Chief Bridesmaid

What is a Chief Bridesmaid?

The Chief Bridesmaid, also known as the Maid of Honor or Matron of Honor has a role of great importance within the wedding party.

She essentially mirrors the role of the best man and is more often than not the bride’s elder sister or best friend.

Key Points

  • The chief bridesmaid normally co-ordinates the bride’s hen party.
  • She will organize the activities, get the girls together, and organize the party.
  • The chief bridesmaid needs to make sure that the bride is happy with what’s going on and doesn’t feel uncomfortable with any aspect of the party.
  • The chief bridesmaid is sometimes referred to as “chiefie” as slang.
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