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9 edition of A bride"s book of wedding traditions found in the catalog.

A bride"s book of wedding traditions

by Arlene Hamilton Stewart

  • 36 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Hearst Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wedding etiquette.,
  • Weddings -- Planning.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-305) and index.

    StatementArlene Hamilton Stewart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ2051 .S7 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 316 p. ;
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1113605M
    ISBN 100688127681
    LC Control Number94039521
    OCLC/WorldCa31291869

    Jaimie Mackey was the Brides real weddings editor from to She also worked as a luxury wedding planning producing over high-end weddings and events over four wedding . The Best Wedding Venues in America: The South We asked more than 1, brides and grooms from coast to coast to rate their wedding location on everything from the service to the food to the view.

    Condition: Good. Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: William Morrow. Pub. Date: Pages: This is a used book in good condition and may show some signs of use or wear. From a pair of just-married Americans cutting the cake to an Indian bride and groom, symbolically cleansing their hands over the purification fire, these 30 illustrations depict a rich array of bridal customs. Romantic images of nuptial traditions from Japan, Hawaii, Norway, Greece, Italy, and other countries.

    One tradition commonly practiced in the south is to bury a bottle of bourbon upside down at the ceremony’s location exactly one month before the wedding day. On the day of the wedding, the bottle is dug up and enjoyed with family and friends. The tradition is believed to prevent rain, and to potentially lose a perfectly good bottle of bourbon. Wedding Traditions You Can Skip. “In the ‘Book of Common Prayer,’ published in , during Medieval England, it was customary for .


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Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index Access-restricted-item true Internet Archive Books. Scanned in : A Bride's Book of Wedding Traditions is quite well-written. The smooth prose presents information in a clear and concise format while informing the bride-to-be/reader of the symbolism behind familiar wedding traditions, and introducing traditions from other cultures.

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This book is subject to revision when deemed necessary by the publisher or author. The History of Something Old, Something New. The famous wedding recipe derives from the Old English rhyme, "Something Olde, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, A Sixpence in your Shoe"—which names the four good-luck objects (plus a sixpence) a bride should include somewhere in her wedding outfit or carry with her on her wedding day.

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Yikes. In English tradition, Wednesday is considered the "best day" to Author: The Knot. In our brief history of the most common wedding traditions we discuss the history behind these customs and how they came to be. Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue This rhyme is one of the most well-known wedding customs that is used in weddings and perpetuated in television and movies.

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