Ah, bachelorette parties. That fleeting, extremely classy, time when bidding farewell to a friend's singledom means rocking matching (often puffy-painted) tees, total debauchery and visions of banana hammocks burned into your head… for life.
Still, while we're not faulting this grand tradition — there are ways to do it without following every cheesy cliche in the book (minus the penis cake … that's just a must).
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