Mother of the Bride

Ann Balon

Ann Balon began her career as a jewellery designer and it was after falling in love with Italian lace and the dressmaking techniques that are popular in the south of Italy that Ann Balon the brand was born. Today, Ann Balon is one of the UK’s leading occasion wear labels and its gorgeous and classic dresses are a very popular choice for the Mothers of the Bride, Mothers of the Groom and other very special occasions. Designed for real woman and available both in petite and plus sizes, you can rest assured that an Ann Balon outfit will make you feel glamorous, elegant and confident.


Bernshaw is renowned for both glamour and sophistication. Favoured by celebrities the world over, Bernshaw dresses regularly grace red carpet events and High Society celebrations.


Condici is the expert in dressing Mothers of the Bride and Groom, designing outfits that perfectly reflect the style, glamour and elegance required for such an important day. As one of the UK’s leading occasion wear labels, the brand has established itself as a leader in the wedding market and in 2007 launched the Inspirato collection, also catering for special occasions and weddings. Each Condici outfit comes with a matching cute cropped or a sleek long jacket and wide-brimmed hats and fascinators are also available to complete your wedding outfit.

Dress Code

Now in its 15th year Veromia is a leader in its field with 9 stunning collections under the umbrella of The Veromia Group. So whether you are looking for a beautifully detailed Bridal Gown, Mother of the Bride outfit, Occasion wear or bridesmaid dress we have our designers creating cutting edge designs with you in mind.

Dressed up by Veromia

After Dress Code’s incredible success, we are delighted to introduce Dressed Up, Veromia’s exclusively plus-size collection. Perfect for curvy mothers of the bride or groom, Dressed Up includes beautiful dresses and separates designed to flatter your figure. Available in sizes 16 to 24.

Frank Lyman

Frank Lyman’s latest collection offers you the perfect day to evening wardrobe. Fabulous dresses, tops, trousers, all in easy wash, wear and pack fabrics. Fabulous fit, stunning colours and guarantee to turn heads. Visit us today to view our extensive collection in store now.

Gina Bacconi

Part of the Shubette fashion design group, British label Gina Bacconi focuses on the modern and elegant 30+ woman with a gorgeous range of party, evening and mother of the bride dresses. With flattering cuts and made with exquisite fabrics, this range of dresses is one of our customers favourites and great choice when you want to make a really stunning entrance.


Launched in 2007 by Condici, Ispirato is a British label which has become synonymous with elegance and femininity, quickly becoming one of the leading names in occasion wear. Renowned for their classic cuts, quality fabrics and intricate craftsmanship, this occasion wear range focuses on sophisticated and glamorous dresses, making it a great choice for Mothers of the Bride or Groom and wedding guests.

James Lakeland

Our mainline collection at James Lakeland has been eagerly anticipated by fashion editors and buyers alike. It is a time of growth at James Lakeland and our loyal customers know that there is one paramount philosophy in the construction of our clothes quality.

John Charles

British occasion wear label John Charles is often described as a women’s best kept secret and this fabulous collection has become a reference for glamour and sophistication. With a reputation for quality design, luxurious fabrics and intricate attention to details, John Charles is one of our most popular brands for Mother of the Bride and Mother of the Groom, and each outfit includes a stylish cropped jacket. Matching fascinators or hatinators are also available to finish your wedding or special event look. John Charles was the RBA winner for Best Occasion wear designer three years in a row and is proud of its industry leader status for mother of the bride couture. John Charles will have you looking and feeling luxurious from head-to-toe.

Joseph Ribkoff

Since 1957 Joseph Ribkoff has been successfully designing collections for women around the world who lead busy lifestyles. Joseph Ribkoff is a Canadian label whose designs reflect an in-depth understanding of fashion trends and consumer preferences. Joseph Ribkoff creates formal dresses and separates for parties and special occasions, their designs reflect an in-depth understanding of fashion trends and consumer preferences for resort, cruise, office, formal or evening wear.

Michaela Louisa

British design house Michaela Louisa is one of the most popular labels, offering gorgeous and glamorous dresses in a wide range of flattering fits. Versatile, colourful and ultra-feminine, Michaela Louisa outfits are just perfect for the slightly less formal occasion.

Sonia Pena

Sonia Pena is a gorgeous Spanish collection. It is fresh, colourful and sophisticated, perfect for any special occasion.

Veni Infantino

Founded in the 1950s, Ronald Joyce is one if the best knows manufacturers for brisal, bridesmaids and occasion wear. Their occasion wear collection, Veni Infantino, is named after the Italian-born designer behind the brand, who has developed a unique signature style creating beautiful dresses, using modern materials and soft shapes. Veni’s signature style is elegant, stylish, feminine and timeless. Unmistakably elegant and feminine, Veni Infantino dresses are just perfect for that very special occasion as well as a fabulous and sought after choice for the Mother of the Bride or Groom.