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Perfect styles for a summer bridesmaid dress

When it comes to getting married in summer, there’s not much worse than overheating in your wedding dress. Except for your bridesmaids overheating in theirs! It can be daunting enough thinking... Read more

9 things bridesmaids should never complain about

If you have been asked by your bestie or sibling to stand beside them as a bridesmaid on one of the biggest days of their lives, there is a lot to get done before that glorious moment arrives and... Read more

7 alternative bridal party trends you should consider

Sometimes bridal parties are more effort and expenses than they're worth, and often couples are left disheartened or disappointed when the bridal party don't meet their expectations. So, if you're... Read more

What to say in the perfect maid of honour speech

While the spotlight will be shining on the bride on her wedding day, there is one moment where you, as the maid of honour, will get to revel in a bit of a special moment - the all-important... Read more

What you need to consider before ‘proposing’ to your bridesmaids

While choosing your bridesmaids is an extremely exciting part of wedding planning, it's also a very delicate and important decision and shouldn't be rushed. Here's what you need to consider before... Read more

Is it okay for bridesmaids to get changed for the reception?

When a bride falls in love with two dresses and simply can't choose, or her deliciously OTT ceremony gown is just too awkward for the extra movement and dancing involved in a reception, it is... Read more

5 core characters in every group of bridesmaids

There are five definite character roles that each and every group of bridesmaids can be sorted into. Here's what they are - do any of these personas apply to your bridesmaids? [caption... Read more

How to choose bridesmaid dresses to suit all tastes

They are the leading ladies in your life and you have asked them to be by your side on one of the most important days of your life. They are your bridesmaids and you want them to shine (almost) as... Read more

How to pull off mismatched bridesmaid dresses

The rise of mismatched bridesmaid dresses has bridesmaids across the UK buzzing. They no longer have to live in a world where everyone shares the same dress regardless of shape, skin tone or style... Read more

Bridesmaid dresses and shoes: who pays?

The question of who pays for what at a wedding is an etiquette minefield. Some people have stringent traditional views whilst others take a very flexible approach, and the clashing of ideas can lead... Read more

Do bridesmaids have to look the same?

Bridesmaid dresses have a poor reputation. The phrase conjures up visions of unflattering toile, puffy sleeves, and eye-watering colours. Perhaps back in the eighties and nineties, this had some... Read more

How to rein in bratty bridesmaids

Bridesmaids are supposed to be there for you throughout planning, attend gown fittings, and be the voice of reason when you're tempted to give into those dark bridezilla thoughts. However,... Read more

10 signs your bridesmaid is a bridesmaidzilla

We've heard of the bridezilla, but although less common, there's another type of wedding diva that can be equally terrifying... The bridesmaidzilla. The bridesmaidzilla's natural habitat is bridal... Read more

25 texts all brides send their MOH

Being the right-hand of the bride can be lots of fun, but isn’t always easy. To give you a heads up on the events that are about to unfold, here are 25 texts all brides send their MOHs.  Let us... Read more

10 brides share their most annoying bridesmaid moments

They may be your besties but that doesn't mean they are perfect. We talked to dozens of brides about what things their beloved bridesmaids did that annoyed them and here are the very surprising... Read more

Bridesmaid bonding: fun things to do with your bridesmaids

Want to encourage some bridesmaid bonding? Organising some fun activities to do with your bridesmaids in the lead up to your wedding will help everyone get to know each other a little better - and... Read more

Bridal shower etiquette

The bridal shower is a pre-wedding ritual in which close female relatives and friends of the bride... Read more

How to write a (kick-ass) bridesmaid speech!

In the past, only the father-of-the-bride, the groom and the best man tended to give wedding speeches but, today, it could also be the bride, her mother, a close friend or, of course, her... Read more

10 things nobody tells you about being a bridesmaid

So you're going to be a bridesmaid - how exciting! But as much as you try and imagine the experience and prepare for it, it really has to be experienced to be fully understood. Coming from someone... Read more

Bridesmaid hairstyles Q&A

Bridesmaid hairstyles are often low on the list of priorities, below dresses, shoes, flowers, and accessories, but they’re a key part of the overall look. Here are a couple of questions brides... Read more

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