Tricky situation… need help with wording

posted 2 years ago in Paper
Post # 2
1377 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2015

Hmm, that is a bit tricky. If it were me writing them, I’d just write ‘lady of honor’, ‘sister of honor’, or something that avoids it altogether. 

Post # 3
42101 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

LeonardLady:  Lady of Honor

Sister of Honor

Honor Attendant ( title to be determined later)

Post # 4
1248 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

LeonardLady:  I’d just put maid. A lot of people I know haven’t even used Matron for their married MOH’s as they saw it as a bit old hat.

Post # 5
333 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2015

I think I would just put “maid,” personally. My mother is my “matron” of honor technically because she is married, but I never call her that and she never calls herself that. I think “matron” would make her feel old. I doubt it will offend your sister if you put “maid,” especially considering her recent split. If you feel totally awkward about it, the ladies above me have some great ideas. Lady of Honor or Sister of Honor could totally work!

Post # 6
65 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: December 2014

Head Brides maid? 


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