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11 Fab Ways to Surprise the Bride on the Wedding Morning

It’s not every day you get to be a bride so we’re all about embracing this awesome time from a special planning notebook to jot down all your lists (My Wedding Planner have a fab journal especially for brides that will take you through each step of your planning journey with complete to-do list and handy hints and tips on everything from paperwork to budget) to fun count down signs to tick off the days. If you’re looking to make the wedding morning as special as can be for the lady of the moment, there are some gorgeous ways to go about it from fun balloons and sweet bridal signs to get the party atmosphere going to awesome bridal glasses for all the toasts! Check out 11 little touches that will make the bride feel super special on the wedding morning (some of them make great pressies too if you’re on the hunt for one!)…

1. A Sweet Getting Ready Sign for Your Room

Photo by Amy & Jordan Photography via Wedding Chicks

2. Get the Bride Excited with this Cute Sign

Photo by OneLove Photography via Style Me Pretty 

3. Fill the Room with Wedding Balloons

Photo from Laura & Paul’s real wedding by Emma Russell Photography

Buy Balloons over on

4. Some Bridal Jammies are Perfect for the Bridal Prep

Photo from Laura & Paul’s real wedding by Emma Russell Photography

Buy Robes & PJs on The Lovely Little and Simply Personalised Embroidery

5. As Will Some Adorable ‘Bride’ Slippers

Photo from Niamh & Jason’s real wedding by Emma Russell Photography

Pick Up Personalised Slippers over On Simply Personalised Embroidery 

6. Make Sure Her Gúna Looks the Part with a Special Hanger

Photo by Justin DeMutiis Photography via Style Me Pretty

Buy Wedding Hangers on Akito Avalanche and Jazzy Creationz and Tags Over on Pearls & Lace Bridal Boutique

7. Keep the Bridal Theme Going with Your Morning Coffees

Photo by Megan Edelman Photography

8. Sip in Style with Some ‘Team Bride’ Champers Glasses

Photo from Juliana & Adam’s real wedding by Paul Duane Photography

9. Pop a Surprise ‘Something Blue’ Label Inside Her Dress as a Sweet Keepsake

Photo by Caroline Tran via Style Me Pretty

10. Or Some ‘ I Do’ Decals on her Wedding Shoes

Photo from Neil & Mairead’s real wedding by McMahon Studios

11. Countdown the Hours with a Fun Sign

Photo from Joanne & David’s real wedding by Peter Rowen Photography

Buy Count Down Signs Over on Pearls & Lace Bridal Boutique

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Pamela enjoys writing about all things decor (she loves buying it too) and has a not so secret addiction to stationery.

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