Tips for Choosing Your Maid of Honor

by samantha on April 15, 2014

For some people, choosing a maid of honor is easy; there is only one person they’ve ever considered for the position. However, some brides find it a little more difficult, especially if there are several women who would fit the role perfectly. Here are some tips that will help you decide!

Responsibility

This is a big thing with the maid of honor; she will be responsible for a lot of different aspects of your wedding.

Tips for Choosing Your Maid of Honor

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Traditionally, the maid of honor plans the wedding shower and the bachelorette party, and handles various other issues. It’s essential that you choose the woman most responsible so you know you can count on her.

Availability

It’s also important that the woman you choose be available for several different events. This includes the dress fittings, rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, bachelorette party and more.

Tips for Choosing Your Maid of Honor

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This can be difficult if you choose a maid of honor who lives far away or one who just won’t be available often.

Trust

Obviously, you have to choose a maid of honor that you trust. If you couldn’t trust her to keep a secret, always stay loyal to you, or keep her word, then you shouldn’t trust her to be your maid of honor.

Tips for Choosing Your Maid of Honor

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There is no wedding etiquette that says that you cannot choose more than one maid of honor. If it comes down to two sisters or two best friends and you simply can’t choose between the two of them, choose them both. Having two maids of honor can take some of the pressure off and make the planning easier anyway!

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5 Hilarious Wedding Themes

by samantha on March 28, 2014

If you’re a non-traditional couple and want to do something truly unforgettable for your wedding, perhaps you should go the same route as the following couples who have chosen hilarious wedding themes:

1. Video Games

It’s no secret that video games are very well loved by men and women alike, so why not integrate them into your wedding?

5 Hilarious Wedding Themes

This couple did, and started the process by sending out Super Mario themed wedding invites!

2. Shrek

Yes, it’s true. One couple loves Shrek so much, they wore Shrek and Fiona costumes to get married in.

5 Hilarious Wedding Themes

Now, that’s dedication.

3. Zombies

Who would have thought that zombies would be so much a part of pop culture that they made it into wedding celebrations?

5 Hilarious Wedding Themes

This couple went all out with their zombie themed wedding!

4. Superhero

Well, he is supposed to be your knight in shining armor…perhaps he can be your Superman instead!

5 Hilarious Wedding Themes

This couple and their wedding party had a blast as superheroes.

5. Football

Even sports aren’t excluded when it comes to hilarious wedding themes.

5 Hilarious Wedding Themes

This couple had a football-themed wedding and it looks like the groom is going for the touchdown!

These hilarious themes are just a few of the ones that brides and grooms have thoroughly enjoyed. The most important thing is that you’re having a blast and celebrating with the ones you hold dear.

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