The Origins of Popular Wedding Traditions
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The Origins of Popular Wedding Traditions

The Origins of Popular Wedding Traditions   In our increasingly advanced world, weddings are one of the few events where beloved, old-fashioned traditions are openly celebrated. While now we consider many of these rituals or customs to be commonplace, many of these time-honored traditions have interesting historical origins. Some hail from the Victorian era, when…

Victorian Wedding Fashion: Tradition and Preparation for the Ceremony  Part I. Dress of the bride
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Victorian Wedding Fashion: Tradition and Preparation for the Ceremony Part I. Dress of the bride

The Victorian wedding traditions that have developed during the reign of Queen Victoria have had a big impact on how they celebrate the wedding day to this day. It was a truly intense fashion period, still inspiring designers, brides, and, of course, needlewomen. The wedding day is the most significant event in the life of…