Bouquet Toss – Do or Don’t?
The bridal bouquet toss is a time-honored ritual which is commonplace in most American weddings. It’s certainly not something that any bride has to do, however, and a fair number of brides these days are looking for something else to do with their bouquets. Style: #PR3498, Image Credit: Olvera Photography 1. No bouquet toss? Whether you choose to include this longstanding tradition in your big day or “toss” it is completely up to you. Although we will say that singling out the singles with this ritual isn’t as relevant today, when many people wait longer to tie the knot and some even choose to remain single. You may prefer to spend your party moments catching up with distant guests and dancing to the music, instead. Here are some more reasons why you shouldn’t include the bouquet toss in your wedding. Reason 1 – You want to preserve your friends’ dignity. Perhaps you’re afraid that your friends will get overly competitive about being the one to catch the bouquet. It’s cute to see your attendants in their pretty dresses and jewelry lined up in eager anticipation, but far less cute to see a couple of women wrestling on the floor tearing the […]