09/25/2012 08:48 EDT

A Bridesmaid's Guide To Planning A Shower

It's an honor to be included in a friend's wedding party, but it's hard to know what's expected of you when it comes to your pre-wedding role, especially if you're a first-time maid of honor or bridesmaid.

Hosting a bridal shower requires organization and planning ahead, and we've got a step-by-step guide that will help you throw a memorable celebration for that special bride-to-be.

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