Mother of the bride dresses are generally elegant and modest. Depending on the bride and the wedding, the mother of the bride dress can be either short or long. A Mother of the Bride evening gown or formal dress is generally worn for an evening wedding. Dresses for the mother of the bride can be many shapes and sizes. Shop PROM LOOK for a large selection of mother of the bride dresses and gowns for mother of the bride or groom. Since you are purchasing a mother of the bride dress, be sure to wear something that is not too revealing and clingy. While a long dress may be covering your legs, be sure that the material is flowing and you look classy for your wedding. If the event is more casual, a casual summer dress may be perfect. Though it is cute and casual, you need to keep your body type in mind. If the top is a v neck or a halter style and you are busty, you may want to stay clear of this.