Very often than not, arms are the body part that most older women are insecure about. Finding a dress that has sleeves would be a great option to hide these body area.
If she is on the shorter side, opting for a midi dress can make her look taller. If she is already tall, a maxi dress can accentuate her figure and height.
Does your mom like her collar bones but not her arms? Opting for an off the shoulder option can help accentuate this feature.
Does your mom like to hide her calf muscles? Opting for a knee length dress or a maxi dress would be great! I would not recommend a midi length dress as these dresses usually cut off right above the biggest part of the calf!
Most mothers would opt for something more demure and elegant! I would recommend going for square, boat, jewel or scoop necklines.
Visit a Bhldn near you that has an abundant selection of mother-of-the-bride dresses
Trying out a wide variety of styles would help to figure out the kind of dress silluoette to go for.
It is also a great way to have quality time with your mother.
These are some websites that could be helpful!
Dress 1: Marchesa
Dress 2: Marchesa
Dress 3: Marchesa Notte
Dress 4: Jenny Packham
Dress 5: Cushnie
Dress 6: Tadashi Shoji