If you ask me, being a bridesmaid can be more fun than being an actual bride! It’s so much fun to spend the happiest day of your life with your best friends. However, it can be hard to think of bridesmaid ideas that will please everyone, so that’s why I rounded up my very favorites here.
Of course, all of your bridesmaids need a gift of appreciation once the wedding wraps up. It can be stressful to be a bride, after all, and your bridesmaids likely had to deal with a little bit of craziness. Check out my list of great bridesmaid gift ideas here. There are gift ideas that will fit into a variety of budgets, as well, so there is something great for everyone.
Bridesmaid On A Budget
There’s nothing worse than getting asked to be a bridesmaid and then having to pay a fortune to be involved. Not only that, but it can be tricky to determine what you versus the bride are obligated to pay for. To help you navigate the money obligations of being a bridesmaid, use this write up of mine. It will break down what you are supposed to pay for versus what the bride should.
Will You Be Mine?
It was so much fun to ask my friends to be my bridesmaids when my husband and I got married. It was almost like I was asking them to get married as well. If you’re like me and want to make the whole “bridesmaid ask” a memorable moment, check out these ideas to help you pop the question.
Additionally, it can be hard to narrow down who you really want to get involved. If you need help picking members of your wedding party, use this write up of mine. Remember to choose wisely, as these people will always be in your photos!
Bridesmaid Mismatched Dresses
If I had a dollar for every bridesmaid fight overdresses that I have broken up, I would be a rich woman. It can be hard to find a dress that everyone likes and thinks is flattering. Fortunately, you don’t have to pick one dress for everyone. Let your bridesmaids pick from a variety of different dress styles. Just make sure that the color scheme is all the same. It’s fun to give everyone a little freedom over what they are going to wear. Check out this article of mine for other bridesmaid dress tips.
Bridesmaid Bachelorette Party
It is the responsibility of your bridal party to throw you an incredible bachelorette party. Not only is it a great celebration of your life to come with your new spouse, but its fun to hang out with the girls. For a list of great bachelorette party ideas, check out this article of mine.
Additionally, it’s always great to bond with your bridal party. Here I share some easy ways to do just that.