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Did you know that it was Queen Victoria who made WHITE the customary and accepted 'color' for the Bride's Wedding Gown?

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Did you know that the trend to wear a white wedding dress started in 1840 with Queen Victoria?

Step back in time w/ pre-Victorian colors. Did you know white wasn't in vogue until after Queen Victoria’s wedding to Albert of Saxe in 1840!


The "traditional" wedding garb as we know it today first appeared in the late eighteenth century. With the introduction of machine made fabrics and cheap muslins imported from India, and styles inspired by the classical world, by 1800 the white dress with a veil was definitely the one to wear. In 1840 Queen Victoria chose white silk and Honiton lace for her own wedding, and setting the wedding dress rule.The Queen was first to have bridesmaids to carry her train, which also set a tradition…

Did you know Queen Victoria set the trend for wearing white wedding dresses back in 1840? #funfactfriday #weddings

Did you know that before Queen Victoria wore a white wedding dress in the 19th century, it was the norm to wear a coloured gown on your wedding day! | VIA #WEDDINGPINS.NET

Queen Victoria, Princess Astrid of Sweden, Grace Kelly, and Kate Middleton all used the white, bell-... - Provided by Town and Country