(Closed) Bridesmaid Moving Away

posted 5 years ago in Emotional
Post # 3
7358 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2014

You can always look at it as an excuse to travel to the other side of the country more often!

Post # 4
5001 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

I didn’t live in the same state as any of my bridesmaids and it was fine. Sure it’s nice to see your friends all the time, but most people don’t live in the same town their whole lives. With all of the means of communication these days, I feel like I still see them all the time 🙂

Post # 5
1335 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: February 2017 - Seattle, WA

@ebarnes0:  That is sad!  One of my good friends recently moved from Oregon to Alabama and i miss her so much!  We text constantly but…it’s not the same.  You’ll have to both make it a point to schedule trips or maybe meet halfway for a girls weekend.  

Post # 6
1901 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2012 - Franklin Plaza


I am a bridesmaid in my best friend’s wedding this summer. She got engaged in July and I (somewhat unexpectedly) moved 800 miles away two months later. It definitely sucks and I miss her to pieces, but we keep in touch a lot through texts/phone calls. I love hearing about her wedding plans even if I can’t be right there to help her with everything.

And if you can swing it, please plan a trip out to visit her! I desperately wish one of my friends would come visit me. It can be lonely living in a new city!

Post # 7
957 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: January 2014

Have regular skype dates! I know it isn’t the same, but seeing her will actually make you feel closer than just texts and phone calls.

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