In the event that throngs of crazed clients registry that is clutching at Crate & Barrel are any indicator, wedding period is yet again upon us. Before you head off to a higher joyous union on your jam-packed calendar, why don’t we take the time to think on the rich reputation for wedding parties and luxuriate in the understanding that weddings are, at their core, extremely strange.
1. THE WHITE BRIDAL DRESS
Theoretically, today’s wedding dresses are not white. These are generally «Candlelight,» «Warm Ivory,» «Ecru» or «Frost.» But there was clearly a period each time a bride’s wedding attire had been basically the thing that is best in her wardrobe (talk about «off the rack»), and may be any color, also black colored. To convince her groom as she was loaded that she came from a wealthy family, brides would also pile on layers of fur, silk and velvet, as apparently grooms didn’t care if his wife-to-be reeked of sweaty B.O. Leer más