As the mother of the groom, there are bound to be certain expectations from you. One of the major 'expectations' is definitely your attire. You need to look exquisite, and at the same time maintain a level of dignity that is associated with being the mother of the groom. Wearing a gown may seem the easiest way out, but when you honestly think about it, doesn't a teal length dress make much more sense? It's practical, will enable you to move around quicker than you would in a gown. Plus, it's stylish like nobody's business! Given below are some of the safest options you can try when it comes to this teasing length of dresses.
Tea Length Summer Dresses
One of the best options for you as the mother of a groom, marrying in the summer is a tea length dress. Since it is a summer wedding, go for light and pastel shades. A plain, deep mauve or beige dress, with a belt contrasting it at the hip, looks great. You can also fancy it up with a matching hat. Another idea is a straight fit cocktail dress, but in any color except black. Wear appropriate jewelry to co-ordinate with the outfit and you'll be the stunner at the wedding
Tea Length Winter Dresses
Generally women avoid wearing tea length dresses for a winter wedding, and stick to a pantsuit or a long gown. But you can definitely go in for one in a thick fabric, that will keep you warm. Go in for a chic plain Persian pink dress in silk, with matching lining. Wear a full sleeve jacket with some self embroidery to complete it. Wear nude colored stockings to keep your legs warm. Closed pumps in a matching color are the best option for a winter wedding.
Tea Length Fall Dresses
The best part of fall, is the golden foliage, that drifts away from the trees and covers the ground completely. Hence, tea length dresses for a fall wedding, can be worn in shades of light orange or gold, to keep with the scenic beauty of nature. No violent clashes like blue or green please! Just opt for a pretty dress in gold and cream, with elbow length sleeves, made of a netted fabric. Choose a neckline that flatters your bone structure and wear befitting jewelry and shoes.
Tea Length Plus Size Dresses
If plus size dresses is your worry, then you can ask your seamstress to modify the dress as you want it and need it. Or else, get a very early start, and have one designed for yourself from a trusted designer or seamstress. Keep the sleeves medium length, and the neckline plain and simple. Plain does not translate to boring. So, go all out on the fabric. Keep it simple but elegant, with a lightly embroidered or sequined bodice, or jacket. Choose dark colors as they have a slimming effect. Wear