(Closed) Did anyone else have only 2 bridesmaids?

posted 7 years ago in Bridesmaids
Post # 3
14496 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

I only had two and it was perfect for us.  I really wanted the two girls I care about most to stand beside me, no regrets.

Post # 4
18644 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

I only had 1. Have whoever you want there!

Post # 5
1213 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I’m having 2, my sister and my bestie. If it makes you feel better, in Australia most people have 2, maybe 3. The only 4 bridesmaid wedding I’ve ever been to was a girl who had 4 sisters.

Post # 6
198 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

i’m only having two. for me, i decided that if i had to think twice about someone as a bridesmaid, then it’s probably better to have them as a guest.  i think a smaller bridal party will be less of a hassle to coordinate.

Post # 7
489 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

I’m just having my sister and that is it. Makes things much easier and is a lot cheaper.

Post # 8
1445 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I’m having two. Also my sister and my best friend since middle school. I thought about doing a third, but our friendship has a tendancy to have its highs and lows and large periods where we are to busy for each other, so just in case something went sour, I stuck with the two that I KNEW nothing would change with during my two year engagement. My Fiance is only having two groomsmen: his dad and his brother, so it worked out fine.

Post # 9
85 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: March 2011

I wish I was only having 2 πŸ™‚ Smaller the number less drama

Post # 11
5761 posts
Bee Keeper

Each of my daughters had just two…they were each other’s Maid/Matron of Honor and had the groom’s only sister in one wedding, and a close cousin in the other. Much,much easier!

Post # 12
3241 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2011

Glad to hear you feel better about 2 bridesmaids. πŸ™‚ That’s what I chose for our wedding. My sister and a friend from grad school were who I selected. It is easier to coordinate.

Post # 13
3314 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I had 2 as well.  πŸ™‚  Those were the people closest to me that I could imagine being up there for me!

Post # 14
883 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

I personally think 2 is perfect – I am having two. I’m also having a smaller wedding though (~50 ppl)

Post # 15
114 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

I have one- my sister and my fiance has his best man (who may not even be able to come). I wanted a few but with one being 6’3″ one being 4″10 and one being 315lbs, it was just too much to find dresses and hear about the money issues so I just got my sister and it is perfect!

Post # 16
487 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Just found this after seeing your post in my thread and you’re right! I am YOU lol x

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