what have you done to ask your bridesmaids to be your bridesmaid? I would like to do/make something to give them when I ask them, especially as it's two years away but I don't know what. The age range is 12-32 so probably wouldn't be a 'one size fits all' kind of gift,ore tailored to each one Thanks xx
Hi we told my Fiance's sister we wanted her to be bridesmaid but my Mum made 2 cards for me to ask my friends they were delighted and are going to frame the cards :)
I got mine a personalised hanger with their name the date and role on it a card and a bottle of prosecco x
I made little gift bags with a bridesmaids DVD, a face mask, wedding day scented candle and a bracelet with a poem asking them. Wanted it personal without spending too much. Each bag cost less than £12 xx
I gave mine these boxes, the bottles were just a bottle of whatever they prefer and candles with their initial on xxx
I gave them a message in a bottle xx
I got these balloons filled with helium and attached to prosecco
Hi I got labels printed up for prosecco bottles for the girls maybe a customised chocolate bar or something for the younger ones?
i have a box with 'will you be my maid of honour' on it & inside i will be putting a poem ive done along with a few photos of me and her, a pandora charm that says 'maid of honour' also a maid of honour notepad for hen do ideas ect..and will be making a beach bag with few goodies like sandals, fan ect in it as im having a beach wedding in Dominican will do kind of the same for bridesmaids also x
I didn't do anything special, as I'm saving that for the gifts on the day. I knew who I wanted and I think they knew I'd ask them, and didn't expect anything special but it's your choice 😊😊 xx
I gave myself mines a personalised coat hanger for them to keep with their dresses and robes to wear the morning of the wedding.
I did a charm bracelet
I did these with a mini bottle of prosecco attached and a tag that said will you be my bridesmaid, I got them in everyone's houses without them knowing as a surprise, all in the same day x
I did gift bags with a little bottle of prosecco but with a candle for my pregnant MOH, nail varnish and a card each with a different poem on it. We also had a flower girl and a page boy and we put toys in theirs. X
I did balloon in a box with a safety pin with a note saying 'pop me' and inside the balloon was a scroll asking them to be my bridesmaids. The balloons were colours from my wedding :)
I made up little boxes with a personalised candle inside
I decorated little boxes, made little notes from coloured card and miniature bouquets of flowers with a note saying: "will you be my bridesmaid?" "yes or no" check boxes, my sisters loved it and although I didn't need to i also have one to my maid of honour so she had a keepsake too lol
I got some little boxes and painted them in our colours and put “will you be my bridesmaid?” Inside the lid and in there was an adjustable thread bracelet with a charm that says “bridesmaid” on it. Also did the same for my maid of honour. It was lovely and they loved them xx
I put these crackers into wine bags with the strict instruction not to open them until Christmas day, it was so lovely getting all their excited messages and phone calls!!
I got these cards printed on zazzle and made the friendship bracelets myself
I got my bridesmaids these. Perfect for all ages and can be a keepsake x
I just asked mine xxx
I've done little cards with bracelets attached and I've got silk bridesmaids robes too. Just waiting for the fancy boxes to arrive before I give them out 😁 x
I bought personalised bridesmaid & maid of honour cards 😊 xx
I made a collage of pics of me with each one and put the ask on there as well, then had them framed. Went over really well with my bridesmaids and witness (all 27/28) and flower girls (8 and 10).
I ordered the boomf bombs and had them personalised! I made sure they all had someone to film their reactions though as something to remember the moment and they were brilliant! The girls loved them!
I used a free wedding website and added them and their pictures as bridesmaids to that and then sent them the link.
I got mine personalised cards from Funky Pigeon
I did a photo book for 3 of them with a poem I wrote running throughout it, the last lines asking them to be my bridesmaids. My other one I don't have many photos with so went on etsy and bought a wooden heart ornament with says (name) will you be my bridesmaid. I wrote a letter to go with that- they all were shocked and emotional xxx
They do some really nice personalised cards on line at card factory ,
Aw wow thanks everyone! These are some wonderful ideas xx
I got a personalised wine bottle label for my sister asking if she’d be my MOH and put it on a bottle of her fave wine. And for my BM’s I got them scratch cards.
I did boxes with travel mugs saying bridesmaid, the date and there names printed on them with a card and framed picture x
I asked mine using a balloon “Pop” box!
My bridesmaid popped the balloon which released confetti and a scroll reading- will you be my bridesmaid?
She loved it!
I done this for my 3 friends that I ask and then for my sister who is younger I made her a big goody bag of stuff which included a countdown plaque with ‘days till I’m a bridesmaid and also included loads of sweets etc as she was in the middle of studying for her school exams!
Oh good grief.. life is too short.. id just ask them... lol
I bought all my bridesmaids a necklace I wanted them to wear on the day. And in the box I had the question asking them to be my bridesmaids. I made them hunt for them by a riddle hunt
I did boxes with some treats in. Was able to tailor them to each person xx
My bridesmaids and I went for afternoon tea at our wedding reception venue and I gave them their boxes there. Unfortunately their glasses hadn’t turned up in time. So I did this instead. X
I created these proposal boxes which included a bridesmaid sash, a knot bangle, sweets and something to drink. This could be tailored for all ages! I also made them a card with a sweet poem in it asking them to be bridesmaids xx
I took mine out for coffee and cake and got the cafe to ice onto the plate ‘will you be my bridesmaid?’ Was so good to see her reaction! Georgina
I GOT some old shoe boxes and wrapped them in nice paper filled it with a little bottle of fizz and photo of me and he bridesmaid in a nice frame a sash saying bridesmaid and a little bracelet off of Etsy that says he chose me now I choose you I can’t say I do without you they all loved it and ignore worked out about £20 a box