(Closed) Is 9 or 10 too old to be a flower girl?

posted 6 years ago in Bridesmaids
  • poll: Is she too old to be the flower girl?
    not at all =) : (39 votes)
    75 %
    way too old!! : (10 votes)
    19 %
    I'll comment below with another option... : (3 votes)
    6 %
  • Post # 3
    7779 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    Technically… yeah. Does that have to matter? Not in the least. if you want a 10-year-old flower girl, then go for it. I know you are already fairly untraditional so I don’t think anyone is going to blink an eye.

    Post # 4
    679 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    No it’s not too old.  We’re having a “flower/ring” girl and she’ll be almost 9 at the wedding.

    Post # 5
    197 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: March 2015

    I don’t think so…girls love wearing pretty dresses regardless of age, and I think it will be nice to have a flower girl who you can actually direct. 

    Post # 6
    904 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    I don’t think so. My flower girl (and half-sister) will be nine at our wedding. She’ll still look super cute and is SO excited about dressing up!

    Post # 9
    11167 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper

    Yes, technically.

    I have a cousin who is too old be a flower girl and in my opinion too young to be a junior bridesmaid. Instead she is accompaning the young ring bearer down the aisle and really doesn’t have a title. She gets a pretty dress and to be in the wedding…who cares what she is called. 🙂

    Post # 11
    1271 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    I think that your son should get the honor of not having to share the spotlight with a little girl not of “equal” stature in the family. 

    Post # 12
    6892 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: March 2012

    I don’t think 9 is too old at all. I always thought under 10 was good, so right at 10 is fine too. :p I think of Jr BMs between 11-15 I suppose.

    Post # 13
    1271 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    @HappilyEverAfter54:  Oh well in that case then definitely do the little girl he wants, regardless of her age!  🙂

    Post # 14
    11391 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2010

    My sister was 8 at the time of my wedding & she was a flower girl! So no, I don’t think it is.

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