These are three words you should think twice about using, particularly when it comes to decisions the bride is making about her wedding. Unless she genuinely wants your feedback, keep it to yourself. And if it is negative… definitely keep it to yourself. Even if she has her heart set on hot pink wedge sneakers for the wedding party and you hate the idea, just smile and ask, "With or without socks?"
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When given the honor of being in a friend's wedding, we want to do everything perfectly. We hope that we can do our loved ones justice as we help them on the big day. But it might not be until we're brides ourselves (or had a horrible experience at a wedding party) that we realize just how important a bridesmaid or maid of honor is. If you're called to duty for a best friend or family member, you'll want to be the absolute best you can be. To help you in your quest to be the best, I'm sharing the most important tidbits I've picked up from my own experience and from former brides and bridal party members in the know. Click through for 7 tips to help you be the best bridesmaid or maid of honor ever! -ByKrishann Briscoe