Undeniably, the bridal shower tradition has evolved as an important part of wedding ceremony itself, perhaps, because it provides the bride an avenue to relax and have fun with her friends before the wedding.
Nevertheless, if you’ve never thrown a bridal shower before, it can be tad difficult to pull off one if not properly guided.
Fortunately, the internet is flooded with lots and lots of ideas on how to throw a bridal shower, all it takes is the internet and a device - which will eventually make your job a lot easier.
The trick to having a successful bridal shower is to organise a party the bride will remember for the rest of her life.
So if you want to make the shower unforgettable and special - and you're looking for some inspiration to throw an amazing bridal shower, keep reading.
We’ve outlined a few ideas that are unique and will make your bridal shower a memorable one.
1. A Couple Shower
You do not have to stick to tradition when it comes to planning your bridal shower you can go unconventional. This type of bridal party is open to both genders. The more the merrier right?. You can have your friends and his friends with nobody feeling left out. Especially if you like to do everything with your partner. It could be an outdoor or indoor event, just make sure you have enough activities that will accommodate both genders.
2. Scavenger Hunt Bridal Shower
If you love adventures, then this is definitely for you. Head to the park or in your garden or any of your favourite part of the city and create a fun filled scavenger hunt for your friends. Scatter a lot of unusual but meaningful things around anywhere of your choice and let your friends find them. You could spice it up by dressing up as your favourite cartoon or tv characters.
3. Cooking Class Bridal shower
This is ideal for you if you love food like me. You and your friends will have fun while learning something new. It could be chef lead or you could look up cooking recipes online or look for a restaurant that offers cooking classes. Because it is just for a day you could probably try new appetizers. A perk to this will be the many array of foods that will be available after the cooking class.
4. Spa Day Bridal Shower
Escape to the spa with your friends and pamper yourselves with manicures, pedicures and general body massage. This is quite unusual but fun nonetheless. Create a charming invite probably a card attached to a massage oil or attached to a hand towel. This gives a full insight into what your friends should expect.
5. Destination Bridal Shower
This doesn’t have to be anywhere far and expensive. Choose a weekend and head out to the beach or a resort or even a hotel. Pack your makeup kits and do a makeover while at it. The idea is to get away from work and business and just have fun with your friends in a new place.
Whatever Idea you choose to use, Whether you are planning a bridal shower for yourself or for your friend, remember a bridal shower should be fun and interesting. Find out what you really like to do and tweak it into a masterpiece.
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