The Ultimate Maid of Honor Survival Guide: Congratulations! You’ve just been assigned one of the most important roles in the wedding party! Whether you’re the maid of honor or matron of honor, one of your significant responsibilities is to make life easier for the bride during the wedding planning. With helpful tips, and a checklist of items to be aware of, you’ll be ready to take on whatever the wedding party (or the bride) happens to throw at you.
TOAST TO THE BRIDE Brookie! These are helpful guidelines. It doesn't have to be too crazy or a big deal. Also, we're thinking 5 minutes maximum for each speech (I'll double check with Richard on that) so not too long either!
the maid of honor could put this together. have the mother of the bride, mother in law, bridesmaids, and friends of the bride write letters to her, then put them in a book so she can read them while getting ready the day of. the last page can be a letter from the groom!
Bridal Shower Checklist. stuff that should be done already: Set date. Request guest list from bride. Confirm venue. Order invitations. Decide theme. Set budget. Get address list together. Email out-of-town guests to let them know date for travel. Get together with all those planning to brainstorm ideas for decor, menu, etc. Order tables, chairs, linens, and other rentals. Delegate tasks and DIY projects.