How to Cope as the Single Bridesmaid

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Coping as the single bridesmaid: A love story. Dearest readers, Here at Bridesmaids Uncorked, we don’t lie. We meant it when we said being a bridesmaid is unfortunately expensive. We too, think penis cakes are silly and…

Wedding Beauty Must Haves

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The beauty products I can’t live without The wedding bug has bitten me big time and we are less than a month away. But with wedding planning comes an unbelievable amount of events that require the…

Q&A with Vow to Be Chic

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Vow to be Chic is making it easier than every for bridesmaids to look good, without breaking the bank. Being a bridesmaid is expensive. In fact, the average bridesmaid spends $1,695 per wedding—and oftentimes that number…

Getting your body ready for wedding season

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Q&A with fitness and health professional Joey Devick There is nothing more daunting than feeling like you have to lose a bunch of weight before being in or attending a wedding. Trust me, I know from…

What to do when a good friend doesn’t ask you to be a bridesmaid

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How to cope when you aren’t one of the chosen ones When a close girlfriend gets engaged, shortly after the celebration kicks off, the wonder starts to creep in. Will she ask me to be a…

Chloe + Isabel: Bridesmaid Gift Guide

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Bridesmaid Gift Guide of the Jeweled Variety The options for bridesmaids gifts are endless, yet there are few so practical—and beautiful—as something jeweled. Jewelry is a fantastic gift option for bridesmaids because of its versatility. Brides can hand…

Gatsby Shower Theme

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♫ ♫ A little party never killed nobody ♫ ♫ Don’t we all wish we were born in the Roaring 20s?! The feathered dresses. The crazy parties. Bedazzled headpieces. Strands of pearls. The. Endless. Champagne. Since we (sadly) can’t go back in time and…

Bachelorette Theme Parties

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Why Bachelorette theme parties are taking over. Gone are the days of bachelorette parties revolving around feather boas, the color pink and penis cakes. Well, okay, maybe not totally gone, but there is something new on…

Bridesmaids Gifts from Bride to ‘Maids

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The art of bridesmaids gifts—and why it’s important for brides to shower bridesmaids with love.  Given how overwhelming the wedding planning process can become, brides can (and should!) lean on their bridesmaids for moral support. Their job is…

The Rehearsal Dinner Slideshow

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How to make a rehearsal dinner slideshow When you’re a bridesmaid, you have to fulfill a crazy variety of unexpected roles, and unfortunately, tech expert is oftentimes one of them. Enter the rehearsal dinner slideshow. Almost every…