groom Dresses. Sophisticated, stylish and perfect for any type of wedding. I went there and came across a variety of styles including the short cocktail lengths by designers like Jessica Howard. Some styles included sleeveless dress, which are classic for a Mother of the Bride Dress.
When to Wear: ..Formal Wedding, Formal Evening Occasion, Semi-Formal, Afternoon or Morning Wedding, Destination Occasion
Price Range: ... Medium
Fabric Types: ... jersey knit, chiffon, polyester, spandex, blends, silk
What to Accessorize: ... small purse, necklace, earrings, pin, brooch, bracelet, shawl, wrap, flower, shoes, hair accessoryAlso called: cocktail dress, formal dress, special occasion dress, long dress, one-piece dress, stretch tulle dress, bodice gown, glitter wave jacket & dress, long sleeve dress with tie
There are so many glamorous options for a Mother of the Bride outfit today, offering such a wide variety that there is no reason not to find the perfect dress or gown that fits your needs for any ceremony or reception. Whether you're looking for a dress for morning, noon, or evening there were a wonderful selection at Macy's I came across that will complement your style and personality. But it doesn't stop there, you also have to decide color, style, fabrics, sizes, and necklines, as well as sleeve and hem lengths. A mother of the bride dress should flatter and complement you as well as the bridal attendants and don't forget the mother of the groom takes her cue from you.
My mother-in-law looked high and low for the perfect dress, and when I got married there weren't nearly as many choices as today. She finally found a lovely yellow chiffon cocktail dress that was simple and elegant for her figure and time of day since I was getting married at noon and that didn't call for a long dress.
I think every mother wants to look her best on this special day and don't forget pictures last a long time. We still look at my wedding pictures and laugh at the hairstyles, but the dress designs may be a little dated yet still look tasteful.
I really liked the Jessica Howard dress so I wanted to include it here as an example.
Jessica Howard Lace-Bodice Dress with Bolero Jacket
Two elegant looks in one for your next formal affair: Jessica Howard's lace-bodice dress with matching bolero jacket.
* Jacket and dress: nylon/polyester; lace: polyester; lining: polyester * Dry clean * Imported * Dress features shoulder straps, straight front and back neckline, lace bodice with glitter detail, attached belt, hidden back zip with hook-and-eye closure * Full length dress measures approximately 55 inches from center back neckline * Jacket features notched collar, open style (no closures), Three-quarter sleeves with split cuffs
London Times Sleeveless Flared Dress with Bolero Jacket
An incredibly flattering flare dress paired with a chic and on-trend bolero jacket from London Times.
* Cotton/spandex * Dry clean * Imported
* Fit: dress is form-fitting at bust; flows out below waistline
* Short-sleeve, unlined bolero features rounded hem and no closures; approximate bolero length: 10 inches Sleeveless * Empire waist * Pleated at flared skirt
macys mother of the bride dresses are found at macys.com