It's the bride's privilege to ask her wedding party to dress a certain way for her wedding. It's tradition. She can tell them what jewelry and shoes to wear, too. She can even ask everybody to wear their hair up, or down, if she's super picky. But she absolutely, positively CANNOT ask anybody in her wedding party to alter their physical characteristics in any way.
4. About Half of Bridesmaids and Groomsmen Spend $200 or More on Other Costs Bridesmaids More Likely to Go Over Budget Men
A simple suit can go a long way -- maybe even until death do you part.
Let's face it, in the realm of wedding planning, the men are typically an afterthought. Though they aren't exactly volunteering to handcraft Pinterest-inspired wedding decor like the bridesmaids are, ultimately the groomsmen are an equally important element of the wedding.
Being a groomsman is definitely no easy task so to help you get started, here are five tips to help you get it right (and nail it!) even if it's just your first time.
Being asked to be a bridesmaid or a groomsman is one of the highest honors given to a friend. Yes, it is a lot of work and sometimes it isn't fun but when your friend asks you to stand with them while they take this huge step in their lives, you do it... and you do it without any complaints. Unfortunately, that isn't always the way things go.