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.
Wedding PartyThe Bridesmaid Proposal: What Is It and How Can I Nail My Own?
Bridesmaid proposals are the phenomenon taking over your newsfeed. Here’s everything you need to know about popping the question to your besties.
Wedding PartyOur 15 Favorite Ring Bearer Gifts, By Age
If you're entrusting your rings to a little attendant, he definitely deserves a thank-you gift. These ring bearer gifts range from stuffed animals to toy vehicles to sports equipment, and much more.
Wedding PartyThe 15 Best Flower Girl Gifts, By Age
Say thank you to (or bribe?) your youngest attendants with these adorable flower girl gifts, sure to win rave reviews.
Wedding Party8 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.
Wedding PartyHow 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.
Wedding Party10 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."
Wedding PartyHow 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.
Wedding PartyThe 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!
Wedding PartyHow 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.
Wedding PartyA 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.
Wedding PartyHow 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.
Wedding PartyThe History of Bridesmaids
From warding away evil spirits to catching shoes, the history of bridesmaids is full of surprising (and kind of scary!) traditions.
Wedding Party5 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.
Wedding Party5 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.
Wedding PartyHow 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.
Wedding PartyThe 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.