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Traditional, Colorful Wedding Garb from Around the World

No matter how many weddings you’ve attended here in the States, with however many different and interesting themes, chances are most of them were a traditional “white wedding.” Perhaps there were pops of color from the beautiful flowers or the bridesmaids’ dresses, but more often than not, American brides choose to wear a floor-length white gown. Going “offbeat” and wearing a non-traditional, colorful wedding dress is becoming more popular in the U.S., but wearing brightly-colored wedding garb is nothing new in many countries around the world. Here’s a sample of some of the most vivid and bold ceremonial wear donned by brides and grooms around the globe:


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