Brides-Maid - n. A woman who atttends on a bride at her wedding (Websters Revised
Unabridged Dictionary, 19967)
A Bridesmaid is usually a close friend or sister who takes more of an active part in the
wedding experience. Many times there are multiple bridesmaids that the bride chooses. In
history, the bridesmaid would protect the bride against evil by wearing similar clothing
to the bride's attire. This would confuse any "evil spirit" as to who the bride
Being a bridesmaid has some important and fun tasks such as helping with the Bridal Shower and Bachelorette Party. Your
support for the bride as well as being a great listener will help keep your friend focused
and relaxed while having a great time.
Check out the Bridesmaid Duties, Bridesmaid Planning, Bridesmaid Gifts, and Bridesmaid
Dresses for more information on great ideas to make the wedding experience a great time!