Traditional Wedding Dresses
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Traditional Wedding Dresses

Wedding dresses of today are the epitome of wisdom, craftsmanship and passion just like the olden designs where cultures and tribes are using up to this day. The ingenuity of these pieces has traveled their way to centuries and countless brides have worn these traditional garments.

The Hindu wedding includes a variety of rituals that is carried out on the day of the union. They call the wedding dress sari for the bride which is typically in vibrant colors like deep red, gold, silver, maroon, bright blue and purple.

The accessories worn by the bride including the henna that is painted on her hands and the jewelries, lots of them are one of the most luxurious dress-up in the world. All the jewelries owned by the bride and her family both heirlooms and newly bought ones are flaunted during the big day.

The Chinese cheongsam rather have the gold trimmings and floral designs in a glossy fabric that is usually in red.

The African bubba as what they call the bride’s wedding attire is a four piece number that has a top, skirt, shawl and the headdress. These are presented in colors and symbols that characterizes their tribe to point out which part of Africa they came from.

The checkered kilt of the groom is matched with the embellishment on the bride’s gown. It is a tradition in Scotland for the marrying couple to both wear skirts during the wedding.

The Korean bride has a ceremonial dress called the hanbok which is a ball gown having an empire waistline. This is usually created with living colors as the bride wears the circular headdress.

The Japanese kimono is a huge favorite not just of the ancient people and the traditional but the modern fans as well because the contemporary rendition of this is widely used by many races.

The traditional wedding dresses in each culture is unique and the craftsmanship dates back to eras before us that valuing it today is an honor.


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Posted in BridesWedding Dresses on Dec 03rd,2012

One thought on “Traditional Wedding Dresses

  1. Linda

    Hi please can you tell me where I can buy or have made the dress in picture 3, the Chinese style one with the red tulle skirt? I really love it and would like to see if it will suit me.

    Many Thanks