Creative ways to Invite Bridesmaids to your Wedding
Paperia | January 2015
In a previous post, we discussed the various components of the bridal party and how to select a team of supporters who will successfully assume the honor and obligations that come along with their important roles.
Now, we are going to talk about cute and creative ways to invite your bridesmaids to be in your wedding. This has become and increasingly popular trend, and it is a great way to add some excitement to the early stages of wedding planning.
If you think about it, you are asking these women to come along for a ride with you (a long ride that is emotional, beautiful, but also expensive!). So, “popping the question” to them in a creative way shows them how much their presence and participation means to you!
Pop the question in style with…
You’ve got your ring, now give them one! How cute is this example of a boxed ring pop with a fun and colorful note to literally POP the question! Creative, easy to execute, and super fun (not to mention – tasty!) Visit: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/417145984206865465/
Nothing says celebration like a bottle of champagne! Pick up some bottles of your favorite brand and adorn them with ribbons (in your wedding colors, if you have them selected!) and attach a card inviting each woman to assume her special role. Visit: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/417145984209792733/
Check out this adorable, simple and stunningly classic silver necklace that comes on a printed card asking, “Will you be my bridesmaid?” Your ladies are sure to love adding another piece of jewelry to their collection, one that they can layer with other pieces, and even wear to your shower and bachelorette party! Visit: https://www.etsy.com/listing/121524219/be-my-bridesmaid-gift-asking-bridesmaids?ref=correlated_featured
Consider employing the KISS method (“keep it simple, stupid!”) and pen a sentimental note explaining why having each woman by your side on your big day would mean the world to you. There’s sure to be some tears, but the happy kind! What better way to convey your love and excitement in sharing this special experience together? This sample card gives you some ideas of what you might like to include. Visit: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/417145984208344176/
Consider ordering these delightful secret garland messages that look unsuspecting from the outside, but then open to reveal a very important question on the inside! This will surely catch your girls off guard – who doesn’t love a good surprise?! Visit: https://www.etsy.com/listing/119791343/five-5-secret-garland-message-in-a-box?utm_source=Pinterest&utm_medium=PageTools&utm_campaign=Share
Any of these unique bridal party invitations, given with heartfelt sentiment, will surely be well-received and sincerely appreciated. Enjoy planning this fun activity and the memorable moments that will ensue when you deliver the surprises to your maids.