Family & Relationships Couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen, and we’re here for this new wedding trend

21:15  12 october  2017
21:15  12 october  2017 Source:   hellogiggles.com

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In the latest twist, couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen , according to Glamour, and we ’ re here for this wedding trend . And awwwww… Okay, we ’ re so on board with this new trend .

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Couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen, and we’re here for this new wedding trend© Shutterstock Couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen, and we’re here for this new wedding trend As you probably know, wedding traditions have changed a lot over the years. For instance, some bridesmaids wear the same color dress, but not necessarily the same style. In the latest twist, couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen, according to Glamour, and we’re here for this wedding trend.

If you’ve been to a wedding lately, you may have even seen this trend in action. Instead of the standard groomsmen, you may have seen groomswomen, and instead of bridesmaids, you may have seen bridesmen. You may also have seen a best woman instead of a best man, or a man of honor instead of a maid of honor. After all, some people may have more close friends of a different gender, so if you’re a woman with more guy friends than girlfriends, why not make them bridesmen?

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In the latest twist, couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen , according to Glamour , and we ’ re here for this wedding trend . Okay, we ’ re so on board with this new trend . Btw, do you have #weddinginspo as much as we do right now?!

(And my fiance isn’t having groomsmen either.) As a wedding blog editor, (Claire here , BTW!) So I figured, seeing as we ’ re talking all things bridesmaids this month, it was as good a time as any, to talk about why it’s okay not to have bridesmaids too.

We don’t know about you, but we’re loving this variation on the traditional bridesmaids-and-groomsmen scenario. We definitely say “I do!”to this new wedding trend!

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As more and more people are proving, men standing on one side of the soon-to-be married couple and women standing on the other is sooo yesterday.

“It’s becoming more of a norm to stray away from wedding traditions that don’t quite live up to the modern age we are living in,” Jen Glantz, author of Always a Bridesmaid for Hire, told Glamour.

In the past year, she said she’s seen a “huge increase” in non-gendered wedding parties.

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Couples are ditching traditional bridesmaids and groomsmen , and we ’ re here for this new wedding trend . Shutterstock As you probably know, wedding traditions have changed a lot over the years.

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“Instead of choosing people [for their wedding parties] based on gender, people are choosing people based on their relationships to them,” Glantz said. “The rule that men have to just be groomsmen and female friends have to just be bridesmaids has gone out the door.”

It’s about time, right? And in case you haven’t been to a wedding with groomswomen or bridesmen, here are some people who have — and who have participated in the new marital tradition non-tradition.

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And you may recognize one of these groomswomen, who further proves what a classy trend this is becoming…

We need more Groomswomen [or Bridesmaids] rocking the suit. This wedding at the Union League takes elegance to the next level. Full details of this fabulous wedding were shared on Flutter Social by Photographer, @wilkephoto, link in bio. . Venue: @theunionleague, Floral Design: @flowersbyyukie, Bridesmaids Dresses: @bellabridesmaids, Bridal Gown: @liancarlodesign purchased at @elizabethjohnscouture, Suit (Groom): @boyds_phila, Suits (Groomswomen): @highheelprncess, Make-Up: @kristinaruggeriocosmetics, Band: @ebetalent London Bridge . . . #aubreyplaza #fluttersocial #elegantwedding #philadelphia #groomswoman #suit #justsaidyes #engaged #weddingplanning #kelliwilkephotography #boss #weddingdress #blacktie #weddings #philadelphiawedding #bellaphilly

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Bridesmen are becoming more and more popular, too.

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And awwwww…

Is this a Bride with power!! I just love how confident my Bride looks surrounded by all her Brides-men( all her brothers)!! No Bridesmaids!! Just Stunning ❤️ Hair: @christineweddingstylist Mua: Linda K @creationhairnailbeautystudio #mua #hair #weddingstylist #weddinghair #weddingmakeup #salon #bride #bridesmen #flowers #birdcage from @weddingbellescork #wedding #weddingdress #kilt #photography #photographer #creationhairandbeautystudio #christineweddingstylist

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Okay, we’re so on board with this new trend. Btw, do you have #weddinginspo as much as we do right now?!

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