It’s been so much fun looking through wedding photos & reliving the day. I’m excited to share all about my bridesmaids… how I asked them to be in the wedding, their dresses, hair, & gifts.
When I got engaged in August of last year, I asked my sister to be my maid of honor & each of my best friends to be my bridesmaids with these super cute box sets from Etsy. I loved the confetti, fortune cookies, & little white frames (I put a photo of us together in each one)!
On our wedding day, I gave them ‘thank you’ gifts for being such a huge part of my special day. I got them each a personalized hanger, champagne flute, thank you card, & gift bag from Etsy. I gave them light pink & white striped robes from Le Rose to wear while getting ready. The actual ones I got aren’t available anymore but Le Rose has so many cute choices!
My mom found the cutest little champagne bottles with gold confetti for us to pop & Sarah & Faith’s wonderful moms decorated the bridal suite that morning. They also had mimosas & lunch brought in for all of us. Each of the girls took turns sharing memories & we had so much fun relaxing, sipping mimosas, doing our makeup, & getting ready. I was so overwhelmed, anxious, & stressed leading up to our wedding weekend but that morning I was finally able to relax, enjoy the process of seeing my vision come to life, & have fun getting ready with my girls.
My hairdresser, Karen Hoover, came from Charlotte to do everyone’s hair & she did the most incredible job. I loved the idea of all of the girls having different styles (pony, bun, down, half up) with braids & flowers (provided by my florist, LB Floral). They all turned out beautiful and looked so amazing.
I found the girl’s dresses at Brideside, a dress shop in Charlotte where a stylist provides personalized assistance with picking out dresses. Picking out bridesmaids dresses was so exciting. I went there 3-4 times, once with almost every girl, to try on every dress they had! I knew I wanted to have all different dresses in the same color scheme (light pink/blush/buff) & to have a mix of sequins, chiffon, & tulle. Below is what each girl ended up in.
- Julie (sis/maid of honor): Jenny Yoo Jules Sleeveless Dress in Rose Gold
- Sarah & Thasin: Jenny Yoo Annabelle Convertible Bridesmaid Dress in Cameo Pink
- Faith & Alex: Adrianna Papell Art Deco Blouson Gown in Taupe Pink
- Cara: Watters Aldridge Bridesmaid Dress in Buff
- Jessica: Watters Linden Bridesmaid Dress in Buff
This was truly the BEST day of my life & I love sharing these photos with you all. Please comment below if you have any questions about my bridesmaids. In case you missed it, I shared wedding photos HERE and HERE.