Groomsmen Duties Guide

Taking on the role as a groomsman at a wedding is both an overwhelming and exciting task. While you may be ecstatic that one of your very close friends is getting married, you’re also not sure where to begin when it comes to being a groomsman. That’s where Personal Creations comes in, with the Ultimate Groomsmen Duties Guide. From the proposal all the way up to the reception, this handy guide gives groomsmen a step-by-step timeline of what they need to know in order to be the best in their bridal party.

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Groomsmen Gifts

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Best Wedding Ties For Summer Weddings

When it comes to picking groom and groomsmen accessories, such as wedding ties, for your summer wedding, where do you begin? Bright colors or pastels? Or perhaps both? We’re here to help. Summer wedding style comes down to letting colors, patterns and fabrics come into their own. We created three congenial collections that are pure summer style. Whether you need to coordinate with your bridesmaid dresses or you’re just looking for that “it” accessory to make your wedding party shine, these accessories fit the bill. Sidestep those short-lived wedding trends and go with these time-proven, bride approved collections. 

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Pink Gingham   |   Blue Gingham   |   Wheat Gingham   |   Silver Gingham   |   Navy Gingham

Grooms In Gingham 

Gentleman LOVE gingham. And brides love this modern gingham tie collection. Win-Win. Regardless of your wedding style, gingham wedding ties fit the bill. We recommend putting the groom in a gingham tie and the groomsmen in gingham bow ties. 


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Striped Tie    |    Pin Dot Tie    |    Gingham Tie   |    Knit Tie   |   Textured Tie

Something Blue

Throw a nod to tradition while simultaneously emulating those ocean blues with any one of these wedding ties in a striking blue hue. Deck your wedding party out in variations of blue neckties or choose your favorite pattern. You can’t go wrong with any of these stylish wedding ties. 


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Pastel Yellow Tie   |  Pastel Madras Tie   |  Pastel Purple Tie  |  Pastel Pink Tie  |  Pastel Blue Tie

Pastel Perfection 

These aren’t your mom’s pastels. Infuse a delicate chicness into your wedding part with a contemporary and cool pastel wedding tie. This collection has been wildly popular with brides planning outdoor summer weddings -especially garden weddings. We love these pastels paired with linen suits. 

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Honeymoon Ideas

  1. Ziplining
  2. Winery trip
  3. Camping 
  4. Beach getaway 
  5. Game night out
  6. Road trip
  7. Skydiving 
  8. Renew your wedding vows
  9. Go for a boat ride
  10. Make dinner together
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  11. Watch a movie
  12. Take a long walk together
  13. Visit your hometown
  14. Go watch a play
  15. Go to the botanical gardens
  16. Go ice skating
  17. Go on a plane ride
  18. Go kayaking
  19. Volunteer together
  20. Learn a new activity together
  21. Be tourists for the day
  22. Bowling
  23. Visit the aquarium
  24. Go horseback riding
  25. Hit up the farmers’ market
  26. Go to a jazz club
  27. Make personalized scavenger hunts for each other
  28. Get massages
  29. Go dancing
  30. Go shopping
  31. Watch a comedy show
  32. Spend the night by the fireplace
  33. Head to the drive-In
  34. Venture Into the Kitchen
  35. Serenade each other
  36. Fulfill your bucket list
  37. Meet for drinks at a local landmark
  38. Take a scenic hike where you first met
  39. Take a day trip together to your favorite spot
  40. Rent a cabin for a weekend away, in the woods or next to a lake or ocean
  41. Take a scenic train trip
  42. Get dressed up to the nines and visit the opera
  43. Go fishing
  44. Have your own personal photo shoot
  45. Watch your wedding video
  46. Mystery trip
  47. Urban exploration
  48. Lunch surprise
  49. Hotel weekend splurge
  50. Technology tune-out


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How To Be The Best Groom

Just a few ideas to help you for the big day…

1. Wedding Day Gift For Her- Haven’t seen her dress? That’s Okay! Click here to see how we make that work!

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 2. Write Your Own Speech

A wedding speech to knock her socks off and leave everyone in tears and laughter is the goal here. The WeddingSpeechBuilder is the coolest site to help you write the best speech ever! You receive a vault of smart, sentimental and witty groom speech samples, groom speech examples and groom speech templates.

