Mum stressing more than you over what to wear for the big day? Step in super-stylist Vanessa de Lisle, former fashion editor on Vogue and Harpers and Queen, to guide her from hat to heels. Vanessa will meet with your mumzilla, talk through her style, budget, and colours - before hitting the shops from her tried and tested mother of the bride address book. 'A mother of the bride outfit is one of the most difficult and important fashion decisions,' says Vanessa. 'After picking the wedding dress of course. You're going to be on show all day, and it can cause a lot of extra anxiety at an already stressful time trying to find an outfit that will take you from church to drinks to dancing - looking glamorous at all times of course. An expert eye and a professional friend and shopper can get it sorted and make it a fun experience too!' Mum - sorted. Now on with your dress hunt...
Prices start at £450 for a day in London (travel and expenses payable for other cities) www.thefashioncupboard.com