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Your wedding squad will be the evening’s VIPs, and deciding who makes the cut can be quite an undertaking. We’ve got tips and advice to help you pick your bridesmaids and groomsmen, nominate your maid of honor and best man, choose the best gifts to thank them for their help, and handle flower girls and ring bearers who get sudden stage fright once the music starts.

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8 Groomsmaid Gift Ideas for the Gals in Your Crew

Be sure to thank the ladies in your crew for standing by your side on the big day. These groomsmaid gifts are sure to win rave reviews.

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How to Pick Bridesmaids When You Have No Friends

Is picking bridesmaids a major struggle? If you're worried about how to pick bridesmaids when you have no friends, we're here to help you find your crew of leading ladies.

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10 Bridesman Gifts for the Best Guys in Your Life

Your bridesman has always been there for you, now it's time to show your appreciation. These thoughtful bridesman gifts are an ideal way to say "thank you."

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How to Ace Your Man of Honor Duties

Whether you've been a man of honor before or are a newbie, here's how to totally rock this special role.

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The History of Groomsmen

If you think you have lots of responsibilities, check out the history of groomsmen—you'll be surprised at how much the role has changed!

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How to Rock Your Role as a Best Woman

Ready to take on the role of best woman? Whether you're a newbie or have experience, here's a a rundown of how to nail a best woman's responsibilities.

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A First Timer’s Guide to Being a Maid of Honor

So, you've been asked to be the MOH in your bestie's wedding—exciting! This guide to being a maid of honor will help you figure out this important role.

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How to Be the Best Bridesman Ever

If you've been asked to be a bridesman, congrats! Check out these tips to help understand your role and responsibilities.

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The History of Bridesmaids

From warding away evil spirits to catching shoes, the history of bridesmaids is full of surprising (and kind of scary!) traditions.

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5 Signs Someone Should Be Your Bridesmaid

Selecting bridesmaids is an important step in planning your big day. Here are the top signs that you should include a family member or friend in your wedding party.

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5 Signs Someone Should NOT Be Your Bridesmaid

If you're in the process of choosing your wedding party and worried someone will be a bad bridesmaid, here are the signs to look out for.

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How to Ask Bridesmaids to Be in Your Wedding

Thinking about how to ask bridesmaids to be in your wedding shouldn't be stressful. Here's how to pop the question to your hopefully-future 'maids.

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The 8 Best Ways to Communicate with Your Wedding Party

It's essential that you're able to clearly communicate with your wedding party members to ensure a smooth planning process. Here are some options when it comes to how to make that happen.

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How to Handle a "Maidzilla"

My sister is my matron of honor and she is a lot of help, but she has already staked out several “non-negotiables.” How do I keep her under control in a loving way?

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The Junior Bridesmaid Questions Everyone Asks

If your ultimate bridesmaid squad includes a junior member, you likely have some questions about what the junior bridesmaid role entails. We’re here with answers!

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The Indispensable Guide to Bridesmaid Gift Etiquette

Gifting your gals is an important way to thank them for all of their help leading up to you your big day. Here's our guide to making sure you follow good bridesmaid gift etiquette.