by Georgina Clatworthy
While it is a bridesmaid’s responsibility to take an active role in all pre-wedding and wedding-day festivities, it is the maid of honor who is in charge of actually making and executing many of those plans. The standard duties of the maid of honor are as follows:
• Escort the bride on any and all reasonable wedding related errands, if possible.
• Initiate the plans for the bridal shower and be the party coordinator.
For many people, choosing the maid of honor can be complicated. Sometimes the choice is between a best friend and sibling; in this situation, what do you do? Do you pick (a) your best friend you’ve known since childhood, or (b) your older sister? While playing favorites seems childish – it’s a necessary decision that must be determined during the initial stages of wedding planning.
Giving the Role to Family
Typically, if you only have one sister,
When it comes to the wedding, the maid of honor and best man carry a good deal of the nuptial responsibilities. Brides and grooms generally choose their closest friend or sibling to act as the best man and maid of honor, trusting that they will help them plan the most important day of their entire life. Although their role is not as critical as the two getting married, without them the wedding would be incomplete.
It’s an honor to be chosen to act
by Jason Hennessey
The maid of honor is always the closest and most helpful person that a bride can have when planning to have a wedding. She is usually an old friend or the best friend with whom you share a lot of things and experiences. The maid of honor will come in handy during the wedding preparation by helping in making crucial decisions and assist in making wedding preparations. She also stands by your side all the time and encourages you when you
by Georgina Clatworthy
A bridal shower is traditionally a party held for the bride and organized by her maid of honor and bridesmaids. They are usually an opportunity to give the bride some gifts which will be of use to her in her new home or to help her assemble her trousseau.
The bridal shower can form just one of the many pre-wedding parties and are seen as a chance for all the female members of the wedding party along with other friends and