Vera Mont was established in the 1960’s during the years of First Lady Jackie Kennedy, who was a crucial style icon portraying modern elegance, poise and purposeful fashion. The Vera Mont collection shares in the essence of this fashion icon with their expertise in fashion, high standards, zeitgeist and sophistication in order to convey a feeling of modern femininity and an enjoyment of fashion.
Vera Mont is committed to combining modern design and current trends with maximum comfort and wearability so that you feel well dressed and comfortable for any occasion.
The focus of the current collection is to allow women to transition from their desk to dinner with contemporary flair, designed for those of us who love their own style and needs a variety of possible combinations. At the heart of the collection are expressive day dresses in clean shapes that can be styled through to the evening and combined with matching accessories.
The new season’s trends are here to transform your occasional looks with an exciting mixture of demure charm and contemporary choices. We stock sizes 10 – 24
Less is more this season with more conservative, vintage styles being popular. The Mock Wrap Dress in a darling cobalt blue is a lovely choice. The soft cowl-front neckline, gathered waistline detail with waterfall tab comes together for a feminine cut and a burst of fun colour. Another pretty silhouette is the Ombre Jersey Dress with the wrap detail at the waist to cinch in the figure and the length hitting just on knee. The pattern is particularly stunning as the pattern moves from dark to light.
Another big trend following this theme is the illusion, looking to sheer fabrics strategically placed to flaunt a peak of skin. This is already very popular in red carpet looks, giving you the opportunity to display your best features while maintaining a super glamorous style. The Vera Mont Lace Overlay Dress features an Illusion neckline and half-length sleeves. The pretty sheer material allows you to show off a little skin while staying modest.
Romance is definitely making a comeback. Spring is often the season known for creamy pastel colours and soft detailing, which is why the new romantic trend will be seen in a lot of wedding designs. Opting for ruffles and light fabrics such as chiffon, with sheer details will make for a pretty and elegant outfit to suit any occasion. The Vera Mont Crochet Stripe Dress is on-trend with soft pale blue and an elegant crochet effect fabric. This style is beautifully feminine and would be a perfect match for the Aqua Chiffon Waterfall Jacket in lightweight, semi-sheer woven chiffon. The supple cloth alongside the waterfall design makes for a dreamy feel.
The Printed Chiffon Shawl is another option for adding a romantic element your outfit. In a semi-sheer Ivory, paletaupe, apricot, pink and terracotta floral print it is easy to match with an existing ensemble or get the Wrap Style Stretch Cotton Dress is the same feminine print.
Whatever the garment, size, shape, color or style, lace fabrics and trims will make for the ultimate occasion look this season. Minimalist dress styles, such as the slip dress, will be given a more lavish update with layers of lace and ruching. If you don’t want to go overboard with this trend however, a sophisticated lace jacket will give your occasion wear a glamorous edge. The Lace Overlay Dress is a fantastic lace option to add to your wardrobe.
Mother of the Bride Fashion
For this special day you always want to strike the right balance. You want to look modern, but you also want to look age-appropriate. The Vera Month Collection offers a range of cover-ups to add a touch of modesty to all outfits.
There are the chiffon shawls in charcoal, aqua, and print
Be mindful of the bridal colours, you want to avoid looking like a bridesmaid! You can wear a similar color, but maybe not the same fabric or shape. It's also fine to wear more modern shapes like a shorter dress—even to a formal wedding. Four inches above the knee is okay but remember, you don't want to go for a heel that's too high—maybe skip the sky high pumps and opt in for a tidy three- or four-inch heel.
Every woman has a signature style – a group of colors and silhouettes that you can rely on to look and feel amazing. The key with a mother of the bride outfit is to use that signature as a base when creating your look and then add touches on glamour and elegance for the occasion. The Vera Mont collection caters for a range of styles from the Sequinned Long Dress in navy – a stunning floor length gown which will undoubtedly impress to the Stretch Satin Dress for a tighter, figure hugging look with a daring v-neck and shimmery satin.