Marriage and dating customs in italy
The use of the mantilla (a form of headdress) as an everyday accessory goes back to the XVII century, but the custom has been lost and the mantilla is now sometimes worn by older generations as part of a costume or in religious ceremonies.
However, the mantilla is making a comeback in modern times as part of a young bride's wedding attire: brides who want a traditional wedding are opting to wear the traditional lace mantilla instead of a (unity coins), which represent his commitment to support her.
The term confarriato came from the cake of far (spelt, an old variety of wheat), which was dedicated to Jupiter by the high priest and the priest of Jupiter.
Plebiens (free non-citizens), however, had their own form of marriage, called usus.
However, times have now changed and today's brides and grooms exchange the coins as a symbol of the wealth and finances they will equally share.
In Spain, the (wedding ring) is worn on the ring finger of the right hand.
In line with most social events in Spain, most Spanish weddings start late (often the ceremony won't start until 7 p.m.) and finish very, very late (or early, depending on how you look at it).Nevertheless, they are rarely overweight - they still walk a lot because they don't have cars, and don't eat junk food (which is strange enough is considered expensive - compared to home made meals).They do not have to make an effort to live healthy - it just comes natural.Bridesmaids are not a traditional part of Spanish weddings, but with Hollywood's influence, they are becoming so.At the reception, the head table is traditionally set for 6: the bride, the groom and their parents.