A you can imagine, writing a Bridesmaid blog means we need to keep up with all of the bridal shower themes that guarantee a good time. Below are our top 10 favorite showers for 2017.
Pink and Sparkly
A very popular bridal shower theme is to go with a timeless classic: pretty in pink and all things that sparkle! Some of our favorite ideas for this type of shower include sparkly table runners, balloons filled with confetti, and serving pink bubbly.
Cooking or Baking Theme
For the food loving bride give her exactly what she wants, a taste of savory appetizers with a side of sugary sweets. There are many clever ways to incorporate kitchen accessories and gadgets into this type of shower. For a fun game, be sure to have guests share their favorite recipes with the couple.
In today’s digital age, you sometimes get to know people without ever meeting them. In the blink of an eye you decide if you lived closer you’d be best friends. That is what happened to us when we saw the pictures by Nicole Klym Photography for this pretty in pink bridal shower.
The details at this shower are impeccable. From the games, to the food and drink, and all the little things in between. You’ll find so much inspiration from Melissa’s special day.
One of the most cost effective bridal showers to have is one at home. A backyard picnic bridal shower is a great option. Especially if you are planning a spring or summer shower, or you are blessed with year round nice weather.
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Just like on Roxy’s wedding day, the bride was treated to an intimate outdoor event, this one being held in the backyard of her bridesmaid Jessica.
Jessica handmade the majority of the decor. We love all the personal touches, especially the “bride’s suite” area complete with blankets. Just look at how adorable that “From Miss to Mrs.” burlap sign is.
My sister’s bridal shower was held recently, and in part 1 the planning process was discussed. A garden party bridal shower is so much fun, and we want to share more details of the day. Plus we want to share how happy the bride was to see everyone. Cause that is what it’s all about right!? A happy bride.
Guests awaited the arrival of the bride, Christina, with conversation and unlimited mimosas. It is a fact, that you can never, ever go wrong with bottomless mimosas.
Christina arrived, and although she knew about the shower, she did not know the theme. We quickly dressed her with a white fascinator and a bride-to-be sash. We had told her to wear a white dress, so not to spoil the theme, and this made it easy for us to buy complimentary accessories. Continue reading →
I threw my best friend Tiffany a bridal shower a few years ago with a Breakfast at Tiffany’s Theme. I went nuts at the party store, buying anything and everything with sparkles and pearls. It was a relatively simple decorating job with Tiffany blue, white, and some glitter or silver pieces here and there.
Invitations: Vistaprint is one of my favorites when it comes to having things printed. I bought these invitations and some plain white envelopes.
Attire: I asked that everyone wear their favorite little black dress in honor of the movie and although I was worried people would think it was bold to ask them to wear something particular, everyone showed up in a black dress and thought the idea was fun!
What makes for a perfect Bridal Shower cocktail? Well considering the majority of showers are hosted in Spring and Summer months, most Bridesmaids are looking for simple, light drinks that usually involve a bit of fizz.
So in honor of celebrating your bride-to-be, here are some fun, easy cocktails. They’re sure to make your shower guests feel pampered, without leaving you to feel college girl broke.