Bouquet Toss & Garter Toss
All video stills are thanks to Stratosphere Videography.
Nearing the end of our reception, our DJ asked everyone who would like to participate to meet us outside on the patio for our bouquet and garter toss. This is one area of the whole reception timeline where I felt pretty confident. I used to play softball, so if I can’t throw something at somebody…well, that’d just be sad.
I know that the bouquet toss can be sensitive for some people, but I always loved doing them in other people’s weddings. In fact, Mr. Blue Moon and I caught both the bouquet and the garter at the last wedding we attended together!
So because I love all things competition, and because we knew we wouldn’t pressure anybody to participate, we decided to incorporate this tradition into our reception, and I’m so glad we did! We had a fair number of girls participating, including my three bridesmaids and several of our friends. I gave it my best toss…