Here, you'll find everything you need to know about choosing your bridesmaids and maid-of-honor. And if you happen to be a bridesmaid, we have the ultimate guide for you! Whether you need help planning the bachelorette party or you don't know what your duties are, we've got you covered.
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Every Type of Bridesmaid You NeedPicking a bridal party should take careful consideration. Nobody should get an automatic in just because you gossip every Tuesday and Friday at SoulCycle. Here are the personality types that make up a bride's dream team. (Choose well and you'll have spectacular wedding memories. Choose poorly and—well, let's skip that part.)
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12 New Rules for Dressing Your BridesmaidsGive your girls chic options for accompanying you down the aisle at your wedding.
7 Rules for Shopping for Your Own Bridesmaid DressThe bride is giving you free reign when it comes to choosing a bridesmaid dress—lucky you! Though it's a relief that you won't be stuck with yet another cotton-candy tulle creation, you're the one who has to do a bit of legwork to choose a dress that fuses your style with that of the wedding. Queue our experts: Lauren A. Rothman, stylist and author of Style Bible, as well as Araceli Vizcaino-S, community manager at Azazie, an online retailer for special occasion dresses, for advice on finding a bridesmaid dress that will satisfy you and the bride.
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9 Signs You Chose the Right Maid of HonorBeing an awesome maid of honor is no easy task, so here's how to tell if you made the perfect choice for your MOH.
5 Things Your Bridesmaids Wish You KnewThe art of being a bridesmaid is a noble task deemed to those deserving few who rank at the upper tier of a bride's friends and family network (save for the obligatory sister-in-law, but that's another topic entirely). And while your ladies are honored to be chosen, there are a few things that they think—but would never actually say out loud! Here is some crucial insight into what's going on in the mind of your bridesmaids, beyond their perma-smiles. Ladies, take note!
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To organize, schedule, budget, and enjoy the process.Post
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