Man on the Street:
The Garter Toss

Brides Behind the Scenes, Grooms

We asked five guys: What do you think about the garter toss?

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"It's tacky. The worst part is the music they play during the toss. Ugh."
—Joe C., 28

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"It's pretty fun—depending on how old the bride is."
—Randy S., 24

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"I actually caught it once, and it was so cheesy. I'd never do it at my own wedding."
—Matt B., 27

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Photo by Luigi Menduni/BRIDES

"I like it, because if you grab it, you get to touch the woman who caught the bouquet."
—Frank L., 28

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Photo by Luigi Menduni/BRIDES

"I hate it! I run away when it's happening so I don't have to catch the thing."
—Danny S., 29

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