White dress became fashionable and has become an essential symbol of the wedding ceremony only in the XIX century thanks to Queen Victoria. She became the first woman to put on her wedding dress white. Until this momentous moment the woman choose an outfit that matched the fashion of the era. Norway Traditional Wedding Dresses Around The World
At the wedding, as well as other celebrations wear bunad – A traditional Norwegian costume. Nowadays, you rarely see the bride in something that is not white. However, some people, especially in Asia and Africa, young people prefer the national wedding suit.
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