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 PartyHow to Create the Ultimate Bridesmaid Squad
If you want a wedding party that’s as fun and fabulous as T. Swift’s squad, check out these tips.
Wedding Party25 Texts You'll Send to Your Maid of Honor
Just check out a few common texts you'll probably send to your maid of honor.
Wedding Party7 Things I Learned as a First-Time Bridesmaid
I came away from my best friend's wedding having learned a LOT for next time.
Wedding PartyThe Ultimate Bridesmaid Packing Checklist
Don't let a busy wedding weekend be interrupted by forgotten toiletries or a disorganized suitcase. Here, the ultimate checklist for a totally prepared bridesmaid.
Wedding Party9 Bridesmaid Expenses You Might Forget
You're covered on the basic duties of being a bridesmaid, but when it comes to fun activities, there might be some extra expenses. Here are 9 to look out for:
Wedding Party8 Thoughts I've Had as a First-Time Bridesmaid
This is my first time being in a wedding party! Below I’ve outlined some of my thoughts, fears, and emotionally-charged moments.
Wedding Party7 Things You Shouldn't Be Afraid to Say to Your Bridesmaids
Your true friends will want your day to turn out perfectly, so don’t be afraid to tell them what you want.
Wedding Party7 Things That Make Being a Bridesmaid Even More Amazing
Being part of someone’s wedding is a privilege, but it can also be a thorn in your side if the timeline for planning is short or the bride is overly demanding.
Wedding PartyMore Bridesmaid Etiquette Questions, Answered!
Check out these common etiquette questions—both from the bride’s and bridesmaids’ perspectives.
Wedding PartyHow To Be a Bridesmaid In Multiple Weddings
It’s always exciting when one of your best gal pals asks you to stand next to them on their big day, but you may start to feel like Katherine Heigl from 27 Dresses.
Wedding Party8 Ways to Help Your Bridesmaids Save Money
Here are a few ways to help your bridesmaids save money while gearing up for your wedding.
Wedding Party10 Signs Your Maid-of-Honor Rocks
Here are 10 signs your maid-of-honor is definitely a keeper!
Wedding PartyWhich Type of Bridesmaid Gift Should You Give?
Having a tough time deciding what to give your 'maids to show your appreciation? Take this quiz to help you start shopping!
Wedding Party25 Thoughts Every Bridesmaid Has During a Wedding
If you're a bridesmaid, one of these thoughts is bound to cross your mind!
Wedding Party11 Things Your Bridesmaids Do NOT Want to Hear
Your bridesmaids have lives, jobs, families, and budgets, and should be respected. To that end, be mindful of how you treat each ‘maid and avoid the following phrases.
Wedding PartyHow Many Bridesmaids Should You Actually Have?
Take the quiz and find out how many 'maids should be standing by your side!