(Closed) Feel bad about excluding friends from bridal party

posted 6 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 4
4192 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: July 2012 - Baltimore Museum of Industry

agreed- don’t mention it.  

Post # 5
2965 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

You have a little time. I would wait and see what happens with any of the relationships between you and the girls. Dealing with more bridesmaids honestly can be very much more stressful. I have 6 and sometimes I wish I would have only asked 3 or 4. You can be honest with them and let them know that you did want them but having more bridesmaids just wasnt in the budget. I would wait at least 6-9 mons before letting them know. I think thats a good enough time. Maybe your head could be a little more clearer about that later on.

Post # 6
4464 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: February 2012

I wouldn’t mention it and just ask them to be readers (or whatever role you decide, I’m just throwing out one of the things you mentioned). That way you’re still honoring them and you’re not putting yourself in the unnecessary position of telling them I wanted you as a bridesmaid, but..

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