Jumpsuits for modern mothers of the brides and grooms


I love a bridal jumpsuit! But also feel that jumpsuits are not just for the bride.

More and more often I’m seeing the mother of the bride and groom sporting a bridal jumpsuit on the big day. And I have to say, they look fabulous!

Carry on reading if you are considering wearing a jumpsuit as a mother of the bride or groom. We have lots of style and shopping advice.

We have done the research and we have found the best mother of the bride and groom jumpsuit options.

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Why chose a jumpsuit?

There are so many reasons to choose a jumpsuit over a dress. For one, they’re incredibly comfortable. You can dance the night away without having to worry about your dress getting caught or ripped.

And two, they make a statement. A jumpsuit is a perfect way to stand out from the rest of the wedding party and show off your own personal style.

Choosing the right jumpsuit.

If you’re considering wearing a jumpsuit to your child’s wedding, there are a few things to keep in mind.

First, pick a jumpsuit that flatters your figure. If you’re not used to wearing jumpsuits, this can be a bit of a challenge. But don’t worry, there are plenty of options out there for every body type.

Second, choose a fabric that is appropriate for the season and the formality of the wedding. Linen and chiffon for the summer and crepe and velvet for colder month.  

And finally, make sure you have the right undergarments to avoid any wardrobe malfunctions! The right underwear or shapewear can make or break an outfit. 

Wearing a jumpsuit to your child’s wedding is a great way to show off your personal style and be comfortable at the same time. With so many options available, there’s sure to be a jumpsuit out there that’s perfect for you.

Our favourite mother of the bride and groom jumpsuits

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1. Urban editor’s choice 

This is a great choice for a jumpsuit for the mother of the bride or groom. It comes in many different colours so is great for all seasons. 

The fit is super flattering and it has a formal feel. It also comes in curvy, tall and petite so really is a great all-rounder choice. 

2. Navy mother of the bride jumpsuit

Navy is a great choice if you prefer to wear darker colours but you don’t want to go with black. 

3. One-shoulder mother of bride jumpsuit 

This jumpsuit is a lovely soft colour that looks formal but also modern with the one-shoulder sleeve detail. 

4. Best floral jumpsuit

This is perfect for a summer wedding, whether formal or a more outdoor relaxed event. 

It has a super flattering fit and the soft floral design adds a pretty feel. It is a little low cut but you could have it pinned or wear a pretty blouse underneath. 

5. Perfect for a winter wedding

This green velvet jumpsuit is absolutely stunning. It is perfect for a winter or autumn wedding. 

It has a lovely flattering fit and the button detail adds some interest and the scrunched sleeves are the perfect finishing touch. 

6. For the bold mother

This is definitely a bold statement color! Depending on your child’s wedding though it could be a perfect choice. 

7. For an autumn wedding

This colour just screams autumn to me. The colour is a modern choice while the tuxedo style silhouette gives a formal feel. 

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8. For the print lover 

I just love the print on this one. It will suit a formal or relaxed wedding depending on the styling. 

The fit is so flattering it is great for any shape or size. 

9. Best for a black-tie wedding

This is a super stylish jumpsuit. It is formal and fun at the same time. 

10. Best for boho mothers

If you are a relaxed boho mother looking for something pretty but comfy, this is for you!

11. Best Plus size

This comes in all sizes but I think the plus size option really suits a curvy figure. 

12. Perfect linen jumpsuit

Linen is a great choice, especially for a summer wedding! Linen look expensive but is a great breathable fabric. 

13. Best jumpsuit with cape

Why can’t the mother wear a cape also? This definitely a bolder choice but if your child’s wedding is unique then this is the perfect choice. 

14. Blue bold mother-of-bride jumpsuit

A great winter blue choice. It is a bold color choice but for a winter wedding, I think it is perfect.

15. Bold bright jumpsuit

This jumpsuit is a gorgeous bold berry colour. You will definitely stand out on the big day. 

16. Perfect for a Christmas wedding

This jumpsuit just screams Christmas to me! It would work for any winter wedding though.

17. Best sequin jumpsuit

This jumpsuit has a formal feel. The sequin top overlay adds a bit of sparkle. 

18. Best yellow jumpsuit

Yellow is a tricky one with weddings! People tend to avoid brighter colors. I think this is the perfect fall wedding choice though for the mother of the bride or groom. 

FAQs and shopping guide


Can the mother of the bride wear a jumpsuit?

Yes! The mother of the bride can absolutely wear a jumpsuit. In fact, more and more mothers are choosing to do so. Not only are they stylish and comfortable, but they also allow you to show off your personal style.

What is the best fabric for a mother of the bride jumpsuit?

The best fabric for a mother of the bride jumpsuit depends on the season and formality of the wedding. For a summer wedding, look for a lightweight fabric like linen or cotton. For a winter wedding, choose a heavier fabric like velvet or wool. And for a formal wedding, opt for something luxurious like silk or satin.

What are the best colors for a mother of the bride jumpsuit?

There are no hard and fast rules when it comes to choosing the best color for a mother of the bride jumpsuit. It really depends on your personal style and the overall aesthetic of the wedding. If you want to blend in with the wedding party, go for a neutral color like black or ivory. If you want to make more of a statement, choose a bolder hue like red or blue. And if you’re looking for something in between, opt for a pastel shade like pink or yellow.

Where can I buy a mother of the bride jumpsuit?

There are plenty of places to buy a mother of the bride jumpsuit. Department stores, bridal boutiques, and even some high-end retailers carry them. Or, if you’re looking for something more affordable, there are plenty of options available online.

How do I style a mother of the bride jumpsuit?

The best way to style a mother of the bride jumpsuit depends on the overall look you’re going for. If you want a more formal look, pair your jumpsuit with heels and statement jewelry. For a more casual look, style it with flats and understated accessories. And for a chic and stylish look, try pairing it with heels and a blazer.

What is the most important thing to remember when choosing a mother of the bride jumpsuit?

The most important thing to remember when choosing a mother of the bride jumpsuit is to pick one that flatters your figure. With so many options available, it’s important to find a jumpsuit that makes you feel confident and comfortable.

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