The Origin of Popular Wedding Traditions

Have you ever wondered how all those wedding traditions started? Why the bride traditionally wears white, why "something old, something new..." and why the bride gives prezzies to the guests?

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Getting married is both one of the most wonderful and one of the most stressful times of your life. From the moment you say 'yes' life becomes a whirlwind of planning – in fact, planning IS your life! Let's see.... Evenings and weekends, formally filled with Netflix and Chill, are now devoted to:

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  • poring over wedding magazines and websites

  • touring bridal exhibitions and potential venues

  • printing save-the-dates, invites, and chasing RSVPs

  • choosing a theme (really?)

  • finding 'THE' dress

  • choosing bridesmaids and their dresses

  • approving (and amending) hubby-to-be's choice of groomsmen