Once you are engaged, you need to get ready for wedding planning. Having bridesmaids is one of the most important part of your ceremony. But managing your bridesmaids is not easy because there are a lot etiquette rule you should follow. Such as how many bridesmaids, how to choose bridesmaid dresses. Here are our suggestions may get your inspired.
How many bridesmaids should you have?
There is no rule on how many bridesmaids you should have. You can have 4 or up to 12 maids who mean have meant the most in our life. If your fiance will have groomsman. Take it into consideration. Number can be even or uneven. If you will have a non-traditional wedding, not having any bridesmaid would be also a good choice.
Who pays for bridesmaid dresses?
Generally, bridesmaids should bare the cost of dress by themselves. Including other things like transportation, makeup, shoes,etc. But you need to prepare thank-you-gift. Be noted, if one of your bridesmaid is unable to afford the cost. We suggest you cover the cost for here or find other dress with lower price on here budget. But please keep secret to other bridesmaids. If you have enough budget, you can also bare all cost of bridesmaid dresses as a gift.
How to choose dresses for your bridesmaids?
There are few things you need to avoid when you are choosing the bridesmaid dresses.
Wrong Style & Colors
Everyone has her own style preference. Some may prefer strapless, some may prefer long sleeve, and some may prefer a-line or sheath. In such case, mismatched bridesmaid dress would be a good choice. You can go with similar color with different styles. Discuss with each of your bridesmaids and make sure they will have great look on dresses you choose.
Be carefully consider the cost of bridesmaid dresses. Select dresses with reasonable price that work for every bride’s budget.
Unable to Wear It Again
Your bridesmaids won’t be happy if they spend a lot amount on a dress they will unable to wear again. And to having a wedding is big and long day. You need to consider to keep your girls amazing and feel comfortable at the same time.
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