In the world of weddings, trends come and go with relative regularity, but regardless of which bridal styles are in or out, and whether a rustic barn or hotel ballroom is considered en vogue at the moment, some traditions have true staying power. (You know the ones: Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, a silver sixpence in your shoe.) But have you ever actually wondered what those traditions mean? Just in case, British jewelry company Ingle & Rhode did a little digging to unearth the stories behind behind these time-honored traditions. Keep reading to find out what they mean.
Tradition #1: Wearing Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue
Tradition #2: Throwing Confetti
Tradition #4: Giving Almonds as Favors