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It is traditional for the bride to throw her bouquet at the reception and for all single women in attendance to try to catching it. Tradition states that the lucky woman who catches the bouquet is said to be the next in line to get married.
A wedding cake is often the centerpiece of a wedding and is usually placed where guests can admire it. This carefully planned masterpiece is a tradition going back to Medieval times.
According to www.weddingceremonyideas.info The Bride & Groom not Seeing Each Other Before the Ceremony comes to us from Jewish tradition. But there’s more…
The flowers begin to bloom, the birds begin to chirp, and there is a longer period of daylight (so it seems). That’s the beauty of spring! Particularly within the Vernal Equinox, which happens at the beginning of spring, so the day and night are equally long but it might seem like the daylight is slightly longer then the night.
Have you ever heard of the saying: Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue. Sounds intriguing but what does it mean? (more…)
Wedding Ceremony Tradition – Handfasting Don’t just get married – Tie The knot! Today, more and more couples are looking for a way to express a deeper commitment to each other.
Where did the wedding veil tradition come from? Rev Pam researches wedding traditions and brings posts the truth about the origins. Beautiful customs from around the world, traditions and ideas to personalize and create the perfect and unique wedding ceremony ritual. (more…)
Handfasting, what exactly is it? When you hear someone say – they are going to tie the knot… why do we know its a wedding?
The Claddagh’s simple and recognizable design displays two hands holding on to a heart, and usually it also has a crown above it. What this means is often said to relate to love, friendship, and loyalty. Which in turn is what the ring stands for.