Posts tagged "bridesmaids"

Style 911: The Delicate Art Of The Bridesmaid Dress

Do you want to know how to handle any style or beauty conundrum with grace and decorum? We’re here to help. This week, Rebecca asks about the delicate art of bridesmaid dresses.

By: Megan Reynolds / February 26, 2015

The All-Female “Ghostbusters” Might End Up Being The Greatest Lady Comedy Of All Time

This is what the film industry needs: Paul Feig (director of "Bridesmaids") is going to be teaming up with "Parks and Recreation" writer Katie Dippold, with whom he also worked on "The Heat," to make an all-female revamp of "Ghostbusters." Dippold has a long career in comedy: In addition to her work on "Parks and…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 9, 2014

It’s Time To Cry: After Bride’s Death, Bridesmaids Wear Their Gowns To A Mud Race In Her Honor

Shannon Hall, a 24-year-old from central Wisconsin, was set to marry on October 4 when she tragically lost her life two weeks ago in a car accident. She's survived by five brothers and four sisters, and all of her sisters were to be bridesmaids in her wedding. Before her passing, they'd signed up for the…

By: Claire Hannum / September 22, 2014

I Guess Bridesmaids Showing Their Butts To The Camera Is A Thing Now?

Quirky bridesmaids photos are well-trodden ground. There's the Charlie's Angels pose. There's posing in a circle around the camera. And now there's ... lifting up your dress and flashing your butt?

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 2, 2014

Wedding Party Falls Into A Lake While Posing For Photos

It's wedding season, and I'd be lying if I said I wasn't already tired of reading about bridesmaid dresses and flower arrangements every time I look at social media. I thinks that's why this video of a wedding shoot gone awry has me giggling so hard. Bride and groom Dan and Jackie Anderson were joined…

By: Claire Hannum / June 4, 2014

Quiz: What Type of Bachelorette Party Should You Plan for Your BFF?

To determine the level of bacheloretting to pitch your bridey at her last hurrah in the City of the Single, obtain scores from Parts I and II below and then refer to our handy chart, borrowed from a pantyhose packet, to determine the bachelorette party you should throw.

By: Janet Manley and Emily Winter / May 23, 2014

By The Numbers: Bachelorette Parties

Strip clubs, pole dancing, penis hats, comedy shows, bar crawls, wine nights, weekend getaways! Bachelorette parties are both a money and time suck that sometimes has us feeling like basic bitches and other times make us feel like we never want to hang out with guys again. In honor of that special time of year…

By: Janet Manley and Emily Winter / May 15, 2014

17 Uncomfortable Moments At Every Bridal Shower

Tis the season for the awkward bridal shower! We have no idea why they are always so uncomfortable, yet every bride (or her pushy mother) insists on doing one. Oh well, the universe is filled with secrets. Will the maid of honor drop a cupcake into her cleavage? Will a game of "Two Lies, One…

By: The Frisky / April 8, 2014

12 Really Good Reasons To Say No To Being A Bridesmaid

This upcoming June, I will be in my sixth wedding. Always a bridesmaid, never a ... you get the picture. And of course it's lovely when your close friends or family members get married and you get to stand up there with them while they make those incredibly important vows and you get to share…

By: The Stir / March 30, 2014

Nope, Sorry, 80 Bridesmaids Is Too Many

Six bridesmaids seems like a lot. Eight? Ten? Twelve? Now you're really pushing it. But no bride in the history of pushing it has pushed it quite like Katie Dalby, 26, of the UK, who married with 80 bridesmaids by her side. Eighty. Eight-zero. …

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 12, 2013

There Isn’t Going To Be A “Bridesmaids 2″

Sorry, everyone, but there isn't going to be a "Bridesmaids 2." Kristen Wiig confirmed last year that she wouldn't be involved in a sequel if there ever was one but now she's confirmed it's not going to happen at all. Universe, I will never forgive you for this. [Perez Hilton] Fred Armisen confirmed he ha…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 2, 2013

Hitched: Please Don’t Have A Million People In Your Wedding Party

Please don’t have a million people in your wedding party. There, I said it. I know you are the most popular and lovable person who ever lived, and you don’t want to exclude anyone, not even your sixth cousin because your fifth cousin is totally going to throw a fit, but I think you will…

By: Andrea Grimes / April 24, 2013

“Bridesmaids” Director Paul Feig Is A Feminist

"My goal is to keep breaking the door open wider so Hollywood doesn't say, 'No, you can't star a woman in this.' It's not about whether or not it's a women's comedy or a men's comedy ... it's just a comedy. I want the audience to go, 'They're funny, and I don't care if they're…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 16, 2013

The Top 5 Funny Female Screenwriters To Watch

On May 13, 2011, the cinematic landscape was forever changed by that cute little movie about friends, weddings and bowel incontinence. Other than a couple "Saturday Night Live" cast members and the lead guy from "Mad Men," that cute little movie starred a bunch of relatively unknown—and, up until that time, unappreciated—actors and actresses. Yet,…

By: Leslie Simon / October 16, 2012

Hitched: Bridesmaids, What Are They Good For?

Minutes before I walked down the aisle, one of my persons-of-distinction, Trenton, pulled a bunch of multi-colored plastic Tiki goblets from a sack, busted open a bottle of cheap champagne from a cooler, and measured out five healthy pours for the five of us in the little dressing room. Most of my pre-wedding moments are…

By: Andrea Grimes / October 10, 2012

Tumblr Of The Day: “Game Of Bridesmaids”

The recipe for a perfectly done Tumblr blog: 1) Take two things that don't have anything to do with each other and put them together. 2) Laugh at the perfect randomness. For example, this new Tumblr called "Game of Bridesmaids" which is, you guessed it, smarty pants, "Game of Thrones" meets "Bridesmaids." Check out a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 22, 2012

Judd Apatow Informs Jerry Lewis Women Are, In Fact, Funny

"Jerry Lewis once said that he didn't think women were funny, so I'd just like to say, with all respect, 'F*ck you!'" -- Judd Apatow accepted the Critics' Choice Aware for Best Comedy film on behalf of "Bridesmaids" and gave comedian Jerry Lewis a long-overdue middle finger for a sexist comment made in 1998. While…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 14, 2012

How Could You Do A “Bridesmaids” Sequel Without Kristen Wiig?

If Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy (and Chris O'Dowd and Jon Hamm, yum) were to star in "Bridesmaids 2," I would buy tickets tomorrow even if the movie hadn't started filming yet. But Kim Masters from The Hollywood Reporter writes that even though Universal is planning a sequel to 2011's blockbuster comedy, Wiig has confirmed she i…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 4, 2012

“Bridesmaids” Suit Up, Named “Entertainers Of The Year”

I am loving the cover of Entertainment Weekly, featuring the cast of "Bridesmaids" in tuxedos. The six funny gals were named "Entertainers of the Year" by the magazine and I can't help but agree. Based purely on the number of times the movie made me laugh so hard I almost peed my pants, "Bridesmaids" get…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 12, 2011
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