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How to Write a Welcome Speech for a Wedding

Learn how to elevate your wedding with a unique, thoughtful welcome speech that thanks the people who deserve it most.
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How To Write an Epic Best Man Speech

As the best man, your traditional role is to serve as the primary attendant of the groom, or whichever partner chose you for this role. You may have certain organizing responsibilities, such as planning the bachelor party, and on the big day or at the rehearsal dinner, you’ll be expected to give a speech. While the focus of this speech should be on the groom, it should also show love and recognition to both partners and to the couple as a unit.
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How To Write a Stellar Maid of Honor Speech in 2024

Your traditional role as Maid of Honor is to serve as the main “attendant” of the bride, or whichever partner chose you for this role. While your duties may extend to a number of activities, from dress selection to planning the bachelorette, your speech at the rehearsal dinner or reception is central. While the focus of this speech should be the bride, it should also show love and recognition to both partners and to the couple as a unit.
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Who Should Speak and When at a Wedding?

Your wedding day is a celebration of love, commitment, and community. One of the ways you can honor your community is by having speeches at your wedding. Speeches can be a heartfelt way for people to express their love and gratitude to you, your partner, your family, and your friends. It also can be the most memorable part of the wedding.
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How to Write a Perfect Joint Wedding Speech: Tips for Bridesmaids and Groomsmen

Congratulations! If you're reading this, it means that a couple getting married wants you to speak at their wedding (or they trust you'll do great at an open mic). It's no secret that writing (and giving) a toast on this important day can be stressful - even when you're doing it with another person. Whether you're two maids of honor, two best men, a mix of bridesmaids and groomsmen, or just some friends giving a speech at the wedding, we've prepared a guide to help you craft the perfect joint wedding toast.
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A Guide for Couples Who Want to Write a Great Wedding Welcome Speech

While the Maid of Honor toast, Best Man speech, and parent speeches are all toasts that will be given in your honor, the couple's toast is your opportunity to express your gratitude and love for everyone celebrating your big day with you.
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How To Check if Your Wedding Officiant Can Make Your Marriage Legal

Making sure the person you choose can legally officiate a wedding isn’t difficult. But because requirements for a legal marriage vary by state, making sure no stone is left unturned can still be confusing.
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Everything You Need to Know About Working With a Professional Wedding Vow Writer

If you know you want to share personalized sentiments during your ceremony but aren't sure where to start, this could be a great solution.
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Your Ultimate Guide to Writing a Meaningful Wedding Speech

Getting asked to speak at a wedding is exciting, but it can also be nerve-wracking, especially since you're not a professional speaker or speechwriter! So, if you're unsure how to write a wedding speech, know you're not alone. Whether you're a member of a wedding party or a parent or sibling of the soon-to-be-married couple, you may be wondering what to say in a wedding speech. However, that's where we come into the picture: Keep reading for a full rundown of wedding speech tips, insight and, last but not least, a fully written example that you can use as a guide. Happy speechwriting!
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Here's Our Rundown of Mother-of-the-Groom Duties

In the past, the bride's mother has taken on most of the prewedding responsibilities, while the groom's family assumed more of a backseat. These days, both moms take on significant roles in the planning process, especially if the two families are splitting wedding finances.
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