Planning

Changing Trends in Wedding Speeches

Wedding speeches are an integral part of the traditional wedding ceremony. This practice has continued to exist even in modern day marriages. The content of speeches used to be very formal in style and content. Today, speeches at weddings are very informal and have a bit of the fun element in them.

As per the tradition only the best man was supposed to offer wedding speech but, this generally accepted practice has changed nowadays. Anyone can speak on the occasion. The father of the groom or the bride or even the groom can speak on the occasion.

In case of a theme based wedding the speech should be consistent with the theme. Whoever is going to give a wedding speech must plan well for the speech. It's better to jot down the content of the speech. The speech must have a concluding remark. The speech should be appreciated by  everyone present in the wedding.

Wedding speeches for the best man are often available on online wedding planning guides. The best man can download the speech from such a site. A funny speech full of humor would be enjoyed by everyone at the wedding. A speech should be one that should make all guests relate themselves with it. The speech must revolve around the bride and groom. The speech must extend heartiest wishes for newly wed couple.

In wedding speeches, it's better to let your natural feelings come out unperturbed. Brevity, spontaneity and simplicity would add to the beauty of the speech. A speech must end with a toast raised to the health and happiness of the bride and groom. The end of the speech usually gives way to the beginning of dinner at wedding reception.

Make sure that you have the right body language and gestures when you are giving a speech. Wedding speeches must match the style, venue, and theme of the wedding. For example, a speech offered at Hawaii weddings or a Florida wedding would be different from one delivered at a beach tropical wedding.