The REAL Cost of Being a Bridesmaid

May 19, 2011  |  


Weddings are beautiful. It really is nice to watch two people devote themselves to an eternity of love with each other. The problem is when that blushing bride asks you to be in the wedding and you have to pay for a dress, shoes, a plane ticket, a shower gift, a wedding gift, the bachelorette party, hair, make-up, etc.  Takes more than just an investment of your time to be a “good” bridesmaid. Your pocketbook might be mad at you for a while.

Our smart and witty sister site The Atlanta Post has an eye-opening story about those hidden costs that go along with being a bridesmaid. You probably have a few weddings on your calendar this summer. Read up!

Have you ever had any surprising or outrageous requests from a bride when you were a bridesmaid? Do tell!

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