Today we’re re-sharing one of our most popular posts (and pins), creative DIY ways to ask “Will you be my bridesmaid?“, with two more new ideas added to the list. See what everyone has been buzzing about!
You’re engaged! Now that you’re fiancé popped the question, it’s time to ask your besties to be your bridesmaids. These special ladies in your life will be there for you every step of the planning process, so pop the question to your friends with an element of surprise. We promise your thoughtfulness will not only mean the world to your future maid of honor and bridesmaids, but will also get your friends that much more excited to celebrate your special day with you. How did you pop the question to you best friends? Tell us by leaving a comment below.
1. Will You Be My Bridesmaid Favor Boxes!
This is a really cute way to ask your best friends to be your bridesmaids. It involves a little bit of DIY on your part. You start by downloading the printable from their website and then print it onto the paper color of your choice. There are guides to help you along the way.
2. Homemade Lip Gloss and Will You Be My Bridesmaid DIY
How about grabbing a little lunch or dinner in celebration, and giving each gal a little something pretty as a thank you and “I’m so excited to have you by my side!” And who doesn’t like a little something sweet, pretty and yummy for her lips? Plus, this little lip gloss and be my bridesmaid DIY is about the easiest DIY you can imagine!
3. DIY Will You Be My Bridesmaid?
This is a very special way to ask your besties to be a part of your special day! Instead of just blurting it out… “Will you be my bridesmaid!!??”, take some time to plan something nice for your friends. They are going to have to put up with your every demand for the future months, so treat them to something nice like this special box.
4. DIY: ‘Be My Bridesmaid’ Ombre Cupcakes in a Jar
This little gift is SUPER adorable, affordable AND shows your friends how special they are to you without the added pressure of a large gift or gesture. And the best part is a cute inkjet transfer “Will you be my bridesmaid” napkins! Your girlfriends will be so surprised to see their hidden message waiting for them!
5. Will You Be My Bridesmaid? DIY Gift Box
This box is personal and original and very sentimental. You can put together a few of your favorite ideas and make your own box using this one as a guide.
6. DIY “Will You Be My Bridesmaid?” Gift Box
This DIY project finishes up with a personalized card with the bridesmaids’ names and a special note. There is a one-size-fits-all printable at the link, but you can also use Photoshop, Powerpoint or even Word to make it more your own.
Source: Creme de la Craft
7. Fun DIY way to ask your Bridesmaids!
Trying to think of a fun way to ask your favorite girls to be in your bridal party? Want to use something they will be able to use afterward? Check out these adorable DIY shot glasses.
Source: Save Green on Wearing White
8. DIY “Will You Be My Bridesmaid?” Balloon Box
Your bridesmaids-to-be will have so much fun with these secret message balloons! They just pop the balloon and out comes the question along with a small spray of confetti! There is also a link to buy them from Etsy if you aren’t feeling crafty.
Source: Quiet Like Horses
9. How To: “Will You Be My…” Bridesmaid and Groomsman Mini-Gifts