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Bridal shower ideas and activities

Jun 6, 2008
Besides being a traditional wedding activity bridal showers are great for bonding with one another ,it's great fun and the memories will last forever. The activities usually center on the day that's around the corner and on the bride to be.Usually a person is selected to organize the shower and the activities on that day in colaboration with the bride.

Traditionally,past bridal showers may have had a surprise element included but nowadays the bride may choose to do most of the organizing herself with the selection of the bridal favors and other bridal shower fun stuff and it's not uncommon for this to happen.It may be that it's more fun to be involved anyway!

Certain activities may create a bond with the attendees at the shower.Although there are many options that can be thought of to create this type of atmosphere here are just a couple.Lumped into one option could be ,messages,pedicures and manicures.There are salons that allow for after hour rentals unless it would be inconvenient to arrange that.Another option is having some sort of board game activities That everyone would be satisfied with .

What about something that is great for getting laughs :What is it?How about Sharing old pictures with one another,this can be fun and everyone is interested to see how good or bad we look with are not so proud and somewhat proud pictures.

Should these activities be reserved for the closest of friends or family members and if so you may want to set this aside for a while and come up with another option.Ultimately the bonding affect that your looking for will be yours to administer.

During a bridal shower, female members of the wedding party are usually the ones who organize it. The first thing that usually occurs is the arrival of the bride. Some people will start the bridal shower activities with gift giving. Bridals showers usually have themes which coincide with rooms or parts of a house, for example, bedroom or bathroom. If bedroom is the theme for the shower, most gifts will center on items that are found in the bedroom or items that the bride will use in the bedroom.

Opening the gifts is by far the most entertaining part of the shower as compared with setting up the shower.One of the other important things to remember is to get the names and what items were given from the attendee's at the party so you can in turn give a thank you note at a future date.
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