Selecting A Mother Of The Bride Dresses

Every mother wants to look their best on her child's wedding day. After all, this is one of the most important days in a mothers life! The key to looking your best is to find a beautiful dress in a style that suits your body type. Lets explore all the different mother of the bride body types and what dresses will flatter the most.

Plus size mother of the brides have lots of options. Darker colors are always slimming however, there are plenty of lighter color dresses that are flattering by design. Follow these tips to flatter every curve. If your waist is large, look out for dresses with a slightly higher waistline. This gives an illusion of a slimmer waist. If your tummy is a problem area, soft pleating under the bodice of dress can do the trick. To cover your arms but still look sleek there are many 2 piece mother of the bride dresses with matching fitted bolero shrug type jackets or, sheer beaded jackets  to wear over sleeveless dresses. These styles look amazing and slimming. They provide arm coverage and also cover tummy areas.

Full busted & full busted plus size woman should gravitate towards a sleeveless scoop neckline dress with matching formal light weight jacket that can be taken on or, off depending on how comfortable you feel about your arms. 

Taller plus size women look amazing in full skirts, and longer length gowns. They have the stature to carry this kind of look. 

Petite and petite plus size women should avoid busy large prints, dramatic beading, full skirts, stiff structured fabrics, large collars, and big ruffles. Petite mother of the brides look good in soft flowing fabric, solid colors, v- necklines, scoop necklines, subtle beading, off the shoulders, and fitted bodice dresses. 

Mothers you do not have to worry about this day. Celebrate because at SleekTrends we have you covered with our large selection of Mother of the bride dresses. We have this wedding seasons hottest colors, in missy sizes, and  many plus size mother of the bride styles to choose from in the most flattering shapes and colors.  

May all of your outfits be just right!



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