Brides.com: . You Don't Give Her a Wedding Gift. Being a bridesmaid comes with a lot of expenses and you may find yourself shelling out more money than you can afford. It's still appropriate to give the bride a gift — even if it's something small or homemade.
Brides.com: . You Don't Respond to the Wedding Email Chains. Instead of tossing these email chains in your spam folder, make time to read through them and respond when needed. That way, you'll stay in the loop of any and all details and changes.