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Mothers Are Hard To Please: Stay On Their Good Side With Flattering MOB Dresses

May 17, 2011 by carlarothberg
shefinds | Weddings
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If we’re being honest, your mom has managed (and caused?) plenty of your pre-wedding breakdowns over the last year, and your future-mother-in-law is someone you want to get off on a good fit with, so help them both find something smashing to wear to the wedding.

Whether she wants some flattering draping or a way to cover her upper arms, there are plenty of designer plus-size options to choose from. Remember that for plus size women, dresses that taper at narrow spots  (like just below the bust and the natural waist) tend to be the most flattering. And don’t settle for a sloppy pashmina or wrap to top a fancy dress; opt instead for a fitted jackets or a dress with actual sleeves – they do exist!

Shop our mother-in-law approved list (but shop for your mom first!):

For more in plus size bridal style, read on for Plus Size Wedding Gowns and 5 Bridesmaid Dresses That Look Good On Anyone. Need more Mother of the Bride Dress ideas? Shop our guide here.

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