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Formal Events(38)

Shop By Event Formal Events

Classic and elegant, these pieces are perfect for any type of wedding or formal event.

Tiered Dress
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$109.99 - $119.99

Alex Evenings Soft Spring Special Occasion Knit Jacket Dress
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marketing message badgeSpecial Occasion Bias Tiered Two Piece Georgette Dress
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$119.99 - $129.99
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$71.97 - $129.99
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Floral Soutache Duster Jacket & Pant Set
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Lovely Lavender Jacket Dress
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$129.99 - $139.99

Lovely Lace Sequin Jacket Dress
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Original price:
$139.99
Current price:
$79.98

Coming Up Roses Gown by Alex Evenings
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Original price:
$285.99
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$142.98

marketing message badgeSpecial Occasion Beaded Jacket Dress
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Lace Duster Pant Set
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$129.99 - $139.99
Current price:
$97.98

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Flirty Floral Tea Length Dress by Alex Evenings
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Scallop Lace Jacket Gown by Alex Evenings
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Romantic Roses Tiered Top & Georgette Pants
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$25.99 - $139.99
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$25.99 - $109.98

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Original price:
$235.99
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$117.97

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$59.99 - $65.99
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$39.98 - $45.98

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$129.99 - $139.99
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$90.98 - $97.98

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$139.99 - $149.99
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$69.97

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$149.99 - $159.99

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Original price:
$255.99
Current price:
$127.97

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$199.99 - $209.99
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$159.98 - $169.98


Mother of the Bride & Groom Outfits

Celebrate their big day in style and grace with Draper's and Damon's collection of mother of the bride & groom dresses & outfits. Classic and elegant, these pieces are perfect for any type of wedding. Whether you are looking for a dress or pant suit, whether the season is summer or winter – we've got just what you are looking for so you can celebrate the wedding in style. Our looks are also designed to create a sophisticated ensemble for the grandmother of the bride and grandmother of the groom just the same. Need some inspiration?

Our collection is also designed to help the grandmother of the bride or groom find the perfect outfit for the special day! From gorgeous fabrics to timeless designs to flawless silhouettes, you'll learn everything you need to know about creating your perfect wedding day outfit. We specialize in stunning wedding fashions for mothers of the bride and mothers of the groom. Each season, we offer the newest special occasion trends in tea length dresses, floor length gowns, classic jacket dresses, sparkling twin sets, and formal pants and skirts to match. Is it a formal affair? Shop the latest celebration styles from Alex Evenings, radiant with sequins, shimmering floral embroidery, godet hemlines, and fabulous flutter. Is the event set outside? You'll find a gorgeous selection of spring and summer wedding styles in vibrant colors and fantastic floral prints. No matter if you're a mother of the bride or mother of the groom, you'll be the second most beautiful woman in the room when you shop the down-the-aisle style at Draper's & Damon's.

What Should a Mother of The Bride Wear?

Your ideal down-the-aisle-style is simply defined, with explanations of our most popular mother of the bride fashions. Find your perfect wedding day look when you select a formal jacket dress, twin set, dress or suit.

  • Jacket Dresses: Fabulous, feminine and wonderfully figure-flattering, our special occasion jacket dresses make the most of any celebration. Specially designed with mothers of the bride in mind, our formal jacket dress collection offers both modern glamour as well as timeless appeal with graceful silhouettes that both shape and conceal.
  • Formal Suits: When it comes to unforgettable entrances, our special occasion suits put you at the center of attention. Designed for stylish statements as well as graceful ease, our women's suits will have you posing, dancing and greeting guests with confidence and comfort. Ranging in styles from formal to casually elegant, our special event suits for women will have you looking your very best for the big day.
  • Twin Sets: Timeless and tasteful, our special occasion twin sets capture the moment with beautiful versatility. The perfect partner with dressy pants, floor length skirts and more, our women's twin sets let you easily create the wedding outfit of your dreams with lavish lace, spectacular shimmer, classic charm, and sensational color.
  • Classic Dresses: You're ready for moments both magical and memorable when you're wearing the irresistible charm of our mother of the bride dresses. Precisely designed for the day's many events, our collection of special occasion dresses will have you looking perfectly beautiful while feeling perfectly comfortable in luxury fabrics and designer details.

What Are The Best Fabrics for Mother of The Bride Dresses, Suits, & More?

Whether the wedding is a casual or elegant affair, we offer a variety of special occasion fabrics to perfectly match the mood. From lavish lace to luxury knits to flowing georgette, you'll look and feel you best in the fabrics that were made to create the most beautiful mother of the bride outfits.

  • Glitter Knit: Styled for divine shimmer and shine, our glitter knit fabrics make the most of our mother of the bride dresses, suits, jacket dresses and twin sets. Designed with a helpful touch of stretch, this formal fabric offers lovely grace, comfort and ease.
  • Lace: What could be lovelier than timeless lace? This classic formal fabric transforms you into the most beautiful mother of the bride with upscale elegance. Especially with the brilliance of sequins. When it comes to the most alluring styles in women's special occasion dresses, twin sets and more, always look to lace.
  • Georgette & Chiffon: Beloved for the way it makes mothers of the bride look flowing and fabulous, georgette and chiffon are among the most popular of wedding day fabrics. Our collection of special event dresses, formal pants and flowing skirts always include a selection of georgette and chiffon pieces for the stunning way they make any moment magic. Our mothers of the brides also adore the endless versatility of georgette and chiffon fashions as they can be worn at a variety of formal events throughout the year.
  • Sequins: Although not a true formal fabric, sequins is the special detail that makes mother of the bride fashions look absolutely brilliant. Dazzling and dramatic, sequins livens the look of special event dresses and formal twin sets with a particular pizzazz that's impossible to ignore. When it comes to selecting a women's wedding day outfit with sensational style, sequins never fails to charm.