Jen Glantz is the founder of Bridesmaid for Hire and the author of the new book, "Always a Bridesmaid (For Hire): Stories on Growing Up, Finding Love, and Walking Down the Aisle for Complete Strangers."
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Questions To Ask Before Being A Bridesmaid

It can feel like the top honor in your friendship with another human being when they sit you down and ask you if you'll be a member of their bridal squad. You may envision several champagne filled-brunches, weekends shopping for a fun bridesmaid dres…
By Jen Glantz

What It's Like Being A Professional Bridesmaid

Jen Glantz is the world’s first professional bridesmaid and founder of Bridesmaid for Hire. Her new book, Always a Bridesmaid (For Hire) will be available on Feb. 7. The below is an excerpt from that book. Rose asks if she can call me Jessica. Her w…
By Jen Glantz

You Need These 5 Essentials At Your Wedding

Putting together the perfect plans for your wedding day is often a process that takes many months, and sometimes even many years to pull off. It will require lots of Excel spreadsheets, in-person pow-wows with wedding vendors and planners, and vision…
By Jen Glantz

How To Pick The Perfect Wedding Hashtag

Right after the question is popped and the ring is slipped onto your jittery and excited finger, one of the first things you will find yourself dreaming about on a daily basis is what your wedding hashtag should be. It sounds silly, doesn’t it? But, …
By Jen Glantz

5 Common Wedding Day Emergencies

There are so many moving pieces that come into play when you’re planning your wedding day. You’ll spend countless hours managing your to-do list and eyeballing Excel spreadsheets, while also dealing with stretching a thin budget to cover all your big…
By Jen Glantz

12 Common Bridesmaid Mistakes To Avoid

Whether you are a rookie bridesmaid or an MVP bridesmaid, you may find yourself making the same mistakes over and over again at the weddings you find yourself walking down the aisle at. More than that, you may not even know you’re making these common…
By Jen Glantz