6 Lovely Gifts for the Bridal Shower Host

by The Man Registry

Special to OneWed by Kara Horner of TheManRegistry.com Looking for the perfect gift for your bridal shower hostess? Thank her for her love and support with a truly unique and personal gift. Read on to see six wonderful options... 1. Recycled Vintage Silverware Wine Tags Hostess Gift. 2. Studio SloMo & Leah Duncan Recipe Cards & Tea Towel Set. 3. Engraved Bedside Water Carafe Set Hostess Gift. 4. Personalized Cutting Board. 5. Custom Melamine Monogram Square Serving...

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The Chic Bride’s Guide to Shower Invitations

by Azure

Wondering what style bridal shower invites suit you like a dream? OneWed to the rescue, with designs from Wedding Paper Divas! We rounded up some of our favorite stylish bridal shower invitations for every type of affair, so no matter what style soiree your MOH is planning, you can find the perfect match. Wedding Paper Divas just launched a great weekend site sale offering up to 15% off on wedding stationery until July 2nd! Check out the sale here.

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Ask the Wedding Maven: How Many Bridal Showers Do I Deserve?

by Azure

In this week's advice column, a bride writes in upset because out of her eight bridesmaids, only one has offered to throw her a party. What do you think, was the Wedding Maven too harsh on her? Do you expect to have multiple parties? Why or why not? Helpful Links How Many Bridal Showers Do I Deserve? Ask the Wedding Maven

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Bridal Shower Present Idea for the Bride with a Mother of a Problem

by Azure

"Renee Plastique" recently sent me a copy of her hilarious book Mothers-In-Law Do Everything Wrong: M.I.L.D.E.W.. I LOVE it because, well, I have a bit of a MILDEW problem. But, what's great about the book is that some of the anecdotes in it actually make me THANKFUL for my MIL. If you know a Bride-to-Be with a bit of a MILDEW problem, consider sneaking this into her bridal shower booty, just make sure her MIL won't be there.

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Bridal Shower Idea: A New-Fashioned Tea Party

by Azure

If the phrase “tea party” makes you think of little girls and stuffed animals, or little old ladies in gloves, or worse-yet, political parties, it’s time to rethink things! Tea parties are still a great idea for a bridal shower, after all, what's not to love about retro-elegance and girl talk? But, just because you’re having a tea party doesn’t mean it has to be stuffy and old fashioned! The new tea party has modern tastes AND modern drinks! Check out our advice section...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Daughter of the Groom Dilemma

by Azure

Blended families often come with their own unique set of wedding problems. In this week's advice column, an adult daughter of the groom writes in with a question about what she should and shouldn't do. The Wedding Maven answers her question, but may not solve the real problem! Do you need wedding advice? Do you have a question about wedding traditions, etiquette or relationships? Write weddingmaven@onewed.com If you're looking for suggestions for your own wedding, why not try...

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Bubbly Bride: The Bridal Shower Guest List

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Who is required to be invited to your bridal shower? Will you have numerous bridal showers and separate your friends from family, or possibly keep your family and your husband's family separate? Recently I have seen a large range of differences in how brides are handling their showers. I have even seen brides who choose not to participate in the bridal shower and opt into having a couples' shower instead. Whether it is your engagement party, bridal shower, a...

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Question of the Week: What Pre-Wedding Events Are You Having?

by Azure

Bridal shower, bachelorette party, bachelor party, engagement party ... all of the pre-wedding events and activities can get a little overwhelming. Which ones are you having and why? Which ones do you wish you were having? Which ones do you wish you could get out of having?

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The Plunge: Why Grooms Should Stay away from Bridal Showers

by Azure

Every other week or so we invite our fine friends from The Plunge to come over here and talk to your guys. We return the favor by visiting their site and giving them a little insight into what's going on inside the mind of the bride. This week, they give the guys a little cheat sheet on how to get out of going to your bridal shower. In the process, they create a new must-have pre-wedding event! Why would they need this you ask? Well, some girls seem to think that having the groom...

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Savvy Steals Giveaway Winner: Guaranteed Fun For Your Bridal Shower!

by Azure

Wondering which lovely bride-to-be is walking away with the fun Harumika Bridal Collection?? Then you are in luck, because we've selected this week's Savvy Steals winner! And the winner is... Tristen H! Congrats, Tristen! Whether you were trying to score this for your own bridal shower, or as a gift for your adorable flower girl, we've got you covered! Don't forget to email SavvyScoop@onewed.com to claim your prize! See you all back on the Scoop on Monday! Have a fab...

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