How many times have you been a bridesmaid?

posted 3 years ago in Bridesmaids
  • poll: How many times have you been a bridesmaid?
    Never : (83 votes)
    30 %
    1 : (53 votes)
    19 %
    2 : (65 votes)
    23 %
    3 : (36 votes)
    13 %
    4 : (20 votes)
    7 %
    5 : (8 votes)
    3 %
    6 : (5 votes)
    2 %
    7 : (5 votes)
    2 %
    8 : (0 votes)
  • Post # 3
    849 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: February 2014

    SEVEN times – okay three of them I was a flower girl but old enough to remember 🙂 I am a little over it because I don’t LOVE being on display, I hate being fitted for dresses etc. But I haven’t ever had a BAD experience.Two of those times I was MOH.

    I actually just forgot about my cousin’s wedding when I was in my teens. EIGHT times then.

    Yah, I’m over it.

    Post # 4
    1355 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2013 - Vine Street Church

    I was in one back in July, and it was so horrible that I don’t even want to discuss it.

    Post # 5
    1233 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    Not once. I’ll probably only be in two weddings my entire life IF my remaining bridesmaids ever get married.

    Post # 6
    2299 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2010

    I was one a couple of years ago, and it was overall a positive experience 🙂

    Post # 7
    6812 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2014

    1 time MOH (this year), 1 time BM (in 2010) and 1 time BM for my sis when I was 14.

    I’m over it. If I never get asked to be in a wedding again, I’ll be perfectly happy. I do have a BFF from the 5th grade that is still single, if she was going to do a bridal party (I could see her not doing one or just doing a MOH), then I would definitely say yes and be delighted and honored to be in her party, but if she didn’t ask me or didn’t do one, I wouldn’t be hurt or care really – it’s expensive to be in one and I’ve done it enough times now to be fine with never doing it again lol

    Post # 8
    3673 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: July 2015

    I was maid of honor in my mom and stepdad’s wedding when I was 10, but I obviously didn’t do any planning or help throw a shower or bachelorette party or anything like that. I have yet to be a bridesmaid as an adult!

    Post # 9
    7019 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: November 1999

    So sad that some people have negative experiences. I have twice and it was low stress, not much work or cost, and great fun. One time was for my mother and it cost nothing. The other time was for my best friend and my only costs were dress + shoes, and a cheap but fun hens’ night (bachelorette party).

    Post # 10
    4540 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: May 2014 - Royalton White Sands

    Never. Maybe when my sister or FSIL gets married.

    Post # 11
    10877 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    I’ve been a bridesmaid seven times (three of those times I was maid of honor.)

    Post # 12
    278 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Three times, and they were all really great experiences!

    Post # 13
    1822 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013 - Pavilion overlooking golf course scenery, reception at banquet hall

    I was MOH at my MOH’s wedding, but it was out of state and I only got there the night before so I didn’t do much :-/

    Post # 14
    3230 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    I was two times and never had a bad experience. I would do it again!

    Post # 15
    498 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    I have been a flower girl 4 times, but a bridesmaid once – so far. The first time was last summer, but my BM did ask me to be in her wedding next fall, so that will be my second time =)

    Post # 16
    11772 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2013

    Never, but I would be a GREAT one! My friends need to hurry up and get married!

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