Just beautiful! Can’t wait to see it!!
Megan – Saint Louis, Missouri
Just beautiful! Can’t wait to see it!!
Megan – Saint Louis, Missouri
Why They are Necessary
To Answer the question, “Do you have to give out bridesmaid gifts?”, the answer is technically no, but YES. Each and every Bride is unique in taste, style, and situation, so to say you have to do anything might seem silly, but it is better etiquette to give gifts. Why? The girls or women you ask to be your bridesmaids, well, they are your girls! You ask them because they are your family, your best friends,and the girls that have been there for you always, so now that you have set them apart from the rest, it is the perfect opportunity for you to say thank you. You are saying thank you for their support and help in planning your big day and for all their love and support throughout life. It is kind of a big deal.
3 Ideas for a GREAT Bridesmaid Gift
My husband and I are both Air Force. Thank you for making a creative, fun topper for the services =)
Megan – San Diego, California
When my wife and I were picking out cake toppers, we wanted to have something different…and fun. In our case, this was the perfect topper. It looked GREAT on our cake and EVERYONE commented on how fun it was. Let’s face it…a wedding is supposed to be fun and this MADE the cake! You won’t be disappointed by the quality of the topper or by how it looks on your cake! Go for it!
Austin – La Jolla, California
Number One: No White.
Unless you a part of the wedding party and the Bride specifically puts you in white, as a guest, you should under no circumstances wear the color white because it is explicitly and traditionally reserved for the bride. Even if the bride is wearing an nontraditional colored wedding dress, it would still be more respectful of you to not wear white. There are the exceptions of your dress being patterned where white is not the main color, but you just want to be careful. It would put a damper on the special day if your wardrobe choice caused the bride -who is already stressed out- to send you angry eye daggers for matching her on her big day. This fashion don’t may seem obvious, but it is surprisingly ignored or forgotten quite often. So, be the best guest you can be, and don’t rain on your bride’s white and lace parade.
Number Two: Don’t dress for the club.
Every guest wants to look their best, and for some, their best means looking smoking hot. We just suggest that you tone it down for the wedding. Avoid mini skirts, extremely low cut tops, cut-out dresses, and anything overtly flashy or head-to-toe sequinned. Even if the wedding reception is designed to have dancing and more of a party atmosphere, any wedding event asks for a more modest fashion choice in order to not ‘steal the show’. This does not, of course, mean that you can’t have a little spunk in your dress, just that your best party dress may be one step out of place at a wedding event.
Number Three: Don’t wear anything you are uncomfortable in.
Weddings involve a lot of time, even for the guest. You may be walking from the ceremony site to the reception site farther down, the parking may not be as close as you thought, or you may end up dancing -or the at the very least standing- most of the night. Whatever it is, you don’t want to be caught in uncomfortable heels that you have never worn before. This “don’t” could very easily be translated to “Don’t wear new heels”. It may be tempting to splurge on a new pair of heels that seem to start calling your name as soon as that invitation gets put up on the fridge, so if you do buy new pumps, break them in and don’t save them for the wedding. Also, remember that whatever you wear, you are stuck in it. So avoid materials that itch and don’t try and squeeze into anything that is too tight. It might look killer in the mirror, but if you are going to be scratching at yourself or fidgeting in it, then it might turn into a flop rather looking hot.
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How a Guest Can Dress Their Best
As a guest, getting dressed up for an event like a wedding can be a little tricky. There are questions of how formal or casual the wedding will be; if it will be indoors or outdoors; if there is a specific theme that the bride wants people to adhere to; what colors should be avoided in order to not blend in with the wedding party; and even what the fashion trends are for the season. So, the question in this blog article is, what should guests wear to a fall wedding?
Dressing warm for a fall wedding does not necessarily mean dressing to withstand cold weather. If the wedding is indoors, guests have a lot more wiggle room to show off their wedding ready bodies in elegant warm toned dresses, ties, and suites. A light strapped dress or even an elegant strapless gown can work in any fall wedding. The key for a strapless or thinly strapped dressed is keeping the color tone warm: Think maroon, custard, forest green, navy, rose, orange, brown, and black. Other elements that are trending this fall are mod and tea shaped dresses, as well as lace and crochet patterns.
Knee length or floor length dresses are the ideal for a fall wedding. Not only do they work better for the colder weather, but the knee length ensures a classy look , and the floor length dress allows you to create a mixed look of formal and casual. With such a simple floor length dress like the one below, we would suggest a sparkling hair piece like a crystal comb or some large dazzling earrings.
Sassy and Classy
If you want to wear something a little more vibrant, just stay away from the neon and highlighter colors that have been so popular the last few summers. Instead, go for a lively color that embodies the same intensity of the sun hitting fall leaves. You will want to pay attention to how formal the wedding style is when deciding between a mini skirt or a strapless knee length, but regardless you can still get that spunk from that perfect pop of color. Or, if you want to give yourself a little more edge, go for a dress with a gorgeous pattern on it! Patterns work great in the fall and will gladly say “I like to dance more than that monotone dress”. A nice touch with these styles below could be a chic feathered head piece.
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