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It DOES Exist! How to Find a Slimming and Stylish Plus Size Mother of the Bride Dress.

by Wedding Shoppe Blogger: Laura Livingood October 2, 2012 @ 10:15 am

All "My Wedding Chat", Mother of the Bride Dresses, Mother of the Groom Dresses, The Wedding Party

Have you been looking for a plus size mother of the bride dress or mother of the groom dress, only to be frustrated that you can’t find anything you can visualize for yourself? We understand. It’s really frustrating to look through picture after picture of a size 2 model looking perfect in whatever she puts on! We’d love to give you the tools to find a mother of the bride dress that’ll look good on you, even if it isn’t shown on a plus size model. Finding the right dress boils down to three things: cut, fabric, and coverage.

Jordan Mother of the Bride Dress 5010

Jordan Mother of the Bride Dress 5010

How to choose a plus size mother of the bride dress

When you look through all of the 30+ pages of mothers’ dresses on WeddingShoppeInc.com, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. But thanks to our new filtering system, you can now enter what size you’ll need, what color you want, and which material you desire.

Once you filter the entire collection of mother of the bride dresses, you’ll be able to start looking for a style that will flatter you. When thinking about plus size mother of the bride dress options, you want to look for styles that define your waist, such as A-line, tea length, sheath, cocktail, and two-piece. Most dresses that fall into these style categories are available in plus sizes and a lot of them feature a cute matching jacket or bolero.

Slimming mother of the bride dress with jacket Mother of the groom dress

Watters and Watters Mother of the Bride Dress 9459 (left) and Landa Mother of the Bride Dress SC729 (right) 

Which fabrics are best for a mother of the groom dress?

As comfortable as jersey knit or chiffon is, it isn’t the most flattering fabric on every size body. Finding a mother of the bride slimming dress is easy when you look for structured materials such as satin, taffeta, brocade or dupion silk. These fabrics tend to skim the body versus clinging to the body like chiffon and knit blends. With our filtering system you can add these as options, too! Now, what about dress coverage?

The perfect dresses for mother of the bride: Just a few clicks away.

Finding the perfect dress that makes you feel confident and stylish while fitting with the look and feel of your child’s wedding isn’t an easy task, but we know you can do it! If you truly want to look your best and be comfortable on your child’s wedding day, there are a couple things to keep in mind: don’t wear a dress that flaunts or exposes too much of you, and keep your neckline modest, your fit classy, and your color moderate. Finding dresses for a mother of the bride is a journey, but we’re here to help you. Check out these classically cut, expertly constructed, chicly colored, and radiant plus size mother of the bride dress or mother of the groom dress styles here at the Shoppe. You’ll find exactly what you’ve been looking for.

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Laura is a past radio DJ, future entrepreneur, and has been doing Marketing and
Communications in between. She strives to challenge herself every day and works
hard to be a go-to resource on many topics. She refuses to be anything less than
passionate, fun-loving, and energetic about her work and the people she works with!

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