A Bridesmaid Shower | Unique Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

Compensation for this post was provided by David’s Bridal for Aisle Society.
All opinions are the author’s own, and are not endorsed by David’s Bridal, Aisle Society, or their affiliates.


There’s nothing more special than those ladies who will stand by your side as you say, “I Do” to the man of your dreams. They’ve been with you through thick and thin and for all of those years of friendship, the least you can do is say “thank you” for all of the ups and the downs and the tears and the laughter. And while Bridal Showers are typically focused on the bride, we have a fun, new idea for you:

A Bridesmaid Shower

Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog

Picture This: A fun little gathering full of bubbly, snacks, beautiful decor and a whole lot of laughter and good times. It’s the perfect way to not only enjoy a ladies day together, but a way to thank your ladies for their friendship. And David’s Bridal has got you covered on the unique bridesmaid gift ideas. You are seriously going to swoon when you see all of these goodies they’ve got that make the perfect bridesmaid gifts:

Chic printed robes, cute monogrammed water bottles, mugs, glittery bath bombs, adorable hair ties, bridesmaid tees and tanks, totes, weekender bags and so much more! David’s Bridal offers personalization for their super fun custom bridesmaid gifts, makeup bags and compacts to oh-so-chic floppy hats. David’s Bridal has what your need to find something for everyone and the prettiest personalized box to package it to perfection.

Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog

Chicago’s DL Loft and DL Studio made the perfect setting for this stylish soiree styled by Aisle Society and A Perfect Event. Obviously, this is a time to “treat yo’ self” and what better way than ice cream pops from Gordo’s Ice Cream on the rooftop? It’s the only way to end a day of fun with the best #bridetribe ever!

Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Bridesmaid Bridal Shower - Unique Gift Ideas for Bridesmaids - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog

Event Production: Glamour & Grace, Lakeshore in Love, Storyboard Wedding for Aisle Society | Gifts, Dresses, Accessories, and Party Decor: David’s Bridal | Photography: Photography by Lauryn | Event Design and Styling: Debi Lilly, A Perfect Event | Venue: DL Loft, DL Studio | Hair and Makeup: Three One Two Bridal | Signage: Studio M Creations | Ice Cream: Gordo’s Ice Cream | Stationery: Debi Lilly Style | Models: Alexis Kersey, Domenica Biondolillo, Unique Love, Taylor Korjenek, Rachael Bro

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Classic Wedding Invitations + Free Wedding Websites
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5 Tips for Planning A Bridal Shower

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Some bridal showers are big and some bridal showers are small. Some bridal showers only include closest family and some include extended family and friends. And you know what's so great? There's no right or wrong way to do it.

But what I do know, is that it's a time for the bride to sit back, relax and enjoy the ride. This day is celebrating YOU. And even better...you don't even have to plan it! Pretty cool, huh? I mean, you're busy planning your wedding so this is one day to just let it go and let everyone else do the work for you.

Today we will celebrate YOU.

Tips for Planning A Bridal Shower - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog
Tips for Planning A Bridal Shower - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog

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   Tips for Planning A Bridal Shower - The Overwhelmed Bride Wedding Blog