cheers, my dear!
BRIDESMAID GUIDE TO THE WEDDING DAY
This seems obvious, but you'd be surprised how many people forget this extra nicety. Before the wedding chaos ensues, take a moment to congratulate the bride (and to tell her how beautiful she looks. Better yet express sentiments by having a mini toast with mimosas: a cocktail easily made by combining equal parts champagne and chilled citrus fruit juice, usually orange juice.