The Bridesmaid Resource. Help for a Damsel in this dress!

Tips and Advice

There are a lot of things that come along with being a bridesmaid that don’t come in any handbook. When I was a bridesmaid the first time – I had plenty of questions and not too many resources to find the answers. We won’t leave you hanging.

Gift Idea: A Professional Organizer Changed My Life

The Urban Organizer came to my house and changed my life. I couldn’t stop thinking about what an incredible gift this would be for newlyweds! Not only are they usually surrounded by boxes and boxes of new gifts post-wedding, but they still have all their old stuff that they have combined – dishes, towels, clothing etc. Who has the time to go through all of that stuff?

Read More »

(More) Gifts For Guys!

Mmmmmm. Beer. Here at Bridesmaiding, we are always on the lookout for cool stuff just for you. And like, all your friends. Well, this time – the cool stuff came to us! Yay! Less work! We’ve written about gifts for guys before but our list could always use expanding! The guys behind givethembeer.com reached out to show us […]

Read More »

Gifts For Guys

If you think women are tough to shop for – try Grooms and Groomsmen! I’ve done a lot of creative gift searches for guys and almost every search leads you to a knife or a monogrammed toiletry bag. (Because nothing says “thank you” or “congrats!” like your monogram on a toothpaste-covered bag where you keep your condoms!) Here are some gift ideas that guys will actually like!

Read More »
Unlikely Bridesmaid Series. Original Photo by Evangeline Lane.

Unlikely Bridesmaid (A Series): Part Three – The “Fitting”

“I’m sorry, what the F did you just say? These are 6’s and 8’s, which are NOT my size but, in fact, sizes of my past that are now too small for me. Did The 21-year old Jackie make this appointment?” First time bridesmaid Jackie, the anti-girly girl, tries on bridesmaid dresses for the first time. This is her (hilarious) story of survival.

Read More »

Fashion Tips: Packing For A Weekend Wedding

Bridesmaiding’s Fashion Consultant, Shaina Stigler packs our suitcase for a wedding away. That’s right! An entire weekend of wedding wear from A to D! (Airplane to Dance floor, duh.) Weekend wedding, just got here this morning, 3 days, 2 bags, 1 me. Have you ever seen Annie?! Well if you have, you know that the […]

Read More »

De-stressing Your Bride-To-Be

Sure, being a bride should be a fun and happy experience. But, as we all know – there is a lot of stress that goes along with planning an event for 30 members of your friends and family, and ya know,  a 100 “strangers.”  Here are a few tips for de-stressing your bride, comforting her […]

Read More »

The Ten Commandments Of Planning A Stellar Bachelorette Party

Congratulations! You’ve been tasked with planning a bachelorette party for your friend/sister/ cousin /co-worker. You may be overwhelmed with all the pressure to make it super amazing, as you anxiously watch the list of things on your “to do” list grow longer and longer. The anxiety will rise even more if the party involves a […]

Read More »

Double Brides: A Guidebook On How To Act When Your Gay Friends Get Married (Hint: Like A Human!)

Great news! You are a cool person & you know two gals who are getting married. To one another! Maybe you live in a city, or have been to a city or you are open to watching a city on tv. Maybe you’re artsy. Maybe you’re sporty. Maybe you are just any human person living in America in 2013. Whatever the case, you know gay women. And yet! You might still have questions when it comes to double brides.

Read More »