In any culture, tying a knot has a wide list of rituals that are to be followed on the day of wedding which includes a old rhyme from Victorian Era that goes as ”something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue”.
Like with all changes in life regarding food and fashion, there have been quite changes in the celebrating wedding ceremony in present days. This infographic brings some interesting information about wedding traditions across the world that have changed from white dress and veil.
Here are few great old-new-borrowed- blue ideas that can be helpful for th bride to personalize the wedding custom.
- ·Get a vintage garter and make a locket with your family pictures.
- ·Buy a new wedding gown, shoes, get a new key for your house and get your initials embossed on the necklace or a hand kerchief.
- ·Brides can even borrow her mother pearls, get her sister's wedding shoes or get a favourite lipstick of your cousin.
A national survey laid recently have estimated that the average wedding cost in present era can reach $27,021 without including the honeymoon expenses.
The below is the break down of the entire wedding cost:
- ·Engagement ring: $5,130
- ·Wedding planner: $1,753
- ·Rehearsal diner: $1,078
- ·Reception DJ: $929
- ·Photographer: $2,299
- ·Transportation: $669
- ·Wedding gown: $1,121
- ·Wedding cake: $535
- ·Videographer $1,486 and few other expenses.