Thoroughly Modern Mother of the Bride!


Calling all pending mother of the brides, you need not purchase that frumpy frock and co-ordinating hat!

Weddings have become an anything goes affair, with bride and grooms desiring their wedding to be individual, stylish and of course modern. So mother of the brides why not feel amazing on this very special day, this is 2015 and we live in a modern world so make your daughter proud of her thoroughly modern mother.

Here are just a few of the fabulous clothing and hats I have found on offer to all of you, whether you’re a mother of the bride in your 40s or your 60s!

This dress is just gorgeous, mother of the brides will score top points with this one!

Where: LK Bennett | Link

Worn with this Julian Macdonald hat = simply stunning…

Where: Debenhams | Link

This midi length skirt is super flattering:

Where: LK Bennett | Link

Team it with a simple top with a little detail, like this one from M&S:

Where: Marks & Spencer | Link

Then add a splash of colour with this wonderful red and black pillbox hat:

Where: House of Fraser | Link

This Warehouse dress is a gorgeous colour and super feminine…

Where: Warehouse | Link

This hat by Stephen Jones matches perfectly:

Top Hat
Where: Debenhams | Link:

For a bit more glam this dress is perfect, the scalloped sleeves are so pretty:

Where: Simply Be | Link

It’s going to look great with the fun gold headpiece from Accessorize, be sure to disguise the headband:

Where: Accessorize | Link

Simple and oh so very elegant – perfection by Ghost:

Where: Ghost | Link:

Wear it with my favourite hat, its co chic:

Where: House of Fraser | Link

LK Bennett have done it again, another beautiful dress:

Where: LK Bennett | Link

Keep the classic look with this simple navy pillbox hat:

Where: John Lewis | Link:

And if you are worried about those arms as I know my mum was on my wedding day, here are a few little cover ups…

Where: Zara | Link

Where: Zara | Link


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Where: Phase 8 | Link



Where: Phase 8 | Link

So mother of the brides, I hope I have inspired you to shop like a modern day mother of the bride! Look great and be confident on the day and you will have no regrets…especially when it comes to the photos!

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Sep 13, 2015 | Posted by in Blog | 0 comments