Wednesday Wedding Fact: White

Wednesday Wedding Fact: White

It’s “traditional”. The bride wears white, the icing on the cake is white, the table linen is white…what’s with all the WHITE at a wedding? This week’s Wednesday Wedding Fact sets out to explore just WHY everything is white at most...
Wednesday Wedding Fact: Wedding Rings

Wednesday Wedding Fact: Wedding Rings

In this week’s Wednesday Wedding Fact, we look at the custom of exchanging rings during the wedding ceremony. The wedding ring….the ultimate symbol of marriage and love between a couple, has been in use for thousands of years in various wedding ceremonies....
Wednesday Wedding Fact: Bridesmaids

Wednesday Wedding Fact: Bridesmaids

Welcome to yet another Wednesday Wedding Fact, a series of articles where I try to uncover the meanings behind some of the usual traditions at weddings. This week…The Bridesmaid The bridesmaid is a very special type of creature. From a wedding DJ point of view,...
Wednesday Wedding Fact: The Bouquet

Wednesday Wedding Fact: The Bouquet

  Welcome to another Wednesday Wedding Fact. This week, why does the bride traditionally carry a bouquet? It’s another tradition which is steeped in history and goes back centuries I’m afraid. There are also several traceable meanings for this particular...
Wednesday Wedding Fact: The Best Man

Wednesday Wedding Fact: The Best Man

Yes, it’s time for another Wednesday Wedding Fact during which I explore the reasoning behind many of the “traditions” of British weddings. Many of our wedding traditions stem from long ago in Saxon, Roman or even Celtic times. Some of them are from...