10 Stylish MOB Dresses for Your Not-Boring Mother

When my own beautiful mother was searching for her MOB dress, she had quite a time finding something that felt like “her.” All of the dresses marketed for MOBs at the bridal salons had jackets, which my mom never wears. Many of the dresses were cut quite straight, leaving my mom saying again and again, “This feels like a bag!,” or “I feel like I’m wearing a sack!” And yet, heading for the bridesmaid section again left her feeling like she was in the wrong place. The dresses often felt too short, too low-cut, too casual for a MOB. While my own mother ended up going the custom route for her dress, I don’t think that has to be the only way for other youthful MOBs who want fashionable wedding attire. Here are some beautiful dresses I’ve rounded up that are stylish, tasteful, and elegant…perfect for your sweet mama!

Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
“Kinley” by Tadashi Shoji | via Brides

Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-So-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
Cap sleeve beaded gown with scoop back | via David’s Bridal
10 Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
Style 214847 by Social Occasions by Mon Cheri
Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
Pleated Stretch Satin Sheath Dress by Patra | via Nordstrom
Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
Style 114906 by Montage by Mon Cheri
White House Black Market MOB Dress for Stylish Mamas - Wedding Belles Blog
White House Black Market | via Brides
Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
“Twinkling at Twilight” by ModCloth
10 Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
Grey Celebrity Jacquard 3/4 Sleeve Hemline Designer Pencil Dress by Morpheus Boutique
Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
Silk crepe and chiffon dress by Chetta B | via Brides
Stylish MOB Dresses for Not-Boring Mothers - Wedding Belles Blog
“Matisse” by Sue Wong | via BHLDN

Share with me belles…where did your mom end up finding her dress? Did it take awhile?

xoxo Laura

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