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A wedding is such a special occasion for everyone, including the mother of the bride and/or groom involved.
The much-revered mums’ outfit is such an important one – so make sure you know exactly where to go to find that perfect ensemble in Glasgow with our shop and boutique rundown…
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“We want mums to feel just as glam and beautiful as the bride does when it comes to choosing a special outfit,” says Rachel Brown, stylist at David’s Bridal Braehead. “It’s a big day for everyone involved, and mums deserve to have that reveal moment too.”
The team at David’s Bridal pride themselves in treating everyone who comes through their doors the same, from flower girls to the bride herself, and mother of the bride or groom is no different.
“To complete your outfit, we have shoes and accessories in-store; you can get your whole outfit in one place. Five-star service is our priority,” explains Rachel.
Once you find your gown, the in-store alterations team will make sure that it fits like a dream.
David’s Bridal is open seven days a week. Appointments can be made online.
David’s Bridal stock: Cachet, DB Studio, Nightway and Vera Wang.
Visit David’s Bridal Glasgow’s website | t. 0141 8852121
“We offer a friendly, honest and relaxed experience at Reeta Fashions, and we love helping mothers of the bride and groom find that very special outfit to wear on their son or daughter’s wedding,” says owner at the Gallowgate boutique, Sheran Lang.
Outfits at Reeta Fashions cater for all different styles, from beautiful modern dresses to a more classic, traditional look; you’ll find something to suit your personality and budget here. Sizes go up to 26 too.
“We also have an amazing alterations service to ensure your chosen outfit fits perfectly,” says Sheran. “You’re in safe hands with us.”
Reeta Fashions have a fantastic range of hats and fascinators to compliment your outfit, from statement pieces to daintier fascinators.
Reeta Fashions stock: Couture Club, Gina Baconni, Lexus, Marfil, Maria Lago and Sonia Pena.
Catherine’s of Partick
Located in Glasgow’s west end, Catherine’s of Partick is a well-established occasionwear specialist with a range of sought-after designers and gorgeous millinery.
Visit the Catherine’s of Partick website
Joyce Young Design Studios
With a mother of the bride and groom collection individually made-to-measure, this is the place to visit if you’re after something unique and bespoke.
Browse a variety of mums’ styles in a relaxed environment, with mother of the bride dresses and outfits to suit every budget and body shape.
Visit Mia Bella’s website
Located on Dumbarton Road in Glasgow, this boutique is best for the more modern, fashion-forward mum who doesn’t want anything too traditional.
Visit Halo Glasgow’s website
This Barrhead-based boutique specialises in occasionwear, and stocks a great range of accessories for mothers’ of the bride and groom too, including hats and fascinators.
Visit Moda Dea’s website
This pre-loved clothing shop is just outside Glasgow in Mollinsburn, and stocks outfits, hats and accessories; ideal for a mum on a budget who wants great quality.
~ WILLING TO TRAVEL? ~
These amazing mother of the bride/groom boutiques aren’t quite in the centre of Glasgow, but they’re all within a one-hour drive from Glasgow and definitely worthwhile visiting on your outfit hunt!
Frox of Falkirk
This occasion wear specialist is always full of beautiful gowns, all in the latest trends and colours, and in a variety of sizes from 8-32.
Plus, with a huge range of fascinators and hats, shoes and bags, you’ll find everything you need to complete your look all under one roof.
The team at Frox pride themselves in their ability to offer a friendly and professional personal shopping experience, to help the mother of the bride or groom feel like the Queen she is!
Choose from a range of modern to classic styles, with something to suit all budgets.
Frox of Falkirk stocks: Ann Balon, Anoola, Cabotine, Carmen Melero, Couture Club, Fely Campo, Gill Harvey, Irresistible, Marfil, Penguin, Social Occasions, Teresa Ripoll and Zeila.
You can be sure of really personal service (award-winning, in fact!) at this Falkirk boutique, with designers like Ronald Joyce and Veromia in stock.
Visit Catwalk’s website
With Ella Boo and Daisy May amongst the designers at this Falkirk shop, you can be sure to find a chic and classy mother of the bride or groom outfit here. Out of hours appointments are also available.
The Dressing Rooms
Grab a bargain at this store, which takes past season outfits from sister shop Catwalk and sells them at fantastic discounted prices.
Elegance Boutique of Helensburgh
You’ll find your complete mother of the bride/groom outfit at this boutique near Loch Lomond, with hats, jewellery, bags and shoes.
Ispirato, Michaela Louisa and John Charles London are just a few of the designers stocked at this boutique in Ayr.
Visit Gina Smart’s website