Modern Mother of the Bride Outfits

We know it’s important to look fabulous, but we want you to feel fabulous too. A mother of the bride or groom is not just another wedding guest; they’re part of the wedding party, and we want to ensure that they feel special, elegant and elevated on the big day. The pieces in our ready to wear collection are made to order especially for you, this not only guarantees you have something truly special to wear, but that it’s also responsibly made with minimum waste, here in the UK, keeping our carbon footprint low and protecting the planet. You can find out more about our commitment to the environment here. We know it can feel as though there is limited selection of dresses out there that can stay wedding appropriate, yet feel contemporary and stylish too. That’s why we’re here to show you some of our ready-to-wear pieces we love and think would be perfect wedding outfits for the modern mother of the bride or groom, all of which are made to last and can be worn long after the celebrations are over.

Bruton Dress
Available in three stunning colour-ways, our Bruton dress oozes sophistication and style. Cut to enhance any figure, the turned up collar and longer sleeves keep it classic, whilst the high-lo fluted hem adds a modern twist. Choose bold jewellery if you want to skip the hat, and finish with neutral heels to elongate the legs.

sassi holford mother of the bride st tropez dress

Amesbury Dress
Our Amesbury dress is a classic shift dress that will never go out of style. Coming in a beautiful taupe, it’s the perfect piece to compliment any bride. With its satin bateau neckline and tie sleeves, it’s cut to perfection and easy to wear. Keep accessories neutral, with matching fascinator and nude heels for a stylish finish.

sassi holford mother of the bride shift dress

Lyon Dress
The Lyon is a modern take on the classic. Made with beautiful 3D damask, the metallic thread running through it gives it that extra sparkle. The column cut will flatter any body shape and really enhances your curves. Add a statement headband or fascinator for the wow factors, but keep heels neutral for a chic finish.

sassi holford modern of the bride fitted midi length dress

Chiswick Dress
Our Chiswick dress is the epitome of sophistication. This figure accentuating dress is cut to perfection and skims over for body, creating a flattering silhouette. The bell sleeves ensure you feel elegant and stylish; team with an oversized headband and matching heels for a modern finish.

sassi holford chiswick evening dress

Chedzoy Dress
The Chedzoy dress is cut from a fine wool and has chic three quarter sleeves and a cinched waist. Its defining feature is the asymmetric hem that finishes below the knee. Pair this bold fuchsia gown with matching shoes for a tonal look.

sassi holford knee length wrap mother of the bride dress


We’ve got all styles and personalities covered when it comes to elegant mother of the bride or groom dresses. Why not book an appointment to start your own  journey, and if there’s something more specific you had in mind you can always speak to our team about creating a bespoke piece.

You may also like

Sassi Holford pink suit Read the Article

The Power of the Suit

Modern, chic and stylist; the power of the suit is endless. A tailored jacket and trousers are a duo that should be part of every woman’s wardrobe. It’s ...
Read the Article

Summer Outfit Inspiration

With summer weddings, parties and events galore, we are all ready for celebrating in style this year. If your summer wardrobe is in need of an update, look no further, ...
sassi holford womens black tux with jane taylor hat Read the Article

What to Wear to the Races: An Easy Styling Guide

Royal Ascot is the place to make a sartorial statement. World renowned for elegance, grace and timeless styles from racegoers, Ascot is almost as famous for its fashion than the ...
sassi holford colourful iris wedding dress Read the Article

Garments With A Conscience

We have always had a strong ethos when it comes to looking after the planet and ensuring the process of creating our bridal gowns and ready-to-wear collections are as eco-friendly ...