Popping the Question… to my Bridesmaids

Less than two months until our wedding, EEP! In the midst of final planning, I started reminiscing of the time when I was newly engaged, and when I asked my wonderful girlfriends to be my bridesmaids & Maid of Honor. I made each of my girls a personalized gift box (my Maid of Honor got a big one!), and made it so that each of my girls would see my very important question when they first opened the box: Will you be my Bridesmaid?


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I got these really cute personalized wine glasses from Sweet Southern Company for each of my girls. I loved that they had so many different font colors, styles and dresses to be on the wine glass – it made the personalization part fun 🙂 My Maid of Honor got a little something extra special. We’re both wine drinkers, so why not stick our faces on a wine label?! I had a personalized wine bottle made at Windsor Vineyards with a label that I’ve designed. Orders come with two bottles, so I got to keep one as well.


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My girls LOVED them! First, I treated my fine ladies to a Sunday bottomless mimosas brunch. Then, had our wonderful food, and only when our tummies were full and happy, I made my little speech and presented their boxes to them.



I even made my Maid of Honor cry! Great success *thumbs up*







Unfortunately, my last but not least bridesmaid lives in Australia and could not be with us on our brunch outing. But I was still able to ask her in person when I went on my Australia trip last May. I made her cry too, but didn’t have my camera in time to capture it *wink*


And here they are, my beautiful girls inside and out, who will stand by my side on my wedding day. Everyday, I’m so grateful that I can call them up (or text) to see them. Well, except for Maiko. She’s an ocean apart, but I’m still working on convincing her to move out to LA *wink*.




Product references:
Boxes, letters and flowers: Michael’s
Wine glasses: Sweet Southern Company
Wine bottle: Windsor Vineyards
Restaurant for Brunch: Barbix


  1. by Madeeha Jadmani on February 18, 2016  3:08 pm Reply

    This made me tear up again - I am still so honored to be chosen to be maid of honor. You've been the best bride to work with :) I love you and can't believe the wedding is so close! <3 Love you my little Noob.

    • by Janice Reinold on February 18, 2016  4:05 pm Reply

      Awwww boo boo <3 I love that you were so excited to be my Maid of Honor - couldn't do it without you by my side. Love you!

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