Know What To Wear: Communion Outfit For Mothers (Updated 2024)

Know What To Wear: Communion Outfit For Mothers (Updated 2024)

Every mother wants to look her best on her child's communion day. After all, this is a once-in-a-lifetime event that deserves to be celebrated in style. But finding the perfect communion outfit can be a challenge. 

There's no one-size fits all answer when it comes to what mothers should wear on their Communion day. All of us are different ages, shapes and sizes so our style preferences vary too! We've picked up some ideas over the years that might help you out though.

If you want to skip the reading. Check out our curated range of communion shoes perfect for mums, aunts and lady guests

(Updated from March 2024)

For A Classic Look – Outfit Idea Number 1


For a communion outfit that is both simple and elegant, look no further than a classic white dress. Whether you opt for a flowing maxi dress or a more structured shift dress, a white dress will always look chic. We recommend Karen Millen Soft Tailored Short Waterfall Mini Dress €245.00 which features a relaxed fit.

Soft Tailored Short Waterfall Mini Dress

To add a touch of personalisation to your outfit, consider accessorising with a statement ring or vintage brooch.


Ottoman Hands Marina Heart Stacking Ring €35.00 helps bring a cute feel to your outfit. Pair this with these Goddess Demeter Coin Drop Earrings €65.00 to complete your accessories.


For shoes, choose a pair of nude heels to keep the outfit classic and understated. LODI Rachel Nude Court Shoes €139.00 would be a great pairing for this. 

LODI Rachel Nude Court Shoes


For A Modern Look - Outfit Idea Number 2 


For a more modern take on the communion outfit, consider a jumpsuit with heels and understated jewellery.

Try Silkfred’s Animal Print Frill Front Jumpsuit €48.00 which features sleeveless, wide leg design and waist tie for a gorgeous combination of feminine boldness.

green animal print jumpsuit

For heels, pair it with LODI Hatin Nude Sandals €195.00.

Then finish your outfit with an assortment of jewellery from Ottoman Hands. We recommend the Hand-Hammered Small Chain Drop Earrings
 €32.00 for a co ordinated classic finish.

rectangle chain drop earrings ottoman hands

For A Refined Look – Outfit Idea Number 3


If you’re going for a more refined look we’ve compiled a simple yet stylish outfit idea to try! Combining the neutral colours of white to compliment this rose golden enhanced style.

Try for a simple white shirt and blazer with a long rose gold skirt. Co ordinate it white nude and rose gold accessories for a complete look.

We recommend LODI’s Nude Designer Sandals €43.50, followed with an Elie Beaumont Crossbody Bag (starting from €75.00).

communion outfit for mothers

Credits to @thestylefile01 for this amazing outfit idea!

Remember: Consider Your Accessories with Your Communion Outfit 


With whichever look you go for, there are so many different accessories that you can wear with your outfit – we’ve only recommended a few. The right accessory will transform it and make the whole look pop! It might be an earring, necklace or clutch bag-they're perfect for adding some extra flair when making a statement at any event.

At Swit Swoo we stock an extensive range of designer accessories from global designer brands such as NeroGiardini or LODI Shoes. If we haven’t listed anything you fancy in this blog we’re sure to have the perfect one for you in our online store!

PSA! We have 3 month instalment plans available through Klarna for eligible items in our online store. Helping you budget whilst stepping up your wardrobe!

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