Why Make a Bridesmaid Newsletter?

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When it comes to wedding planning and keeping your maids informed with the latest information, it can be stressful and time consuming.  Have a bridal newsletter is fun and interactive!  Your girls are going to love the extra time you put into organizing your planning for them! 


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But why should you bother?  Here are some reasons:


A large posse


Many of you may have a small wedding party or none at all.  For those of you who have a large number... it's probably easier to send a mass text or e-mail updating your ladies to order/pickup their dresses.  But make it a little more personal and fun and send them a newsletter via e-mail or even snail mail.  The added personal touch will help them all feel extra special.


Out-of-towners


Some of your party may be too far away to really help out in the planning.  A newsletter is a perfect way of keeping them in the loop so that they feel like they didn't miss a thing!  A page of how the bridal shower went (including pics)...or a day out shopping for dresses.  Even a bio page of all the attendents so that they can each get to know each other prior to the big day!


Keeping on the same-page


Let's be honest for a min.  You're the bride...so you're really busy.  Well your attendents also have lives and are really busy!  It's hard making sure everyone can get together on a certain day to plan or just get together and hang out for wedding stuff.  Have a page in your newsletter for a calendar of events.  Plan them way ahead of time so that the girls can plan ahead. (being in such a fun format...they're most likely going to try their hardest to make it!) Add a page of contact info so that your girls know who exactly to call for what event. (MOH for bridal shower and b-party...etc)



Have fun!


Remember to keep your newsletter fun and light.  Don't make it all business!  Add a page of fun trivia... a funny "what not to do as a BM" (subtlely including necessary BM duties!!), crossword puzzles or even a personalized bridal ad on the back!  The more fun you make it, the more inclined your BM's will be to take extra care and attention towards your special day!



Templates & Designs


For those of you looking for newsletter templates...check out Microsoft Office or even create your own in powerpoint with autoshapes (that's what i did) :)


HTH!


xoxo


Mrs.KC




Feedback: I sent my first issue via "snail-mail" in large manilla envelopes and my maids loved them!   Due to time I had to send the second issue via e-mail and they weren't as satisfied! lol... they loved getting real "mail"! :) 

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Last Updated: August 3, 2013 at 11:52 pm
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