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Speak up!

06/06/06 • Other Speakers, Speeches & Toasts

It is neither traditional nor compulsory, but if the bride is making a speech, it is a nice touch for her chief bridesmaid, or best friend or sister, to add a short speech to hers… Bridesmaid’s speeches are catching on Although there is a growing trend for bridesmaids to make speeches, it is neither traditional… read more

Hen party heaven

06/06/06 • Hen & Stag, Hen Party Ideas

Organising the hen night is one of the bridesmaid’s most important pre‐wedding tasks, and you’ll want to give the bride a send‐off to remember. Today’s hen nights are less about strippers and L‐plates… Have a great girly time Organising the hen night is one of the bridesmaid’s most important pre‐wedding tasks, and you’ll want to… read more

The bridesmaid – your role at the wedding

06/06/06 • Bridesmaids & Chief Bridesmaid, Roles & Duties

Did you know that the role of the bridesmaid dates from pagan times, when evil spirits were thought to attend wedding ceremonies? By surrounding the bride with ‘look‐a‐likes’… Congratulations, you’ve been asked to be bridesmaid! Here’s how to play the part perfectly, and enjoy it. The role of the bridesmaid dates back to pagan times,… read more

Bridesmaids Role Before the big day

06/06/06 • Bridesmaids & Chief Bridesmaid, Roles & Duties

The bridesmaid plays an important role at the wedding ‐‐ the perfect bridesmaid should be supportive without being intrusive, helpful on the day, and always available for a wedding shopping spree! The chief bridesmaid’s work starts here! The bridesmaid plays an important role at the wedding — the perfect bridesmaid should be supportive without being… read more

Wedding Day Without Regrets

06/06/06 • Bride, Roles & Duties

Most newlyweds wish they’d done something differently after the event. You might wish you’d gone for a band instead of a disco, opted for a simpler colour scheme, or simply worn more comfortable shoes. Here’s how to make sure you avoid the things most couples wish they had done differently and have a wonderful wedding… read more

Bridesmaids – yes or no?

06/06/06 • Bride, Roles & Duties

There’s no rule that says brides have to have attendants, but if you do, choose carefully! Your bridesmaidsshould be there to lend you support and help, and not add to your stress… Should the bride have helpers and how do you choose them? New page Putting it right Once you’ve realised that you’ve made a… read more

The Confetti guide to being… a groom

06/06/06 • Groom, Roles & Duties

Read our useful guide to the role of the groom. Everything you need to know about groom’s speeches, stag nights and groom’s fashion. She said yes. Now what about that wedding? So you plucked up the courage to pop the question, now all you’ve got to do is say ‘I do’. There’s just the small… read more

What’s expected of the Groom

06/06/06 • Groom, Roles & Duties

Once upon a time, the groom got to put his feet up while the bride’s relatives got on with organising the wedding. Nowadays, there’s the opportunity to get much more involved… Being a groom doesn’t always mean being hands‐off Once upon a time, the groom got to put his feet up while the bride’s relatives… read more

Groom and Best Man Waiting for Bride

Bestman Role For the Wedding Day

06/06/06 • Roles & Duties, Ushers and Best Man

Being asked to be the best man is an honour, and a big responsibility. You may have to do a lot on the big day–so much that you may have no time to be nervous about your best man speech! There’s work to be done and fun to be had, so join us in our… read more