15 Creative Bridesmaid Proposals

After you say "yes!" to your soon to be groom it's time to ask your ladies to stand by your side during your big day. Your friends have been with you through thick and thin so go the extra mile to ask them to be there for you on this very special occasion.

There are so many adorable ways to ask your friends to be in your bridal party and we want to highlight some of the sweetest and most creative ones that will make your girlfriends feel extra special.


  • ”Pop” the Question

    Since your hubbie already popped the question to you, why not have your gals pop your questions as well. These DIY balloons are filled with fabric that you can write on to ask them to stand by your side, as well as confetti to make the moment even more special!

  • Wine Bottle Tag

    We’re all a little boozy when it comes to weddings. Ask your friends to stand by your side with a bottle of wine, or bubbly. Add a personalized message like this silly one and you can guys can toast to your new last name!

  • Bottle Label

    We’re all for a chilled six pack, so why not ask your gals with their favorite beer, cider or spirit. With this simple DIY from Wedding Chicks you can make your own labels to ask your favorite girls to join you with their favorite drink!

  • DIY Sewing Project

    Make your gals something special, and personal to pop the question. This DIY, while simple can be transformed by using fun fabric colors for each girl. They will also work as a great keepsake. Don’t forget to include you wedding date!

  • Personalized Bracelets

    You’ve got your own new bling, and it wouldn’t be fair to ask your BFFL’s to stand by you on your special day without their own. We’re thinking that buying these silver bangles from Etsy for your bridal party would give them something special to wear while you say your “I do’s”, and well into the night!

  • Puzzle

    Don’t make your question simple, ask your friends with a puzzle like this one we found on Etsy. Of course, it’s not too difficult for them to complete, but it will leave them at least with some element of surprise!

  • Crack an Egg

    This cute egg from Etsy is a delicate way to ask your girls to stand by your side. Of course you could make your own, by painting egg shells personally for your bridal party, or you can grab a few of these to hand out.

  • Perfume

    Give your gals something sweet to remember your big day by. These personalized perfume bottles from Ruiz Wedding are a great way to ask them to stand by your side, while also giving them a sweet scent for your big day! Add pictures of the two of you and the wedding date, and you’re all set!

  • Beautiful Bridesmaid Box

    Go all out for your girls with this bridesmaid box idea from Bethany at Rise and Repeat. Bethany used painted wooden boxes filled with wedding information, pictures of her girlfriends, and sweet vintage hankies. Ask your girls in style with a heart-filled bridesmaid box. 

  • Personalized Handmade Paper Packet

    Give your girls all the info they need for your big day with these paper packets featured on Wedding Chicks. You can include a sweet personal note for your friend along with info about the wedding and the bridesmaid dresses. Add personal touches and details to make this proposal extra special.

  • Ring Pop the Question

    Once you have your ring it's time give your girls a ring too! Etsy sells these adorable ring boxes accompanied by a ring pop (yum!) which gives you the chance to pop the question to your bridal party. We love this idea because it's not only creative but frugal too!

  • Unravel the Question

    This simple DIY project from Bridal Musings is a super sweet and fun way to ask your girls to be in your wedding party. Using repurposed spools and ribbon you can create this fun affect as your friends roll out the ribbon. What a great way to ask your girls to keep you from unraveling on your big day!

  • Paper Doll Bridesmaids

    Get crafty with this cute and crafty paper doll bridesmaid card. The step by step instructions for creating this personalized card are on Once Wed. We esepcially love this idea if all of your bridesmaids are best friends. Such a sweet momento for your girlfriends to keep forever!

  • Surprise at the Bridal Salon

    Solutions Bridal posted a story about one of their brides asking her friends to be bridesmaid during her wedding dress search. An assistant ran out in the chosen bridesmaid dress with a sign. The girls were surprised and thrilled. Such a cute idea! Capture your girls reactions on camera for an extra fun momento!

  • Pop the Question

    Get down on one knee and ask your girls the big question: "will you be my bridesmaid?" Wedding Bee featured this simple idea of giving each of your girl a ring box with a fake diamond ring. This idea is simple and sweet and will surely having your friends shriek "Yes!"

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