Wedding traditions and how to make them work for you
Many brides are surprised by how traditional they become as they work through the process of planning their wedding. One reason is that traditions often create a cement that binds a group together, however being playful with wedding traditions can bring a freshness to the ceremony that allows everybody to have a deeper experience. For example, when Abby Mershon got married recently in Minnesota it was her 92-year-old grandmother who served as the flower girl.
Georgiana Arlt, had never participated in a wedding except her own, and her eight children, 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren were all delighted to have her centre stage. As the bride says, “I was in hiding and I heard people shouting and clapping so I had to peek through the window. People were cheering. It was amazing. That's exactly what I wanted. I wouldn't have wanted anything less than make my grandma feel special.”Read More