We showed you some trends of the bridesmaid dresses (in case you missed it, see our previous post on "Explore Trends of Bridesmaid Dresses 2012"), and today we are giving you the scoop on another important role in the wedding - the mother of the bride! Either you are the mother of the groom or bride, you must dress up rightly at the ceremony! Read on and take a peek at some trends for Mother of the Bride Dresses 2012 and tips on choosing a suitable mother's dress.
Knee Length Mother of the Bride Dresses
Even if most the times mother of the brides wear long dresses, this year, many mother's dresses in knee length are fairly stylish. To some certain extent, knee length mother of the bride dresses make the ladies look sexy yet modish. Details such as ruffles, v-neckline and lace jacket all add feminine vibe and make the mothers look even more gorgeous. Although they are already mothers, it doesn't have to mean that they are no longer stylish.
If knee length dress is too tight or too short for you, think about tea length! Using medium length, the place where the hem falls about calf, tea length mother of the bride dresses are ideal choice to provide the lady a trendy look on her daughter or son’s big day.
Color of Mother of the Bride Dresses
When it comes to color of mother of the bride dresses, shades like purple, black and blue are popular this year. These colors have a great blend of elegance and femininity that works in mother at all ages.
In addition, two tone dress this year is perfect for a right mother image. Select short sleeves rather than sleeveless and choose a wide boat neck rather than wearing thin strapped gown, the ladywill look classy and modish with a deep empire neckline. Finish the look by pairing with pearl or earrings!
Tips on Choosing Mother of the Bride Dresses1. Take your age into account! Of course you should neither wear something that make you look too mature, but nor choose something that are too revealing and funky, because it may offend the guestes and embarrass the bride and groom.
2. Wear jacket or bolero to avoid too much exposure for the dress. This detail will make the mother feel at her ease, and at the same time, appropriate for the wedding.