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12 Fabulous Mother-of-the-Bride Gowns for Fall Weddings

12 Fabulous Mother-of-the-Bride Gowns for Fall Weddings
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The bride’s mother knows she’ll be the second most noticed woman at the wedding, so she’ll want to wear an unforgettable ensemble for this pivotal moment. Mom can start planning now for your fall wedding, choosing from classic black, sexy nude or the rich tones of autumn. And whether she wants to look classic, romantic, or — dare we say — sexy, she’ll find something fabulous and on-trend in our selection of mother-of-the-bride dresses from Nordstrom Rack, Macy’s and more.

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Marina Scalloped Sequin Lace Dress


The scalloped V-neck styling on this long-sleeve lace dress gives it a sharp, elegant look that is heightened by sparkly sequins. Pair with a simple black evening bag.

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Harlyn Twist Front Faux Wrap Gown


Quietly elegant, this floor-length gown features a twist waist and a faux-wrap design with a center front slit. All it needs is some glittering chandelier earrings.

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Marina Long Sleeve Lace Gown


We love the elegant silhouette this lace gown creates with its floor-length mermaid-style skirt and sequin embellishments. Add some strappy heels to finish the look.

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J Kara Bead-Embellished Cape Gown


Effortlessly chic, this flowing V-neck gown in gorgeous hunter green is embellished with silvery beads on its chiffon cape.

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Fame and Partners The Rachel Wrap Gown


Constructed in a true wrap style, this georgette gown features long sleeves with three-button cuffs in a burgundy color that is perfect for fall. Its surplice V-neck simply begs for the addition of a gorgeous necklace.

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Adrianna Papell Boho Beaded Mesh Gown


We love the boho whimsy that imbues this Adrianna Papell gown, which is adorned in sequins and folkish beadwork and crafted from a moss green mesh that is the perfect shade for a fall wedding.

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Vince Twist Front Silk Dress


This silk dress conveys simple grace with its straightforward tailoring that is accented with a twist-front flourish. We love a nude lip and a smokey eye with this cooly dramatic dress.

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JS Collections Embroidered Lace Scallop Trim Evening Dress


This floral lace gown emits a regal vibe due to its floor-length skirt, bateau neck and an an overlayed, V-back bodice featuring three-quarter sleeves. We love this look with red lipstick.

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Show Me Your Mumu Emily Maxi Dress


Gold jewelry would pair perfectly with this bohemian gown whose merlot-colored chiffon is in tune with autumn’s rich palette of colors. Bonus: The flutter sleeves and floor-pooling length bring on the glamour.

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Bardot Midnight Long Sleeve Lace Dress


Has mom been working out with you to prepare for the wedding? If so, she can show off her gym-sculpted bod in this V-neck illusion lace dress that features a sweetheart neckline and long, sheer sleeves.

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Adrianna Papell Jeweled Front Belt Crepe Gown


A blend of modesty and daring, this floor-length gown features elbow-length sleeves and a jeweled belt on perfectly draped crepe. A leg-baring front slit gives it a hint of sex appeal.

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Eliza J Off the Shoulder Velvet Cocktail Dress


A hint of Spandex renders a figure-flattering fit for this lush velvet cocktail dress that features a shoulder-baring neckline.