Tag Archives : Traditions

Bridal Shower Favors and Traditions


There’s no doubt that bridal shower traditions have changed greatly over the years, but some aspects will always be the same. Whether you’re planning a traditional shower or something a little more creative, Her Bridal Favors can help you create the perfect event. Traditional Bridal Showers Just because you’re throwing a traditional bridal shower doesn’t mean it has to be…

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Western Wedding Traditions and Where They Come From


There are many customs in society that people simply take for granted and thus barely even consider why it is done or how it originated. The western wedding ceremony, for example, is considerably replete with somewhat ridiculous ritual that few seem to really understand at all, other than that it is just “how it’s done”. Ironically many of the rituals…

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Wedding Traditions Of Eastern Europe’s Northern Region


Wedding traditions in Eastern Europe has so much history to it that a history book on this subject alone can be written. For the countries of Estonia and Lithuania, they may include some of the oddest traditions of them all. Estonia The country of Estonia may in fact have the oddest wedding traditions of any other country. How much is…

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Wedding Traditions Of Eastern Europe’s Western Region


Wedding traditions in the western region of Eastern Europe is very simple, but yet done with a sense of history in each of their wedding ceremonies and receptions. For countries such as the Czech Republic and Poland, their history’s go back for hundreds of years and yet their traditions continue, to go along with a more modern take as well.…

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Bridal Shower Traditions


We take bridal showers pretty much for granted as part of the package when a woman is getting married, but do you know the history and traditions behind bridal showers? From their legendary origins to etiquette to traditional shower themes, this is what you should know about bridal showers. It is said that the first bridal shower took place to…

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Popular Asian Wedding Traditions


An Asian wedding is as colorful as the festivities this region is popular for. Asia is very respectful of its traditions and customs. And while there are many Western cultural influences already, during special occasions such as weddings, the people pay homage to the meaningful and colorful traditions of their nation. Here are some popular Asian wedding traditions that reflect…

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Popular Wedding Traditions


Do you ever stop and wonder where our wedding traditions and rituals come from? Why does the groom carry the bride over the threshold of their new home together? Why do we throw rice? What are the meanings behind the colors in a wedding? Ancient traditions have become ingrained enough in our society that they are practically unseen. It’s time…

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