Wedding Dresses are worn by bride and groom during wedding ceremony. Ever since human beings started practicing wedding or it formed in to an institutionalized function, people started using special dresses on that big day of their life. Though the function, wedding, is universal in natural all across the world the function has its own color and influence despite the culture where they belong. Different colored dresses are being used during wedding function. But majority brides uses white or off white or ivory white wedding dress and groom uses black coats in western part of the countries. In eastern part of countries, brides wear red which is considered as an auspicious color.
East or West the wedding dress always a talk of the town
Different types of costumes are being used during wedding. It all depends on the culture, religion and region where the wedding participants belong, how the wedding dress remains to be. Traditionally there are lots of differences between western and eastern wedding dress. Eastern wedding dresses are more in to color – seducing colors and with lots of ornamental designs. The richness in the wedding attire carries the family richness of the bride and their social back ground. In western style, while or off while wedding dress or gowns are the traditional style of wedding dress. These wedding dresses usually embedded with pearls and other costly beadings to show case the richness of the family.
East has a traditional richness
Eastern countries do wear their traditional wedding dresses. But in some metro cities of China especially in the main land China, the tendency is such that people started wearing western wedding dresses for wedding function and following reception, they wear their traditional wedding dresses. This way they balance between the new trends and also maintain the traditional dressing too. Countries like India, Pakistan, Sri Lank and Bangladesh still continue their rich heritage of traditional wedding dresses, especially the highly embroidered wedding sarees. They use naturally developed Silk materials to weave out the sarees and adore it with gold or silver laced rich embroidery works.
Westerns are modern with serenity
Moving to Europe and American continents, Far Eastern countries, Japan and Australia, it is all about wedding gown dress. There are different types of wedding dress one can choose for the function that can be themed to match with the location of the wedding environment. The present form of western wedding dress has a legacy starting from Queen Victoria era. In 1840 when Queen Victoria married to Albert of Saxe-Coburg, she wore a wedding dress with some rich, costly lacing. It was a white costume and there after many royal families and affluent people started to follow the same kind of wedding dress as an inevitable attire to wedding function.
Changes are inevitable
Wedding is one of the precious moments in women and men’s life. It is so simple to understand that everybody wanted to make their big day as one of the best and beautiful day in their life. People add color and value to the rich moment of their life with lot of thoughts and inspirations. Because, marriage is still considered as one of sacred moment in people’s life, so they put lot of efforts on their attires and jewelries. Let whatever be the religion and tradition, everybody celebrate wedding function with lot of pleasure and entertainment. Wedding dress, of course is the standing symbol which stood with time with lot of innovations and improvements. We can still expect lot of changes in the wedding dress when time passes, as changes are inevitable!