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Ever wondered why girls wear a white dress on their wedding? In February 1840, Queen Victoria married Prince Albert and wore a white dress. That was the day when the trend started and it continues till date. There are many connotations behind the white color, it symbolises purity and virginity but Queen Victoria wore it just because she loved white color.
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Earlier, brides used to wear the best dress they had on their weddings. Rich ones used to purchase whereas poor brides used to wear the best church dress they had.
Goldey's Lady Book was a popular magazine in those days and it said White is the most fitting hue, whatever may be the material.
White was often wore on special occasions as if it was meant to be special from the very beginning.
The Bride had to look different from other people and white solved the problem.
The trend had been set up and no one or only a few dared to change the trend but couldn't change it.
P S. According to me, wedding is about two people starting a new life, it symbolizes equality and color doesn't matter.
So if you want to change the trend go ahead.