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Tell Us About Your Craziest #WeddingMishap! Plus, Enter Our @SheSpeaksUp Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Tell Us About Your Craziest #WeddingMishap! Plus, Enter Our @SheSpeaksUp Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Brides all want their wedding day to be perfect, but sadly, that is not always how it turns out. From rainy weather to falls down the aisle to an embarrassing guest, we have all seen something at a wedding that we wish didn’t happen. We just hope that everyone can laugh about it later!

What surprise happened at a wedding you attended… or at your own? Briefly tell us in the comments section below - we will randomly select three winners who will each get a $25 Amazon gift card!

In addition, our favorite stories will be featured in a future SheSpeaks newsletter. And as a thank you to those who are selected, comments we use in our newsletter will also receive a $25 Amazon gift card.

Let others know you entered! Click here to Tweet: "I told my crazy #WeddingMishap and entered to win a gift card, thx to @SheSpeaksUp! bit.ly/1TA3KAJ"

*Three lucky commenters will be chosen at random to receive a $25 Amazon gift card. Giveaway is open through May 29th, 2016 to U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. Entrants must be a member of SheSpeaks. If you are not a member, click here to join. Winner will be notified by email. We will also notify those who submit comments that will be included in a future newsletter by email. Stories may be slightly edited for publication.

Update: Thanks to all for entering! The winners are SheSpeaks members MusicLady1022, Duhduhdestany, and sammosam. Congrats to them!

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  • kinkihair By kinkihair
    05.11.16  

    I once went to a friends wedding and just before the bridal party walked in I got a severe case of the giggles. I can't recall what was said but it was giggle loop levels of giggling. I was nearly hyperventilating I was giggling so hard, and I could NOT stop . I finally had to run to the bathroom to compose myself and missed them walking in.

  • mbecklund55 By mbecklund55
    05.11.16  

    The caterer had a van accident and never showed up and we had no food at the wedding reception.

  • elisse By elisse
    05.11.16  

    My husband spent the night before our wedding working until the wee hours of the morning, with the help of two of our wedding guests, to finish the wiring on the Theatre where we were to be married! i was a Total nervous wreck! But they did it, and we were married there, and the band could plug in their amplifiers and all was well! PHEW!

  • Delphinium54 By Delphinium54
    05.11.16  

    My husband, a pilot as well as a pastor, was asked to perform a wedding ceremony while on a hot air balloon ride. The day came but the weather didn't cooperate so the flight and wedding were postponed to the next day. Plan B had a similar problem so for safety's sake, the flight and wedding were indefinitely postponed. I am not sure but I think the wedding was never held--I know the balloon flight never took place.

  • MusicLady1022 By MusicLady1022
    05.11.16  

    Instead of walking slowing the flower girl and ring bearer held hands and skipped fast down the aisle. Everyone was laughing. They were so cute.

  • Tikkun By Tikkun
    05.11.16  

    We were on our way to City Hall with my Dad driving, and I told him to turn around and go home. Fortunately he ignored me, and we have been married almost 44 years, and, as my husband has said often quoting Henny Youngman, many of them have been happy!

  • SaabStory By SaabStory
    05.11.16  

    We hired a group with strolling violin players plus an accordion player for my wedding reception to play during dinner. As we were enjoying dinner all of a sudden we heard Jingle Bells playing (my wedding was in May!). Turns out when the group asked a certain table if they had any requests, my 7-year old brother in law really wanted to hear some Christmas music.

  • lilannie By lilannie
    05.11.16  

    They forgot to bring the rings!

  • TinaNicole80 By TinaNicole80
    05.11.16  

    My husband asked our photographer if she was comfortable shooting a film camera instead of digital (as he is a photographer and prefers film), which she stated she was and there was not one good photo of just the two of us from our professional :(

  • TSReed By TSReed
    05.11.16  

    We had finished saying our pieces and the minister told me to place the ring on his finger. I reached for the wrong hand. He tried to switch, but I wouldn't let him! I don't know what, or if, I was thinking. After the ceremony, the minister told hubby he had a way out if he wanted. I was not amused then, but it's funny now!

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