What is the traditional role of the best man?

What is the traditional role of the best man?

The best man may be tasked with duties such as organizing the bachelor party, collecting money and purchasing a gift for the groom, and helping the groom and groomsmen to pick out what they'll be wearing to the wedding. But their duties don't stop there.

How many groomsmen are there?

In the weddings we have outfitted, the average number of groomsmen tends to be around 6 handsome humans. If knowing the typical number of groomsmen helps you justify your lineup, that's great, but every wedding is different.

Who can be a groomsmen?

The groom usually asks males relatives or close friends to stand as his groomsmen at the wedding. He may also choose to ask the spouse or significant other of one of the bridesmaids if he and his bride spend a lot of time with them as a couple. The groom asks his brother, best friend or father to be his best man.

What are groomsmen responsible for?

Groomsmen | Groomsmen are responsible for providing support to the groom both in the days prior to the wedding and the wedding day itself. Similarly to the bridesmaids, the groomsmen are typically comprised of brothers and/or good friends. If the bride has any brothers, these are sometimes asked to be groomsmen.

Can a groomsman be married?

Bridesmaids and groomsmen can be married. They do not have to be single. Your wedding party should be composed of people you care about and who care about you regardless of marital status. Your wedding party is pivotal to celebrating your wedding day.

What should I expect as a groomsman?

Role of a Groomsman Supports the groom, advises him, listens to any pre-wedding nervousness. Assists the groom in picking out what the groomsmen are going to wear. Gets measured at the formalwear shop or promptly sends his measurements to them and offers to pick up and return the suits.