We all remember the moment Meghan Markle changed into a gorgeous halter gown for her wedding reception. More brides are donning two wedding dresses, but is the same acceptable for bridesmaids? Read our thoughts in Martha Stewart Weddings, “Can a bridesmaid change her dress during the reception?”Read More
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Tradition may suggest assigning one Maid or Matron of Honor, but guess what? Tradition is meant only to be a guide and shouldn’t discourage you from thinking creatively about every aspect of your wedding including how many Maids of Honor to have.
It’s common and completely acceptable to select two Maids of Honor. Read our latest collaboration with Martha Stewart Weddings “5 Reasons Why Two Maids of Honor are Better Than One.”Read More
Brides are getting extra creative with how they’ll ask the important question “Will you be my bridesmaid?” Why? This once-in-a-lifetime question deserves more than a simple ask. Here’s 6 trending ideas to consider for your bridesmaid proposal.Read More
Attention brides! Are you looking for a memorable way to say "thank you" to your bridesmaids for their influence in your life and their support with wedding planning? Consider hosting a Bridesmaid Luncheon!Read More
Wondering what is acceptable to ask of your bridesmaids and what you should avoid? We share our top three of each to help you to enjoy the right balance with your ‘maids.Read More
You've been asked to be a bridesmaid in your friend's wedding, but something is standing in the way of saying "YES." Here's 7 times it's ok to say no to being a bridesmaid.Read More
To those bride tribes out there, this is a must-read for how to be the bridesmaid she needs you to be.Read More