Bridal & Wedding Showers

This party brings some of the bride or couple's closest friends and relatives together to shower them in excitement, advice, and gifts. But it’s not a one-size-fits-all party. Here’s how to make this moment special, plus planning tips and etiquette to keep things running smoothly.

Bridal & Wedding Showers

16 Bridal Shower Gift Ideas for Every Type of Bride

Whether you're shopping for a fashionista bride or a gal who loves to travel, find the right bridal shower gifts for your bestie here!

By Christin Perry, February 12, 2020

Bridal & Wedding Showers

Everything You Need to Know About Choosing a Bridal Shower Venue

Once you book a bridal shower venue, the rest of planning will fall into place. Here's a step-by-step guide to finding the best shower venue for your event.

By Stephanie Weers, February 6, 2020

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How to Plan a Bridal Shower

Throwing a bridal shower is a lovely way to celebrate a bride and her impending nuptials. Not sure where to start? Here's how to plan a bridal shower in 13 simple steps.

By Jacqueline Tynes, January 21, 2020

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How Soon Is Too Soon for a Wedding Shower?

If you're planning pre-wedding events, you might be wondering when to throw a bridal shower. Here's everything you need to know about setting the date.

By Jenn Sinrich, December 10, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

22 Shoppable Bridal Shower Game Ideas to Keep the Party Going

Wondering how to entertain an entire room of guests during the bridal shower? We've got you—shop our picks for dozens of bridal shower game ideas that are total crowd-pleasers.

By Samantha Iacia, November 19, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

12 Couples Shower Games That are Easy, Affordable—and Fun

Here are some of our favorite couples wedding shower games that you should definitely play at an upcoming celebration.

By Kim Forrest, November 12, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

These 21 Bridal Shower Songs Are Perfect for a Chill Event

These bridal shower songs are festive, romantic, and relaxed all at once. Be sure to put them on your playlist for the ultimate party before the party!

By Kim Forrest, September 16, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

20 Tea Party Bridal Shower Favors You Can Buy Online

These tea party bridal shower favors are perfect for a classic event. They're adorable, useful—and totally easy to buy!

By Christin Perry, August 19, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

8 Steps to Hosting a Tea Party Bridal Shower

Celebrate the bride-to-be in an undeniably classy way by hosting a tea party bridal shower. Here's exactly how to pull it off like a pro.

By Samantha Iacia, August 14, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

40 Bridal Shower Decorations For Every Budget and Style

Planning an upcoming party for a special bride-to-be? Here are the best bridal shower decorations you can buy right now.

By Samantha Iacia, August 8, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

28 Bridal Shower Favors We're Obsessing Over

We've rounded up our favorite bridal shower favors to thank your guests for attending your "party before the party."

By Jacqueline Tynes, June 20, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

21 Beach-Themed Bridal Shower Invitations for Your Seaside Fête

If you're hosting a shower set near the sea and sand, these beach-theme bridal shower invitations are totally ideal.

By Christin Perry, June 7, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

23 Bridal Shower Hostess Gifts That Are Budget-Friendly

Thank your besties with a bridal shower hostess gift to show how much you appreciate all the thought and love they put into throwing a special celebration in your honor.

By Jenn Sinrich, April 26, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

Who Hosts a Bridal Shower?

Wondering who hosts a bridal shower? Read on for a list of the people in your life who will most likely want to plan this special pre-wedding event.

By Kim Forrest, April 15, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How to Plan a Bridal Shower on a Budget

This guide will help you find easy ways to save money so you can plan an awesome bridal shower on a budget.

By Jacqueline Tynes, February 1, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

All the Bridal Shower Etiquette Tips You Need to Know

If the thought of proper bridal shower etiquette makes you gag, don't fret. Here are some updates to the modern bridal shower that will still make your Grandma happy.

By Lauren Rodrigue, October 5, 2018