A bridal shower is a gift-giving party held for a bride-to-be in anticipation of her
wedding. The custom originated in the 1890s and is today most common in the ...
From Martha Stewart Weddings: Legend has it that the custom of the bridal
shower began several centuries ago when the daughter of a rich merchant fell in
Nov 23, 2011 ... But why's it called a Bridal Shower? It was during the 1890s that bridal showers
really started transforming into the tradition we know today.
Oct 22, 2014 ... Long before Etsy, Kleinfeld, and tiered cupcake towers played a part in the so-
called wedding industrial complex, showers existed primarily to ...
The bridal shower is one of our most charming before-the-wedding customs. ...
she called them together and suggested that they present their gifts all at the ...
Wedding shower etiquette, an adaptation of the modern day bridal shower
Firstly, let's have a think about this thing called a bridal shower or kitchen tea as it
is called in some countries. How did it come about? Is it part and parcel of the ...
Jul 21, 2010 ... The tradition of throwing wedding showers and stag parties is over a ... feast
among the groom's male friends, was called “the men's mess.
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These days, there is a modern bridal shower, called the wedding shower, where
both parties can come together. Its purpose is similar to the bridal shower.