Are you looking for mother of the bride dresses with sleeves? Want to cover your arms in the dress, whether with a small cap sleeve, full-length sleeve, or 3/4 sleeves on your dress? We’ve got you covered! Read on for more + subscribe now for the latest to your inbox.
If you’re searching for the best Mother of the Bride dresses that cover arms in a most stylish way, look no further! In this blog post, we’ll show you where to buy mother of the bride dresses with sleeves: cap sleeves, long sleeves, and even 3/4 sleeves to keep you covered, but cool in the warmer months.
Mother of the Bride Dress That Covers Arms
This post was inspired by a recent Ask Emmaline question posed by Laura, whose daughter is getting married in August. She is having trouble finding a stylish Mother of the Bride dress with sleeves. She writes,
“Hi Emmaline Bride Team, I’m looking for a dress to wear to my daughter’s wedding in August. I am having trouble finding Mother of the Bride dresses that cover arms and don’t look too matronly. I want to be stylish but covered. Any ideas?”
Great question, Laura! You pointed out something I haven’t thought about: Mother of the Bride dresses that aren’t matronly, yet covered… especially dresses that cover arms. We did some research on the topic and found you a beautiful array of dresses that will keep your arms covered yet still look as stylish as ever.
Which of these Mother of the Bride dresses is YOUR favorite?
Mother of the Bride Dresses with Sleeves
If you want to cover arms, the best way to do it is with a cap sleeve or flutter sleeve for just a hint of shoulder coverage, a 3/4 length sleeve to cover most of your arms, or go full-on coverage with long sleeve Mother of the Bride dresses for ultimate coverage.
1. Short Sleeve Mother of the Bride Dress
This stylish dress features an elegant short sleeve and long floor-length skirt. By designer Mac Duggal. Shop here.
2. Long Sheer Midi Dress
This is one of the best dresses that covers arms and is perfect for the Mother of the Bride to wear. It has long sleeves with illusion tulle and a stylish tea length skirt. Buy here.
3. Off-the-Shoulder Column Dress
If you want to cover your arms in the most stylish way possible, opt for a column dress and an off-the-shoulder neckline like this! The style is available in multiple colors. You can buy it here.
4. Long Sleeve Maxi Velvet Dress
Go with soft, sumptuous velvet and long sleeves for the ultimate Mother of the Bride dress! I love this style. More colors are available! You can shop here.
5. Sequin Dress with Elbow-Length Sleeves
Ooh, this is the ultimate in style and sparkle: a sequin dress with knee-length hemline, elegant sequins, delicate beadwork, and many color options. This makes a perfect Mother of the Bride dress that covers arms while still looking stylish. Shop now.
Here’s another color option:
6. Flutter Sleeve Open-Back Dress
For a sensational gown, choose this velvet dress with an open back, flutter sleeves, and a luxe velvet fabric. Shop here.
7. Deep V-Neck Satin Dress
If there is one satin dress the Mother of the Bride will love, this is it! It has a deep v-neckline, a flattering floor-length skirt, it covers the back, and covers the arms to the elbow length. Buy here.
8. Floral Print Dress with Sleeves
For Mother of the Bride dresses with sleeves that don’t look like the same old dress you’ve seen, check out this styly by designer Adrianna Papell. It features long elbow-length sleeves, a floor length skirt, a stylish waist tie, floral embroidery, and lace. Buy here.
9. Three-Fourth Lace Floral Sleeves
This stylish dress, shown in burgundy, is a perfect Mother of the Bride dress with sleeves. It features rich, vibrant color and a flattering silhouette. Buy here.
10. Navy Dress with Flutter Sleeve
This beautiful dress is perfect for mom! Get it here.
There you have it: the top ten dresses, all perfectly covering your arms in a variety of ways. You can browse these styles and see more dresses at BHLDN or Azazie. Thanks so much for writing and I hope it helps!