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CONSIDER A CRUISE ...
Sure, Las Vegas sounds fun, but few things can compete with a day at the beach in Mexico followed by a weekend of sipping, sunbathing and snorkeling on the high seas with your best girlfriends à la Julianne Hough's pre-wedding party. #BEACHelorette, indeed.
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... OR A FAR-AWAY PLACE
For Pretty Little Liars star Troian Bellisario, sticking to a stateside fête was out of the question — instead, the actress opted for an Italian getaway that included Insta-worthy squad shots (pictured), sightseeing and all the food.
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DON'T FORGET THE FAVORS
It's no surprise Lauren Conrad had adorable ring-shaped cookies for her bachelorette partygoers. "Almost too cute to eat. Almost," the lifestyle guru wrote on Instagram, captioning the treat.
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DOCUMENT EVERY. SINGLE. MOMENT.
A few days before tying the knot with now-husband Kanye West, Kim Kardashian brought her close friends and family to Paris, where the glam group was spotted taking strolls by the Eiffel Tower and Louvre. We'd be shocked if there weren't enough group pics taken for at least a decade's worth of #TBTs.
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MAKE IT YOUR OWN (YOU ARE THE BRIDE, AFTER ALL)
Chrissy Teigen made it clear before even embarking on her bachelorette party with her friends that the day wouldn't include any props. "No penis. No Vegas. We're just gonna totally relax in Mexico," she told Cosmopolitan of her plans. "And it's not like Cancun, Mexico." Instead, the model opted for cooking classes, a tequila and ceviche tasting and, of course, lounging at the beach.
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KNOW IT'S OK TO SKIP THE BOOZE
Kelly Clarkson channeled her inner kid by throwing an adult tea party with her friends in lieu of a wild celebration.
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TURN IT INTO A FAMILY AFFAIR
Princess Kate joined her younger sister, bride-to-be Pippa Middleton, for her bachelorette party — or hen party, as it's known in the U.K. — on the slopes of Meribel in the French Alps. The sisters joined Pippa's group of pals, who skiied during the day and enjoyed the luxury of a catered chalet with a maid and a chef in the evening.