(Closed) Did your MOB match?

posted 6 years ago in Family
  • poll: Did you Mom match the wedding colors?
    Yes, her dress was the same as the bridesmaids dresses : (7 votes)
    14 %
    Yes, her dress was in a wedding color, but not the bridesmaid dress color : (6 votes)
    12 %
    No, but her dress coordinated with the wedding colors just fine : (22 votes)
    43 %
    No, her dress color was not related at all : (12 votes)
    24 %
    Other (explain) : (4 votes)
    8 %
  • Post # 3
    23602 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2011

    Nope.  She really didn’t want to. But you saw my photo of my sister (a BM) with my mom. I think it worked out okay!

    Post # 5
    4887 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    My colors are grey, orange and yellow.  Mom’s wearing a gorgeous dark gold/champagne one shouldered number.  FMIL is wearing blue-navy.  Gramma is wearing brown.  No one matches!

    Post # 6
    2616 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    i clicked yes but then reread the poll… mom’s dress is a like violet where bridesmaids are a plum.

    Post # 7
    171 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    My sister who is my Maid/Matron of Honor decided she wanted to wear the same dress and color as the Bridesmaid or Best Man because it looks nicer. She will be wearing a sash and her bouquet will be slightly different from the Bridesmaid or Best Man just so she can stand out a little more but I think it looks pretty nice.

    Post # 8
    1611 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    My colors are Navy and Peach and my step mom is wearing black which is obviously a neutral.  My FI’s mom hasn’t picked a dress yet.  She was going to wear and orange-peachy one, but my Fiance didn’t like it and talked her out of it.

    Post # 9
    7311 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2011 - Bed & Breakfast

    Yes, my Mom matched the wedding colors, but not because I asked her too. In fact, the color she chose was my MOH’s first choice. But once my Mom purchased her dress, Maid/Matron of Honor decided that she didn’t want to wear the same color and my Mom, so she chose another color to wear. I really didn’t care what color anyone wore. My directions were “Choose an outfit that makes you feel fabulous!”

    Post # 10
    544 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    My mom will match the Jr. Bridesmaid who is in full “tealness” as well; the bridesmaid/MOH dress is black with “tealness” accents, so my mom won’t be overly matchy-matchy with theirs.  She insisted on wearing a wedding color…and black and white weren’t options.

    Post # 11
    339 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    My mom decided to match my dad.

    Our wedding colors were purple and yellow. Fiance is wearing a purple vest and the Groomsmen are wearing yelllow vest. Both fathers decided they didnt like either color and choose silver. So my mom decided to go with a grey/silver dress to match my dad but it still cordinates witht he wedding colors. Fiance adopted mom choose a blue grey color dress which is perfectly fine with me!

    Post # 13
    319 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    Not at all.  But the dress she chose is nice so I guess that is fine.

    Post # 14
    4465 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    Nope, but she coordinated well.  My Bridesmaid or Best Man color was “watermelon” and she wore “clover” from David’s Bridal.  Looked great.

    Post # 15
    8882 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper

    I’m doing Guava and White, all my bridesmaids are in a guava dress and guava shoes. The Maid/Matron of Honor is in the same guava dress, but we are adding a white sash to her dress and she will have the same shoes but in white.

    Post # 16
    828 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    My MOB is wearing a color that coordinates with the other colors in my scheme but I’m not using it anywhere else. I kind of want to pick out the MOG’s dress so that it coordinates equally as well, but I don’t think that’s going to happen.

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