Margaret's Pages - Bridal Series
OUTFITS for the Mothers of the
Bride and Groom

Body shapes  and size have to be considered, as well as colouring, and whether the bride is following a theme that she wants the Mothers to be part of as well.

Here are some frock samples - some may trigger thoughts of a theme and style you want.

Remember they are only suggestions, and illustrated by models with perfect shapes.
A cream 2 piece suit
with matching hat
2 piece suit in pale pink with matching hat.
Smart 2 piece outfit in a deeper blue, with matching hat.
2 very elegant 2 piece suits with matching hats. One in a soft blue and other in a mushroom pink shade.
Suit late afternoon wedding
Another pink 2 piece suit with matching hat.  This style would suit many body shapes.
Not all women in the age group of being the Brides Mother wants to wear pink or blue,
so some other suggestions follow. 
(left) . a wonderfully smart off- the shoulder dress in navy blue corded lace.
Wonderful for an afternoon wedding.
(right) - a lovely outfit for a wedding after (say) 5 pm . This wine coloured beaded lace jacket  with silk chiffon skirt is a beautiful choice, for a women who can successfully wear a wine colour. 

The shape with a V neck would also suit a more heavily busted woman too.
This deep Bottle Green 2 piece suit is an off the shoulder top in corded lace with a silk slim line skirt.  A lovely choice for the woman who can successfully wear off the shoulder outfits, and who can wear the deep colour tonings.
Electric Blue outfits can only really be worn by someone with a Deep, or  Clear COOL colour tone. This beautiful outfit is a sequin and lace dress with a separate blue satin sash around the waist.
The beautiful elegance of a cream outfit can not be ignored.  This 2 piece suit has an easy fit skirt and tailored jacket with gold embossing on one side.
More beautiful ideas for Mothers, depending on their body shapes, likes, and the Brides wedding theme. Have fun picking out YOUR special outfit and enjoy the wedding!
Suits in Cream or Plum would be suitable for most weddings
Black top and light red or Fuchsia skirt makes a statement.
Beautiful Aqua dress and Bolero to suit a very slim
Coffee coloured lace and chiffon creation by Jean de Lys in USA
Lovely Purple/Ameythst ensemble from USA firm Montage
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