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How to Be a Bridesmaid without Breaking the Bank

These days, being a bridesmaid involves way more than just standing by the bride’s side at the alter as she says her vows. From throwing engagement parties and showers to planning extravagant bachelorette trips (with the perfect mani/pedi required for all events, of course!), being a bridesmaid can and will take a toll on your wallet. Try these tips to save a few pennies where you can, while still making the time leading up to your bestie’s Big Day [...]

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Add Glamour to Your Wedding with Sequin Bridesmaid Dresses

If you want to add glamour to your wedding, consider having your bridesmaids wear dresses with sequins. Your first thought might be that you don’t want your bridesmaids to outshine the bride. And you also might be thinking that sequins could take away from the elegant and tasteful look you want to achieve for your ceremony. Those certainly are legitimate concerns but with a few simple guidelines, you can definitely pull off having your bridesmaids sparkle! Tips for Sequin Bridesmaids [...]


Ten Things You Must Know About Long Bridesmaid Dresses

Bridesmaid dresses play a big part in the overall look of your wedding ceremony and in setting the tone for your wedding, perhaps even more so than the bride’s dress; and the length of the dress probably is the most important factor in this regard.  This post plus two prior blog posts, Bridesmaid Dresses – Eight Awesome Options and 10 Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Short Bridesmaid Dresses, will give you lots of ideas to help make the very important decision [...]


10 Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Short Bridesmaid Dresses

There are so many decisions to make when planning your wedding and quite a few of them involve the bridesmaid dresses. You have decisions on the style, the color, the fabric, the price point and …. the length! In a previous post I covered the options for the look of your bridesmaids as a group, so they will create a cohesive appearance as they walk down the aisle, stand with you at the ceremony and appear in your wedding [...]


Bridesmaid Dresses – Eight Awesome Options

Today’s bride has a lot of options when choosing dresses for her bridesmaids; not just for the dress itself, but for the overall look of her bridesmaids as a “group” . . . which is what this blog post is all about! Your bridesmaids will be front and center in your wedding processional, during your vows and in your wedding photos, so their bridesmaid dresses play an important role in the overall look of your wedding décor. It is worth taking [...]