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3. A Wedding Photo With Just The Boys

Why not surprise her with a few fun photos that you and your boys have see more photo ideas. 

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4. Get Involved

Get involved and help her along the way. Maybe hire a wedding planner or wedding coordinator to help you both in the process so she doesn’t get stressed to the max. Choosing a destination wedding location means less planning is needed and can both enjoy your engagement. A happy bride is a happy engagement.

There are going to be a lot of people involved; Mother, Mother-In-Law, Maid of Honor, etc. If these key people are barraging your bride or if your bride is getting irritated it is time for you to step in and protect her. You are both planning the most magical day and you want her to enjoy every element.

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5. Get Dressed To The Nines

She is wearing a new wedding dress. You can even purchase a new suit, which you can wear again. Along with an new shirt, tie and shoes. Get a good shave and new haircut. Break in your wedding shoes before your wear them.

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6. Keep Your Groomsmen In The Loop

These are your boys so keep them in the loop and in check. It is your duty to remove all of this off of your bride’s plate. You are in charge of them, so let her know you have this taken care of. 

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7. Don’t Start Your Wedding Day Tired & Hungover

Don’t drink too much the night before. You want to fully enjoy your big day.

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8. Groom Wedding Day Planning Checklist

Where are the rings??? Don’t panic!!! Your checklist will keep you focused on your groom duties. Your lovely bride can help you with this wedding checklist as well.groom duties checklist

9. Sneak Away

Pull her aside during the reception to reconnect. You will both want to savor the moment of being husband and wife without the chaos of everyone around you both. Just five minutes will connect you both so you can tackle the rest of your evening.

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Gift ideas for your bride and groom gift exchange

Something that has been a long standing tradition is the wedding gift exchange that takes place between the bride and the groom. While not everyone heeds this time-honoured ritual, there are many couples who do and this can create a worry about what the best gift to give your partner could possibly be. Some couples say that their gift from their partner can be a magical experience and works to further remind them of their love for one another, while others say that it makes the whole wedding occasion that much more special. Regardless of your beliefs or budget, we have come up with some romantic and unique gift giving ideas that you could use to inspire you when it comes down to presenting your bride or groom with the perfect pre-wedding gift.

Wedding Gift Exchange Ideas

Something sparkly

You can never go wrong with something sparkly when it comes to a wedding occasion. Why not consider a pair of cufflinks with a photo memory on them if you are shopping for your husband to be or an engraved bracelet if you are shopping for your bride to be?

Love note

If you can get some help when it comes to stealing the shoes of your partner to be, then it could be a great idea to write a quote, some song lyrics or a short poem on the bottom of them in a sharpie pen.

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Wedding dress sketch

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Small touches

Sometimes the smallest of gestures make the biggest impact, which is why you really don’t have to break the bank when it comes to making your partner feel special. By organising the delivery of their favourite caffeinated beverage to sending sweets or a cute postcard, you can really make your other half’s day that extra special, as a lovely wedding day gift exchange idea. 

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A helping hand

If you have noticed that your other half is stressed out with wedding planning and are looking for a more practical gift to give them, then perhaps it would be ideal to offer them some assistance in the form of organisation. From sorting out the catering to hiring a wedding DJ in Kent, the gesture of helping your partner to make your big day as easy to come to fruition as possible gift exchange

A scent

If you are feeling brave then picking out a fresh bottle of perfume or cologne could be the ideal gift for you to give to your partner! The great thing about smells is that they can take you back to another place and time which is why picking out the perfume or aftershave for your partner will allow you to always have the memory of your wedding day linked back to that particular smell.

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Whether it’s for a West End show, to see their favourite band or artist or some surprise plane tickets that make up part of your honeymoon, tickets are a great way to gift an experience to your partner. The fantastic thing about this gift is that you do something together too!


If you are feeling creative then why not compile a scrapbook of images, notes and small items that bring back memories? Tell your love story in the most personalised way personal through creating a scrapbook that you two can look back on for years to come for a wedding gift exchange she will love!wedding gift exchange

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