10 mother of the bride and groom outfits for summer 2018

22 Jun 2018

Here are 10 of our favourite mother of the bride or groom outfits for 2018 summer weddings

1. Coast - Tara Print Tiered Bardot Dress, £139

This delicate midi dress from Coast features an on-trend bardot neckline and asymmetric skirt with a romantic floral print. Partner it with nude or rose gold shoes for soft summery vibes, or with black wedge heels to add some edge.  


2. John Charles – 26425 (check retailers for pricing)

Inspired by old Hollywood, this John Charles dress is made of flattering stretch jacquard and features a feminine floral print, off-the-shoulder detailing and a pearlised illusion neckline. Complete the look with a wide brim hat and statement bow. 


3. Self-Portrait - Green Pussy-Bow Chiffon Dress, £260

Self-Portrait is a favourite brand for celebrities and royals alike due to its feminine yet unconventional designs. This gorgeous number features a neck tie, ruched panels, lattice lace inserts and pompom-trimmed sleeves.


4. Ted Baker - Chatsworth Bloom Bodycon Dress, £179

Ideal for mothers that want a more demure ensemble, this Ted Baker bodycon dress has a streamlined fit with a below-the-knee hem. Featuring the statement Ted Baker Chatsworth floral print, it is sure to make an impression.


5. Little Mistress – White Crochet Lace Midi Dress with Pleats, £65

This two-in-one Little Mistress dress is near-identical to a gown Kate Middleton wore in 2016 for a film premiere. Its pretty pleated skirt and long-sleeve crochet top is complemented by its high neck and belted waist.


6. Phase Eight - Carla Embellished Maxi Dress, £295

Featuring a semi-sheer overlay beaded with floral embellishment, this duck egg-coloured, full-length gown from Phase Eight is perfect for a sunny outdoor wedding. The seamed waist is designed to enhance your silhouette and flatter your figure.


7. Gina Bacconi - Flora Crepe and Chiffon Dress, £250

Simple yet elegant, this beautifully-tailored dress by Gina Bacconi is made from moss crepe and overlaid with an on-trend, delicate chiffon cape. It’s fully-lined and fastens using a concealed back zip. This gorgeous number is available in a variety of colours.


8. Ronald Joyce – Veni Infantino 991368 (check retailers for pricing)

This tea-length crepe dress is a feminine option that features a beaded tulle bodice, three-quarter length sleeves and bow belt detail. Its full skirt creates a flattering silhouette, perfect for mothers of any size and shape.


9. Hobbs London - Chinoiserie Dress, £219

Dare to be different in this bright silk gown from Hobbs London. Forming part of the Palace collection, which was created in collaboration with the Historic Royal Palaces, the Chinoiserie dress features a beautiful blossom print inspired by Chinese porcelain collected by Queen Mary II and Queen Anne.


10. Needle & Thread - Paradise Rose Gown, £290

This voluminous dress from Needle & Thread features a vintage floral print and on-trend cape-style sleeves. Relaxed yet romantic, its blue grosgrain waist detailing, keyhole neckline and velvet ribbon ties add a touch of luxury.


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