Bridal showers are fast becoming the “in-thing” in Nigeria, and a lot of people go all out when they are planning bridal showers for their friends. We asked a couple of people for the best bridal shower games they have seen and how it is played.
The New York International Bridal Fashion Week started on Saturday and ended yesterday. It is the first bridal fashion trade show in New York City, and encompassed a large array of Bridal fashion exhibitors including Mother of the Bride, Flower Girl, Bridesmaid and Bridal gowns. Some of the gowns exhibited are just exquisite, while some others did not meet the mark.
Last week, I received a message from a secondary school acquaintance saying how she wanted me to be on her bridal train. The last time I saw this girl was when we were still in high school, and we only kept in touch because of social media, and out of nowhere, I receive an Instagram dm….
I recently overheard a group of friends discussing how ridiculous their bridesmaid costs were. One of them was mad that she had to pay upwards of N100,000 to be in her friend’s bridal train. One hundred thousand Naira to be a bridesmaid?! Please will I have shares in the marriage? Will I take the most eligible bachelor home?
If you’ve ever been on the bridal train of a close friend or a relative, you will agree with me that the anxiety one feels when the wedding approaches almost equals that of the bride, double that if you’re the maid of honour. The enormity of your responsibilities is astounding. Continue reading
Marrying an inspiration of colour with the brand’s ideals of elegance and simplicity is the driving force behind Athaena Bride Lagos’ first evening wear/bridesmaids collection.