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Bridesmaids Are So Hot Right Now

Typically, she plays second fiddle to the bride -- but these days, a bridesmaid is a pretty popular woman. At the end of April, Pippa Middleton got people buzzing as the maid of honor at her sister Kate's wedding to Prince William, then nabbed the cover of People magazine, which dubbed her "the knockout sibling who stole the show." And on May 13, Kristin Wiig (above left) stars in the glowingly reviewed comedy Bridesmaids, playing an Everywoman coping with the upcoming nuptials of her best friend (Maya Rudolph, above right). Here, a tribute to bridesmaids through history -- plus the reasons we love them so. (Michael Buckner/Getty Images/
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