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15 Captivating Traditional Wedding Attires From Around The World

by Landza C. Earwood

Queen Victoria was the first bride who wore a white wedding dress. This made white bridal gowns popular in the world. Before that, brides would usually opt for an outfit that is traditional for their country. Today, in some cultures, wearing a classic white dress is uncommon, because couples prefer wearing their traditional wedding attires. We will show you the most captivating and beautiful wedding outfits from around the world.

1. Japan

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At most weddings in Japan, the bride usually has a change of outfit. The dresses that she wears are often white or red.

2. Ghana

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Bride and groom in Ghana wear wedding clothes that are designed with many different patterns and colors.

3. Romania

 

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Nowadays, most of the people from Romania opt for the modern style when it comes to their wedding clothes, but there are still some people that wear their traditional wedding outfits.

4. The Sami, Northern Europe

Indigenous people who live in Lapland are called Sami. Some details on their clothes might indicate whether people wearing them are single or married.

5. Sri Lanka

At a Sri Lankan wedding, the groom and the bride are equally breathtaking.

6. India


Traditional wedding dresses for brides in India are pink or red.

7. Scotland

Groom’s wedding outfit in Scotland usually includes the kilt that has the design characteristic of his clan. He later put a shawl with the same pattern on the bride, to signify welcoming her into the new family.

8. Pakistan

 

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Most common wedding traditions in Pakistan is the bride wearing a red bridal gown and having henna patterns drawn on her hands.

9. Ethiopia

Majority of the people in Ethiopia are members of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. Their wedding ceremonies resemble those of other orthodox people, including Russians and Greeks.

10. Indonesia

 

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Aessan Gede dan Aesan Paksangko Pakaian adat Sumatra Selatan sangat terkenal dengan sebutan Aesan gede yang melambangkan kebesaran, dan pakaian Aesan paksangko yang melambangkan keanggunan masyarakat Sumatera Selatan. Pakaian adat ini biasanya hanya digunakan saat upacara adat perkawinan. Dengan pemahaman bahwa upacara perkawinan ini merupakan upacara besar. Maka dengan menggunakan Aesan Gede atau Aesan Paksangko sebagai kostum pengantin memiliki makna sesuatu yang sangat anggun, karena kedua pengantin bagaikan raja dan ratu. Pembeda antara corak Aesan Gede dan Aesan Paksongko, jika dirinci sebagai berikut; gaya Aesan Gede berwarna merah jambu dipadu dengan warna keemasan. Kedua warna tersebut diyakini sebagai cerminan keagungan para bangsawan Sriwijaya. Apalagi dengan gemerlap perhiasan pelengkap serta mahkota Aesan Gede, bungo cempako, kembang goyang, dan kelapo standan. Lalu dipadukan dengan baju dodot serta kain songket lepus bermotif napan perak. Pada Aesan Paksangkong. Bagi laki-laki menggunakan songket lepus bersulam emas, jubah motif tabor bunga emas, selempang songket, seluar, serta songkok emeas menghias kepala. Dan bagi perempuan menggunakan teratai penutup dada, baju kurung warna merah ningrat bertabur bunga bintang keemasan, kain songket lepus bersulam emas, serta hiasan kepala berupa mahkota Aesan Paksangkong. Tak ketinggalan pula pernak-pernik penghias baju seperti perhiasan bercitrakan keemasan, kelapo standan, kembang goyang, serta kembang kenango. #paradesignphotography #jakartaphotography #weddingphotography #jakartawedding #vendorwedding #tradisional #java #wedding #solo #adat #instaphoto #instanusantara #indonesia #geonusantara #traditionalweddingphotography #adatpalembang Photo by: @paradesignphotography In frame: Wendrata+Desy

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There are many different ethnic groups in Indonesia, which means that their wedding traditions vary a lot among the islands.

11. China

 

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Traditional bride’s wedding attire in China is a red dress.

12. Hawaii

In the Hawaiian wedding ceremony, the groom is the one who wears all white. The bride usually decorates her hair with flowers.

13. Malaysia

Malaysian traditional wedding attires are usually violet, purple, or cream-colored.

14. Yemenite Jews

 

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Yemenite Jew brides often get married wearing dresses or outfits that have been passed on to them by their ancestors.

15. South Korea

 

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In South Korea, traditional wedding ceremonies are gaining popularity. There is a custom in which the groom carries the bride around the table, and it symbolizes that she can rely on him.

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