Traditionally the wedding speeches were left to the men, but these days bridesmaids are stepping up to say a few words as well. Here are some ideas on how to honour the bride and groom.
Obviously the formality of your speech depends on the formality of the occasion, but if you are the bride’s sister, or your relationship with her as a very old friend is well known, then you can get away with poking a bit more fun at her. However you approach it, make sure you cover the following in your speech:
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Chief Bridesmaid wedding speech Inspirational ideas, sample wedding speeches and a reminder of what to include – everything you need for a perfect wedding speech. Although official wedding speeches are traditionally made by the men in the wedding party, increasingly bridesmaids like to say a few words, too. If you decide this is right for… read more
Heartfelt and funny Chief Bridesmaid wedding speech material for you to adapt and copy, for when you want to say something sincere AND light-hearted By the chief bridesmaid ‘You may think that you’ve heard all that needs to be said, but I haven’t even started yet. Don’t despair, though. I am not the stereotypical woman… read more
Mr and Mrs Right Chief Bridesmaid wedding speech material (for you to adapt and copy) for when you’re delighted your sister has found the right man. By the chief bridesmaid ‘Well, she’s done it. Nicola my lovely sister has finally found a man who deserves her and, as her little sister, I couldn’t be happier… read more
Short and snappy wedding speech material to adapt and copy for when you want to keep it right to the point. Template 1 Okay, John, I thought I’d make a few things clear from the start! Nicola needs to use the phone for long gossip sessions with her friends about how wonderful you are and… read more