The wedding season is upon us, and love is truly in the air. While it is worrying that so many of your friends are already engaged, and will be tying the knot this summer, you have to worry about something else too.
If your BFF has chosen you as her maid of honour, you must honour the tradition of throwing her an epic hen party. A hen party, that will put all other hen do’s to shame. But how does one go about doing that? Our answer is, by breaking tradition, and bringing a new twist to the single life send off of your bestie.
You heard that right, your hen party can still be epic, if it doesn’t involve getting the bride-to-be drunk out of her senses. If the bride likes being pampered and wants to relax before the big day, the following ideas would be perfect for a hen do. After all, the day is about the bride and her preferences.
Spa Hen Party
If luxury is your choice, nothing can top an exclusive spa day with the girls. An ideal break from wedding preparations and work, a spa day will pamper the ladies in a perfectly tranquil setting. After all, your BFF deserves a proper break before she can walk down the aisle.
Offering the most value for your money, a spa day is something that would be equally enjoyed by everyone in the group, from the bride’s mother to the bride herself. Relaxing massages, tranquil aromatherapy, rain showers, few things can really be better than a spa day for the hen party.
Cocktail Making Workshop
If getting sloshed is your thing, it only makes sense you do it in style. Give a break to the old getting drunk in the bar down the road routine, and try mixing your own cocktails. Shake them, stir them, mix them, and get tips on your own creations!
Just to ensure everyone keeps going, soak the alcohol with some scrumptious snacks. With an exclusive private barman at your service, the girls would be taught how to make a proper cocktail, while having fun overcoming some classic mixing challenges! Classic cocktails and mouth-watering treats, a cocktail making workshop might just be the perfect hen do idea!
Treating the bride like a superstar right before the wedding might be the most special thing you can do for her. An afternoon spent sipping welcome drinks and being groomed by award-winning makeup artists sounds a lot like perfection.
The best part is, the fun doesn’t end at getting a makeover. After the beauty sessions are done, the girls get treated to an exclusive photo shoot. So get your hen do hashtags ready women, you’re in for a proper treat! If the bride-to-be is a fashionista, she will be thanking you for a hen do well done, after being treated like a supermodel for the whole afternoon!
Put the bride in a fashion time machine, and send her back to the 70’s! Perfect for the brides that can appreciate a classic, a vintage makeover is relaxing, fun, and involves looking like your favorite childhood diva! What more could you really ask for?
Sit back, catch up with your BFFs, while vintage makeup experts turn you into a Monroe or a Mansfield, whatever you fancy! End the afternoon with a done-for-you photoshoot, products of which, can be used by the girls for some social media fame.
As mentioned earlier, hen parties don’t always have to follow the old “getting drunk” routine. These unique ideas are sure to leave the bride awestruck, while you take the credit for a hen party well done!