Tips for the Maid of Honor

Posted by on Jul 10, 2012 in Wedding tips |

So, you are invited to be the Maid of Honor? Well, congrats! It is, as the name suggests – the big honor and a tremendous compliment meaning that the bride wants you to help her handle and enjoy her big day. However, for the maid of honor, wedding day is both a hard work and a lot of fun. One of your duties will certainly be – the speech. Luckily, there are many examples of maid of honor speeches for best friend to help you make a memorable emotional speech.

The first of all, you have to be your best friend’s emotional lifeboat. You have to make your friend laugh, to listen to her wishes and needs and to offer emotional support. However, you have to a worker bee, as well and to help the bride prevent and overcome any obstacles or problems that might happen on a big day. You are chosen to lead the bridesmaids, to help them realize and get through their duties, get ready for the wedding ceremony and to organize bridal shower.

Not only that you have to guide the bride and make the wedding day easy for her, you have to help her organize all the pre-wedding stuff. To remind her to send invitations, to help her choose the wedding gown and the dresses for her bridesmaids, to help her look at her best on her big day. In other words, logistically and emotionally you are the big support for your best friend. When it comes to the maid of honor speech, it has to show how lucky you are having the bride as an important person in your life, how lovely and nice she is and to wish her all the best in her future life. Yes, easier said than done, therefore you can look for some inspiration on the internet. However, keep in mind that your speech has to be unique and personal.