Daddy's Little Bride

Don’t be Afraid…

There is absolutely nothing wrong with stepping away from tradition for your wedding. While traditions are somewhat easier to follow and will be well known by your guests, taking a non-traditional route can help show your creativity and / or just allow you to do things you really want to do. At our wedding, we did away with many traditions because we had already envisioned how we wanted our wedding to be looong before we even got engaged. Sure, my family and friends complained that the wedding would be boring, but my husband I stuck to what we wanted and tuned everyone else out. Our number one request was that there be no children at the wedding or reception. In..

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Perfect Practice Makes Perfect Performance!

People always say “practice makes perfect,” however my wonderful mother always says that is not true. She says “perfect practice makes perfect” and she is so right! Don’t skimp on your father-daughter dance practices people! You should practice at least twice a week starting 2 months in advance of the performance date. Practice for about 1 ½ -2 hours each session in a large enough space that doesn’t have a lot of distractions. You can’t be watching TV and practicing at the same time! And you don’t have to rent a dance studio – you can practice in your living room or den at home. Have your final music ready and practice in the actual shoes that you will wear..

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Selecting Dances and Music for your Father-Daughter Dance

Once you and your father (or groom) have decided to do a fun, non-traditional dance, the next step in the process is to select the dances and accompanying music. Use this website to get some dance ideas and also jot down other dances you may know that are not included on this site (and send them in so that we can add them!). Once you have your dance list, you and your father should go through each dance and determine the ones that both of you can actually do (and feel comfortable doing). We can’t have one professional looking dancer and another who looks like they’ve never danced a day in their life! Lastly, narrow the list down to 7..

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Welcome to DaddysLittleBride.com

Welcome to daddyslittlebride.com! I am sooo excited to launch this website and hope that you enjoy it and find it helpful and practical. If you’re looking to create a fun, upbeat dance medley for your father-daughter dance or any wedding dance, this is the site for you. I have created over 30 videos showing you how to perform dances from every decade. Take a look at the videos under the Dance Moves page, select your favorite dances and put a great, memorable dance medley together for your wedding! And while you’re here, take a look at my other pages: About – Find out about me, Ashley, how I came up with the concept for this site and how I hope..

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